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DEVELOPMENT AND MANAGEMENT - CWRDM LIBRARY
ജലവിഭവ വികസന വിനിയോഗ കേന്ദ്രം
All the sections in the library will be displayed
Welcome to CWRDM Library
The Stack room is located at the right side of the ground floor that facilitates lending of books to the users. The stack has been well organized, maintained and arranged using Dewey Decimal Classification for easy retrieval.
The reference section contains general reference like Dictionaries, Encyclopedia’s, Year Books, Directories, Gazetteers, Handbooks, Manuals etc., and Subject Reference Books, Books on Competitive, Entrance Exams, Career development and Personality Development. The books are mainly meant for in-house academic reference.
It maintains 204 subscribed periodicals, of which, 128 are national and 76 are international. The current research information can be accessed through these resources and apart from this more than 8000 e-journals can be accessed on-line through UGC- INFONET.
Registration of membership, issue of bar-coded ID cards, Issue and Return of books to the members, Reservation of documents, Over due reminders, No Dues, due charges if any will be taken care by this unit. Circulation process is fully automated with barcode technology and web enabled OPAC.
Acquisition & Technical Section:
Compilation of requirements from the departments, Ordering of Books, Accessioning, Classification, Indexing and Processing of books are the responsibilities of this unit. It also develops bibliographic database of books and other resources.
A collection of 4000 theses are organized and the access made to the users. List of theses by subject wise is readily available with section in-charge for reference.
This Section of the CWRDM Library provides access to a range of e resources and web based Information services including mobile technologies. A few of the notable products and services are the multimedia resources access on different subjects pertinent to the CWRDM research interest using DSpace and GSDL. In addition to the scholarly and archived web resources, the Digital Library provides on-line access to CWRDM resources viz.. CWRDM News Clippings, Speeches Delivered by Vice-Chancellor, Video Clippings of Academic events, BDU Newsletter, CWRDM Journal of Science and Technology and Question Bank. This Digital library also provides access to a range of CD/DVD resources on Academic, Training, Research, Placement needs and for Competitive Examinations of National and International level.