LIBRARY

LIBRARY

       LIBRARY

 

ABOUT THE LIBRARY:

                        NPR Arts and Science college has an excellent library. The library was established in the academic year 2005-2006 with 1315 volumes. It is one of the best established library with  a large collection of books covering various branches of computer science, Information Technology, BCA, commerce and management, science and humanities and its related fields.

.Our College library follows open access system.

FACULTY DETAILS

NAME OF THE STAFF

DESIGNATION

QUALIFICATION

EXPERIENCE

A.J.JEYASEELAN

LIBRARIAN

M.L.ISc.,PGDCA

13 years

M.PRKASH

ASSISTANT LIBRAIAN

MCom, MLISC,M.Phil.,,DIT

8 years

INFRASTRUCTURE:                    

                       The library is located in the ground floor in main administrative block and its spread over 2400 sq ft    with a   

  • Separate Stacking Section
  • Long reading Hall
  • Comfortable reference and circulation section

STACKING SECTION:

                      Library books are classified to arrange in subject wise, alphabetical order in Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC).

READING SECTION:   

                   The reading hall provided in the library.

REFERENCE SECTION:

                           The library consists of about 500reference books of all departments. The collection of thesis, Dissertations, Bound volumes, competitive exam books for GATE, GRE, IEEE, TOFFEL, GMAT, civil services of IAS, IPS, IFS and defense examination of army, navy and air force,  hospitality, nursing, TNPSC group I,II,III and VI,VII,VIII and NET, SET examinations, MKU question bank, NPR Internal questions with answer key. Syllabus, Tamil, English, Hindi, French, Dictionaries also available here

 

            LIBRARY RULES AND REGULATIONS:              

Arts and science college library is mainly for the use of staff members and  students of the college. The number of books issued will be varying according to the membership category.

MEMBERS

ENTITLEMENTS

BORROWING

TEACHING STAFF

7 BOOKS

1 MONTH

NON-TEACHING STAFF

2 BOOKS

1 MONTH

GI- STAFF

2 BOOKS

1 MONTH

STUDENTS

2 BOOKS

7 DAYS

  • Students are eligible to borrow books.
  • The books should be returned within 7 days from the date of issue
  • Renewal is also allowed if the concerned book is not reserved by others.
  • Library follows the open access system. Hence books taken out of the rack    shall not be replaced. They  should be left on the table.
  • Users must scan their ID card in e-GATE Register kept at the entrance while entry / exit to record their entry into the Library.
  • Books will be issued to the students only on production of the valid ID card 
  • Loss of books issued, if any should be reported to the Librarian immediately
  • Members must replace the book if lost with latest edition along with overdue charges. If the borrower’s is unable to replace the lost book, triple the cost of the book will be collected.
  • Journals and Back volumes will not be issued         
  • Personal books and files should be left on the rack at the entrance of the library. Plain sheets may be taken instead
  • Use of Mobile Phones inside the library is strictly prohibited. 
  • Discussions are not allowed inside the library
  • Strict silence should be observed in the library.

LIBRARY RESOURCES:

                                                                  PERIODICALS

MAGAZINES:

                 I) General Magazines:

  • Puthiya thalaimurai
  • Puthiya thalaimurai kalvi
  • Sport star
  • Tamil computer
  • Employment news
  • Employment services

                    II) Computer magazines:

  • Digit
  • PC Quest
  • Electronics for you
  • Computer success review with GK
  • Wisdom

 

JOURNALS:

             Journals are of two types:

  • National
  • International

ENGLISH:

NATIONAL:

                     (1) Readers Digest / ISSUES: 12

                     (2) Journal of linguistics and literature / ISSUES:2

INTERNATIONAL:

                       (1) ELT Journal / ISSUES: 4

                      (2) Journal of teacher education / ISSUES: 5

PHYSICS:

NATIONAL:

                             (1) Physics for you / ISSUES:12

                             (2) Physics Today / ISSUES: 12

INTERNATIONAL:

                         (1) International journal of physics / Issues: 2                            

                         (2) Indian journal of material physics / ISSUES: 2

CHEMISTRY:

NATIONAL:

                              (1) Indian journal of advanced chemistry / ISSUES: 2

                              (2) Journal of modern chemistry and chemical technology / ISSUES: 3

 

INTERNATIONAL:

                         (1) International journal of analytical and applied chemistry / ISSUES:2

                         (2) International journal of syntheses and characterization / ISSUES:2

MATHEMATICS:

NATIONAL:

                              (1) Global journal of pure and applied mathematics / ISSUES: 4

                              (2) Journal of mathematics / ISSUES: 4         

INTERNATIONAL:

                              (1) International journal of mathematics / ISSUES:2

                              (2) International journal of combination graph theory and application / ISSUES: 2

 

COMMERCE AND MANAGEMENT:

NATIONAL:

                              (1) Indian journal of marketing management and research / ISSUES: 2

                              (2) Journal of management / ISSUES: 6

INTERNATIONAL:

                          (1) International journal entrepreneurship and management research / ISSUES:2

                          (2) International journal of marketing and human research management /ISSUES:3

COMMERCE WITH CA:

NATIONAL:

                          (1) Indian journal of marketing / ISSUES:12

                          (2) Invent impact: Business research and reviews / ISSUES: 4

INTERNATIONAL:

                          (1) International journal of multimedia and technology / ISSUES: 2

COMPUTER SCIENCE (CS):

NATIONAL:

                               (1) International journal of computer application /ISSUES:2

                                (2) Image and video processing / ISSUES:2

INTERNATIONAL:

                           (1) Sigarch computer (architecture) / ISSUES:6

                                (2) Sigplan (programming of language) / ISSUES:12

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT):

NATIONAL:

                           (1) Tech research and reviews / ISSUES: 2

                                 (2) Current trends in information technology / ISSUES: 4

INTERNATIONAL:

                                (1) International journal of information tech / ISSUES: 2

                                (2) International journal on information tech / ISSUES: 3

 

BCA AND SOFTWARE:

NATIONAL:

                           (1) Journal of advanced research in computer technology and software application / ISSUES: 2

                                 (2)Progress in computing application / ISSUES: 2

INTERNATIONAL:

                                (1) International journal of software computing and testing /ISSUES: 2

                                (2) International journal of computer science and programming language/ISSUES:2

TYPES OF JOURNALS

NO OF JOURNALS

AMOUNT

NATIONAL JOURNALS

18

57,570

INTERNATIONAL JOURNALS

17

59,277

TOTAL

35

1,16,847

E-RESORUCES:

                                        DELNET:Developing library Network      

NEWSPAPERS:

  • Dina malar
  • Dina thanthi
  • Dina mani
  • The Hindu
  • New Indian Express

                                                   LIBRARY ABSTRACT

                                              [AS PER DEPARTMENT WISE]

S.No

Deparments

Titles

Volumes

1

General

1113

1498

2

Tamil

433

448

3

English

1279

2527

4

Physics

677

681

5

Chemistry

46

75

6

Mathematics

465

520

7

Commerce

576

904

8

Commerce with CA

503

733

9

BBA

538

773

10

Computer Science

716

806

11

Computer Application & M.Sc(CS&IT)

377

439

12

Information Technology

345

596

13

Software

306

571

14

Biology

51

60

15

HM & CS

287

369

 

TOTAL

7712

11000

No. of volume:

VOLUMES:      11000

TITLES:             7712

(The Stock of Library books as on 31.12.20)

LIBRARY BOOKS STATISTICS

S.No

Year

No of Books

1

2005-2006

1315

2

2006-2007

1950

3

2007-2008

1490

4

2008-2009

1800

5

2009-2010

1106

6

2010-2011

918

7

2011-2012

1049

8

2012-2013

258

9

2013-2014

261

10

2014-2015

358

11

2015-2016

-

12

2016-2017

75

13

2017-2018

350

14

2018-2019

70

TOTAL

11,000

DIGITAL RESOURCES

Browsing – the library is connected to the 16 mbps internet service hub of the library and has 4 systems for accessing the Inter net from 9.30 – 3.30 pm and also has a wifi facility in the campus to access the various online e-journals and e-books. 

AUTOMATION

  • Library has been fully computerized and all the transactions are automated OPAC (online public access catalogue). 
  • Auto entry register with barcode facility in digital library.