Services and Facilities
We provide a variety of reference services to our users. The Reference Desk is located near the main entrance of the library. The Desk helps users to use the library’s "Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)" having the list of more than 170,000 volumes comprising printed and electronic information sources. and other information resources.
The person at the Desk will help you in locating the material for your specific assignments. The Desk, therefore, should be your first stop when you need assistance in locating information for your research and class assignments. If you feel anything lacking, please feel free to see the Chief Librarian or register your complain.
Library materials can be borrowed and returned at the Circulation Desk, which is located near the main entrance. Library materials on reserve, text copies, periodicals, reference books, government publications, publications of world bodies and CD's will not be issued.
Who Can Borrow?
Upon presentation of current and valid ID card at the Circulation Desk, the following people may borrow the issuable materials from the library:
Students of UOG
Permanent faculty of UOG
Visiting faculty of UOG
Staff of UOG
Honorary staff of UOG
Students: 2 books for 7 days
Permanent Faculty: 10 books for 30 days
Visiting Faculty: 5 books for 30 days
Heads of Departments: 10 books for 30 days
Staff: 1 book for 30 days
Note: The fine for late return will be Rs 5 per day per book.
Library Orientation and Instruction Programme
The Library Orientation and Instruction Programme at UOG extends the role of library in ensuring that users make the most effective use of available resources. The programme is designed to educate the students, researchers, faculty and staff in locating printed and electronic knowledge assets to fulfil their information needs. This service is available on individual and group basis. The programme may be offered at the request of faculty members to their class. At the start of each semester, the library also organises an orientation session for the new students.