The Library acts as a key resource and learning center of the University to meet the information needs of more than 5,000 users. It plays a vital role in enhancing the academic and research growth and overall development of the University.
The Library is highly sophisticated with state-of-art facilities. It provides online resources as well as digital resources. It has adopted Open Source software KOHA for Integrated Library Management and DSpace to build and update Institutional Repository. It is also providing Remote log-in facility to access electronic resources 24 X 7 and ensures high network security. Library offers membership to current students & faculty members; alumni & corporate members and adopted an open access system so as to facilitate users to have easy access to the resources.
Further, to cater to various information needs of the users, the Library has subscribed to several Institutional Memberships like INFLIBNET Centre, The American Resource Library center-Mumbai, The British Library – Ahmedabad, Institute of Engineers – Kolkata, Indian Society for Earthquake Technology (ISET), Developing Library Network (DELNET), Indian Geotechnical Society, The Computer Society of India, Vikram Sarabhai Library – IIM, etc.
The Library is offering services like library membership, circulation, reading facility, reference service, referral service, inter library loan facility, photocopy service, and book-bank service along with many value-added services like, computerized information search, current awareness services, selective dissemination of information (on-demand service), remote log-in facility, knowledge repository through DSpace and conduct few user education programme.
The library organizes other activities like Screening TED talks, book review, celebration of National and International Days, training of Zotero and Mendeley (Reference Management Software) to users etc.
Nirma University Library organized a Book Review Session on Book Title "Matino Manas: True Story Based on Real Experiences (Gujarati) by Nimitt Oza " Reviewer : Dr. H.K. Patel / Click on link to View the Session https://youtu.be/H1xDcXtpqjkKnow More >
Nirma University Library arranged Training Programme in different institutes of Nirma University for their Uses. For more details about MyLOFT App kindly click on http://www.nirmauni.ac.in/nulib/LibraryMobileAppKnow More >
Institute of Technology Library will arrange a screening of TED Talks on different topics for faculty, staff and students of Institute of Technology
Institute of Technology Library will be arrange an orientation Program – “Knowing your Library & Effective Use of Library” for newly admitted students.
Institute of Technology Library will organize a display of books as a Topical Display for spread awareness towards special collection of books which will be must read or missed out to read