Information and Library Services

The library and information unit has the pleasure of providing the following services for its users.

1. Reference services

You may approach the Circulation and Help desk for any information or any assistance that you may require in use of learning resources and services. For specialized information need you may also contact the office-in -charge library. College of Forestry, Ranichauri.

2. Interlibrary loan

Inter library loan for books and periodicals not available in libraries holdings is made by procuring it from other neighboring universities and Institutes. The library in turn also lends its resources to other academic institutes . You may make a request in writing at the help desk.

3. E resource and Data bases searches.

CD based database searches can be made from the E- Resources section. The databases are mapped on CD server and accessible on all computer terminals . You may browse and also avail print outs at the rate of Rupee 1 per print page . Users from other institutes can also make use the facility at the rate of Rs 50/- as browsing charges , cost for print outs is additional. Besides, the section can also be used for accessing other online bibliographical databases and services like Open J-Gate, e-journals through CeRA, AgriCat etc

4. Text Book & Book Bank Services

The library maintains a separate collection of text books under book bank scheme . these are mostly prescribed text books recommended by the course instructors . The students can borrow up to 10 books for a period of an entire semester at the cost of Rs 10/- as rental charges .

5. Online Current Awareness Service

The members are informed about the new arrivals and learning resources through email.
In order to avail this service you may get your email address included at the help desk.
New additions are also displayed for a period of one week in the reading units of the Library .