Digital Information Resources and E-journals

The library is equipped with the latest communication media and information technologies with latest desktop, Mirror servers for storage of CD and DVDs, Work station for accessing database references, Online power backups . It also provides access to VSAT based internet services via Local Area Network.
You may explore the following important sources for information in your area of interest from e-resources unit of the library also known as the E-library.

Circulation and help Desk
Provides access to most recent data information about selected state wise principle cops in India.
Krishi Prabha
Provides access to full text online thesis of Indian Agricultural doctoral dissertations submitted by research scholars to 45 state and deemed Agricultural Universities.
Is a Consortium for e-resources in Agriculture Sciences . Provides access to more than 2000 journals from publishers like Springer, Annual Reviews, American Society of Agronomy, CSIRO, Elsevier, Oxford journal, Wiley online library etc.
e-granth or AgriCat is a Union Catalogue of the holdings of 12 major libraries of the ICAR Institutes and SAUs combined together. A collaborative effort of India with OCLC (USA) Click on to know more.
OPEN J-Gates
Open J Gate s a global e-journal gateway providing seamless access to number of journals articles. It provides access to 9732 open access journals and 6508 peer reviewed journals.
ICAR Journals in Open Access
ICAR has decided to allow open access to its research journals online for the benefit of students, researchers and farmers for free nationally and internationally. The journals namely, Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences and Indian Journal of Animal Sciences and Journal of Indian society of Agricultural Statistics are available in open access from ICAR web site. Vidyanidhi meaning 'Treasure of Knowledge' in Sanskrit language is India's premier Digital Library initiative to facilitate the creation, archiving and accessing of doctoral dissertations.
AGRIS: International Information System for Agricultural Sciences and Technology
. AGRIS is a global public domain Database with 2665635 structured bibliographical records on agricultural science and technology. 82.12% of records are citations from scientific journals. The bibliographic references contain either links to the full text of the publication or additional information retrieved from related Internet resources.
The NAL Catalog (AGRICOLA) provides citations to agricultural literature. Click on to know more.
Information Literacy
Information literacy focuses on recognizing the need for Information, Understanding, locating, Critically evaluating and using information . It is a key competency for life long learning and one of the most important skills recognized for graduate students. Through a curriculum based course "Storage and Retrieval of Scientific Information" the library extends its services in provides training to teach skills required to identify information sources, develop search strategy and conduct independent searches. Students are highly encouraged to make use of this course to improve their information skills for self learning. To know more about course content contact the Help Desk of the library.
Reference and Other E-resources
You may discover the following online open access reference materials. Click on to know further.
Catalogue of select Internet resources covering all academic subject areas. provides access to quality controlled scientific and Scholarly journals.
Directory of Open access journals in all subject areas and discipline.

INFOMINE is a virtual library of Internet resources relevant to faculty, students, and research staff at the university level. It contains useful Internet resources such... as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information.

The free encyclopedia that one can edit . click on to know more.
DMOZ Open Directory Project

Provides access to information on all subject areas. Its is a multilingual open content directory of world wide links.
Academic Info

Find online degree programs & learn about earning a degree through online education. Accredited online schools & colleges. Including subject guides. The WWW Virtual Library
A directory of information resources on all subjects. Click on to know more.