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The institute has libraries on both campuses. The NIPHTR Mumbai campus Library was established in 1957 & The NIPHTR New panvel campus Library is located in 2000 sq ft space provided on the first floor of the building. The library is fully air-conditioned. Its location provides for an ideal place for readers to come and collect their thoughts or read or browse on the internet.
The primary mission of both the libraries is to support the educational and research programmes of the institute by providing physical and intellectual access to information, consistent with the present and the anticipated educational and research functions of the institute.
Library is having collection of 5900 books.
The books are mainly on the following subjects
Epidemiology, Nutrition, Public Health, Occupational Health, Communicable diseases, Sociology, Psychology, Community Organisation, Behavioural Sciences, Statistics, Demography, Population education, Non Communicable diseases, Sex Education, National Health Policies, National Health programmes, Family Welfare, Health Education, Communication, Hindi Books, Admin Books, Manuals, NFHS books, WHO books.
The library committee may be defined as the body or persons that deal with library activities. The library committee plays an effective and important role to run the library efficiently. The status of health literature, library and information services cannot be improved unless and until the Library Committee executes its governance. The Library Committee is empowered to make/frame/amend rules and regulations of the library. A committee is a forum comprising of knowledgeable persons who may be assigned particular tasks with matching powers. Generally, such committees are given advisory functions and supervisory powers. It studies the library needs in view of the instructional, research and service programs of the institute and advises the Dean on matters of policy, development of library resources which may be an integration of the library program with other instructional, research and service activities. The Committee liaises with the faculty, staff and students, and the Librarian.
The following are the basic functions of the Library Committee:
The Committee is responsible for policy formulation and oversees its implementation. The Librarian acts as the member secretary of the committee and provides reliable information to the committee which does not interfere in day to day working of the library except through the Librarian. The library has Library Advisory Committee headed by the …... Its current composition is as under:
Dr. Deepak Raut
The Library provides following services:
|LIBRARY WORKING HOURS|
|Monday to Friday||09:30 Hours to 18:00 Hours|
|Issue/Return (Week Days)||10:30 Hours to 17:00 Hours|
|Library Holidays||The List of Holiday 2022|
The library has maintained the institute website www.fwtrc.gov.in which provides information about infrastructure and facilities available in the Mumbai and Panvel campuses. The website also facilitates online admission for regular courses as well as skill development courses for students. Online registration of Yellow Fever vaccination passengers including slot booking & payment facility is available.