The Central Library

Abhayapuri College

Estd. 1955

                


The Central Library, Abhayapuri College is Is an academic library and got its inception in 1955 along with the establishment of the college . The library is located in the first floor of the college RCC Building. It is Conventionally accessible  by the user community.

Librarian : 

 

Mrs. Bhagabati Narzary, UGC-NET, M.Li Sc, M.Phill ,M.LI.Sc.M.Phil,Net

A Few achievement…………

(a) The Tribal at the Threshold of the Millennium. Modern Culture and its Impact Students” (2013) ISBN: 978-81922997-4-7

(b) Problems and Prospects of Automation of College libraries in Bongaigaon  District: A Pilot Survey” 2014. ISBN : 9788190870803

(c) 7th  National Convention, Planner -2010 on Re –engineering of Library and Information Services in Diagital Era” INFIBNET Centre, Ahmedabad in Collaboration with Tezpur University, 18-20/02/2010)

(d)Participated in: 

“Installatonand operation of SOUL2.0” INFLIBNET: An Autonomous Inter-University Centre of UGC, Gandhinagar, Gujrat (1st to 6th June’ 2015)

k)Trained in Enhancement of Skill in website Delhi” Distance Education Council, New  Delhi.

(e) TOT on Youth Leadership & Personality Development  Training” organized by Department of Socially and EconEomically Disadvantaged Youth (DSEDY), RGNIYD, Tamilnadu in collaboration with NSS Regional Centre, Participated in Guwahati. 2nd to 6th December’ 2013.

Software being Used :

The central Library is using soul 2.0 software for library automation . All the data entry operation is completed in the year 2015. The use of bar –code will be adopted soon  

Mission and Vision

                          The Central Library  fosters intellectual growth and advances the mission of Abhayapuri College and affiliated communities by supporting excellence and innovation in education and research, managing and delivering information. In our daily work,we adhere to the principles of fairness and equality, and we believe that each user of the Library is unique and important. We aspire to provide the best possible patron experience while maintaining a comfortable, welcoming and secure place for study, research, work, reflection and interaction.


                              

Library Collection Status


       The Central Library   is well stacked with 21,564 collections including Textbooks and Reference Books. The Book Bank Facility is available in the Library with a total collection of 1702 numbers. The purpose of the Bank is to help the financially poor students of the college. In the year 2015, there are 33 Numbers of Journals and Magazines in the central Library.

                
eResource :

 

 The Central Library , Abhayapuri  College  has  enrolled  itself  into N-LIST  Programme of INFLIBNET Centre from the  year 2012 through which a Library user can access and download e-resources including both e-books and e-journals  free  of cost,online. The authorized  users from colleges can now access e-resources and download articles required by them directly   from  the  publisher's  website  once  they  are    duly authenticated as authorized users through servers deployed at the INFLIBNET    Centre.  As an authoriozed User we can access  6000  +  E-Journals and 97000 E-Books. There are other Offline resources of the  College available in the central Library incorporated into  digital Library such as Question  paper’s of H.S. (Arts), H.S. (Science)  B.A., B.Sc. examinations conducted by Gauhati University.

  

Newspaper


The  Central Library  has been  also providing its readers the National and Local Dailies. However, online facilities are also available to read them.      

 Library Staff

Sl. No. Name of the Staff Designation
1 Mrs. Bhagabati Narzary, UGC-NET, M.Li Sc,M.Phil Librarian
2 Mrs. Pratima Ray Bearer
3  Mrs.  Damayanti Ray 4th Grade (Contractual)

 

 Services Available :

  • Online Public Access catalog (OPAC)
  • Current Awareness Programme (CAS)
  • Information Display Notification
  • Book Bank Facility
  • Reprographic Service
  • Internet Service
  • Ready Reference Service
  • News Paper (National and Local dailies)
  • Photocopier
  • Digital Library
  • N-List Programme under INFLBNET Centre
     

Library Orientation Programme :

                                           In Academic Library Environment, the Library Orientation Programme (LOP) is an essential service that is offered to the newly enrolled students, to orient  them in accessing and using a variety of  information sources effectively.Since 2012, every year, in the beginning of the  academic session during the month of August and September the Orientation class for fresh admitted students specially H.S. 1st year and T.D.C. 1st Semester of both morning shift and day shift, arts and science stream are conducted.

                           

 Library Award:

 To cultivate the READING HABIT among the student community in the college, the Central Library introduces Awards which are distributed annually.  In the Academic year 2012-2013 on the Occasion of Librarian’s Day, 2 (two) students of the college were awarded Best Library User and Reader.

      1. Dhiman Jyoti Medhi (H.S. 2nd Year, Arts)

      2. Ashik Ahmed (TDC 5th Semester, English Major, Arts) 


From This Year a New Initiative will be taken to introduce two Types of award

      1.  BEST READING ROOM USERS AWARD

      2.  BEST BORROWER AWARD

 


Library Rules:

For the smooth functioning of the Library, some rules are confined by the Central Library Abhayapuri College.

  • The Central Library will remain open from 10.00 A.M to 4.30P.M.

  • Library Membership is Mandatory for all the Student of the College. Library Membership is open for the Teachers and Employees of the College also.

  • Library visitors are to write neatly his/her NAME, CLASS, ROLL NO. & Department in the register kept for the official Purpose in the Library.

  • Personal belongings such as bags, umbrellas, personal Books etc should be kept on the property counter.

  • Silence should be strictly observed in the Library.

  • Books will be issued on production of Library Identity Card or Borrowers Card.

  • Check the book thoroughly before leaving the Counter.

  • Books must be returned within 15 (Fifteen) days after issue date. Beyond that shall have to pay a fine of Rs 1.00 per day.

  • Categories Of Membership And Their Privileges:

                        (a) T.D.C. (Major)             Students     :   3 Books  :  15 days
                        (b) T.D.C. (Pass Course) Students  :   2 Books   :  1 5 days
                        (c)  H.S.                             Students     :   2 Books   :  15 days

  •   Hygienic conditions must be ensured in the Library so that readers may be able to study in healthy atmosphere.

  •   The Loss of Library Books must be brought to the notice of Librarian in written form immediately.

  •  Readers are requested to maintain the order of Books in the shelves.

  •  Library card will be tenable for one year only and shall be Non- transferable. At the end of the academic year, all  book must be returned    and obtain clearance certificate from the   Library.

  •  The Library Card should be renewed at the beginning of each academic year.

  •  The Loss of Library Card must be reported immediately to the Librarian with a written application. Duplicate Library card shall be issued on   Payment of Rs. 20 Only.

  •  Loss of issued book should be reported to the Librarian immediately.

  •  Any infringement of the Library Rules will render a member liable to cancellation of membership.

Contact Us

College Address: Abhayapuri College
Abhayapuri
Bongaigaon (Assam)
PIN-783384
                  Ph.03664-281424
                   Email: abhcollege@rediffmail.com

Library Address: Central Library Abhayapuri College
Librarian- Mrs. Bhagabati Narzary (MLISc., M.Phil)
Abhayapuri
PIN-783384
Bongaigaon (783383)

   

 

 

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