Resources and Collection
Library collections are rich in most essential textbooks to cover subject areas:
- Soil Sciences
- Water Resource Management
- Agricultural Systems
- Plant Sciences
- Agricultural Economics
- Agro forestry
The books are bought especially recommendation of the academic staff. The faculty library has also received valuable collections from other institutes and personals (local repute) as donations.
This collection consists of 5003 books with a higher demand from the readers and books with fewer copies of them are available in this collection for reference.This section entertains readers for their subjects and academic information requirements.Reference materials are issued on week days between 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm and must be returned by 10.00 am on the due date.These books can be borrowed for overnight reading two hours prior to the closing of the library.
Lending section issues books for a period of two weeks to undergraduates and non−academic staff and a period of one month is allowed for academic staff.Books with LN stamp can be borrowed using the library cards.The collection consists of 3881 books.
Permanent reference materials should be used in the library itself.They can be identified by the PR label on the spine. The reference materials such as encyclopedia,dictionaries,maps and atlases,glossaries,directories and other publications which are intended strictly for refernce are kept there.The PR collection consists of 1083 books.
Audio Visual Collection
The library has an audio visual unit for staff and the students and the materials can be used for learning.Specially CDs attached with the books will not be allowed to take out from the library.To borrow a CD students should sign before taking and sign again to ensure the return of the CD.240 CDs are available in the library.