Library Initiatives 2021-22
Library updated details 2021-22 - First Half
Library Initiatives 2020-21
Library Initiatives 2019-20
Library Initiatives 2018-19
Promote the culture of reading
Initiating activities for student involvement with the library
Inter-house competition organized by library committee including essay writing, poetry writing and poster making on the theme of Vivekananda and his life for the S.Y. B.Ed. students: students were supposed to refer to the materials available in the library.
Outcome: library books were referred by the S.Y.B.Ed students and they also incorporated the original work done by authors regarding Vivekananda in their own writings. Posters were made with innovative ideas on the basis of reading. This helped to fulfil the objective of students’ involvement with the library.Installing best readers award for encouraging readership: students chose the book of their interest read and analysed and further presented in the class where they also answered related question in the open forum.
Outcome: Students did develop the culture of reading fulfilling the second objective as well as they sharpened their skills of analysis and presentation.
Visibility of new arrivals of books and journals in the library via notice boards on different floors of the college
Regularising library committee with external and internal members
Creating think tank of ideas to make library a student friendly place.
Barcoding system for books and students’ entry for smooth functioning of the library
Library Initiatives 2017-18 - Strengthening Library Resource
Initiated best library user award for students.
Student wise Books Circulated to First & Second Year students (From June 2017–February 2018) is taken into consideration for Best Reader selection.
Assembly collaboration with library
Assembly collaboration with Library – In order to select a topic for assembly presentation, students are motivated to refer journals, books and magazines from the library. After reading and reflecting on the topic, students present their perspectives during the assembly. At the end of the presentation, reference books used for assembly presentation have to be projected.c. Library Competitions – December 2017
Library Competitions – December 2017
Essay Writing & Poster Making on the theme of Swami Vivekananda was conducted on National Youth Day.
Journal and Periodical alert service
Students are made aware about new research developments undertaken in education and on their academic subjects through “Journal and Periodical Alert File” maintained in the library.
Books are displayed in the library based on various themes and topics.
Students are encouraged to refer books and journals for action research (SY) and assignments (FY).
Library Initiatives 2016-17
The details of the addition of books and other resource materials added to the library in the financial year 2016-17 are as follows;
1. No. of books Purchased 2016-17 : 138
2. No. of Reference books Purchased 2016-17 : 180
3. Amount spent for purchasing Reference books : Rs.77873/-
4. No. of titles of Journals (2016-17) : 8 ( 4 Print+ 4 Online)
5. Amount spent for purchasing the journals : Rs.12500/-
6. Database : N List : Rs. 5750/-
7. No. of Periodicals: 2
8. Amount spent for periodicals : Rs.1611/-
9. Software SLIM (AMC) : Rs. 26621/-
10. No.of Newspapers : 04
11. Amount spent for Newspaper : Rs.6120
12. CD ROMS (Complimentary): 45