Library at a Glance
The Library is highly sophisticated with state-of-art facilities. It provides online resources as well as digital resources. 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 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 several e-resources & Institutional Memberships like SpringerLink, EBSCOhost, IEEE (ASPP+ POP), American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ProQuest SCC Online with HeinOnline Platinum, DVL, Emerald Case Studies and DELNET, etc.
Sharda University has set up a Learning Resource Centre’s Digital section (R. No. 119, SET, Block 1) with 35 HCL computers working in a networked environment through connectivity provided by BSNL and TATA using 154 Mbps High Bandwidth Leased Line. Above mentioned E-resources can be access from this platform. In addition, Web OPAC, NPTEL online lectures and open source educational sites can also be accessed in the Learning Resource Centre. Users can take the required printout of the downloaded articles
At present, the libraries of thirteen schools are located at seven places.
- These libraries have a collection of over 1.3 lac books with ~20000 titles, 242 subscribed print journals, magazines, and newspapers.
- More than 5200 full-text journals in subscribed e-resources and 5000 open access journals are available in our on-line database.
- The non-book materials collection includes CDs and other electronic devices.
However, a state-of-art Wi-Fi enabled central library is presently under completion, which will bring the existing libraries under one roof, with additional features such as Turnstiles Gate Systems for ID checking for the entry to the library, Library RFID Management System for issue & return of books, security and intelligence, centrally air-conditioned and Coffee & Snacks Shop and equipped with university library software "Libsys7".
The University LibSys7 can be accessed by clicking on http://220.127.116.11:8480/opac/ where you can browse on the library collections. This also has MY ACCOUNT feature where your user ID is your System ID/Employee ID. NO PASSWORD is required.