Continued excellence of DAVIM students and their University positions are exemplary and are mainly accomplished by the strength and support of library which is well organized, systematic, equipped with latest content both in physical as well as electronic form.
“Vidya Library Management Software” is the really helpful tool used as Library Management Software. VLMS is a Web based system which is having user friendly interface, reliability, easy to customize, wide range features, and gives high level of security. Staff and students may access book availability 24/7 from anywhere. Computers of all the four library halls are well connected with Local Area Network (Star topology).
In the Library, there are around 9 Lac. books, 20,000 Reference books, 70 Magazines, 60 Journals besides varied number of E-journals and E-books.
Following are the facilities provided by Library Department:
Search - On-line Public Access facility allows search based on book details, faculty details, and student details. This e-cataloguing is essential as well as important feature of quality tool for higher education, the VLMS.
Information Board – Information Board is constantly updated with content to encourage students to read beyond their curriculum.
Counter - Computerized circulation counter is made available to issue, return and renewal of books.
Coordination –Coordination with faculty is both a constant and multidisciplinary approach adhered to by library department for its up gradation.
1--Firstly –it interacts with faculty for new editions of journals, books, special references both for the syllabus and beyond syllabus collection.
2--Secondly –it promotes the culture of Publisher – Faculty interaction wherein faculty can recommend complementary copies and publish their own books. This coordination is an important culture which has promoted and resulted in good publications and strengthened their instruction, research and extension.