The library comprises of various sections lending, reference, Periodicals, Research, Ola leaf and Bindery.
Lending section is located on the left side after the library office. The lending books are issued for two weeks from 8.30 am daily at the main counter. Reference books are issued only after 3.00pm daily. On Fridays reference books are issued from 2.30 noon.
The reference section, which covers a large floor area, has a seating capacity for 100 students.
The books storie in this section are only for reference and permanent reference. Among them, there are quick reference books as well. These include dictionaries, glossaries, bibliographies and encyclopedias, which are very valuable. Permanent reference books are not lent to any one under any circumstances.
This section is on the right side of the library facing the lending section.
Periodicals and magazines containing current information on medicine are found this section. Back issues of periodicals are housed in the store room. Photocopies of important articles can be obtained on payment.
This section is adjacent to the periodical section and is set apart only for academic staff and postgraduate students.
Ola leaf manuscripts
This section is housed adjacent to the library office. All users of the library are entitled for this service, on request. It contains 472 ola leaf manuscripts and are arranged in glass fronted cupboards and has closed access.
There is a separate section to bind old and torn books.
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