The Central library of Bhaktavatsalam Memorial College for Women was established in the year 1993. With the Management contribution and the special interest of our beloved Chairman, Vice-Chairman and respected Secretary,the collection of the library is being increased steadily. The Central Library is automated with a large number of domestic, international books, magazines and journals.

Sl.No NAME DESIGNATION
1 MRS.S.DEVI LIBRARIAN
2. MRS. SARITHA ASST. LIBRARIAN
2 MR. A. KARTHIK LIBRARY ASSISTANT

BUILDING AND LOCATION

The central library is situated in an easily accessible area near the conference Hall and class Rooms. The total area of the existing library is 2800sft with the seating capacity of 100 students.

SUBJECT COLLECTIONS

LIBRARY BUDGET AND YEARWISE COLLECTIONS

YEAR ACC.NO. TOTAL NO OF BOOKS AMOUNT (RS)
FROM TO
2008-09 4085 4207 122 11,870
2009-10 4208 4733 525 42,445
2010 -11 4734 5538 804 1,02,131
2011 -12 5539 6554 1015 1,08,146
2012 – 13 7533
2013 -14 7923

SUBJECT WISE BOOK COLLECTION

Sl.No. SUBJECT         VOLUMES
1 COMPUTERSCIENCE 1208
2 ELECTRONICS 318
3 PHYSICS 272
4 COMMERCE AND MANAGEMENT 1948
5 ECONOMICS 126
6 STATISTICS 104
7 MATHEMATICS 606
8 MICROBIOLOGY 397
9 BIOCHEMISTRY 306
10 ECONOMICS AND STATISTICS 211
11 CATERING AND HOTEL MANAGEMENT 213
12 TAMIL 1113
13 ENGLISH 1194
14 GENERAL 125
15 REFERENCE 148
TOTAL 7933

JOURNAL SUBSCRIPTION OF THE YEAR 2012

1 SCIENCE 10
2 COMMERCE 15
3 GENERAL 10

LIBRARY MEMBERS:

1. Students

2. Teaching faculty

3. Non-teaching Staff

4. Administrative Staff

BOOK ELIGIBILITY:

Sl.No CATEGORY ELIGIBILITY LENDING DURATION
1     STAFF 10 45 DAYS
2     UG STUDENTS 2 15DAYS
3     PG STUDENTS 3       15 DAYS

SERVICES OFFERED:

CIRCULATION SERVICES
Book issues
Book returns
Book renewal

TYPES OF ISSUES
Normal 15 days issues
Special issues
project work issues
vacation leave issues

REFERENCE SERVICES

BOOK ORDERING SERVICES

OTHER LEARNED SOCIETY MEMBERSHIP:

IAS- INDIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, BANGALORE

IUP-HYDERABAD

N-LIST – INFLIBNET ( INformation LIBrary NETwork, Ahmedabad)

LIBRARY RULES AND REGULATIONS:

In order to regularize the use of the library resources effectively, the rules and regulations of the library have been introduced to the library users and will be reviewed periodically to meet the changing needs of the users.