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  Reference Section

It is the readers for whom the library is established and it provides the services for which the readers visit the library. Service rendered by the librarian in aid of some sort of study is reference-service. It is the personal assistance to individual reader in pursuit of information. Besides telephonic queries, people come in large number to the Reference Section for assistance in finding out the requisite reading material. Students come with assignments, projects, research & quiz queries, while the others come to consult encyclopaedias, dictionaries, maps, government gazettes, notifications, old newspapers etc. This is the section where the role of librarian in speedy dissemination of information comes to the fore.

Reference section of this library has a very rich collection of encyclopaedias and competitive books to cater to the demands of readers effectively. There are more than 8028 title books in this section. This section also preserves two important national newspapers namely a) The Times of India and b) The Tribune. On an average 60 readers visit this section everyday and as many queries are handled by the well versed staff.

The library has about 2166 VCD's of children and educational movies and CD-ROMs on different subjects, which are being issued to the readers at a nominal rate of five rupee per VCD's for two days. Some CD-ROMs are of reference nature like of Discovery Channel and National Geography. Reference section provide Internet Surfing facility to its readers and about 20 readers access the internet facility.

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