| INTRODUCTION :
University Library System has a Central position in the academic
activities of the University. It is considered to be a heart of
the University which should be injected with fresh blood continuously.
The University Central Library was constituted in 1962 and the Extension
Library of the University of Rajasthan working in the Udaipur was
merged into it in 1966 . The College Libraries were created gradually
with the establishment of the Colleges. In 1987 the Rajasthan Agricultural
University was spilt up from the University and all the College
Libraries of Agricultural wing became the part of the Rajasthan
Agricultural University. The Sukhadia University Library System
consists of the following Libraries :
1. University Central Library
2. College of Science Library
3. College of Social Science & Humanities Library
4. College of Commerce & Management Library
5. College of Law Library
6. Faculty of Management Studies Library
7. University Department of Geology Library
are two separate libraries in the Science faculty (i) College of
Science Library and (ii) Department of Geology Library which has
been transferred from University of Rajasthan. Similarly in the
College of Commerce and management .
Studies, two units of Libraries Are working side by side (i) Main
Library of the College and (ii) M.B.A. Programme Library.
The Central Library concentrates on research support services where
as the college libraries look after the specific needs of Under-graduate
and Post-Graduate teaching courses of the respective College.
University Central Library caters to the needs basically of the
Post-Graduate Students, Research Scholars and the faculty members
of the University, catering the needs of the Research Scholars and
Faculty members through INTERNET.
The Central Library has set up the Information and Library Network
( INFLIBNET) Cell with the assistance of UGC . This cell is equipped
with modern infrastructures. This cell regularly inputs records
in the National database being developed by the INFLIBNET at Ahmedabad.
This library is member of INFLIBNET and DELNET (Development Library
Network) New Delhi, which has recently developed its WebPages .
Readers can access our library record on the Internet. The library
also provides all possible information through Internet required
by the research scholars.
BUILDING : The
Central Library has its own building. This building is presently
occupied by the Central Library and University Administrative office.
All Other libraries are housed in respective college/department
LIBRARY MANAGEMENT :
Act and Statutes No. 5(3) (a) of the University, there is a Library
Committee to render advice to the Academic Council in connection
with all library matters. The Vice-Chancellor is the Chairman and
the University Librarian/Officer-in-charge acts as the Secretary.
The Chairman of Library Committee of all the colleges/department
are the members of this committee. The library is being looked after
by the following officers :-
• Prof. A.K.Goswami