The Central Library is well stocked with books, journals and related materials and more than 31,000 online research
journals. Under the National Digital Library Programme, the
Higher Education Commission (HEC) provides access to
scientific and scholarly literature through international Network
for Scientific Publisher (INASP). The University has been linked
to this facility from April 2004, providing access to over 11,600
peer-reviewed full text online International academic journals
and more than 20,000 abstracts from some of the world's top
publishing houses including Blackwell Synergy, CABI, EBSCO,
Oxford University Press, Mary Ann Leibert, Springer link,
Science Direct and JSTOR. Equipped with bibliographic and
other databases, the programme aims to support capacity
building in the research sector by strengthening the production,
access and dissemination of information and knowledge. The
library has also been equipped with all the latest information
Communication Technologies (ICTs) such as computers,
Multimedia & Overhead Projectors, Digital Cameras,
Photocopier, Audio Visual collection and high speed internet
connectivity to facilitate the faculty/students.
The University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir has dual system of
library services apart from the Central Library. Each and every
department has its own departmental library.
Library includes the following units:
Readers Advisory Services
It holds the office with the responsibility of
procuring the reading material in all its fashions/
styles/ formats by utilizing the annually allocated
funds for the said purpose by scrutinizing /
selecting the relevant materials.
The Library collection is processed technically by this section care of classification and cataloging. It also includes the Library automation and indexing of current date base accessible by exploiting the avai8lable resources of the Library.
For the survival of our cultural heritage an Archive Section has recently been established after receipt of the valuable documents donated by the philanthropists from different walks of life which has devolved the worth of Library collection wonderfully. Necessary concerted efforts are required to be made further to develop the same in future.
The Pakistan Scientific & Technological Information Centre (PASTIC) has started its services through its sub-center established in the Central library and is providing research / reference services to faculty/ students through its rich databases.
The Centre of Excellence in Technological Entrepreneurship Development (CETED) has also been established by Pakistan Science Foundation.
Central/Departmental Library Management System
Library Management System has been launched in the Central Library which connects all the departmental libraries with the Central Library. More than 15000 Books, Journal, Magazine, Thesis, Script, Audio/Video entered relevant to Post, Field.
Near about sixty thousand e-books are available in E-library, inaugurated on 08-10-2015.
Book Bank scheme have been introduced and inaugurated on 08-10-2015. This scheme is used for providing facility to the students of BS program to purchase text books in Low price edition.
Prof. Dr. Azher Saleem
Phone: +92 5822-920738
Cell:- +92 300-5253098
E-mail: [email protected]
Muhammad Marjan Chughtai
(Incharge Circulation/ Serial / Archival Section)
E-mail: [email protected]