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Welcome to Kamala Nehru Women’s College,Unit-1,Bhubaneswar,Khurda,Odisha ,"EDUCATION IS NOT THE LEARING OF FACTS,BUT THE TRAINING OF THE MIND TO THINK "- ALBERT EINSTEIN



The college library has been named after Late Dhiren Patnaik, the founder president of this college. The college library is well equipped with books on all subjects in the service of the students and staff. The Text Books & Reference Books on all subjects are procured & made available for use.

The college library contains about 24.000 books arranged subject wise in section/and subsections. The members of staff, students of the college only use the library. The library remains open during the college hours.


1. No books should not be taken out of the library without the knowledge of the librarian until it has been properly entered in the loan register and signed by the borrower.

2. Each borrower must examine the condition of the book before it is issued.

3. The book should be returned within the period allowed to a borrower.

4. Library books in possession of borrower should be returned to the library before the college closes for long vacations or before the date notified for the purpose.

5. Books taken out of the library must be returned to the librarian and not to anybody else.

6. The librarian will report to the Principal, persons responsible for improper use of the library books.

7. A borrower with over due and outstanding books shall not be allowed to borrow books from the library. The following table shows the maximum number of books that may be issued to various categories of borrowers.

Sl No
Category of No. of
Time Borrowers
Members of Teaching Staff
1 month
Office Staff, Librarian, P.E.T
1 month
1 month
Pass students
15 Days
Honours students
15 Days
Reading Room

A well equipped reading room has been provided in the upstair of the library to cater the urgent academic need of the staff and students during college hours. The following rules are binding upon all categories of readers.

1. The reading room shall remain open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on all working days or otherwise notified for the purpose.

2. Each student must produce Identity Card and Library Card at the time of issue of books, journals, newspaper etc.

3. Those who are not in possession of Identity card shall not be allowed to enter the Reading Room.

4. All readers must rnaintain silence inside the Reading Room. Breach of silence shall lead to expulsion of the reader from the reading room. Silence should also be maintained inside the library.

5. Anyone found tampering the books/journals/newspaper in any form shall be penalized and shall not be allowed to enter the Reading Room in future.


Water Facility, Computer, Xerox etc. are likely to work under the superivision of Asst. Librarian. All concerned users are requested to follow the notes issued by the library committee from time to time.