Madan Maharaj College

Vision: To become a premier learning resource centre with a state of art library resources and services.

About Library

QuestionsAnswers
Is there an advisory committee for the library?Yes
Working hours of the Library(On working days)6 Hr.
Does the library have an Open access facilityYes
Are students allowed to retain books for examinations?Yes
Maximum number of days books are permitted to be retained15 Days
Maximum number of books permitted for issue2
Special facilities are provided for visually and physically challenged?Yes
Working Hours?10.00 am to 4.00 pm.

Total collection of the following in the library

BooksQuantity
Textbooks6979
Reference books 1858
Magazines05
Indian journals21
Online journals/e-journals25
CDs/ DVDs13/10
Databases6
Video Cassettes5
Audio Cassettes6
Seating capacity of the Reading room40
Audio Cassettes6
Video Cassettes5
Dictionary19
Encyclopedia24

OPEN ACCESS JOURNALS /E-JOURNALS

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Provides access to over 1500 + learned journals covering all major disciplines.Click To Open
Indian Academy of Sciences (IAS) – 11 free Indian online journalsClick To Open
NISCAIR FULL TEXT JOURNALSClick To Open
BENTHAM 175 open access journalsClick To Open
High Wire Press- Earths largest free-full science archives (journals) 320 journalsClick To Open
Institute of Physics electronic journals(IOP) 60 e-journalsClick To Open
Journal of the Indian Institute of ScienceClick To Open
Down to EarthClick To Open
Indian National Science Academy journals (INSA) Click To Open
INDIAN JOURNALSClick To Open
Open j-Gate 4805 Open Access JournalsClick To Open
Ebook4freeClick To Open
Free-BooksClick To Open

Library Rules and Regulations

Rules
Silence to be maintained
No discussion permitted inside the library
Registration should be done to become a library member prior to using the library resources
No personal belongings allowed inside the library
Textbooks, printed materials and issued books are not allowed to be taken inside the library
Using Cellular phones and audio instruments with or without speaker or headphone is strictly prohibited in the library premises.
Enter your name and Sign in the register kept at the entrance counter before entering library
Show the books and other materials which are being taken out of the library to the staff at the entrance counter
The librarian may recall any book from any member at any time and the member shall return the same immediately.
Library borrower cards are not transferable. The borrower is responsible for the books borrowed on his/her card.
Refreshment of any kind shall not be taken any where in the library premises
Admission to Library:
Students are allowed to library only on production of their authorized/valid Identity Cards
Issue System
Books will be issued on presentation of the library card along with the smart card. Students are instructed to check the books while borrowing and they will be responsible for any type of damage or mutilation noticed at the time of return.
Overdue Charges
Books will be issued to the students for 15 days only. In the last page slip is pasted and stamped mentioning the due date and the fine will be charged @ Re.5 per day per book from the due date till the book is returned to library.
Book Lost
If the books are lost, Then the borrower shall replace the books of the same edition or latest edition or pay double cost of the book after getting permission from the librarian.
Care of library borrower cards
Take special care to maintain the library borrower cards.
Do not fold, alter entries made on the cards, members are responsible for the entire set of library borrower card issued.
Loss of cards
Loss of borrower card should be reported to the librarian in writing. After checking the borrowing register they will be issued a fresh replacement card on a payment of Rs.300/- per card.
Validity of cards
Library borrower cards are valid for the respective academic year only and fresh cards will be issued for each year.
At the end of the academic year borrower cards shall be returned to the library.
No due Certificate
Each student shall obtain No dues certificate from the library after returning all the books issued, surrendering the borrower’s cards and after paying outstanding dues, if any.
Care of Library Books
Students are require to handle the books/ Journal very carefully; marking with pencil , writing or highlighting , tearing the pages or mutilating the same in any other way will be viewed very seriously. In such case reader shall be held responsible unless these are brought to the notice of the library staff at the time of issue.
Book Issued
Members of the book bank will be issued 4 textbooks for each student. Book shall be returned within two days after the theory examination, otherwise a fine of Rs.1/- per day will be charged.
Reference section
This section has Encyclopedia, dictionaries, Text books reference books etc. which are only available for reference. User can make use of these resources.
Journal Section
In these section journals, general magazines and news letter are available. They are arranged alphabetically. The latest issues are displayed on display rack and other previous issues are arranged in the drawer. Bound volumes of periodicals are arranged in rack alphabetically and are meat only for reference within the library