Library and information Centre:

“A library is a collection of books kept for use.” By S. R. Ranganathan, who is known as “Father of Library Science in India”, was the first person one who identified the real need of libraries and library science education in our country.

Five Laws of Library Science:

  1. BOOKS ARE FOR USE

  2. EVERY READER HIS [OR HER] BOOK.

  3. EVERY BOOK ITS READER.

  4. SAVE THE TIME OF THE USER.

  5. THE LIBRARY IS A GROWING ORGANISM.”

After realizing the need and importance in providing quality education for prospective secondary school teachers, St.Paul’s College of education was established in 2004 by pali education society.

“EDUCATION FOR EXCELLENCE” Is the watch ward of 21st century.
“EXCEL OR EXIT” “PUBLISH OR PERISH” is the order of the day.


In the back drop of the above quality education depends on good infrastructure, qualified, competent, dedicated teachers and committed management etc.

Library and information centre is considered as heart and soul of any institution. Realizing the importance of the centre the college has provided well equipped and spacious library with a qualified librarian.

Library and information centre as required facilities such as reprography computers with internet facilities for the benefit of staff and students.

The centre is kept open between 9:00AM to 5:30PM on all working days. Further keeping in mind the problems of physically challenged students the

Library is established in the ground floor itself with ramp facility, separate seating arrangement is being made for faculty student-Teachers and physically Challenged students.

EASYLIB SOFTWARE
The Library is fully computerized. Software “EASYLIB’ has been developed by Software developers, testers, advisors, library professionals, data entry operators, sales and support personnel. The company has head quarters in Bangalore and representative offices in Hubli and USA..

The book can be searched on the basis of Title, Author, Table of contents etc. Barcode Printing and scanning facility is also available in the software. Apart from books, this software has been designed to manage newspapers, magazines, question papers, syllabus etc..

The library as good collection of text books, General books, Books and content, Reference books, Encyclopedia, National and International Journals, etc.. along with Book bank facility for economically poor students.

Library Activities

  1. Oriontation on Library
    Student-teachers will be Oriented with regard to resources and service facilities available in the library in the beginning of the academic year every year.

  2. Display of books
    Library is used as important medium for knowledge extension. There are different types of reading materials available in the library. The New arrivals of Books and Journals etc.. will be exhibited and displayed on display board.

  3. Book bank plan
    Books will be issued for the poor and needy students from the book bank and they can use those books till the end of the academic year.

  4. News and Paper cuttings
    Important news of the week is being read in the assembly and the preserved in the library for reference.

  5. Celebrate National Library Week
    National library week will be celebrated in our college on 22nd Nov. Every year as a mark of National observance day of the library to promote library usage and support.

Library Collection:
Digital Repository:
College Library has created Digital repository. In this repository we have recorded Knowledge of the organization with using Easylib software. Basically in this repository we have preserved all useful information of our college.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE LIBRARY FACILITIES AND SERVICES:

  • Library Orientation

  • Reading Room Facilities

  • Reference Services

  • Current Awareness Service (Display of New Arrivals)

  • Bibliographical and Documentation services

  • Internet facility

  • Online access to e-resources

  • Newspaper Clippings

  • New arrivals

  • Reprographic service

  • Book exhibitions

Membership

Library membership is open to….

  • B.Ed. Students and

  • Staff

Library Resources:

LIBRARY COLLECTIONS

Total No of Books

6568

Journals

15

Magazines

07

CDs / DVDs

310

Survey Books

20

Commission Reports

26

Thesis &Dissertation

146

Encyclopedias

29

Current Affairs

78

New Arrivals

151

Dictionaries

70

E-Books

300

Newspapers

06

The St.Paul’s College of Education has well equipped digitalised Library with 2,999 volumes and 15 Journals.

 

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

President

Mr. Palaksha Murthy

Convener

Pro. Jayadevappa K R

Members

Dr. Rupa P Murthy

 Members

Dr. Pradeep Kumar

 Members

Mr. Vijaymareppanavar

 Members

Mr. Chethan Kumar

Members

Mr. Jaypraksh

 

A N N O U N C E M E N T S
OFFICIALS

CHAIRMAN
H. S. Palaksha Murthy

Principal
Prof. K. R. JAYADEVAPPA




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