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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.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Library Rules

Membership
Faculty, Research Scholars, Students, Ministerial and Support staff of the Bharathidasan university are eligible to become member of the library.

Reference Access
The section is open to general public and the students, staff and faculty of the affiliated colleges and other institutions for in-house reference with due permission.
Borrowing  facility
Each member has issued with an Identity –cum- library membership barcode card and books are issued for 15 days for students and 30 days for faculty. The number of borrowing books by members may vary from category to category.
No Dues certificate
Members are required to surrender the barcode membership ID card and Issued books at circulation counter to avail the NO DUES certificate.
Rules and Regulations
• Readers are required to deposit their personal belongings at the property counter at the entrance of the library.
• Membership Identity Cards are not transferable and ID holders would be responsible for the books issued against the ID
• Issue of books to the students, research scholars and staff members for 15 days and faculty members for 30 days.
• Renewal of books will be allowed once, if that book is not on demand.
• The fine will be charged for over due books is Rs.1 per day and after 10 days, Rs.10 will be charged per day.
• Underlining, scribing and tearing of pages or any other type of damaging of books/ journals is strictly prohibited.
• For Loss of book, the book should be replaced, if copy is not available the latest cost of the book with 10% of cost as processing fee to be paid.
• Inter Library Loan facilities are available and the charges if any of the lending library is to be bear by the user.
• Photocopying and printing, the charges will be collected as 0.75 paise and Rs.1 per page respectively.
• Readers are requested not to replace the book / journals after use on the racks.
• Strict silence, decorum and cleanliness should be maintained in the library
• Using of mobile phone is strictly prohibited.
• Prior Permission to be availed for using Laptop to access e-resources
• Do not keep valuable things/ important documents in property counter, the library is not responsible for such articles kept inside the bags.
• No outside / personal books are allowed in the library for reading purpose.
• The librarian has all rights to recall the issued books if required.

 

 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