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अखिल भारतीय आयुर्विज्ञान संस्थान, नई दिल्ली
All India Institute Of Medical Sciences, New Delhi
कॉल सेंटर:  011-26589142




The Library offers the following services to its patrons :

Book Alert Service

This is a monthly listing of the new books, monographs and pamphlets added in the library.

Periodical Alert Service
This is fortnightly listing of the new periodicals received in the library during the fortnight.
Inter Library Loan ServicesIt is established with several local Libraries for the benefit of the users to procure documents which are not
available ion our Library.
Reprographic ServicesThe library has three machines to meet the demands of the readers viz. two Modi Xerox 1025. and
One Modi Xerox-5834 models. CD-ROM Printout Services
The computerized printout of demanded pages are available to the readers against payment basis.Bibliographies on DemandThe staff of the Library compiles bibliographies as and when demanded by the readers.
Computerized Thesis SearchAbout 4477 thesis received so far in the library can be retrieved through computer search. Information about thesis giving author, department, guide's name, co-guides and other bibliographical have been fed to the computer. Book BankThe Book Bank serves the MBBS, B.Sc. (Hons.) Human Biology students and Interns. The total membership of the Book Bank is 190. The Bank has 3000 books which are issued on long term basis to the students. Microforms Section
The Library is equipped with two micro-film readers and one micro-film/microfiche reader-cum-printer. The Library has
1627 microfiches and 56 microfilms in its collection.
Audio-Visual Section
The Audio-visual section is equipped with four color TVs and four Video Cassette Recorders. It has more than 312 video cassettes on bio-medical subjects. This section has 4 audio cassettes playback decks and 108 audio cassettes


CD-BASED Service

The Library has two CD-ROM drives i.e., Hitachi and Sony. It has different databases on CD-ROM i.e. MEDLINE, POPLINE, ONCODISC, and LISA. Different encyclopaedias and dictionaries have also been acquired on CD-ROM.

CD-NET Workstation

A CD-NET workstation became operational in the library in January 1993. Eight users at a time can search in the different databases loaded in a CD-NET towers. The library is amongst the few pioneers in the country to install such a facility. Printing facility is also available.

ALPHA Computer System

The library has installed a ALPHA 433au Digital Personal Workstation with 128 MB RAM, a line printer, laser printer and 16 terminals. The library has automated its house keeping and technical activities by using LIBSYS software package. All the records from 1984 to 1997 are searchable through computer.


The library has acquired a multimedia set. Few multimedia titles have also been purchased.


The library is actively participating in DELNET. An E-Mail modem has been provided by DELNET for communicating with libraries. Besides this library also has E-Mail connection provided by the Institute total 18 nodes are available.

Continuing Education

Inorder to train professionals in applying latest techniques of information technologies in the Libraries, the Library organises at national level training courses at regular intervals.


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