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Arjun Singh Library of PMIST is a well stocked three floor facility of about of 2619.456sq.m, aiming at promoting and winding stimulating critical and analytical thinking through wide collection of books and e- resources.

The Library has materials in a variety of formats to support courses and programs as well as materials which are essential to promote active research. In addition to the text books and reference books, Back volumes, thesis and project reports, National and International Journals, E-journals and E-databases are also available for all students and researchers. Holding Institutional membership in DELNET, British Council Library, Shodhganga – (Reservoir of Indian thesis) and Tamil University Library, further strengthen the research exposure. Digital Library and journal access through intranet facilities is also available for the students.

The library uses indigenous Automation Software for its operations; and offers OPAC service throughout the Campus through LAN. Large access towards many licensed research databases, e-journals and e-books. The open access system with DDC classification system with stack guides enables easy to choose the required books. Wi-Fi connectivity provides the users to browse through all subscribed portals and gain access to all library resources.

Hours of operation

The library is kept open except on Sunday and Government Holidays.

Working Hours
On Working Days - 09.00 am to 06.00 pm.
On Holidays - 10.00 am to 04.00 pm.
On Examination Days - 09.00 am to 07.00 pm.
Circulation Hours
Week Days - 09.00 am to 06.00 pm.
Holidays - 10.00 am to 04.00 pm.

Membership

All the students, faculty members and employees of the institute are entitle for the membership of the Library.

Number of Books and duration for borrowing varies according to the category of the members as follows

Sl.No Category No.of Books Loan Period
1 U.G Students 4 15 Days
2 P.G Students 5 15 Days
3 Research Scholars 5 15 Days
4 Teaching Staff 7 6 Months
5 Non Teaching Staff 2 6 Months