Library Facilities at SPSU - Best Engineering and Management University in Udaipur, Rajasthan

Library Facilities


Description of University Library:

The Library supports the teaching and research activities of the university by facilitating the acquisition, organization, and dissemination of knowledge resources, and also providing library & information services to Sir Padampat Singhania University community. It is fully automated and a collection of latest and most up to date resources which includes, books, Thesis, journals, CDs/DVDs, etc. The collections are related to different areas of Engineering, Management, and allied subjects. Our library has open access to all library users.

Working hours of the library is 09:30 AM to 07:00 PM on regular working days and on off days 09:30 AM to 05:30 PM.

Computerization of Library

The library is using a software package developed by M/S. N. M. Corp., Udaipur. This is an integrated multi-user library management system that supports all in-house operations of the Library like cataloging, circulations, serial control, registration of library members, web opac. etc. Barcode is applied for circulation work and entry/exit system. Report generating systems are also here like, accession register, title wise books, total nos of issued books, returned books, subscribed journal, entry/exit report etc. There is a dedicated system available in the library for using OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) & also it can access through the internet.

URL is: https://phppoets.com/library/

Library services:

Circulation: Circulation Section performs issues, renewal, and return of books.

  • Each student is entitled to borrow 4 books for 14 days only.
  • Faculty members are allowed to issue 10 books at a time for one month

Reference Service: During Library hours users can use the library resources: books, journals, magazines, CD/DVDs, newspapers etc. in the library. Library users can also contact library staff for any assistance.

Overnight issue facilities: There are over night issue facilities of old periodical, CD / DVDs available in the library. During examination period, students are allowed to issue one book for overnight.

Photocopying Services: There is a photocopy machine outside the library. Students can take photocopy on payment basis.

Recommendation of Books / journal for the library: Faculty members can recommend books, journal for the library through their concerned dept. HOD.

Digital Library

Digital library is a collection of documents in organized electronic form, available on the Internet or on CD-ROM disks. There are seven systems available in the library for accessing the online resources.

SPSU awarded Ph.D thesis are uploaded in Shodhganga-Inflibnet online portal.

Link: http://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/handle/10603/191674

Following are the links of online resources provided through e-ShodhSindhu-Inflibnet / National Digital Library, Inia.

  1. World eBook Library:
  • http://Community.WorldLibrary.In/?AffiliateKey=NDL-JG1863
  • (The World Library Foundation is the world's largest collection of Books and Articles in electronic format. Founded in 1996, the World Library Foundation is a global coordinated effort to preserve and disseminate digital facsimiles of historical books, classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other heritage works in a number of languages and countries around the world.)
  1. South Asia Archive: www.southasiaarchive.com
  • (The South Asia Archive is as a specialist digital platform delivering global electronic access to culturally and historically significant literary material produced from within - and about - the Indian subcontinent.)

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