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Dr. A.P.J ABDUL KALAM CENTRAL LIBRARY

INTRODUCTION ABOUT THE LIBRARY

The Library was started in the year 1988 with about 600 books. During the month of June 2015 the Library was shifted to a separate building with three storage building named Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Central Library. The library system in the college includes a Central Library and Departmental Libraries. Our college library is well equipped with latest edition of books, Periodicals, Back Volumes etc. The Books are according to the Dewey Decimal Classification. Open Access System is followed to help the readers in locating books and making search easier. The library transactions are carried out by Barcode Technology. It has the facility of Web OPAC – Online Services

MISSION 

To offer all constituents of the college community timely and efficient information services in order to generate leaders of society who are well informed and competent to process information with modern technological assistance.

EXPECTED LEARNING OUTCOMES

Library user will be able to:
  • Achieve personal, academic, and career development
  • Go to right information sources, in books and on the web, and process it with good time – management
  • Acquire self confidence with practice and experience in information seeking

Various Sections

Working Hours:

  • Monday to Friday- 8.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m.
  • Saturday- 8.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.
  • Examination days- 8.00 a.m. to 9.30 p.m.
  • Transaction Hours:

  • 10:20 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
  • 1:10 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • 4.30 p.m. – 5.30p.m.
  • Library Collections

    The college management and members of staff of the library committee play a vital role in making the collection of various books for the library. Library collection includes books, periodicals and electronic resources. Selection of books and acqusition are based on the syllabi prescribed for various courses conducted at the college. Textbook collections, reference collections and books on general knowledge and current affairs form the important sources of our college library

    The Central Library has a rich collection of 26,407 volumes of books in 20041 titles on various discipline covering all major fields of Arts and Science.

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    The Department wise breaks up of books in the library


     

     

    The Department wise break up of  Journals  & Magazines


     


     
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    LIBRARY AUTOMATION

     

    Online Services

     

    To serve the right user at right time and to save the time of the user, an improvised system is adopted in the library with the application of ICT. Software for Autolib has been installed on September 2011

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    E-LIBRARY

    • E-Library has 65 system and housed in a centrally Air – conditioned hall, which is adequately furnished.

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    E-Library Services

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    Borrowing Privileges (Renewal is Possible)

    The Staff and Students of the college have to produce their ID card whenever they want to borrow books

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    Library Users Statistics

      The Central Library follows ‘Open Access’ system. Hence there is no restriction in entering the sections of the library. The average users are 500-600 per day choice of Reading Materials statistical Report for Library Utilization


     
    Library Advisory Committee    

    The functions of the Committee are as follows:

  • Review and approve recommendations made by HODs for purchase of books and journals
  • Make recommendations for the improvement of library resources and facilities to the Principal
  • Oversee maintenance of library resources and premises
  • Encourage and motivate students to use resources optimally
  • Monitor library – budget allocation to departments; and to
  • Purchase of equipment (racks, tables, chairs, scanner, printer, computer, etc.)
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     Library Rules

    • Open access system is followed.
    • Silence should be strictly observed in the library.
    • Bags/belongings are not allowed inside the library
    •  On entering the library, only paper and pen can be taken in for reference work. The ID card and brown cover or newspaper shall be taken in when books have to be borrowed
    • Reference books, magazines and journals will be issued for overnight only.
    • The books are to be left on the reading table and need not be replaced in the shelves after reading or reference.
    • All books and journals must be returned on or before the due date.
    • Library books are to be used with utmost care and to be returned without any damage.
    • Students should not write or draw anything on the books, periodicals and newspapers.
    • The college library runs a book bank for the benefit of the poor students.
    • Alumnae students, mothers of the Pearl Montessori School students and teachers of the local schools, community college staff and Housewives of kilakarai can make use of the college library after the college working hours.
    • The library accepts donations of manuscripts, books and journals etc., which are found useful to the students
    • Usage of mobile phones is not permitted inside the library.
    • Students & Staff must produce the Identity Cards while borrowing the books
    • All books must be returned to the library before the end of the semester
    • Members must replace the book if lost with latest edition along with overdue charges

      Library Timings:

     The library will remain open on all days, except Sundays.

      • Monday to Friday – 7.45 a.m. to 9.15 p.m.
      • Saturday – 7.45 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.
      • Examination days – 7.30 a.m. to 9.30 p.m.

     LIBRARY STAFF DETAILS

    S.No Name Qualification Designation
    1  Dr S Sirajunissa Begum  M.A MLISc  M Phil PhD  Chief Librarian
    2  Ms P Sumathi  B Com MLISc  M Phil (Ph D)  Librarian
    3  Ms R Sargunapathi  M A MLISc  M Phil  Librarian

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    Supportive Staff

    4 Ms D Jaleela Begum  – Attendant
    5  Ms G Ponmari   M A   Library Asst. 
    6  Ms K Sivakami  B.Com  Library Asst.
    7 Ms P Mahaboob Sumaiyaa  B.E  Technical Assistant
    8 Ms K Muneeseari     Attendant

     Department Library – Faculty Role

     Department Library will be remained under the care and responsibility of the Head of the Department, for its organization and administration with the help of the other staff of the Department.

     Department library coordinators detail is given below:

    Sl.No Name of the Staff Designation Department
    1 Ms.C.Rosy Asst. Professor English
    2 Ms,J.S.Naseenath Fahima and Ms R.Rajeswari Asst. Professor Mathematics
    3 Ms.K.Manimekalai Asst. Professor Commerce
    4 Ms.D.Murugeswari Asst. Professor Computer Science
    5 Ms.K.Kavitha Asst. Professor Home Science
    6 Ms.K.Ashwini Asst. Professor Microbiology and Biotechnology
    7 Ms.S.Dhanya Mol Asst. Professor Psychology
    8 Ms.M.Santhanammal Asst. Professor Chemistry
    9 Ms.J.S.Ruthrapriya Asst. Professor Food Processing and Quality Control
    10 Ms.M.Ali Fathima Asst. Professor Tamil, and Hindi
    11 Ms.A.Reihanathil Adavia Asst. Professor Arabic

    CERTIFICATE COURSE

    Certificate course in Library & information science is being conducted from 2006 onwards

    Sl.NO Year Students Enrolled
    1 2006-07 6
    2 2007-08 27
    3 2008-09 34
    4 2009-10 20
    5 2010-11 89
    6 2011-12 6
    7 2013-14 11
    8 2015-16
    9 2016-17 22

     

    Value Added Services

    •  “Know your Library” – Programme for freshers to motivate and to initiate the meaningful use of library
    •  Inter – library loan have been arranged
    •  ON-LINE Information retrieval through DELNET
    •  Services for visually challenged students  (Audio Textbook collection)
    •  The library also caters to needs of those who prepare for competitive examinations like UGC, NET, SLET, CAT, GRE, TOEFL and Entry into services
    •  Book bank scheme – Lending textbooks to those students who cannot afford to buy books.
    •  Book Exhibitions on different subject clusters are periodically conducted.

     Reprography Facility
     Xerox Timings

  • 10.10 am to 10.30 am
  • 01.00 pm to 1.50 pm
  • 02.10 pm to 2.30 pm
  • 04.50 pm to 5.10 pm
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    Earn While you Learn  Scheme 2016 -17 

    Sl.No Year Name of the Student Department
    1 2015-2016 MS Thikra Masha Psychology
    2 2014-2015 MS Thikra Masha Psychology
    3 2013-2014 Ms B. HemalathaA.A Mohudoom Ashiya Jahira Chemistry
    4 2012-2013 K.M. Ayesha Yousuf Nasrin HomeScience

    The Winners of Book Review Competition was conducted on 03.03.2015

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    Book Exhibition was conducted on 02.09.2016

    Book Exhibition was conducted on 10.02.2017

    Workshop Conducted on 04.03.2017
    A One Day Workshop on Online Resources and Tools for Research and Quality Management in Library Services: NAAC and NBA Parameters on 04th march, 2017. The Resource Persons Dr R SEVUGAN, Professor and Head, Dept. of Library and Information Science, Pondicherry University, and Dr S SRINIVASA RAGAVAN, Professor, Head and University Librarian, Department of Library and Information Science, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli – 620 024., Organised by The Department of Library and Information Centre at TBAK College for Women, Kilakarai.

    Book Review Competition was conducted on 24.03.2017

     

     

     

     

     

    Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader college for women

    Thassim Beevi Abdul Kader College for Women, affiliated to Alagappa University, Karaikudi, is situated in the most educationally and industrially backward town of Kilakarai, Ramanathapuram District. The college was founded in 1988 by Alhaj Dr B S Abdur Rahman Sahib sponsored by the Seethakathi Trust

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    Contact Us

    No. 8/93/94 pearl matriculation School Road,
    kilakarai, Ramanathapuram Taluk,
    Ramanathapuram District-623517
    Post Box No:9.

    Office : (04567) 241933 / 241934

    Res : (04567) 241473

    Hostel : (04567) 241906

    Cell : 9442617038

    Fax : (04567) 243355