Library

Overview


     The Central Library -a proud partner in the institute's march towards its vision, plays a vital role in acquisition, organization, and dissemination of knowledge. It has put in place policies and procedures, systems and services, and an ambience to facilitate acquisition of knowledge.

     Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology’s Central Library is well-stocked, containing all the latest editions of the publications related to the curriculum; enabling the students to enhance their knowledge on different topics and subjects incorporated in their courses. The latest periodicals, journals and other publications are also provided for constant updation in the field of Science and Technology.


The Library is well equipped with modern facilities and resources in the form of online database, books, journals, reports, etc. The Library has been using the LIBSYS, an integrated library management software package, with barcode technology

Staff of Library

Name : Ms. Shampa Sarkar (Biswas)
Designation: Librarian 
Name : Mr. Debi Prasad Mallik
Designation: Library Assistant
Name : Mr. Bimal Barui
Designation: Library Assistant
Name : Mr. Tirtha Pratim Mitra
Designation: Office Assistant

LIBRARY RULES

  • The Library will remain open on all days except Sunday and other holidays. The Library remains open normally between 10 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
  • Presentation of Library Membership card is compulsory for issuing books for home reading. It is not transferable.
  • Students are not allowed in the Library Reading room and Digital Library without Library Membership Card.
  • Personal books and other belongings are not allowed inside the library. Once the books are borrowed students cannot enter the library carrying the issued books.
  • At the time of borrowing a book, every borrower must examine it carefully and bring to the notice of the library staff of the Lending Section in case of mutilation, defacement or damage. Otherwise the last borrower will be held responsible.
  • Students who fail to return books within the due date will have to pay a fine of Rs.1.00 per day per book.
  • Fine will also be charged for loss of Central Library Card
  • Book lost by the borrower would have to be replaced by its latest edition.
  • Readers are requested to maintain silence in the library for the benefit of other users. Cell phones must be kept in silent mode inside the library.
  • Silence is to be strictly maintained within the library premises specially in Reading Room and Digital Library area.
  • Discussion, gossiping, sleeping, loitering within library premises are strictly prohibited.
  • Silence is to be strictly maintained within the library premises specially in Reading Room and Digital Library area.
  • Users may write their grievances, comments or suggestions to improve the service of the library as a feedback and drop in the suggestion box.

Library Facility

  • The Central Library follows the most modern systems i.e OPEN ACCESS SYSTEM by allowing readers to have direct access to the shelves of the books and journals. The readers, thus, can browse and select books of their choice.
  • The Library is giving fully automated lending services to its users using library management software, Libsys (LSEase), an integrated multi user Library Management System.
  • Books can be borrowed for home reading (for student and staff)
    Books issued to the student –10 books (maximum)
    Books for Faculty members-10 books (maximum)
  • The students can retain some text books for their entire semester.Reference books are issued for certain period of time based on availability.The Central Library have a good collection of books for project work and competitive examination.
  • As a part of Centre of excellence, the library tries to provide modern web-based services, like Web OPAC along with OPAC facility where all users including students, faculty members can browse through for information regarding library resources, new additions etc. from anywhere within the campus and outside the campus. Students can also see their status i.e. whether book is overdue or not, the lending history, etc. from their account. Overdue notification e-mail alert is also sent to users of Library.
  • Library provides institutional repository facility where some resources like previous year question papers, e-books etc. are available.
  • Our Central Library provides a facility of Digital Library where users can access of digital holdings in the form of e-books, e-journals, NPTEL materials etc.
  • The Central Library is housed a spacious reading room for all members of the library and non-members on permission.
  • In Newspaper and Periodical Sectiona sufficient number of technical journals and magazines and national dailies are available for users.
  • Silence is to be strictly maintained within the library premises specially in Reading Room and Digital Library area.
  • Reprographic facilities are available in Central Library.
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Membership Form



Journal Recommandation Form



Book Requisition Form