About the Department
NICAS CENTRAL LIBRARY
The library of Noorul Islam College of Arts & Science started functioning on the 8th of July 2002 on the new campus. The primary aim of the library is to stimulated and promote among the students reading habits, thereby to enrich their knowledge that in turn would ensure their self-development and self-confidence.
The library has a good collection of more than 8699 books as till date, including newly published 800 prestigious reference books in various disciplines. It also subscribed 25 periodicals including 15 National and International Journals in the area of Life Science, Computer Science, Visual Communication, Management, Literature, Competitive and General Studies. The members of NICAS library refer and use more than 1000 books a month. We provide all leading National and Regional Dailies in different languages.
All Books and data are computerized and the library has a computer based catalogue along with a manual catalogue. Books are classified under DDC 20th edition. We provide separate facilities for E- Resource access, Question Bank and Back Volume Reference. The college provides a separate session for a library hour for all students both UG and PG. NICAS Library and NICE Library jointly organize book fair cum sales every semester and the leading publishers and distributors participate in the fair. It encourages the student community to develop reading habits and purchase their own books at a discount rate. Every year the department of the library honors the best library user with an award.