LIBRARY SYSTEM OF DU
"Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future."
Well studying in one of the reputed university ofIndia, which has set up the milestones in every domain of social life. Library plays an important role in the life of student of Delhi University, as it has become the part and parcel of young academicians.
University of Delhi has rich stock of volumes of every required study material.
DU Library System:
Delhi University Library System (DULS) consists of more than 34 libraries and is accomplishing its task of reaching to wider academic community. DULS has advanced its web activity with the subscription to many high-quality electronic databases being made available through campus network to faculty, students and research scholars. In addition to this 20 more databases are also accessible through UGC-INFONET Digital Library Consortium.DULS also promotes Open Access e-resources. DULS is regularly conducting innovative Information Literacy Programs (ILP) for the benefit of students,researchers and faculty members and also making efforts in developing tutorials to make the community proficient in the use of WWW. Our OPAC is also being strengthened. We endeavor to further improve all our efforts to facilitate right information to the right user at the right time.
Delhi University Library System includes the following major libraries:
· Central Library
· Arts Library
· Central Science Library
· East Asian Studies Library
· FMS Library
· Law Library
· Ratan Tata Library
· South Campus Library
· Braille Library (On DUIntranet).
The college library is an important hub of campus life. There, you can check out books, conduct your research, find a quiet place to study, and maybe even flip through a magazine. What’s more, today’s college libraries extend their reach out into the Internet, making many services and resources accessible right from their websites.
5 Reasons why library is so important in the life of students of Delhi University:-
· Study alone.
· Use the online databases.
· Use reference materials
· Meet their study groups
· Develop the quality of becoming bookaholic
"So get your LibraryCard and start exploring the new world of knowledge".
The library card is a passport to wonders and miracles, glimpses into other lives, religions, experiences, the hopes and dreams and strivings of ALL human beings, and it is this passport that opens our eyes and hearts to the world beyond our front doors, that is one of our best hopes against tyranny, xenophobia, hopelessness, despair, anarchy, and ignorance.
Thus,Knowledge has to be improved, challenged, and increased constantly, or it vanishes and the stepping door to attain this knowledge is library.
So, Go and Grab this knowledge.........