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Reference Service

The library provides quick and efficient reference service to user community through their well trained reference staffs. The Library has a good collection of reference books which includes Encyclopaedias, Dictionaries, Directories, Handbooks, Technical Data, Almanacs, Atlases, Bibliographies, etc. The Reference books are marked “R” as its collection number.

Current Awareness Service

The library offers the following Current Awareness Services to the users

a. Referral services

b. Display of New Arrivals

Inter Library Loan Service

The ICHR Library offers inter-library loan service to its users. The Library is a member of Developing Library Network (DELNET) and extending the facilities of DELNET services to its users by providing access to Union Catalogue of Books, Journals, CD-ROMs, and other reading materials. Interested Users can request the required books/documents to be procured from the host libraries on loan for a limited period. The request for such documents can be submitted at the library counter.

News Paper Clipping Service

This is a unique service provided by ICHR library based on the newspapers subscribed to wherein the selected topic, book reviews, etc of interest to the users on History and allied subjects are made available to the scholars. The Clippings are arranged by title and date for reference to the users.

Reprographic Service

The ICHR Library offers photocopying service to all its users on charge basis for academic purposes

Timings   9. 30 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. - 5.30 p.m
Photo Copy Charges   0.50 per page A4 size

Microfilms and Microfiche Reading & Printing Service

With the acquisition of the latest available model of microfilming equipment and ancillaries, now the Library provides the reading and printing service of microfilms and microfiches to the users. The User can get print copy of required portion in A3 and A4 sizes and also it has the facility save the required portion in pdf and tiff format. The Unit is now fully functional and provides facilities for Computer-Assisted Retrieval (CAR) of information from the microfilmed documents.