Approved by AICTE, N.Delhi
Affiliated to Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow
(College Code - 033)
Acquisition and Processing
The key function of the Acquisition and Technical Section are to procure all types of documents (excluding CDs databases and journals) and their classification and cataloguing. The process of book acquisition is fully computerized using the ACTiF software package. The Section is also responsible for tooling of books, which involves bar-code stickers etc The Section brings out a monthly list of books added to the book collection in the Library.
The computer Applications section coordinates with all sections of the Library for library computerization. The Section is responsible for offering computer – based library services. It has a Server Room, Staff Room and a Computer Laboratory that houses 14 computers exclusively for the library users. The section also houses content development team for the Library Web Page.
The Reader Services is concerned with issue, return and renewal of documents to the members of the Library. Besides faculty, students, research scholars and supporting staff of Institute. It provides assistance to the readers in locating library material. The section is also responsible for providing orientation to new entrants (UG, PG & Research scholars), casual and special visitors. It attends to inter- library loan requests and help students to visit other libraries. Readers may approach the Reference and membership Counter for Information or any assistance in the use of the library collection and services.
The Journals Section deals with all activities related to subscription to print and election journals.
Text Book and semester Books Section
The Library maintains a separate collection of textbooks that are recommended by concerned faculty members for different courses offered at RKGIT Ghaziabad. The Book Bank is also housed in the Text Book Section of the Library. The Book Bank holds multiple copies of selected textbooks for making them available to the students for the entire duration of a semester.
The Bindery looks after the maintenance of library documents. Binding outfits are contracted to perform most of the binding jobs for the Library, however, binding of journals, by the vendor.