Arya Vidyapeeth College library was started in 1958 – in the year of establishment of the college. In the beginning it had very few books. Gradually, number of collection as well as services have been improved. Now, it has a collection of over 55,000 (Fifty Five Thousand) copies of text and reference books covering a wide range of subjects. Besides useful journals, magazines and newspapers are subscribed regularly. The institution is in the process of acquiring new online research journals to suffice the academic needs of the teachers and students. In the reading room, attached to the library, text books, reference books, journals, magazines and newspapers can be consulted. Besides, every department is having a Departmental Library where useful reference books are available for consultation. To increase reading habits among the users the library committee has introduced the “Best Library User” award which are distributed on the occasion of Librarians Day. Students can surf computer to check the availability of books they need personally. The college library is fully computerised with the help of ‘KOHA open-source software’. Moreover, internet facilities have been installed for research and advanced studies work. The college also have an institutional repository. A digital xerox facility is also available for the students. The College has access to many journals online and is also connected to N-LIST library facilities supported by Govt. of India. The library also takes feedback regarding library services from its users regularly.


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What are E-Books ?

e-Books (also referred to variously as Electronic Books, EBooks, Digital Books, Online Books) are electronic versions of printed books that can be viewed online via any PC connected to the Internet. Many e-Books are also originally published and made available only in the electronic format. Most e-Books are available in PDF and are readable with Adobe Reader, while some can be read on Notepad/Wordpad and, still, some e-Books may require specific software to be downloaded and installed on the user’s PC in order to read them.

Users are informed that the e-Books offered on the websites listed below are generally available for free online access and download. Some categories of e-Books may be available only against online advance payment or only to those who register themselves as members of specific services.

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