Nil Ratan Sircar Medical College & Hospital (NRSMC&H)

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Central Library


N.R.S. Medical College Library is situated on the entire 3rd floor of the Academic Building
occupying almost 4000 sq M area. The reading rooms and the seating capacity of the library has
been increased drastically as per the guideline of M C I for 250 ,U G intake per year. The reading
area of the students has been separated into two segment one inside reading room and another
outside reading room with 250 seating capacity each. The reading area for the faculties and PG
and PDT students with 50 seating capacity each has been shifted to southern side of the library.
Air conditioning of the library has been started and almost 80% work have been completed. It will
be functioning very soon. The digital library have been revamped with the addition of new
computers and other ICT equipments. We are the Institutional Member of British Council Library,
Kolkata.

Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India, under its NMEICT mission, has
entrusted IIT Kharagpur to host, coordinate and set-up National Digital Library (NDL) of
India towards building a national asset. We are the repository and participating members of this
project National Digital Library (NDL) of India.

One Two-days workshop was organized on “Institutional Digital Repository and Medical Metadata
Engineering” at AIIMS, New Delhi on October 20th-21st, 2016. Professor Prantar Chakraborty , HOD,
Department of Hematology , Mr Mani Mohan Ghosh , Librarian and Mr Sayak Mukherjee, IT
Support personnel have attended the workshop from our institution to acquire the training to
frame a repository in order to create National Knowledge Asset – the key driving force for
education, research, innovation, and knowledge in the arena of medical field.

SRI MANI MOHAN GHOSH: LIBRARIAN

Some key information of the Library:
TOTAL CARPET AREA 4000 M ² (Approx)
THE FOLLOWING ARTICLES HAVE BEEN ADDED TO THE COLLECTION OF THE LIBRARY
DURING THE YEAR 2015-16
a) NO. OF BOOK : 619 ( Including copies)
b) Report : 6
c) DISSERTATION/ THESIS : 87
d) CD-ROM : 8