BHAVAN’S INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCE LIBRARY
About the Library
BIMS Library is a fully functional hybrid library where user can access printed items as well as the digital holding in the form of e-Books and e-Journals. It is a repository of text and reference books, national and international journals, magazines, project reports, newspapers, CD’s on wide range of subjects.
The Particular of Library collections are listed below (till 31/03/2019)
- JOURNALS / PERIODICALS
- AVAILABILITY OF E-JOURNALS & E-BOOKS
- ProQuest E-BOOKs
- J-Gate E-Journal
- Sage E-Journal
- National Digital Library
- LIBRARY MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
ILMS KOHA on Ubuntu Linux Server
- INSTITUTIONAL MEMBERSHIP
- NIPM (National Institute of Personal Management)
- American Information Resource Centre (AIRC)
- The Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).
- IN-HOUSE PUBLICATION BIMSL JOURNAL of MANAGEMENT, ISSN 2456-222X
- COLLECTION OF CULTURAL HERITAGE
- History and Culture of People of India (Set of 11 Vol.)
8. LIBRARY ACTIVITIES
- Book Exhibition
- Under Orientation Program
- Library Class
BIMS library provides open-access, where the readers find out their required books from the library shelves. The BIMS library organized the retro-conversion of all the books and classified them under the scheme of Universal Decimal Classification (UDC), Anglo-American cataloguing scheme.
The entire database of the library was initially kept in LIBSYS-4.0 which has now been converted to KOHA open source integrated library software (ILS) with the latest version. *All the books in the library are now catalogued, bar-coded and RFID tagged* for easy circulation and better security.
KOHA, the library management software is used for managing the different functions of library. The library has WEB-OPAC facility where all users including students, faculty members and others can browse through for information regarding library resources from anywhere within the campus.