College LIBRARY

 
  • The college has two separate libraries :
    • Heramba Chandra College Central Library
      The Central Library is equipped with a diversified collection of subjects with their various updated ramifications to meet the quest for knowledge of their uses.
    • Seminar Library
      The Seminar Library is designed to meet the demands of the honours students of B.Com., B.A. and B.Sc. A UGC Book Bank is also set up here for the candidates of Part-I, Part-II and Part-III of the Degree Examinations. The students may enroll themselves in both Central and Seminar Libraries for borrowing books.
A Central Library for all three Colleges in the Building is filled with rare books since the inception of the colleges which any teacher or student, may use.
  • Total No. of Books for Use of Students :
    • Heramba Chandra College Central and Seminar Library - more than 26,000 Books.
    • South City College Central Library - more than 25,000 Books.
  • General Rules :
    • Library cards are issued on production of fee book and submission of 3-copies of stamp size photograph (separately for Central Library and Seminar Library).
    • Honours level text books are available in Seminar Library. One book at a time is issued for one month.
    • All categories of text books and reference books are available in the Central Library both for honours and general Course Students. Here also one book is issued at a time for one month.
    • Late fine is charged @ Rs. 50/- per month for non-submission of books within due dates.
    • Both the libraries remain open during summer recess (16th May to 30th June).
    • In case of loss of library card a duplicate library card is issued against payment of Rs. 10/-.
    • In case of loss or damage of books issued, borrower will have to replace the same books of latest edition.
    • Requision slips for home use are to be submitted within 2:00 P.M. Books are issued from 2:45 P.M. to 3:30 P.M. Borrowed books are to be returned within 2:00 P.M.
  • Days of Issue and Return of Books :                                                                                         
    OTHER LIBRARY SOURCES
    iNFLIBNET
    BRITISH COUNCIL LIBRARY KOLKATA
    • Seminar Library
      • For all Honours Courses
        • First Year - Monday and Wednesday
        • Second Year - Tuesday and Thursday
        • Third Year - Any day
    • Central Library
      • For all Honours Courses
        • First Year - Wednesday and Friday
        • Second Year - Tuesday and Thursday
        • Third Year - Any day except Saturday
      • For General Courses
        • First Year and Second Year - Monday and Thursday
        • Third Year - Any day except Saturday
  • Library Hours for both the Libraries :
    • 12:00 Noon to 5:00 P.M. - Monday to Friday
    • 12:00 Noon to 2:45 P.M. - Saturday