The Central library of the Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church Medical College is established for the benefit of the staff and students of this institution, in particular the medical fraternity in general. But in normal circumstances, use of this library is restricted to the staff and students of this Medical college. The Library is open from 8.30 am to 10.30 pm on all working days and the functioning is based on open access system. Our Library is using the rule of AACR2 for cataloguing and DDC for classifying books.
The Central Library complex has a centralized A.C system. Adjacent to the main Library hall there is a separate reading section. The digital library section, News paper, Magazine and Scientific journals sections are all inside the main library hall. The total area of the library is 1670 Sq.feet. We have a collection of more than 9000 books, 489 reference books, 91 Indian and 40 Foreign journals. We have more than 4000 bound volumes of journals and the digital library has a good collection of soft copies (CD books).
Library Staff :
Dr. Satheesh Babu ( HoD of Forensic Medicine Dept) is the Professor in charge of Library. Mr. Dipin T. V is the Librarian. He has joined on 13-06-2015 and is a Master’s Degree holder in Library and Information Science. Before joining this institution he was the Librarian of the Central Library of Ilahia College of Engineering and Technology, Muvattupuzha. Our Asst. Librarian Mr. Gopinadhan Nair is an experienced person and is in our college for the last 12 years. Our other staff members are Mr. Sajan Jacob, Mrs. Alyamma P. P and Mrs. Saramma Varghese.