The central library, Narsinhbhai Patel Dental College & Hospital, Visnagar is one among major Dental subject libraries in the area of medical & paramedical. The library was established in 2006. It has built a large collection of books, journals and non-books materials. It also has a rich collection of resources in electronic media available. online E-resources ” Dentistry & Oral Sciences Database” (having over 215 E-Journals, E-Magazine, E-Article over 3000 abstract and 31 E-Books). It caters to the needs of large group of user including students and faculties. Library is fully computerized.
All the Dental & Medical Departments have their own departmental libraries.
Service: The Circulation section remains open between 8.30 AM to 3.30 P.M. on Weekdays.
Reading facilities (Magazines and journals, news papers, books etc.) are provided to the user from 08:30 am to 03:30 pm in the library premise. During the examination period library kept open form 08:30 am to 06:00 pm. for students to read their own materials.
XEROXING: Xeroxing facilities are available at the library.
Other resources created by library:
• E-collection [ E – Journal & E – Books]
Click Here! Dentistry and Oral Sciences Database
Collection of central library:
• Books: 3866 (1076 titles)
• Current Print Journals: 65 (International-47 + National -18)
Click Here! Current Print / Hardcopy Journals
• Bound Volume of journals: 780 volumes.
Click Here! Bound Volumes of Journals
• Compact Disk: 360
Click Here! List of CD