The Central Library of Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences started in the year 1991 along with the commission of the college. The entire library block is situated in the second floor of the ‘Administrative and Pre-Clinical Block’ of the college. The library is well equipped with proper lighting and seating arrangements. It can accommodate comfortably more than 150 students at a time. It has an excellent ambience and provides easy access to required information. The system in the library is user friendly and provides a conducive atmosphere to read and learn.
Library has total collection of 4214 documents and it has also back volumes of journals, thesis, and non-book materials. Library has digital section to access e-resources. It is fully automated with LIBSOFT automation software.
Dayananda Sagar College of Dental Sciences Library aims to provide reliable and comprehensive information on right time to right users in right manner. It is well-equipped with elaborated collection of books, journals, and other resources to serve the various information needs of the students, faculty members, and its many users. The library is innovative and provides sustaining, stimulating learning environment for the students, staff, faculty, and patients by providing high quality services, facilities and information resources in all formats.
Providing high quality information, knowledge resources and tools that support clinical care, public health and research by investing in state-of-the-art systems that seamlessly integrate, retrieve, organize, analyze and preserve information.
The library is housed in 2nd floor of Administrative and Pre-Clinical Block (Floor space of 5200. sq. ft.). It has following sections.