Vimala College Library is the first College Library under the Calicut University to manage its catalogue & Circulation with barcodes.
Books are classified according to the Dewey Decimal Classification. Classified arrangement of books help the user to find out a particular title of his / her specific interest.
Calibre-E Book Management
Calibre is a free and open source e-book library management application developed by users of e-books for users of e-books. It is the best content management software for e-book readers.
The three-storey library building has a reading room, stack room an internet browsing room and a research centre. The total carpet area of the central library is 10610sq.ft . The library is equipped with 89 tables and 286 chairs.128 racks are utilized for the stacking purpose of books. To display the current issues of periodicals there are 13 racks.It has a media room with LCD. A revolving rack displays the newly arrived books.
Library Committee serves as the coordinating and policy making body which functions as a buffer agency and interpreter of the needs of the library to the authorities.
- Issue & return of books
- Reference service
- Current awareness & S D I Services
- Display of carrier guiding newsletters
- Indexing of articles of periodicals & indexing of keywords
- User education for new students
- News paper clippings
- University question paper files
- C D Rom search
- Internet browsing