University Library

List of new arrivals of reading material in the Central Library, SKUAST-Jammu

About Library

Library system of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-Jammu) comprises of Central Library at Faculty of Agriculture (FOA), Main Campus, Chatha and Faculty Library at Faculty of Veterinary Sciences & Animal Husbandry (FVSc & AH), R.S. Pura. Both the libraries have open access and are housed in their respective modern and spacious buildings. The Central Library is a modern three storey glazed building having 5382 sq. meter area and has come up at the construction cost is Rs. 945 lakhs. It was inaugurated by the then Chief Minister of J&K, Sh. Ghulam Nabi Azad, on 12th November, 2007. The Faculty Library at R.S. Pura, has an area of 2937 sq. meter area. In both the libraries the collection comprises of documents in the field of Agricultural, Veterinary and allied sciences. Online Library system consisting of network terminals for providing access to e-journals, e-books, internet and other e-reference resources are provided to the scientists, scholars, students and staff. Library functions and requirements have been kept in view while planning and equipping it.Both the libraries contribute and support the University in building an internationally top ranked academic and research driven institution by establishing a knowledge hub. Library services are witnessing radical changes world over and accessibility and instant retrieval of information is the main focus.

Information Resources/Collection

Books : 32234*
e-Journals / online Journals (CeRA)
Print Journals
CAB Abstracts        11 million Abstracts
e-books            44000+
Theses/Dissertations 828**

*Includes Gratis and Book Bank Books **includes multiple copies

Library Timings

Central Library, Chatha

Monday – Friday 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM

University Library, R.S.Pura

Monday – Friday 9.00 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Library Governance

Hon'ble Vice-Chancellor

Library Advisory Committee

University Librarian

The Team: At your service at Central Library, FOA, Chatha Campus

Central Library, Chatha

S.No. Name Designation Phone/E-mail
1. Prof. V. K. Razdan University Librarian 0191-2262037
2. Mrs. Shashi Prabha Assistant Librarian 9469187077
3. Mr. Amit Sharma Library Assistant 9419174820
4. Mrs. Meenakshi Devi Library Assistant 9622342377
5. Mr. Rohit Kumar Stenographer 9419608827
6. Ms. Anuradha Sharma ACT 9622270648

University Library, R.S.Pura

S.No. Name Designation Phone/E-mail
1. Mr.Leela Dhar Mangi Assistant Librarian 9906239359
2. Mrs. Nirmal Kohli Sr. Library Assistant 9469373332
3. Mrs. Asha Rani Library Assistant 9419236562
4. Mr. Suresh Kumar ACT 9419210244