Medical Libraries has a vital role in the development of Medical education and health care. The Medical Library in our hospital has a good collection of latest Medical Text Books, Journals, Monographs and Thesis papers of various Specialties. Also we have leaming materials on CDs & DVDs. Now we have a collection of 4514 Text Books and about 50 Journals which include those of International and National origin.
Lending facility for books and journals are also available and this is the most important service offered. External users from other institutions are allowed to use the library on prior sanction from the authorities.
There are three computers provided for internet access along with printing scanning and CD/DVD writing facility. Members can get free access to most of the medical e-journals. Our library has also installed Broadband link with CMC Vellore for reception of CME Programmes.
Library has 3 staffs and is open from 8.30 AM to 8.30 PM on all days except Sunday.
The LFCON Library stands for the informational & intellectual requirements of the students & faculty of the College. A balanced collection development policy is being followed in the library.
The library holds a finest collection of books & journals in 32 subject fields under Nursing, including 516 latest books. Besides these, there is a good collection of general books, Dictionaries, Encyclopedias & CD-ROMs. There are about 3050 books, 21 journals & 7 periodicals in the library.
The service of the library is not limited to the College, but also extended to the School of Nursing, MHA & sometimes for the Hospital staff with Principal’s permission. The working time is from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.