About Medical Library


"Everything you need for better future and success has already been written.And guess what? All you have to do is go to Library." ---- (Henry Fredrick Amiel)

"Libraries store the energy that fuels the imagination.They open up window to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving our quality of life" --- (Sidney Sheldon)

The IIMS&R Medical library acts as the hub for the medical fraternity of (IIMS&R), Integral University, It is currently situated at the third floor of the main Library building. Its carpet area is 2000 sqm and has the seating capacity of 250 for students and faculty/staff members. IIMS&R Library has separate Internet Section with 26 PCs installed to facilitate internet browsing. The IIMSR library is fully automated by using internationally reputed integrated library system software named “Koha”. It is very helpful in providing circulation statistics of the books and it is helping us in answering different queries such as a history of issue and return of books, most issued books, books in a great demand which are very helpful for further decision making. More than twenty-five PCs are dedicated exclusively to the users for browsing Web-OPAC and accessing online Journals.

Library Hours

S.No. Day Timings
1 Monday to Saturday: 08 AM to 10 PM
2 Saturday 12:30 PM to 08 PM
3 Holidays Closed

Library Collection

The IIMSR Library houses a rich collection of more than 7200 books comprising of Textbook, Reference books and donated books. The library subscribes about 32 International and 70 Indian Journals (Total 102 journals) in various specialties. It has also maintained its archived collection of old journals (bounded volumes) in printed form.

List of Print Journals (Foreign& Indian) 2018. Click Here

List of Print Journals (Foreign& Indian) 2017. Click Here

IIMS&R Library also houses a good collection of approx. 500 CDs & DVDs, and 462 e-journals may also be browsed in the internet section through the following online databases provided through E-ShodhSindhu:

  • Springer
  • Oxford University Press

List of CDs Available. Click Here

Online Journals 2018. Click Here

The Library also provides access to Pub Med, Central, Biomedcentral, DOAJ and other open access resources as following:

Pubmed : (a database of 25 million references/documents) It Comprises more than 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals/online books.

Pubmed Central:PMC is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).

DOAJ: The Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) is a free online directory of open access journals maintained by Lund University Libraries.

J-Gate: The J-gate Consortium provides current as well as archival access to more than 7500+ core and peer-reviewed journals and 10 bibliographic databases from 26 publishers and exaggerators in different disciplines.

Library Rules

  • Members of the Central Library should always carry their multi-purpose Identity Card issued by the University to visit the Central Library and produce the same whenever asked by the Library Staff
  • Members are expected to maintain silence and not indulge into any act which may disturb the reading or study of other users or interferes with the proper functioning of the Library.
  • Every member must sign in the Register available at the entrance with Check-In and Check-Out time and Closing Entry.
  • Users should leave their personal belongings such as bags, helmets etc. at the property counter. However, Purses, calculators, Mobile phones, and such other costly items should not be left at the counter.
  • Eating/Smoking and use of mobile phones are strictly prohibited inside the library premises.
  • Outsiders are not allowed to use the library without permission of concerned authority.
  • Readers should observe strict silence inside the library.
  • Readers should not mark, deface, mutilate, underline, dog-ear mark, write, tear pages, spoil or damage the library documents/materials. If anyone is found doing so, he/she will be charged with the full replacement cost of damaged material and may lead to suspension of library membership.
  • Any violation of aforesaid rules would be referred for disciplinary action.

Library services:

  • OPAC/web OPAC
  • Lending Service (Issue/return)
  • Reading Room Facility
  • Reprographic service
  • Internet browsing service
  • New Arrivals Service
  • 24x 7 Campus-wide accesses to e-journals
  • Library Orientation and Alert Service
  • CCTV Surveillance