Library


The Library in Lala Lajpatrai Institute of Management is treated as a critical organ of the institute. Utmost importance is given to the creation of appropriate ambience for the users of the library. Accordingly our endeavor has been to identify the changing and growing needs of the readers and cater to their needs.

The chief objectives of the library are: -

  • Endeavor to create a learning environment, which enables the students to develop the habits of reading and research.
  • Adopt a data oriented factual approach that leads to continual improvement in the reading habits of all students, teachers, researchers at large and gain knowledge.

Develop the library into a store house of knowledge by preserving, adding, and updating books, periodicals, E-journal research reports, Audio Visual Material etc.

Ours is a computerised library wherein all activities are being conducted by using the SOUL software. Database is available on OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) for searching. We have an open access system for our students which enables them to get an opportunity to browse through books on various subjects and select the reading material of their interest.

We conduct orientation programmes for the new batch every year which helps them to get easy access of books. They also get acquainted to the library system and library staff during the orientation. Thus, our students love to visit the library daily to gain knowledge which has become a part of their routine life. During the orientation programme our librarian tries to create a strong bond between the books and the readers.

Our library is well equipped with modern facilities, latest technical & electronic devices which include the Wi-fi system. Our library has an excellent collection of the best books on various subjects written by famous writers, reference books, periodicals, journals, encyclopedias, yearbooks, maps, atlas, general reading material, books for recreation, handbooks, various useful dictionaries, CD’s Audio visuals as well as DVDs and so on. Our LCD TV provides the students with latest information about the market position, information on shares and statistical data and many current affairs and transactions.

We prepare library budgets for planning and facilitating purchase of books and other required material. We shoulder the responsibility of completing searches. We attend to inter–library queries and requests too.

We maintain Indian and International important useful periodicals and journals for at least a decade. These are in the form of attractive bound volumes which provide important material to the readers. It helps them in preparing project reports and for all other study purposes.

We also take the responsibility of protecting the students belongings at the property counter. We often request our expert lecturers to recommend good books on various subjects. Then, we add those books to our collection.

International Journals : Our Institute is not only conducting MMS Course but also offering research programme. To carter to needs of students, teaching faculty and researchers, 48 internationally renowned journals are being subscribed in major specializations such as Finance, Marketing, Hr and Operations. 

National Journals: To make our readers familiar with national Economic Environment, we are also subscribing to as many as 57 National Journals.

E-Journals : Widely used in the field of research e-journals namely EBSCO & J-Gate are purchased. In additional we have also Database of CMIE which provide database for the student engaged in preparing projects.


Total Collection of Library Books, Journals etc.: -

Books 22076
National Journals 57
International Journals 48
E-Journals EBSCO + J-Gate + NPTEL
CD`s with Magazines 548
CD`s with Books 556
Audio – Visual Collections 92

List of National and International Journals 

Library Timings:

1.    Sunday and Monday- 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
2.    Tuesday to Saturday - 9.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
3.    Library remains closed on holidays.

Facilities Provided:

  • Open access
  • Wi-Fi Connectivity
  • Multimedia Facility (9)
  • Audio Visual projections
  • Rich Collection of Management and General books with Barcode Tag
  • Seating Capacity (100)
  • 1 Huge table for Faculty Members
  • Photocopy and Scanning Facility
  • Property Counter

Library Services:

  • Circulation Service on all 7 Days
  • Reference / Extension Service
  • New Arrival Display
  • Thought for Day
  • Subject Research Service
  • Awareness Programmes / Trainings
  • Audio-Visual Service
  • Book Exhibition
  • Library Catalogue / OPAC
  • CD-ROM Service
  • User Survey
  • LLIM-Case Bank Service
  • Providing statistical informationa and market analysis.
  • E-Journal Database Service - EBSCO , J-Gate and CMIE-EIS Service.

Librarian
Mr. Yogesh Dusankar
Tel. No.:- 022 23513874 Ext.:124, E-mail:- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Asst. Librarian
Mr. Ranjit Redekar

"The great libraries of the future are not those with great collections but those with great staff, knowledge must be rediscovered in the library before it is used."
(Lowry 1991)