The mission of Al-beruni library is to play a vital role to support college’s academic and research mission by providing state of the art library and information services. We utilize innovative approaches in working with college students, faculty members, and researchers to help them in utilizing of current technologies, informative literacy skills. In future it will contribute to society through the pursuit of education, learning and research.
In any educational or research institution, the Library plays a pivotal role in the dissemination of knowledge, teaching, research and extension services. Besides Engineering Subjects considerable reading material on Humanities, Social science, Islamic studies is available. At present library has a seating capacity of more than 75 readers in Library hall. Library has 2000 collection on different topics.
Library will be opened according the following schedule. o Monday to Saturday 08:00 am to 01:30 pm o Friday 08:00 am to 12:30 pm o Sunday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm o Evening Timing (for faculty) 07:00 pm to 08:00 pm (Monday, Wednesday, Friday)
All persons at Cadet College Choa Saiden Shah including (faculty/cadets/staff and administration) are eligible to borrow materials from the library. Borrowing privileges may differ depending on the membership category.
The library is a repository of knowledge in whatever formats. Library houses a wide range of audio-visual material which includes pictures, video cassettes, films and CDs etc.
The Periodical Section is a important section of the library. It has best collection of magazines and newspapers. The library receives 7 magazines in Urdu and English languages as well as 4 daily newspapers in English and Urdu
The Children Section contains on small story books on different subjects like education, history, islamiyat and humanities. This section also has a separate reading place.
The main section of the library is Reference Section. Study table has been placed for the readers. Reference Section contains a collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlas, Yearbooks and Islamic references books (Tfaseer & Hadith).
English Section is the main section of the library. This section contains a rich collection on the computer, Islam, social science, education, science, literature and history.
Urdu Section is also main section of the library. This section contains a rich collection on the Islam, social science, education, Urdu literature, (poetry, novels, fictions and dramas) and history.
For the benefit of cadets and teachers copies of textbooks on all subjects for all classes are available in this section.
MLISc (Islamia University Bahawalpur)
If a book returned after due date, a fine of Rs.5/- per day will be charged from cadets. An overdue notice will be sent to any borrower for overdue items. At the time when item becomes overdue, a notation is made in the record of the borrower. Faculty and staff are required to return books before over date. Library materials are the property of college. Compensation is required for any library material that is lost, mutilated or destroyed. A service charge of Rs. 100/- for each lost, destroyed item will be charged along with replacement cost if material is available in the market. Latest edition may be accepted with the approval of principal.