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Collection Development :

The library is striving hard to keep pace with the expansion of institutes academic programmes by strengthening the collection acquiring full range of core collection, both physical and digital. The Collection building has undergone a metamorphosis, from print-only format; it has shifted to print-and-online and to online-only formats. Presently, the library provides access to over 90% of online journals. However, it is no longer possible for a research library to build its collection in vacuum, collaboration among institutions is essential. The library has established links particularly with TISS Mumbai, TISS Hyderabad & TISS Guwahati Libraries to provide wide access to prominent and classical resources of these libraries. The library collection comprising of books, bound volumes, journals (Print only, print +online) theses, reports, and other reading material as on 1 December 2015 stood as below :  

  

Collection and Library Services

 

Category

Total No.

 

Books

23700

Bound Volumes

489

Thesis & Dissertation

404

CD/DVD-ROMs

942

TISS Publications & Reports

280

Journals (Print)

117

Journals (Electronic)

10000+

Online Databases

19

e-books

180+

Facilities & Services :

Document Delivery Services (DDS)

Library arranges to get photocopies of articles from journals, conference proceedings and sources that are not available in its collection from other libraries. This service is provided for academic and research purpose to the faculty, research scholars, students and staff, who are members of the library. Members are requested to send a formal request to the library with complete bibliographic details of documents required or members may send request through e-mail at library.tuljapur@tiss.edu.

Inter Library Laon ( ILL) Facility 

Library arranges to borrow documents that are not available in its collection, on Inter Library Loan from other libraries. This is done on an Institution-to-Institution basis. Such materials will have to be handled with utmost care and returned to the library well on time. This service is provided for academic and research purpose to the faculty, research scholars, students and staff who are members of the library. Members are requested to send a formal request to the library with complete bibliographic details of documents required in a separate ILL form available in the library or members may send request through e-mail at library.tuljapur@tiss.edu.

Photocopy Facility 

The Photocopy service is provided to the members of the library. Photocopying full document is against copy right act and library does not entertain it. Members are strictly prohibited of photocopying more than 20% of the document. Photocopy facility is located at the entrance of the library.

Wi-Fi Facility 

The entire library is Wi-Fi enabled; members can use their laptops to access electronic resources subscribed by the library

Current Awarness Service 

Periodically library circulates list of new books added to its collection through group e-mail. It also displays these books on new arrival stand installed in reference section and will be displayed for a week. These books can be reserved when they are on display and will be issued only after a week of display.

TTC Digital Library (TDL)  (http://10.1.1.16/jspui/)

TDL is an Institutional Repository which provides access to the wealth of information produced by TTC community. It acts as catalyst in preserving & promoting the information & knowledge among TTC community for its growth & development. TDL resources include faculty & students publications, thesis & dissertation, project reports, newspaper clippings, annual reports etc.

Library Blog  (http://www.tiss-library.blogspot.com)

The library blog updates the users with current and latest developments that take place in societal and professional front.

Copyright & Fair USe 

Library subscribes to Turnitin.com - originality checking and plagiarism prevention software. Train staff to conduct the authenticity and originality of Students/researchers works; assignments, dissertations & thesis through Turnitin web based solution.

Book Finder-OPAC 

The resources of the library have been computerized with professional library management software-KOHA. Library resources can be accessed online within the Campus and/or outside campus. Four computers are installed exclusively in the Library  to browse the  library resources. Members can search the resources by author, title, subject, key words etc.

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