ABOUT CENTRAL LIBRARY
Manipal University Jaipur’s Central Library is the hub for academic information services in the university and serves as a major learning and resource centre. The Central Library has a spacious area of 2319 Sq.m. that exudes peaceful learning environment. The Library is fully air-conditioned with the seating capacity of 450.
The central Library employs RFID technology for access control, automatic issue and return of library documents, and stock verification of library holdings. The Library has a collection of 57800 books with 14500 titles on various subjects and over 3000 reference books. It subscribes about 400 national and international print journals and holds over 450 project reports and 45 Ph.D Thesis. The Digital Library has subscribed 20 E-Resources include 17900 e-journals, manuals, reports, standards, and other information from ASCE, ASME, EBSCO Art & Architecture Complete, EBSCO Business Elite, EBSCO Hospitality & Tourism Complete, Emerald Premier e-journals, Taylor and Francis, DELNET-Proquest, DELNET-INFOTRAC, IEEE, SIAM Journals, LexisNexis, Manupatra, Supreme Court Cases, AIR online, EPW India Times,McGrawHill Science & Engineering Access, Science Direct, and World E-Books.
The Digital library holds nearly 2500 CDs and DVDs. The Central Library has established an Institutional Repository using Dspace: A Digital Library Software. The Central Library provides off campus access to all of its subscribed contents to the students, faculty, and research scholars through username and password using knimbus software.
The Central Library extends research support to the researchers and faculty by providing Turnitin: A Plagiarism checking software. The Central Library is a Member of DELNET, INFLIBNET, e-ShodhSindhu, ShodhGanga, British Council Library, Current Science, Indian Academy of Social Sciences, and American Library.