Accredited Grade 'A' by NAAC in 2015

ACTIVITIES

LIBRARY Mrs. Mukesh Kumari is in-charge of it.
The College library caters both to intellectual as well as the general reading needs of its reader in an ideal and reader’s friendly environment. The College library has at present a good collection of more than 39691 books upto Jan.’15. It is subscribing about 33 Journals, 50 magazines and 17 Newspapers.
Library Orientation Programme:

Organized for the Freshers at the beginning of the academic session from Aug.18-19, 2015, this programme aimed at educating the new students about the important role of the library in widening their mental horizon.

In order to bring awareness among the College students about the utility of the library and the benefits of reading a library orientation programme “Know your library” was organized for newly admitted students on 21st and 22nd August, 2014. It was organized in two parts, which included ‘Instructional’ under which guidelines and instructions on how to make the best use of the library services were given. Second part of this programme was personal contact programme in which all the students were taken round the library to acquaint them with the layout, setup and wealth of the library. Guidance was given with respect to the various methods that could be put to use to arrange and locate books using OPAC.


BOOK EXHIBITION:

  • “Know Your Library” Book Exhibition was organized with an endeavour to make the students aware of the collection of books available. More than 650 students attended the programme.
  • An exhibition of books and clippings on the occasion of 150th Birth Anniversary of Lala Lajpat Rai was also organized.

The healthy tradition of organizing “Know Your Library” book exhibition was carried out. The objective of this exhibition was to make the students aware of library collection.


DISPLAY BOARDS:

These visual bookmarking tools display current information on a variety of aspects related to health, career, religion, amazing facts, etc.

Audiovisual section of the library displays current information on various aspects e.g. information relating to health, career, religion, Amazing facts etc. Approximately, 450 students attended the programme.

  • On 31stOct.’14 Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel Birth Anniversary was celebrated as National Unity Day. On this occasion a book exhibition was held and a large number of students visited this exhibition.

LIBRARY RELATED COMPETITIONS ORGANISED:

As a part of the Readers’ Motivation Programme, Book / Reference Hunting, Essay Writing, Book Covers Making, Slogan Writing and Collage Making competitions were organized from Jan. 27- 29, 2016. 53 students participated in these competitions.

As part of the readers’ motivation programme library department organized Book /Reference Hunting, Essay Writing, Book cover Making, Slogan Writing, Collage making from 26th to 28th November 2014. 37 Students participated in these competitions. Results of these competitions are as below:-


    1. Books locating and Reference Hunting Contest
    1st Prize1346/14 B.A.I Shubhangi
    2nd Prize1649/13 B.AII Vivek
    3rd Prize1189/14 B.A.I Shilpi Mishra
    3rd Prize1553/14B.A.IHarinder Pal Singh

    2. Essay Writing
    1st Prize2064/14B.A. IIAkash Mandyal
    2nd Prize1553/14B.AIHarinder Pal Singh
    3rd Prize1210/13B.AIIRuchika
    3rd Prize1660/13B.AIIPratibha

    3. Slogan Writing
    1st Prize1003/13B.A. IINishu Verma
    2nd Prize1236/14B.A. IAnita Kumari
    3rd Prize1210/13B.AIIRuchika
    3rd Prize/td> 1470/14B.AI Nisha

    4. Book Cover Making Ruchika
    1st Prize2064/14B.A. IIAkash Mandyal
    2nd Prize1003/13B.A. IINishu
    3rd Prize1210/13B.AII

    5. Collage Making
    1st Prize 202/14 B.Com I Sahibjit Singh
    2nd Prize 1189/14 B.A. I Shilpi Mishra

    Library Website: On College website a separate portal www.pggc46.ac.in , provides all information about the library.
    Library Blog (http://librarianchd46.blogspot.in): This year library maintained a library blog to update its readers about library activities. Through this blog information regarding syllabus, old question papers, notices and reminder etc. is provided.

Post Graduate Government College Sector 46, Chandigarh
Phone: 0172-2678022 Email: gc46chandigarh@gmail.com