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The NIM Library is established in 1994. The Library is connected with LAN, the library has privilege of using 100.0 Mbps Internet leased line.
NIM Library plays a vital role in acquisition, Organization and dissemination of Knowledge. Library has an exceptional collection of over 12,111 volumes of text books, reference books, general books, Journals and magazines, CD-ROMs, online resources and other reading material. The Library has good Infrastructure with well equipped sitting arrangement for student. Books are classified according to the Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. Its operations are computerized using LIBRARY MANAGER 2.0.0 Software.
Library subscribes EBSCO Database. Library Provides access to staff & students for Video lectures from NPTEL (National Program on technology Enhanced Learning), NDL (National Digital Library of India).

CONSORTIA : DELNET (Developing Library Network)
is a pilot project to develop a framework of virtual repository of learning resources with a single-window search facility. It includes   Educational materials ranging from primary to post-graduate level
Google Scholar :
Provides a search of scholarly literature
Free e Books
Project Gutenberg :

offers over 57,000 free eBooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.

World Cat OCLC :
National Program on Technology Enhanced Learning
NPTEL: Provides E-learning through online web and video courses in Engineering, Science and Humanities streams.
General Knowledge Today :
India’s Daily Magzine of GK and Current Affairs , General Awareness, Current Affairs
Public Library of India :
This collection is maintained by Public Resource and contains resources pertaining to India.
Shodhganga :
digital repository of Indian Electronic Theses and Dissertations set-up by the INFLIBNET Centre.
Shodhganga provides a platform for research scholars to deposit their Ph.D. theses and make it available to the entire scholarly community in open access.
SWAYAM : is a programme initiated by Government of India
initiative to provide "best teaching learning resources to all" online. SWAYAM uses indigenously developed IT platform, facilitating hosting of all courses, taught in classrooms from Class 9 till post-graduation to be accessed by anyone, anywhere at any time.




ePathshala : A Gateway to all postgraduate courses. An MHRD, under its National
Mission on Education through ICT (NME-ICT), has assigned work to the UGC for development of e-content in 77 subjects at postgraduate level. The content and its quality is the key component of education system.



The Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute :
The Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute was founded on July 6, 1917 in the honor of the work of Ramkrishna Gopal Bhandarakar, the foremost pioneer of scientific Orientology in India. The institute has one of the largest collections of rare books and manuscripts spanning over 1,40,000 books and 28,000 manuscripts collected in a period of 90 years covering practically every aspect of Orientology. This collection covers several language and scripts such as Sanskrit, Prakrit, Indian regional languages, Classical, Asean and European languages.

Library Rules :

Circulation Issue System:

Books are issued on presentation of the library card. Students are instructed to check the books while borrowing and they will be responsible for any type of damage or mutilation noticed at the time of return.

Validity of Cards:

Validity of Institutional Membership is from 1st July to 30thJune (Academic Year).

Loss of Card:
Member will have to pay Rs.50/- for getting duplicate borrower card. Loss of borrower card should be reported to the librarian in writing.

Overdue Charges:
Two books will be issued to the students for 7 days only. The fine will be charged @ Re.2 per day per book from the due date till the book is returned to library.

Book Lost:
If the books are lost, then the borrower shall replace the books of the same edition or latest edition or pay double cost of the book after consulting the librarian.

Care of Library Books:

Students are required to handle the books/ Journal very carefully; marking with pencil; writing or highlighting, tearing the pages or mutilating the same in any other way will be viewed very seriously. In such case user shall be held responsible unless these are brought to the notice of the library staff at the time of issuing of book.

Reference section:
This section includes Encyclopedia, Dictionaries, Hand books, and reference books etc. which are only available for reference. User can make use of these resources.

Journal Section:
In these section journals, general magazines and News letter are available. They are arranged alphabetically. The latest issues are displayed on display rack.

Working Hours of the Library:
⦁ Monday to Saturday 8 am to 5 pm. Reading hours extended till 9 p.m.

Library Services:

  • Current Awareness Service
  • Inter Library Loan
  • Internet Facility
  • Email Service /Online Assistance
  • Printing On Request
  • Multimedia Access Services
  • Selective Dissemination of Information/SDI
  • Library activities
  • Set of Syllabus & Question Paper
  • Assistance in searching Database/Information
  • Reference Service
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Bibliographic Compilation
  • User Orientation / Information Literacy
  • Language Improvement Lab
  • Book Bank facility available in library
  • Reading Facility
  • Book lending
  • Reprography/Xerox
  • Extended reading room availability
  • Internet Searching and printing
  • Reference Services
  • Inter Library Loan