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Library

About the Library

History

The JLN Library established on 11th January 1957, is located at a central place in the middle of various departments and Institutes of Kurukshetra University. The foundation stone of the present building was laid down on 17thJuly, 1967 by the then Chief Minister Rao Virender Singh and ultimately library was shifted in its new building in July 18, 1972.

The Library has a total plinth area of 114205 sq. feet besides beautiful well maintained lush green parks and vehicle parking. The JLN Library comprises of three blocks i.e.  Ranganathan Block, Ram Prasad Bismil Golden Jubilee Reading Hall and Savitri Bai Phule Block and have seating capacity of 1390.

The University Library system consists of a Central Library and Branch or departmental libraries. The Central Library supports the general and specific information requirements of the users whereas the department libraries cater to only specific subject needs of the users, both for study and research.It has advanced its web activity with the sub s c r  i p t i o n of high quality electronic databases being made available through campus-wide-network to the teachers, students and research scholars.                             

 Vision & Mission

The mission of the JLN Library system is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through the acquisition, organization and dissemination of information resources and providing for value added services.

            The main thrust of the library is to continue to improve the quality of services and facilities, achieve high degree of users’ satisfaction and endeavor to facilitate right information to the right user, at the right time.

Library Governance

The Library Governing Body-Library Committee – formulates library policies for the guidance of the University Librarian. The constitution of the committee is given below:

1. The Vice –Chancellor (Chairman)

2. The Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Vice –Chairman)

3. The Dean Academic Affairs

4. The Chairpersons of Departments

5. One Person nominated by the Executive Council

6. The President Kurukshetra University Students Association

7. Deputy Director Libraries, Haryana

8. The Librarian (Ex-officio member & Secretary)

Budgetary Provisions

The Library receives Budget Provision (recurring and non-recurring) out of University Grant. In addition to the above UGC Grant/State Grant also received for enhancing collection and services. Modernization Budget of Library, including books and journals is allocated to meet need based requirement of Departmental Libraries including Central Library.
 

Budget Allocation (INR)

University

UGC

RUSA

Financial Year

Books

Periodicals

Books

Periodicals

2015-16

8,00,000

18,00,000

Nil

Nil

-

2016-17

4,50,000

18,00,000

54,00,000 

Nil

40,00,000

2017-18

4,50,000

15,00,000

-

-

-

2018-19

20,00,000

45,00,000

-

-

-

2019-20

20,00,000

45,00,000

-

-

-

Print Resources

The collection building is one of the important function of the library that supports academic and research work of the students, faculties and other users. The growth of learning resources since the inception of the University is tabulated as below:

Year

 

Books/Bound Volumes/Theses

M a n u s c r i p t s      

Journals

 

2015-16

 

391771

 

15328

 

152+25

 

 

2016-17

 

393970

 

15328

 

196+25

 

 

2017-18

 

395682

 

15324

 

196 (Indian)

 

 

2018-19

 

396488

 

15324

 

 


                                                                 Know Your Library                                                                                                                                                  Library Collection at a Glance

Books/Bound Volumes/Theses

396488

M a n u s c r i p t s

 

15324

 

Journals

 250

 


 Library Timings

Library has a very flexible working schedule through out the year. It opens before the institutions opening time and closes after the closing time so that readers have an opportunity to use the library without disturbance to their academic schedules.

 Registration Counter        9 AM to 5 PM (Monday to Saturday except gazetted Holiday)

Circulation Counter           9 AM to 5 PM (Monday to Saturday except gazetted Holiday)

Reading Areas      

Ram Prasad Bismil Golden Jubilee Reading Hall    Budget Allocation (INR)

                                           9 AM to 2 midnight(Except 26th Jan, 15th Aug., 2nd Oct & 1st Nov.)

Ranganathan Block          9 AM to 12 nights (Except 26th Jan, 15th Aug., 2nd Oct & 1st Nov.)

Savitri Bai Phule Block     24*7*365

Seating Plan

The library offers unmatched Reading Facilities. There are 9 reading areas on different floors with a reading capacity for 1390 users at a time.

Ram Prasad Bismil Golden Jubilee Reading Hall                 900 seats

Ranganathan Block                                                                  390 seats

Savitri Bai Phule Block                                                             100 seats

                                                                               Library Staff

SENIOR LIBRARY STAFF

Sr.No.

Name

Position

1

Prof. Manoj. K. Joshi

University Librarian

2

Dr. Chetan Sharma

Deputy Librarian

3

Dr. Sanjay Kaushik

Deputy Librarian

4

Dr. Deepak Sharma

Programmer

 

STAFF POSITION

Sr. No.

Post Name

Sanctioned posts

Filled up

1

University Librarian

1

-

2

Deputy Librarian

2

Filled

3

Assistant Librarian

15

-

4

Programmer

1

Filled

5

             Professional Assistant                (M a n u s c r i p t)

1

-

6

Semi-Professional

23

10

7

School Librarian

2

-

8

Assistant

2

1

9

Steno-Typist

1

Filled

10

Library Attendant

39

22

11

Library Cleaner

13

-

12

Sweeper

3

-


                                                          Services and Facilities  

                                                               Borrowing facility

Formation of long queues of borrowers in front of circulation counter has become a part of library history due to automation of circulation. Number of documents permitted to be borrowed at a time is as under:-

Sr. No.

Category

No. of Books

Loan Period

1.

Teachers

12

1 Month

2.

M.Phil & Research Scholars

8

1 Month

3.

Post Graduate Students

6

14 Days

4.

Non-teaching Staff

2

14 Days

5.

Special Members

2

14 Days

6.

Teachers from affiliated colleges

2

15 Days


Note:  Text books are issued for only three days irrespective of users' category.

              Reference Service implies the provision of human being as canvassing agent for the learning resources. It truly, reveals the position of the library ethics, and is in fact, barometer of library reputation amongst its patrons. Reference Desk, headed by a Senior Professional, is located in the ground floor. The Reference Librarian, assisted by other library staff, guides/helps the library users in location, selection of documents/information, use of OPAC, and to procure information from other libraries if the need be. It is here that fresher’s are offered orientation programme to apprise them of library organization and services.

Photocopying Service

Photocopying Services is provided from 9.00 A.M to 5.00 P.M on payment basis during all working days.

OPAC

On Line Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)is the representation of the library’s collection of learning resources. The catalogue is accessible to the bonafide users on intranet of the university.

Library Divisions

Library Membership

The users of library consist of the University Community and the growth of Library Membership of the University Library is as below :

 

Member category

 

2015-16

2016-17

 

2017-18

 

 

Teachers

 

 

810+110

 

 

820

 

 

516

 

 

Research Scholar

 

750

800

233

 

Students

 

10900

11200

6991

 

Employees

 

1010

1015

1009

 

Special Membership

 

22

22

7

 

Total

 

13602

13857

8766

 Internet Surfing

There are as of now 100 internet enabled PC's in the library. These are located in the separate internet labs and a few are at different floors in the library. This service is offered to the bonafied library patterns free of cost.