The students of 1st year and 2nd year are not permitted for accessing in the stack room. For the bibliographic details of the required books in the library they can search Koha OPAC through the terminals kept for them in central library.
Staff of the college and 3rd year students can browse the shelves for their required books.
The required books are issued in Koha automated system by scanning the barcode of the books and the barcode of the member cards through barcode reader.
There are two reading sections in the Central Library. One section is for Faculties of our college. The teachers can consult the text books, reference books, printed as well as e-journals in the reading room. Another is for students of our college. They can consult the text book, reference books, journals, career guidance books etc here. There are 3 daily and 3 weekly newspapers and 3 career guidance periodicals also. There are different collections like Tagore’s Collection, Literary Collection, Biography Collection, Religious Books Collection and Career Guidance Books Collections.
There is a new arrivals display rack where the newly arrived books and non-book materials are displayed. A list of new books has also been given to the notice board in front of the Central Library.
In periodical section there are different types of journals on different subject related to our respective departments. The journals are not for loan or home issue. The members can read the journals sitting in the reading room.
There is a rich collection of reference sources useful for students as well as faculties also. There are a good collection of general reference books as well as subject specific reference books like handbook of Agriculture, dictionary on specific subjects.
There is a digital section for our students to access e-books and e-journals of different subjects. Our college has taken membership of the NLIST Consortia of INFLIBNET to access e-journals and e-books. In this section the students can also access the e-contents and audio-visual materials like documentary films on different subject areas stored in CD, DVDs.
The students as well as staff can surf the internet for various informative purpose for their study or work.
Reprographic facility of books, journals, question papers etc for students and staff are given.
There is a good collection of books for different national and state level competitive exams and 3 weekly and 3 monthly periodicals on career guidance.
From three newspapers Anandabazar Patrika, Telegraph and Times of India the educational news of higher educational institutions like universities and colleges, government orders of ministry of education, new regulations about higher educational policies are scanned and saved as offline repositories electronically and in printed form also.
Central library collects and preserves the university questions and model questions of different subjects made by faculties both in print as well as in e-format.