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Welcome to Vivekananda College for Women - Library

(a)

Area

2208 sq ft / 205.13  square m

(b)

No. of  Reading Rooms

2

(c)

No. of Books

33812 as on 30.06.2016

(d)

No. of Periodicals

23

(e)

Text Books

 

(f)

Reference Books

 

(g)

Opening &Closing hours

8am to 5.15 pm

(h)

Total seating capacity

               48 for students; 20 for teachers.

 

 

(i)

Total No. of books issued during the year (January – December)

10366 ( Jan to Dec,2015)

12423(Jan to Dec,2014)

(j)

Average number of walk-ins

51 per day

(k)

Average number of books issued/returned

34 per day

(l)

Ratio of library books to students enrolled

1:15

(m)

Average number of books added during last three years

               769 (excluding PG books)

(n)

Average number of e-resources downloaded/printed

21

(o)

Number of information literacy trainings organized

One ( regarding OPAC)

(p)

Details of“ weeding out” of books and other materials

 

 

No documents weed out during last four year. Last weeding out of books was done during 2002-03 with the permission of DPI, Higher Education Department, Govt. of WB vide memo no. 1344(42)-c dated 19th September 2002.