About the Library
Foundation Year for Central Library: 1996
BVIMR Library is known as Dr. Shivajirao Kadam Knowledge Resource Centre with over 56000 books and over 179 National and International Journals and Magazines. It is a fully computerized library with open access system. A separate research section has a good stock of old issues of Journals/ Magazines/ News Papers and research reports. The Library has subscribed EBSCO on-line Journals, which is a collection over 1200 e-journals, ProQuest Online books which is a collection around 12000+ online books, J-Gate (JSMS) Research Journals, Pearson (ThinkTank) e-books which is a collection 58 e-books, Delnet-ProQuest (Online Management Journals) which is a collection 130 online journals, Prowess software & Ace Equity (Company database). The digital library contains a number of CDs/ Video cassettes and is linked to various resource centers through broadband of 20 Mbps. Institute is the member of American Library & British Council in India. The state-of-art, fully air-conditioned library has all modern facilities to service the students & research scholars.
The library provides following services to its users:
- Book Bank Scheme
- Reference Service
- Inter Library Loan Service (Delnet)
- Reprography Service
- Digital Library Services
- Intimation mailing
The total area allocated for Central Library is 557.418 Sq. Mtr. which includes below mentioned sections.
- Reference Section
- Reading Room
- Circulation Section
- Digital Library
- Librarian Cabin
- Periodical Section
Dr. S R Ranganathan
Five Laws of Library and Information Science Enunciated by Dr. S. R. Ranganathan
I Books are for use.
II Every reader has his or her book.
III Every book has its reader.
IV Save the time of the readers.
V Library is a growing organism.
“SOCIAL TRANSFORMATION THROUGH DYNAMIC EDUCATION”
DEEMED UNIVERSITY, PUNE (INDIA)
E-resources for Research support
Online Management Journal
Inter library loan facility
http://www.aceanalyser.com/ (create your own log-in)
Open Access SystemThe Library and Bookshelves are open to the all student and faculty of BVIMR. Our Library staff also helps you to locate books and answer queries.
Online Public Access Cataloging (OPAC)
Library catalogue can be searched through this service for the availability of required documents in the library.Online Access Cataloging (OAC)
The BVIMR Library holding accessed by a computerized Online Access Cataloging (OAC). It allows search for Books / Journals by Key – Word or through several access points like Author, Title, Subject, Publisher and the Year of Publication. The system is externally user – friendly and enables search to conduct with ease and speed.
Books are classified according to the Dewey Decimal System. Books are arranged on the shelves in subject wise.
The reference collection in the BVIMR library includes Dictionaries, Directories, Encyclopedias, Biographies, Periodicals, Indexes, Computerized Database and other books held especially for consultation.
The research section in the BVIMR Library includes around 134 Journal (47=Indian, 37=International, 50=Exchange Offer) 40 Magazines (34=Indian, 05=International, 01=Exchange Offer), 05 Newsletters (03=Indian, 02=Exchange Offer), Leading Newspapers, Ph.D. Thesis / Synopsis, Business Plans, Research / Summer Projects are stocked in the library for guidance for research scholars. The Library staff also provides documentation service to the research scholars.
Recommendation of library books:Any faculty members & students can get purchased books through Library for Library. Firstly they have to recommend the book title, author & publisher in the “Book Recommendation Register” available in the Library.
New Arrival Books Display:
List of newly added books in the Library collection is being circulated to all faculty members and students through email. This list of new arrivals is being displayed on Library New Arrival Rack in Library regular basis.
Library staff helps faculty and students by searching online/offline information requested by them. Library staff uses available information resources and Open Access journals/databases to explore requested information.
Specialized Support to Users:
As per course curriculum students need to work upon few specialized projects, Library staff is helping them by providing needed assistance on information searching.
Book Bank Books Distribution Scheme:
Immediately after commencement of the every semester, Librarycirculate books recommendation form to the faculty members along-with the newly catalogue of books published by publisher. After recommendation Library procure recommended books (accession, cataloguing, classification, data entry process, barcode labeling, book pocketing etc.). It is distributed to the students of each course i.e. semester I, II, III, IV, V & VI.
Electronic Resources in Digital Library:
The Institute subscribing to various e-resources i.e. EBSCO (Business Source Elite), ProQuest (ebrary), J-Gate (JSMS), DELNET and few other journals or magazines.
CDs Collection stored in Digital CD Library:
Library procuring good number of CDs which are containing specialized lectures of eminent businessmen and experts for using e-learning and multimedia aid in teaching.
BVIMR Library member of American Information Resource Center, New Delhi & DELNET.
Facilities to Visual & Physically Challenged Students:
The library has well planned facility to the physically challenged students. A team consisting of self-motivated students and supporting staff is always available for assistance. In front of library entrance, we have lift facility (with liftman available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.) so that physically challenged student can be approach / taken to library easily.
This Service is available in institute’s campus. Photocopies are provided from reference books and periodicals against the charge of 0.40 paisa per copy.
Inter Library Loan:
Institute of Management & Research, BVDU, New Delhi has the membership of DELNET. Books are not available in the library, can be procured on loan from other libraries and also through DELNET
Library is subscribing to following 13 newspapers on regular basis is containing the list of newspapers available for KRC users.