About

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

The library advisory committee acts in an advisory capacity in all areas of library administration, including the following: mission, vision and strategic planning support of teaching, learning, research and community‐building needs of the college.
Objectives
1. To advise the Library on policy matters concerning services, resources and facilities  
2. To provide an opportunity to raise and discuss initiatives in the provision of library and information services 
3. To facilitate communication between the Library and the community it serves. 
Dr. I.P Abdussalam (Pincipal) 
Prof. Ayisha. M.T 
Prof. Muhammed Abdurahman. N.A 
Prof. Abdussalam. P.C 
Asst. Prof. Muhammed Basheer. C 

MEMBERSHIP

Library Membership is free to all Students, Teaching and Non-Teaching staff of this college. 

Borrowing Facility – Number of Books - Loan Period

Category No . of Books Loan Period
Teacher 10 15
Non –Teaching Staff 2 15
PG Students 5 15
UG Students 3 15
Preliminary 2 15

General rules

1. All are requested to sign the gate register before entering the Library.
2. Books can be borrowed only against the multipurpose Institutional ID card issued by the College.
3. The Member should present his/her library card for borrowing books , failing which the library staff can refuse to issue books to him/her.
4. Readers are responsible for books issued against their names.
5. Library membership card is non-transferable.
6. Transfer of Books is not permissible
7. A duplicate Library Membership card will be issued on payment of Rs.25/-.
8. The member is expected to return borrowed books on or before the due date stamped on the date label in the book.
9. An over due charge of Rs. 1.00  per day per volume will be collected for returning the books after the due date borrowed by them.
10. The Librarian reserves the right to recall any books from any member at any time.
11. Borrowers must satisfy themselves about the physical condition of the books before borrowing; otherwise, they will be held responsible for any damage or mutilation noticed later or at the time of returning.
12. If a book is lost, the borrower must replace it with its latest edition.  If the borrower is unable to replace the book, 3 times the cost of the book will be levied from the borrower.

Reservation: A member can reserve their books  through Web-OPAC or directly in the library. The library will inform the member as soon as the book is available.

Renewal: A book can be re-issued to the same person if there is no reservation for it.  Not more than one consecutive renewal is permitted.  Further renewal is not permitted at any cause.  Renewals can be made over WEB-OPAC, or in person, on or before the due date.

LIBRARY HOURS

Library is kept open on all working days from 9.a.m. to 5.p.m. except Second Saturday and Public Holidays


Objectives

Our Goals and Objectives
1.      To plan, procure, develop and maintain adequate library resources  for responding to the information needs of college community. 
2.      To provide a learning environment conducive to academic needs along with regular updating of learning resources.
3.      To orient the students, faculty and staff with regards to the usage of library resources and use of new technology in Library.
4.      To disseminate relevant and updated information to faculty, students and staff.
5.      To provide users with prompt offline and online services.
6.      To conduct various activities, maintain records and report.

Collection

Particulars as on 31.10.2018
General Books 7424
Reference Books 258
Rare Books/Old Books 1223
Research Journals 130
PhD Theses 4
Dissertation 135
Project Works 114
Manuscripts 13
documents accessioned 9301