College library
"The library is the temple of learning and learning has liberated more peoples than all the wars in history."
Carl T. Rowan

The college has an excellent library housed in a commodious hall. The library is equipped with a large number of books on Education in particular and, on general subjects like General Knowledge, UGC and Fiction(English, Hindi, Punjabi) etc. The library has very rich collection of Rare books, Reference Books and Encyclopedias on educational research and many more, etc.

Library is automated through the software CDS/ISIS. Online Public Access Catalogue allows searching of books, dissertations and other library documents. One can search the Bibliographic record of books and other documents available in the library.

Our College Library serves as a portal from where the students and faculty can access a vast amount of reading material for their education & all round development. Online Access to e- books and e-journals is provided through N-LIST programme. As such the library reading room provides excellent atmosphere to students to update their knowledge in various fields.

LIBRARY committee

There is a library committee comprising four members including Librarian. This committee is headed by Principal. The members of library committee give valuable suggestions and help in implementing decisions regarding library improvements, purchase and developments.

Members of library committee

  1. Dr. S.S. Sharma (Principal) Chairperson
  2. Mrs. Harvinder Kaur (Librarian) Member Secretary
  3. Dr. Arti Saluja
  4. Dr. Vipinder Nagra
  5. Dr. Monika
  6. Student Representatives

REGULAR FEATURES OF LIBRARY

MEMBERSHIP AND BORROWING PRIVILEGES

All the students of B.Ed., M.Ed. and college staff members are the members of college library. B.Ed. students can get 3 books and M.Ed. can get 4 books issued from library for the tenure of 15 days with renewal facility.

For the final examination, the students are privileged to get books issued.

BOOK BANK FACILITY

There is a provision of 'Book Bank' for poor and needy students who are provided books for the whole year without having to get them reissued again. We have 704 books in Book Bank. Almost 36 students were given 3 to 5 books each for the whole semester from Book Bank in this current year.

FACILITY FOR FACULTY MEMBERS

They can get 10 books issued from library for the teaching and research purpose.The members of faculty enjoy the privilege of buying any book/books on behalf of the college which they might deem fit for the college library.

REFERENCE SERVICE

It is provided by the librarian to meet the user requirement regarding catalogue, OPAC and new additions in the library. Library staff assists the user to find out the books of rare titles especially for research, assignments, wall-magazine, college magazine and youth competitions like quiz, debate and poetry writing, etc.

LIBRARY RULES

LIBRARY CODE OF CONDUCT

library Resources

LIBRARY COLLECTION

The library has total of 14, 962 books on Education in particular and, on general subjects too available in three mediums i.e. English, Hindi and Punjabi. The library has valuable collection of Reference books, National and International level journals both in print as well as electronic form.

SUBSCRIPTION TO MAGAZINES AND PERIODICALS

Many valuable journals and periodicals are subscribed for the library as Journals being the primary sources of information. Archive to educational journals is also available.

LIST OF ONLINE INTERNATIONAL EDUCATIONAL JOURNALS SUBSCRIBED TO LIBRARY

LIST OF JOURNALS/ MAGAZINES SUBSCRIBED BY LIBRARY (2015-16)

  1. University News
  2. Journal of Community Guidance & Research
  3. Bhartiya Adhunik Shiksha
  4. Indian Education Abstracts
  5. Indian Education Review
  6. Journal of Indian Education
  7. Primary Teacher
  8. Researcher’s Tandem
  9. EduTracks
  10. Brics Journal of Educational Research
  11. DESIDOC
  12. Miracle of Teaching
  13. Indian Adult Education
  14. Anweshika
  15. Psycho Lingua
  16. Edujourn International Journal of Education
  17. The Asian Journal of Psychology & Education
  18. Mier Journal of Educational Studies and Practice
  19. Journal of Educational and Psychological Research
  20. Awadh International Journal of IT and Education
  21. Educational–Quest: International J. of Edu. and Applied Social Science
  22. Prathmik Shikshak
  23. Shabad Sarokar
  24. Journal of All India Association for Educational Research

LIST OF MAGAZINES (2015-16)

  1. Competition Success Review
  2. India Today
  3. Reader Digest
  4. General Knowledge Today
  5. Carrier 360
  6. Abhinav Imroz

LIST OF newspapers SUBSCRIBED BY LIBRARY (2013-14)

  1. Ajit
  2. Jagbani
  3. Employment News
  4. Dainik Jagran
  5. Dainik Bhaskar
  6. Punjab Kesri
  7. The Tribune
  8. Indian Express

RESEARCH FACILITY FOR M.Ed. STUDENTS AND FACULTY

Reference section is well equipped with educational surveys, reference sources & journals for educational and research purposes.

There is also internet facility for the staff and M.Ed. students for assignments and research work.

THESES AND DISSERTATIONS

The library is housed with approx. 502 M.Ed. dissertations starting from the session 1972. Library has taken the initiative to receive the dissertations in form of CD-ROMs from last two years. Online public access catalogue allows searching of M.Ed. Dissertations by title, investigator, year & guide. One can search the Bibliographic detail of any book available in library like author, title, subject, accession numbers, publishers and call numbers etc.

EDUCATIONAL SURVEYS AVAILABLE IN LIBRARY

S.No. Name of Survey Editor / Publishers Year
1. First Survey of Research In Education M.B Buch 1974
2. First Survey of Research In Education M.B Buch 1972-1978
3. Second All India Educational Survey NCERT 1967
4. Third Survey of Research In Education M.B Buch 1978-1983
5. Fourth Survey of Research In Education Vol.1 M.B Buch 1983-1988
6. Fourth Survey of Research In Education Vol.2 M.B Buch 1983-1988
7. Fifth Survey of Research In Education Vol.1 NCERT 1988-1992
8. Fifth Survey of Research In Education Vol.2 NCERT 1988-1992
9. Sixth India Educational Survey in Education (Vol. 1 & 2) NCERT 1993-2000
10. Seventh All India Educational Survey in Education (Vol. 1 & 2) NCERT 2007

N-LIST PROGRAM- ACCESS TO e-RESOURCES: A BOON TO STUDENTS AND RESEARCHERS

Our college library is actively participating to N-LIST programme. National Library and Information Services Infrastructure for Scholarly Content is an initiative of MHRD and it is executed by UGC-InfoNet, Digital Library Consortium, Information Library Network Centre, Ahemdabad and INDEST -AICET Consortium, IIT Delhi under the mission on Education through ICT with multifold objectives.

The Project facilitates access to 1,35,000+ e-Books and 6100+ e-Journals published in U.S, U.K and India on allied subjects including Education.

Login IDs & Passwords have been issued to students and faculty members by the College Library. Using these Login IDs & Passwords users can access these e-Resources 24*7 through Internet anywhere in the world.

List of E-resources under N-LIST Programme



FACILITIES AVAILABLE

LIBRARY

Well spacious & ventilated.

FOOD COURT

Break time for snacks

COMPUTER ROOM

Equipped with latest machines