About Library
The Banasthali Vidyapith library came into existence in 1935; till 1939 the library procured 1700 books and a Reading Room for students. "Veerbala" a quarterly journal was also brought out for students to improve their creative ability and writing. The library collection grew to 5000 and 12,000 books in 1945 and 1955 respectively. The primary mission of the library is to support the educational and research programme in the Vidyapith by maximizing access to information. In order to fulfill the objectives of the Vidyapith, the library aims to develop a comprehensive collection of documents useful for the faculty and the research community. This rich and valuable collection built over eight decades has some of the rare reference materials and several important journals.

Since then there is consistent growth of the collection of the library. Today, the Libraries' collection exceeds 450000 records including books, reports, theses, dissertations, bound journals, manuscripts, albums, maps, charts, audio/video cassettes, gramophone records, CDs/DVDs, atlas, slides and many more. The library currently receives over 500 national and international print journals. In addition, so many e-journals, e-databases and e-books are subscribed by the libraries. The access of eShodhSindhu is also available. The library offers Reference Services, Users' Orientation Services, Circulation Services, Current Awareness Services, and Plagiarism Checking etc.

In addition to Central Library there are 10 departmental libraries in higher education system and 3 libraries in school division.

Library System

 

All the libraries have been using the LIBSYS, an Integrated Library Management software package with all the modules for the library housekeeping operations.

 INFLIBNET Document Delivery Centre under JCCC Service

The INFLIBNET Centre of UGC has identified Banasthali Vidyapith as one of the Document Delivery Centre for J-gate Custom Content for Consortia (JCCC). This is an inter-library loan service amongst university libraries in India. As an ILL, the Central Library has fulfilled 2500+ queries of other universities across the India.  

Library Team

  Designation

   Name

Library

 

 

  Deputy Librarian

  Dr. Asha Sharma      

Central Library

 

  Dr. Laxmi Gupta

Shiksha Mandir Library

 

 

 Assistant Librarian

  Mr. Mukesh Mangal

Vidhi Mandir Library

 

  Dr. Rajendra Kumar Gupta

Urja Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Rekha Saxena

Central Library

 

  Ms. Shaivalini Singh

Central Library

 

  Dr. Shesh Mishra

Central Library

 

  Dr. Sunil Bhatt

Central Library

 

 

  Sr. Technical Assistant

  Dr. Praveen Babel

WISDOM Library

 

  Dr. Rajneesh

AIM & ACT Library

 

 

  Jr. Technical Assistant

  Mr. Devendra Singh Rajawat

Central Library

 

  Mr. Govind Prasad Gupta

Central Library

 

  Dr. Kanhaiyalal Sharma

AIM & ACT Library

 

 

  Technical Assistant

  Ms. Archana Chaudhary

Shilp Mandir Library

 

 

  Library Assistant

  Mr. Ajay Parashar

Shiksha Mandir Library

 

  Mr. Banwari Lal Sharma 

Central Library

 

  Mr.Chandra Shekhar Sharma  

Sharda Mandir Library

 

  Mr. Girdhar Sharma

Bhu Mandir Library

 

  Mr. Jaiprakash Gupta

Central Library

 

  Ms. Jaya Sharma  

Central Library

 

  Mr. Kajod Tailor

Shilp Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Leena Kumari  

Saraswati Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Manju Sharma  

Central Library

 

  Mr. Padam Dev Jain  

Shakuntalam Library

 

  Ms. Preeti Singh

AIM & ACT Library

 

  Mr. Ramswaroop Gurjar

Shilp Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Rasal Devi Gupta

Law Library

 

  Ms. Reena Mishra

Jeev Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Sunita Gupta

Urja Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Sunita Soni

Sharda Mandir Library

 

  Ms. Swati

Central Library

 

  Ms. Veena Thareja

SBI School of Commerce & Banking Library

 

  Mr. Vikram Singh

Central Library

Library Clerk

  Ms. Jyoti Gupta

Central Library

Facilities

1.      Xerox Centre

2.      Labs for Online Resources

3.      OPAC for searching library database

4.      Document Delivery

5.      Reading Hall