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JMI Hindi TopSpecial परीक्षा पे चर्चा - 2023 प्रवेश (2021-22) ऑनलाइन शुल्क भुगतान (दूरस्थ कार्यक्रम)

Zakir Husain Library


Dr Zakir Husain Library is the university's central library. Established in 1920, it was named after Dr. Zakir Husain, former President of India and Jamia's former Vice-Chancellor in 1973.

  • Originally housed in the old building with an area of 23,038 sq.ft, the library has developed as the university evolved (deemed university in 1962 and central university in 1988).
  • The new building was planned in 2003, and the library shifted to its present premises in 2009.
  • The new library has a carpet area of 9,930 sq. mtrs (1,06,850 sq. ft.). 
  • A stacks capacity for about 6 lakh books and a seating capacity for 1275 users, including
  • Reading Hall Annexe in the old building.  
  • The library is air-conditioned and equipped with the new technology for efficient functioning.
  • The Digital Resource Centre facilitates access to e-Journals and other in-house digitized e-resources.
  • Learning Centre for Differently Abled provides support to visually impaired students through assistive technology.
  • Online Catalogue provides bibliographic access to library's integrated computerized catalogue of English, Hindi, Urdu, Arabic and Persian books.
  • Libsys-7 fully supports automated in-house library operations.
  • CCTV system with 32 cameras provides electronic surveillance.
  • The library's LAN, linked to Jamia's campus-wide network, is supported by three servers and 150 workstations for student use.
  • The library provides remote login facility for e-journals to faculty, researchers and other bonafide members.
  • Single-window search facility for its e-journals, e-books, inhouse digitized documents, and open access resources through EDS (Ebsco Discovery Service).
  • A federated search tool, Knimbus, is available to search journal articles in multiple databases.