DAV College of Education, Hoshiarpur
DAV College of Education, Hoshiarpur
DAV College of Education, Hoshiarpur
DAV College of Education, Hoshiarpur
DAV College of Education, Hoshiarpur
DAV College of Education, Hoshiarpur
College library
"The library is the temple of learning and learning has liberated more peoples than all the wars in history."
Carl T. Rowan

The College has an excellent Library housed in a Commodious, Modern and Air-Conditioned hall. The library is equipped with a large number of books on Education in particular and, on general subjects like General Knowledge, UGC, Competitive books and Fiction(English, Hindi, Punjabi) etc. The library has very rich collection of Rare books, Reference Books and Encyclopedias on educational research and many more, etc. Library is automated through the software CDS/ISIS and it is in the process of automation through the software SOUL. Online Public Access Catalogue allows searching of books, dissertations and other library documents. One can search the Bibliographic record of books and other documents available in the library.

Our College Library serves as a portal from where the students and faculty can access a vast amount of reading material for their education & all round development. Online Access to e- books and e-journals is provided through N-LIST programme. As such the library reading room provides excellent atmosphere to students and teacher educators to update their knowledge in various fields.

REGULAR FEATURES OF LIBRARY

LIBRARY COLLECTION

The library has total of 15920 books on Education in particular and, on General Subjects too available in three mediums i.e. English, Hindi and Punjabi. The library has valuable collection of Reference books; National and International level journals both in print as well as electronic form.

N-LIST PROGRAM- ACCESS TO e-RESOURCES: A BOON TO STUDENTS AND RESEARCHERS

Our college library is actively participating to N-LIST programme. It caters to the requirements of all the teaching and research departments. National Library and Information Services Infrastructure for Scholarly Content is an initiative of MHRD and it is executed by UGC-InfoNet, Digital Library Consortium, Information Library Network Centre, Ahemdabad and INDEST -AICET Consortium, IIT Delhi under the mission on Education through ICT with multifold objectives. This Project facilitates access to e-resources (6,000+ e-journals and 31, 35,000+ e-books) published in U.S, U.K and India on allied subjects including Education. Login IDs & Passwords have been issued to students and faculty members by the College Library. Using these Login IDs & Passwords users can access these e-Resources 365*24*7 through Internet even at their homes.

SUBSCRIPTION TO PERIODICALS

Many valuable Periodicals including Educational Journals and Magazines are subscribed for the library as Journals being the primary sources of information. Archive to educational journals is also available.

LIST OF ONLINE EDUCATIONAL JOURNALS ALONGWITH ARCHIVE

LIST OF JOURNALS SUBSCRIBED BY LIBRARY

  1. Journal of Education for Sustainable Development( Print and e-journal)
  2. Journal of Educational Planning and Administration (JEPA)
  3. MERI Journal of Education
  4. University News
  5. Journal of Education
  6. Bhartiya Adhunik Shiksha (NCERT)
  7. Prathmik Shikshak (NCERT)
  8. Indian Education Reviews (NCERT)
  9. Journal of Indian Education (NCERT)
  10. Primary Teacher (NCERT)
  11. School Science (NCERT)
  12. Miracle of Teaching
  13. Indian Journal of Adult Education
  14. Psycho–Linga
  15. Journal of Educational and Psychological Research
  16. DESIDOC
  17. Mier Journal of Educational Studies and Practice
  18. Journal of Community Guidance & Psy.
  19. Journal of All India Association for Educational Research
  20. Punjab University Research Journal
  21. Shabad Sarokar(H)
  22. Abhinav Imroz(H)
  23. Rang Parsang(H)
  24. Pehal 116
  25. Samkali Sahit(P)
  26. HUN(P)

LIST OF MAGAZINES

  1. Competition Success Review
  2. Competition Affairs
  3. India Today
  4. Reader’s Digest
  5. General Knowledge Today
  6. Carrier 360

LIST OF newspapers SUBSCRIBED BY LIBRARY (2013-14)

  1. The Tribune
  2. Indian Express
  3. Dainik Jagran (Hindi)
  4. Punjab Kesri (Hindi)
  5. Ajit (Punjabi)
  6. Punjabi Tribune
  7. Employment News

MEMBERSHIP AND BORROWING PRIVILEGES

All the students and members of faculty are the members of college library. B.Ed. students can get 3 books and M.Ed. can get 4 books issued from library for the tenure of 15 days with renewal facility. For the final examination, the students are privileged to get books issued.

BOOK BANK FACILITY

There is a provision of 'Book Bank' for poor and needy students who are provided books for the whole year without having to get them reissued again. This facility is also provided to brilliant and studious students to help them to excel in academics. We have 1000 books in Book Bank. Almost 36 students were given 3 to 5 books each for the whole semester from Book Bank in this current year.

FACILITY FOR FACULTY MEMBERS

They can get 10 books issued from library for the teaching and research purpose. The members of faculty enjoy the privilege of buying any book/books on behalf of the college which they might deem fit for the college library.

REFERENCE SERVICE

It is provided by the librarian to meet the user requirement regarding Catalogue, OPAC and new additions in the library along with CAS and SDI services in the library. Library staff assists the user to find out the books of rare titles especially for research, assignments, wall-magazine, college magazine and youth competitions like quiz, debate and poetry writing, etc.

RESEARCH FACILITY FOR M.ED. STUDENTS AND FACULTY

Reference section is well equipped with M.Ed. Dissertations, Educational Surveys, Reference Sources & Journals for educational and research purposes. There is also internet facility for the staff and M.Ed. students for assignments and research work.

M. ED. DISSERTATION

The library is housed with approx. 560 M.Ed. Dissertations starting from the session 1972. Library has taken the initiative to make a collection of electronic dissertations in form of CD-ROMs from the year 2012. Online public access catalogue allows searching of M.Ed. Dissertations by title, investigator, year & guide. One can search the bibliographic detail of any book available in library like author, title, subject, accession numbers, publishers and call numbers etc.

LIBRARY CODE OF CONDUCT



FACILITIES AVAILABLE

LIBRARY

Well spacious & ventilated.

FOOD COURT

Break time for snacks

COMPUTER ROOM

Equipped with latest machines