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The Library has a collection of more than 56500 books including nearly 2500 reference books. Mainly intended as a support system for the academics engaged in textbook preparation and educational research the library has books on all subjects with special thrust on education and its allied subjects.

Existing Library Services

  • All traditional library services arebeingprovided
  • Documentation and Bibliographicservices
  • Online Journals - mainly Sage Online and Taylor &Francis online
  • Photocopyingservice

SCERThasplanstobuildtheLibraryoftomorrow-amodelresearchlibrarythatwillnotonlyfillupthegapintermsofcollectiondevelopmentandphysical ambiencebutmakeinformationreadilyavailabletolargesegmentofusers'community.
ThelibraryisenvisagedasaHybridLibrarySystem(i.e.amanageablecombination of physical and digital collections and its associated information services) wherein on theonehand,thetraditionalsystemoflibraryholdingsaremaintainedandstrengthened keeping in view the focus and mandate of the institution as a whole and on the other hand, ICT based services areimplemented.
Library uses KOHA –open source integrated Library management software. Access to WEBOPAC facility will provide shortly.

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E-Journals

Journals of  'Sage Online' and Taylor &Francis online can be accessed from any of the SCERT campus terminals. Remote access has been provided to SCERT faculty.

Periodicals

SCERTLibrarysubscribestoatotalof81periodicalsoutofwhich40areforeignjournals during 2018-19 (list added)


Resources iN nutshell

 

  • Books  -56500 +
  • Periodicals
  • Indian periodicals – 41 (online -3)
  • Foreign journals – 40 (online  -34)
  • report  - 1688
  • thesis -  1050
  • text book archieves-378

SCERTLibrarywouldbetotransformallexistinglargenon-electronic informationresourcesintoelectronicinformationandintegratethemintoanelectroniclibrary.As a first step towards this, digitization of the textbook archives is on the anvil and it is hoped to accomplish it with the support from MHRD.

Library Profile


1

Acquistions

2017-18

A.    Total Holding(Books)

56528
(as on 31.03.18)

B.    Books Added2016-17

1238

C.    Books ReceivedGratis

23

E.     WithdrawnBooks

NIL

 

2

Journals and other Periodicals

 

A.    Periodicals

Foreign journals

40

Indian periodicals

38

Gift

4

Total

82

C.    Newspapers

7

3.          Documentation and InformationServices

A.    Display of NewArrivals

B.       E - mail alert service tofaculty

C.    PressClippings

D.    PhotocopyingServices

4.         Circulation Services &Revenue

A.    TotalMembership

878
(as  on 31.03.18)

C.    SCERTStaff

48

D.    ExternalMembers

829

E.     InstitutionalMembers

01

F.     Revenue by way of MembershipFee,

overdue charges &Photocopy Charges

₹.55,750


Open Access Resources
Open Access Data Bases

I.ERIC – Education Resources Information centre
An online digital library of education research and information



II.Academic journals
(Provide full text articles in education ,social sciences,biological sciences)
III.Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)
IV. Directory of Open access Journals (DOAJ)



Open access Indian Journals
Annals of Library and information science
Desidoc Journal of information technology
International Journal of Economics and Research
The Indian review of world literature in English
Current science
Journal of physics
Resonance- Journal of science education
Proceedings – mathematical sciences


Open access ebooks


PDFDrive (www.pdfdrive.net)


Useful Links


National digital library of india
https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/


Reservoir of indian theses
http://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in

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