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A BIRD’S EYE VIEW

A BIRD’S EYE VIEW……

LIBRARY

KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA, NO.1, MADURAI

LIBRARY – A RESUME AS ON 20/11/2012

BASIC STATISTICS

1. NO. OF BOOKS : 18902
2. NO. OF MAGAZINES : 76 + 10
3. NO. OF NEWSPAPERS : 04

REFERENCE SECTION

ENCYCLOPEADIAS
DICTIONARIES
GK BOOKS INCLUDING YEARBOOKS
ATLAS
TEACHERS’ REFERENCE MATERIALS
STACK ROOM

BOOKS ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS
100 PHILOSOPHY, PSYCHOLOGY & PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT
200 RELIGION
300 SOCIAL SCIENCES AND EDUCATION
400 COMPUTER SCIENCE
500 SCINCES
600 TECHNOLOGY, HEALTH, ACCOUNTANCY AND MANAGEMENT
700 ARTS AND CRAFTS, SPORTS AND GAMES
800 LITERATURE (ENGLISH, HINDI & OTHER LANGUAGES)
900 HISTORY, GEOGRAPHY AND CIVICS

 

EXCLUSIVE COLLECTION

BOOKS FOR COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS (NDA, IIT, MEDICAL, NTSE, NSO, NCO, AIEEE ETC.)
BOOKS ON ENVIRONMENT, FESTIVALS & YOGA
BOOKS ON CAREER GUIDANCE AND COUNSELLING
BOOKS ON LIBRARY SCIENCE
BOOKS ON SCOUTS AND GUIDES
BOOKS ON SCIENCE PROJECTS AND EXPERIMENTS
BOOKS ON PUZZLES, JOKES AND MAGIC
TEXTBOOKS AND STUDY MATERIAS
CDs

 

ISSUE SYSTEM

  1. OPEN ACCESS SYSTEM IS IN VOGUE (STUDENTS ARE FREE TO ACCESS THE BOOKS THEY NEED)
  2. CARD SYSTEM IS BEING USED FOR ISSUING MAGAZINES, STUDY MATERIALS AND SPECIMEN COPIES FOR THE STUDENTS OF CLASSES IX TO XII
  3. CARD SYSTEM IS UESD FOR ISSUING BOOKS TO THE STUDENTS WHO ARE NEWLY ADMITTED ON TRANSFER
  4. THE CLASSES WITH NEW ID CARDS ARE ISSUED BOOKS THROUGH THE BARCODE SCANNER AND AUTOLIB SOFTWARE.
  5. REGISTER SYSTEM IS USED FOR ISSUING PERIODICALS TO THE STAFF
  6. BOOKS ARE ISSUED TO THE STAFF USING THE AUTOLIB SOFTWARE
  7. 2 BOOKS ARE ISSUED FOR A PERIOD OF TWO WEEKS ( VI STD – XII STD.)

LIBRARY AUTOMATION

  • THE SOFTWARE ‘AUTOLIB’ IS BEING USED FOR AUTOMATING THE LIBRARY INHOUSE OPERATIONS
  • BARCODE PRINTER AND BAR CODE SCANNER ARE USED
  • ISSUE FOR THE TEACHERS IS AUTOMATED FROM 01/04/2011
  • ISSUE FOR THE STUDENTS IS AUTOMATED FROM 08/08/2011
  • DATA ENTRY AND BAR CODING OF NEWLY PURCHASED BOOKS ARE DONE REGULARLY

LIBRARY WEBSITE

  • AN EXCLUSIVE WEBSITE FOR THE LIBRARY IS DESIGNED AND MAINTAINED : www.kv1madurailibrary.wordpress.com
  • THE WEBSITE IS UPDATED REGUALRLY WITH RELEVANT INFORMATION NEEDED FOR THE STUDENTS AND THE STAFF.
  • ON-LINE DIGITAL LIBRARY ON DIFFERENT TOPICS WERE INCLUDED AS A PART AND PARCEL OF THE WEBSITE
  • NO. OF ON-LINE VIEWERS : 7,44,307 (AS ON 21/11/2012  4:15 PM)

QUARTERLY LIBRARY NEWSLETTER – FIESTA

  • A QUARTERLY LIBRARY NEWSLETTER BY NAME ‘ FIESTA’ IS BEING PUBLISHED SINCE LAST YEAR
  • THIS NEWSLETTER WILL BE AVAILABLE BOTH ON-LINE AND OFF-LINE.
  • BOOK REVIEWS, STUDENTS’ ARTICLES, STAFF ARTICLES, LIBRARY ACTIVITIES, LIBRARY STATISTICS ETC WILL GET INCLUDED IN THE NEWSLETTER.
  • SO FAR 5 ISSUES WERE PUBLISHED.

LIBRARY FLYERS 2012-2013

LIBRARY FLYERS ARE THE SHORT COMMUNICATIONS PUBLISHED BY THE LIBRARY, KV MADURAI TO DEPICT OUR READERS DIFFERENT PROGRAMMES / ACTIVITIES / EVENTS WHICH ARE TAKING PLACE IN OUR LIBRARY.

 

  • A LOOKBACK – LIBRARY STATISTICS 2011-2012
  • STORY HOUR – AN ACTIVITY FOR CLASS V STUDENTS
  • U READ V LEARN PROGRAMME – A PROGRAMME INTRODUCED FOR CLASS V STUDENTS
  • VISION 2012 JUNIOR – THE BOOK EXHIBITION FOR THE PRIMARY WING
  • WORLD BOOK DAY, APRIL, 23, 2012 – AN WORTHY CELEBRATION

 

NEWSLETTERS 2012-2013

 

  • CBSE 2011-2012 RESULT OF KV MADURAI
  • PIONEER – TSPL CAMP AT KV NO.2,THIRUPARANKUNDRAM, MADURAI

CREATION OF AESTHETIC ATMOSPHERE

1. QUOTATIONS ON BOOKS AND READING ON THE WALLS OF THE    LIBRARY
2. THE PORTRAITS OF GREAT SCIENTISTS OF INDIA ON THE LIBRARY WALLS
3. PICTURES PROPAGATING TOURISM
4. LIBRARY STATISTICS BOARD                                                               5. A NEW LIBRARY NOTICE BOARD ON THE DIAS

 

MAGAZINES

• 76 + 10 MAGAZINES TO CATER TO THE NEEDS OF THE STUDENTS AND THE STAFF
• HAS ENTERTAINING MAGAZINES, INFOTAINING MAGAZINES AND INFORMATION MAGAZINES.
• A LIST OF EDUCATIONAL MAGAZINES AND OTHER MAGAZIENS IS ATTACHED HEREWITH.

  • NEW MAGAZINES THAT WILL BE ADDED THIS YEAR: SAFARI, PARENTS CIRCLE)

ACTIVITIES UNDERTAKEN/BEING CARRIED OUT / INTITIATED

  • LIBRARY ORIENTATION PROGRAMME FOR ALL THE STUDENTS IN THE MONTH OF APRIL 2012 WITH A SPECIAL REFERENCE TO THE AUTOMATED BOOK ISSUE PROCEDURE
  • INITIATION OF BOOK REVIEW PROGRAMME IN THE MONTH OF JULY, 2012 (FIRST TERM FOR CLASS VIII); NOVEMBER 2012 (SECOND TERM FOR CLASS VII)
  • NO. OF  BOOK ISSUED TO THE STUDETNS FROM 01/04/2012 TO 21/11/2012  : 9039 BOOKS
  • NO. OF BOOKS ISSUED TO THE STAFF FROM 01/04/2012 TO 21/11/2012 : 414 BOOKS
  • AN EXCLUSIVE BOOK EXHIBITION FOR THE STUDENTS OF PRIMRY WING WAS ORGANISED IN THE LIBRARY ON 16/08/2012 THE STUDENTS OF AROUND 16 CLASSES OF THE PRIMARY WING WERE TAKEN TO THE BOOK EXHIBITION.
  • NEW ARRIVALS ARE DISPLAYED REGULARLY IN THE NEW ARRIVALS IN THE DISPLAY CORNER.
  • A LIBRARY NAME BOARD AND TWO WEBSITE NAME BOARDS ARE DISPLAYED
  • LIBRARY HAS GOT ALL THE NECESSARY STAMPS
  • SUBJECT NAMES FOR ALL THE ALMIRAHS WERE PASTED IN THE RESPECTIVE CUPBOARD.
  • MAGAZINE NAMES WERE PRINTED AND PASTED IN THE CONCERNED PERIODICAL DISPLAY RACK.
  • A TEACHERS’ CORNER IS AVAILABLE IN THE LIBRARY.
  • CREATED A SMALL STORE ROOM IN THE LIBRARY STACK ROOM.
  • A LIBRARY STATISTICS BOARD DISPLAYING THE PROMINENT STATISTICS IS PLACED IN THE LIBRARY READING HALL.
  • SUBSCRIPTIONS TO BE SENT TO AROUND 65 MAGAZINES IN THE MONTH OF DECEMBER, 2012
  • AMC – ONLINE REMOTE SUPPORT FOR THE LIBRARY SOFTWARE IS BEING QUERIED.
  • A BOOK EXHIBITION OF BOOKS PURCHASED IN THE TAMKUKKAM BOOK EXHIBITION WAS HELD ON 14/11/2012 AND 15/11/2012. ALL THE STUDENTS ( CLASSES VII TO XI) WERE TAKEN TO THE EXHIBITION.
  • LAN INFRASTRUCTURE IS COMPLETED IN THE LIBRAY ; 05 COMPUTERS CAN BE PLACED IN THE LIBRAY WITH NET CONNECTION FOR THE USE OF STAFF AND STUDENTS
  • AT PRESENT THREE COMPUTERS ARE PLACED IN THE LIBRARY WITH INTERNET CONNECTION.
  • A READY REFERENCE TALBE IS CREATED FOR THE USE OF STUDENTS AND STAFF

LIBRARY STORE ROOM

  • OLD NEWSPAPERS
  • OLD MAGAZINES AND PERIODICALS
  • BOOKS NEED TO BE SENT FOR BINDING
  • BOOKS WHICH ARE TO BE CONDEMNED
  • BOOK-BANK BOOKS

PRIMARY LIBRARY

v  CLASS LIBRARY SYSTEM IS BEING FOLLOWED

v  IN-BUILT CUP-BOARD IS AVAILABLE IN ALL THE CLASSES FROM CLASS I TO V.

v  IN THE BEGINNING OF EVERY TERM, 45-50  BOOKS ARE BEING ISSUED TO ALL THE PRIMARY CLASSES

v  THE BOOKS ARE EXCHANGED AMONG THE SECTIONS OF THE RESPECTIVE CLASSES EVERY TERM

v  941 BOOKS WERE ISSUED TO THE PRIMARY CLASSES IN THE CURRENT YEAR

LIBRARY PERIOD – CLASS V

  • STORY HOURS ARE CONDUCTED EVERY WEEK TO ENCOURAGE STUDENTS TO TELL THE STORIES ( ENGLISH / HINDI)
  • TWO GK QUESTIONS ARE GIVEN EVERY WEEK ; STUDETNS TRY TO FIND OUT THE ANSWERS ON THEIR OWN
  • SELF-READING PRACTICE
  • OCCASIONAL QUIZ PROGRAMMES
  • U READ V LEARN PROGRAMME
  • WORD GAMES / WORD LADDER
  • NEW WORD / DIFFICULT WORDS
  • WRITING STORIES / NOTES FROM LIBRARY MAGAZINES

REGISTERS AND FILES IN USE

• ACCESSION REGISTR – IN 8 VOLUMES
• BOOKS ISSUE REGISTER – (FOR TEACHERS – 1 VOLUME)
• PERIODICAL RECORD REGISTER ( FOR TEACHERS – 1 VOLUME)
• LIBRARY CIRCULARS REGISTER
• LIBRARY COMMITTEE REGISTER
• REGISTER OF MINUTES OF THE LIBRARY COMMITTEE MEETINGS

  • DAILY ACTIVITY REGISTER
  • CLASS LIBRARY BOOK ISSUES REGISTER
  • LIBRARY CONSUMABLE STOCK REGISTER

 

LIBRARY AS A MULTI-FACTED RESOURCE ROOM

ü  LIBRARY IS USED AS MULTI-FACTED RESOURCE ROOM.

ü  ACTIVITES LIKE INITIATION CLASSES FOR THE STUDENTS OF CLASSES VIII-XI FOR VARIOUS ENTRANCE COACHING CLASSES, IN-SERVICE COURSES, STAFF MEETINGS, CCA COMPETITIONS, HINDI FORTNIGHT CELEBRATION COMPETITIONS, RE-TESTS, UNIT TESTS, GRAND PARENTS CELEBRATION, NCC CONFERENCE ETC. ARE HELD IN THE LIBRARY HALL WHICH IS EQUIPED WITH AN EXCLUSIVE COMPUTER SYSTEM WITH LCD PROJECTOR AND SCREEN.

READERS CLUB

  • READERS CLUB WAS INAUGURATED ON 06/09/2012
  • 30 STUDENTS FROM THE CLASSES VIII TO XI HAD ENROLLED THEMSELVES AS THE MEMBERS
  • THE CLUB MEETS TWICE A MONTH AFTER THE SCHOOL HOURS FROM 2:43 TO 3:45 PM
  • FOUR PROGRAMMES ARE HELD SOFAR ; 29/9/2012, 6/10/2012, 18/10/2012, 31/10/2012. THE NEXT MEETING IS DUE ON 24/11/2012

LIBRARY BLOGS

1. www.pravesh2rajyapuraskar.wordpress.comFOR THE KVS SCOUTS AND GUIDES

2. www.ncf2005.wordpress.com FOR THE TEACHING COMMUNITY

3. www.accountancyxii.wordpress.com FOR THE CBSE XII STD ACCOUNTANCY STUDENTS

4. www.tritiyasopanscoutcamp.wordpress.com FOR THE ORGANISERS OF TRITIYA SOPAN SCOUTS / GUIDES CAMPS

5. www.kv1mlibarchives.wordpress.com AS AN ONLINE DATA STOREHOUSE

FUTURE PLANS

  • ONE SCANNER-CUM-PRINTER ;
  • PURCHASE OF ONE MAGAZINE DISPLAY RACK
  • MAKING OPAC AVAILABLE IN THE LIBRARY ENVIRONMENT
  • PURCHASE OF 04 STEEL GLASS DOOR ALMIRAHS TO CREAT AN EXCLUSIVE REFERENCE SECTION, CARVED OUT OF THE STACK ROOM
  • MAKING A CIRCULATION COUNTER FOR THE LIBRARIAN WITH THE INBUILT PROVISIONS FOR COMPUTER, PRINTER, SCANNER AND CUPBOARDS.
  • PURCHASE OF TWO SHOE STANDS FOR THE LIBRARY
  • BREAKING THE WALL WHICH SEPARATES STACK ROOM FROM READING HALL
  • INSTALLATION OF NEW LIBRARY SOFTWARE – E-GRANTHALAYA.

OUR MOTTO: ‘READ TO LEAD’

 

     K.RAMASAMY, LIBRARIAN

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  • 15/11/2013: Inauguration of National Book Week, 2013 in KV Narimedu, Madurai at 9:00 am. Principal Shri.C.Muthiah inaugurated the NBW 2013.Tweeted on 3 years ago
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