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Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science edited by Miriam A. Drake Published by Marcel Dekker.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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About Library

The University Library is the heart of any University. The Bharathidasan University Library established in February 1982. The present magnificent library building started functioning since 29th May 1997 with a carpet area of 6215.56 Sq meters. The building is used to accommodate sections such as Stack, Reference, Circulation, Periodicals, Technical section, Digital Library, Audio Visual Centre and Reprography.
At present the library has in its stock about 95,000 volumes of Books and back volumes and subscribes 204 current journals at national and international level as print copies to cover a wide rang of subjects to facilitate users to access current academic and research literature. It also has on-line access to more than 8000 journals in full text and a few databases of abstracting and Indexing journals and also 8500 Springer E-books on various subjects with perpetual access has been procured to enhance the quality of teaching and research activities. The library provides the following convenient and modern services using ICT to its users both on demand and in anticipation and onsite and remote. The library has nine Professional staff and six Ministerial and Support staff to execute the entire library operations. The university library take care complete information requirements of all the departments, schools, centers and other units of the university campuses.

 

 UGC Infonet Usage Statistics (2007 to 2016)

 

 

Databases

Journals

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016
 

ACS

38

12583

17680

33586

31276

50310

54070

55774

46073

38220
 

AIP

18

3222

5305

13139

16806

17733

8782

  5721

7752

5143
 

Annual R

33

895

998

1868

2306

1523

1916

 2147

1306

1361
 

Blackwell

489

694

4672

19231

39309

36334

35224

30833

19409
 

Cambridge

224

222

283

1189

1217

1505

1401

 1174

671

411
 

IOP

46

1058

1885

6461

11820

8290

8747

10175

5900

5143
 

JCCC

7900

3595

13849

22627

11255

  2397

1313
 

OUP

198

2195

9696

13058

13516

13705

13343

12050

6964
 

Project M

400

125

526

529

550

324

    461

201

231
 

RSC

23

2747

4530

7858

9610

12647

18176

20787

15815
5118

19331
 

Springer

1389

49806

143750

178004

141184

180841

144052

107434

48501

34814
 

Taylor Fran

1365

548

1912

4826

6529

4343

4837

   9123

7290

5003
 

AP Society

8

8375

10394

7773

5243
 

WoS

13000

-

4517

8936

10364

-

51642
 

ScienceDirect

900

-

-

166554

185398

117875

124801
 

JSTOR

1681

16138

16552

16363

 14875

11916

10414
 

wiley

 

19409
 

EPW

1

 

ISID

124

   

73276

180757

275674

276193

5,40,571

492572

484791

319074

329633

 

 


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