THE UNIVERSITY CENTRAL LIBRARY
(Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology)

 

Central library Building
The University Central Library renamed Dr. Amar Singh Rathore Central Library had been an integral part of the University where it had the status of the Agriculture faculty library at Rajasthan College of Agriculture, Udaipur. The college had its origin way back in 1955 to establish itself as one of the oldest institution in Rajasthan and since then has been in the process of enriching its collection in a well planned manner. The central library and other libraries of the University in different faculties cater to the information needs of students, faculty, researchers, scientists, trainees and agricultural officers both in conventional as well as electronic format. Library information system at MPUAT is partially automated, bar-coded and digitized. The libraries provide congenial environment to its readers with good ventilated and spacious reading room and also dedicated service. All bonafide members of the University are provided various facilities and services to their readers.

Present Facilities:

  • Document alert service: This service is provided through which the staff/scientists/teachers are intimated about the receipt of new publications.
  • Off-Line Databases: Standalone CD-ROM Databases are procured by the library and made available to users for reference. The CD ROM databases (CAB CD 1973 to 2010 and Agris 1973 to 2003) have been subscribed; however, CAB CD being renewed regularly.
  • On-Line Databases: Internet and Intranet facilities are available at all the libraries in the University to retrieve and download research information; besides, all Departments are connected to the library through LAN.
  • On-Line Journals: At the present 2981 scientific journals are available online through the CeRA under different modes of operation like - RA (Request Article), FT (Full Text) and AL (Available in your library).
  • Digitalization: All doctoral degree theses have been digitized and are in progress since the year 2003, of which presently only the Abstracts are accessible thorough LAN.
  • Reprography service: Reprography service to information seekers are provided at a subsidized rate on payment basis.
  • Selective dissemination of information: Specific information as requested by the bonafide members of the library is provided.
  • The library has a collection of 71,500 reference books and has been subscribing the print versions of 37 Indian Journals related to Agriculture.
Name Year Books Journals CD Rom Staff
Central Library 1955 71,500 09* 1055 06
CTAE 1964 49,416 84 499 14
CHS 1966 19,052 23 52 03
CDFST 1978 10,742 12 47 04
  Total 1,50,710 128 1,653 27
* Indian Journals only, as foreign journals are available online through CeRA

 

Future Plans:

  1. With the availability of funds, complete digitization of the Central Library is planned in the near future, which shall ensure better operation, access, quality in services and resource sharing.
  2. Free access to CD ROM Databases - CAB, AGRIS, AGRICOLA, Aquatic Science and Fisheries Abstract, Food and Nutrition, Crop Protection Compendium, Animal Health Protection, Forestry Compendium, World Textile and many more through the LAN.
  3. Proposal to have selected print version of scientific international journals to meet out the requirements under the AL mode (Available in your Library) of e-journal facility. 
  4. Facility of power back up by way of installing a Silent DG set of at least 15 KVA to cater to the needs of the library services during power cuts.
  5. Filling up of vacant posts in the library for smooth conduct of its functioning.
News and invitation for XV Alumni Meet and Felicitation program New
winner of first prize of young innovators New
Second day of Inter college tournaments in MPUAT New
Inter College tournament in MPUAT New
Farmers training on Lac cultivation at Jhadol New
Two day AICTE Sponsored National Seminar on Nanotechnology for Energy & Power Sector (NSNEP) – 2017 New
AICTE sponsored Faculty Development Program On Technological Advances and Emerging Dimensions in Energy and Power sector” from 18th December, 2017 to 30thDecember, 2017 at College of Technology & Engineering New
ICAR Sponsored Winter School on "Advances in Post Harvest Management of Dairy and Food Products" during 1-21st January 2018 New
Brochure of 32 Biennial Conference of the Home Science Association of India New
ICAR Sponsored WINTER SCHOOL On ENHANCING THE PRODUCTIVITY OF RAINFED AGRO ECOSYTEM THROUGH SUITABLE INTERVENTION December 14th, 2017 to January 3rd, 2018 New
Inauguration of CLSU Office of Fisheries College
Joining of Dr. Abhay Kumar Mehta as Director Research of MPUAT
Closing of 21 days CAFT training Center for Advance FAculty Training in Organic Farming
Joining of Dr. S.D. Dhakar, Dean, COA, Bhilwara
Blood Donation Camp At CTAE, Udaipur 84 Blood Units Donated - 25-09-2017
Man ki Bat and Blood Donation Camp in MPUAT
visit of Prof. U S Sharma sb, Vice Chancellor, MPUAT, to Jigjiga University, Ithiopia (East Africa)
Advanced Training Course On Organic Production Management : Approaches and Practices, Sept-11-Oct-1, 2017
Screening Test for the Post of Assistant Professors and Subject Matter Specialists held on dated 17-09-2017 Schedule of Uploading of Answer Key, Raising Objections and Uploading of Final Key
Workshop on Computer Literacy and science awareness organised at Challi Village
Special Lecture during 21 days CAFT Training
spot admission notification for B.F.Sc I year first semester of College of Fisheries
Application invited for P.G Diploma in Entrepreneurship in Early Childhood Care & Education in College of Home Science
Admission Notification and Form for PG(M.Tech. & Ph.D.) for the session 2017-18 in CTAE, Udaipur
Admission Notice for Merit Basis in B.Sc. Ag. and M.Sc MBBT Self Finance Scheme - RCA
Admission Notice and Application form for MFSc (Aquaculture) 2017-18 - COF
Admission Notification and Application form for BFSc 2017-18 - COF
Payment Seat Admission Notification - CDFST
Admission Notification and Application Forms - College of Home Science
Proforma of application for allotment of accommodation at Unviersity Guest House and Kisan Ghar
Application Form and Instructions for Payment seats - CDFST
Application Form of B.Sc. (AG.)75% above Merit Basis, RCA MPUAT, Udaipur
PG Admission Form for the Academic Session 2016-17 - College of Technology and Engineering, Udaipur
Application form for admission in MFSc (Aquaculture) 2016-17 - College of Fisheries
Application Form B.Sc. and Ph.D. (Session-2016-17)- College of Home Science
Admission in Ph.D. (Aquaculture) by Course Work, Faculty of Fisheries (2015-16)
Link for Online Applications form for ph.d. admission in the faculty of Agriculture-RCA, MPUAT, Udaipur
Admission Notification and Application Form for M.Tech & Ph.D - Academic Session 2015-16 in College of Technology and Engineering
Admission Notification and Application Form for B.Sc.Ag., M.Sc.Ag. MBBT and MBA-AB
Admission Notification and Application Form for Admission in Maser of Fisheries Science (M.F.Sc.) for the Academic Session 2015-16
College of Home Science-Notification and Application form for Admission in Ph.d.
College of Fisheries-Admission Notice and Proforma of Application for BFSc admission 2015-16

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