Government Degree College Poonch

(J&K)
‘Accredited B+Grade by NAAC’

Library :



The College library at present has a collection of about 45000 books. Every student has to deposit a security of Rs 30/-.The security is refunded every year in the month of June only. The claim for the refund should be accompanied by a "No Demand" certificate from the Librarian and various Text- book sections of the College Departments and it should be made within a reasonable time after leaving the College, but not later than two years in any case. There is a reading room attached to the College Library. About 20 magazines, newspapers and journals etc. are being subscribed for enhancing the general knowledge of the students.


The number of books is as under:-

Name of the Books

Number of Books

Government Grant Books

24567

UGC Books

34553

Reference Books

1480

Biography

580

Free gifts

375

Carrier Counseling Books

4310


Library Rules

1

The Library presently observes the same working hours and holidays as the College. It remains open for the students during the summer vacation from 8 a.m. to 2.00 p.m. unless notified otherwise.

2

Every student at the time of borrowing books from the library shall present to the librarian his/her Identity Card. A person borrowing books from the library shall be held responsible for any loss of pages or damage of the book and he/she will have to pay fine in addition to double the cost of that book.

3

Lecturers are not allowed to take more than ten books at a time. No member of the College staff" may borrow books from the library on his own name for the use of the students.

4

Member of the College staff or the establishment at the time of leaving the College on transfer retirement or otherwise return all the books borrowed by them before the L. R C. or "No Demand" certificate is issued in their favour.

5

Students can borrow only two books at a time, which include at least one book of the subject taken by him/her.

6

Students must return books taken by them within fifteen days.Any student retaining a book after the time allowed shall have to pay a fine of Re l/-per day volume until the same is returned, provided the fine incurred shall not exceed double the cost of the book

7

The Librarian shall keep a record of the book issued. In the beginning of every month or at the time of realization of dues by t6he cashier, librarian shall submit to the office a list of fine imposed on students for late return of books. They shall have to deposit the fine with the College cashier within seven days of the submission of the list, failing which the student will not be allowed to the classes.

8

Books required by lecturers of the College, if borrowed by any other person, must be returned on the receipt of a notice issued from the librarian.

9

The same person may borrow no book for the second time within two days from the date of its return by him/her. This rule, however, does not apply to lecturers of the College.

10

Any person who either lost a book or torn, defaced and damage it, shall be liable to pay an amount not less than double the cost of the book. When it belongs to a set or series, and unless he can replace it, he shall be liable to pay the cost of the whole set or series.

11

Students free from lecture work may visit the library during the College hours. No talking or disturbance of any kind is allowed in the library. Any infringement of this rule shall incur punishment/fine.

12

Library is meant only for the use of those persons who are directly or indirectly connected with the academic life of the College.

13

The Librarian shall keep a record of the book issued. In the beginning of every month or at the time of realization of dues by t6he cashier, librarian shall submit to the office a list of fine imposed on students for late return of books. They shall have to deposit the fine with the College cashier within seven days of the submission of the list, failing which the student will not be allowed to the classes.

14

Periodicals shall not be issued except for consultation in the library premises.

15

Books of the following description shall not be removed from the library except for a night that too only by a lecturer of the College with special permission of the Principal in writing.

a) Books of reference b) Current Periodicals
c) Sports and University Calendars d) Books specially reserved(by order of Principal. e)Rare books identified by College library Committee/Principal.

16

All books shall have to be returned to the library every year at the time of stock checking, especially in April-May. The librarian shall make a report of books found damaged/ missing to the Principal, soon after the stock checking is over. During the period of stock checking, no person except with the special permission of the Principal shall have the access to the library.

17

Lecturers of the College, who, wish to retain certain books during the summer vacation, shall have to return the same to the library at the time of stock checking.

18

Sleeping, smoking and spitting etc. are strictly prohibited in the library.

Constituted Committes for the session of 2018-2019.

On 6th of March, 2015 the College organized Symposium on Truth and Non Violence in Collaboration with Gandhian Global Family.

The college organized a symposium on Topic The Menace of Drug Addiction in Present Scenario in collaboration with District Police Poonch

The Women Hockey Team of the College shared Championship Trophy with Govt. College for Women Parade Jammu.

The College Men Hockey Team remained runner-up.

ON 17TH OF SEPTEMBER “OZONE DAY”CELEBRATED BY GEOGRAPHICAL SOCIETY.

ON 13TH OF SEPTEMBER AN ESSAY COMPETITION ON COMMUNAL HARMONY AND NATIONAL INTEGRATION ORGANIZED.

ON 13TH OF SEPTEMBER DECLAMATION CONTEST FOR NORTHERN ZONE ROLLING TROPHY HELD.

ON 5TH OF SEPTEMBER, 2012 A SEMINAR ON THE TOPIC “QUALITY EDUCATION IS IMPERATIVE FOR GROWTH ANG PROSPEROTY IN THE CHANGED GLOBAL SCENARIO WAS ORGANISED ON THE EVE OF TEACHERS DAY.

ON 9TH OF AUGUST, 2012 FRESHERS DAY CELEBRATED IN THE COLLEGE.

ON 23RD OF JULY, COLLEGE IN COLLOBERATION WITH 108 BRIGADE ARRANGED AN EXTENTION LECTURE BY Dr. SATISH INAMDAR, A REKNOWNED EDUCATIONIST AND PHILOSOPHER.

ON 2-3 JULY, 2012 COLLEGE HOSTED TWO DAYS KASHIR CONFRENCE ORGANISED BY ADBEE MARKAZ KAMRAZ, J&K.

JB ABDUL GANI MALIK, HON’BLE MINISTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION, INAUGURATED ZOOLOGICAL MUSIUM AND BCA DEPARTMENT.

JB ABDUL GANI MALIK, HON’BLE MINISTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION LAUNCHED WEBSITE OF THE COLLEGE.

JB ABDUL GANI MALIK, HON’BLE MINISTER FOR HIGHER EDUCATION VISITED THE COLLEGE ON 2ND OF JULY, 2012.

College in collaboration with Police Department organized a Seminar on “Computer Education” on 08-03-2012.

“Road Safety Week” observed by the college.

Women Empowerment cell in collaboration with Bio-Sciences Departments organized a symposium on AIDS: A challenge to Modern World on “WORLD AIDS DAY”.