Bapuji Central Library
CAS (Current Awareness Service)
Bapuji Central Library has introduced a mailing service and any latest information on Books and Journals received in the Library is flashed to the concerned Department for information. The latest books that were purchased recently have been intimated to the Department by mail. Similarly, any latest Journal is received in the library, the same is intimated to the concerned Department for information by mail.
A Signage is displayed at the entrance of the library showing the latest information on the library.
ILL (Internet Library Loan)
Facilities are also available. Articles not available in the central library can be arranged from other libraries on request (ILL).
Facilities are available for Photocopying. However, the whole book or heavy books are not allowed for photocopying.
A number of servers and workstations are installed in the University library for modernizing and automation of the library operation and services.
The library resources have been computerized using the koha web-based open-source Integrated library management system and Bapuji central library has uploaded all the documents including books, Journals, and Thesis with respect to the constituent colleges of MGMCRI, SSSMCRI, IGIDS, KGNC, SSSCON & School of Pharmacy. The user community can access and view any document not only concerned with the constituent college but can view the document pertaining to any other constituent college. However, the documents belonging to the constituent college can be viewed only under a single platform. URL: http://library-intra.sbvu.ac.in
ONLINE PUBLIC ACCESS CATALOGUE (OPAC) Service
The computerized Bibliographic details of the books, Back volumes Thesis, reports etc are available in the library through OPAC service. Computer systems are provided to the user of the library for this service. The users can search the databases in different ways.
- Words with title
- Any other keywords using the Boolean operator
UPDATING DEPARTMENTAL LIBRARY
The long-felt need of the Department for updating their Department library was fulfilled with the purchase of the latest books by the Library. The Books requested by the Departments were transferred to the Departments and thus the Department Library Collection has been updated.