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Welcome to Vivekananda College for Women - Library



2208 sq ft / 205.13  square m


No. of  Reading Rooms



No. of Books

33812 as on 30.06.2016


No. of Periodicals



Text Books



Reference Books



Opening &Closing hours

8am to 5.15 pm


Total seating capacity

               48 for students; 20 for teachers.




Total No. of books issued during the year (January – December)

10366 ( Jan to Dec,2015)

12423(Jan to Dec,2014)


Average number of walk-ins

51 per day


Average number of books issued/returned

34 per day


Ratio of library books to students enrolled



Average number of books added during last three years

               769 (excluding PG books)


Average number of e-resources downloaded/printed



Number of information literacy trainings organized

One ( regarding OPAC)


Details of“ weeding out” of books and other materials



No documents weed out during last four year. Last weeding out of books was done during 2002-03 with the permission of DPI, Higher Education Department, Govt. of WB vide memo no. 1344(42)-c dated 19th September 2002.