About Library

Dr. D.A. Henderson Library and Documentation Centre

IIHMR University’s Library & Documentation Center was dedicated to Dr. D. A. Henderson on May 31, 1996. Dr. Henderson is known for his outstanding contribution towards the eradication of smallpox.

The University’s Library is housed in a centrally located main University building spread across 292.314sqm (approximately). Spacious reading halls and latest IT infrastructure provide the right ambiance for reading and research in the Library. The library is developing a comprehensive collection of print, digital and media resources on Public Health, Health Systems, Health & Hospital, Pharmaceutical Management, and Development Studies, to fulfill the teaching and research needs of the three schools of the university.

The objective of the library is to provide appropriate and adequate material in minimum amount of time enabling them to achieve excellence in research, teaching, learning, and community services.

It is to be noted, that this is the first automated library in the state. It is divided into three functional units viz., Technical Unit, Documentation Unit and Information Unit. The staff maintains the records through KOHA (version: 18.11.04.000). The library has Wi-Fi facility, circulation, web OPAC, and a digital repository available through Greenstone software for the users. The IIHMR University Library also provides RemoteXs facility to current students and faculty.

Publication

IIHMR University brings out a publication entitled “Abstracts of Dissertations" annually since 2010. It is a continued, systematic, and sincere effort to collect and collate abstracts of students' dissertations

Library Timing

Time 8.00 a.m. to 10.00 p.m. on all working days

9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on Sundays, second & fourth Saturdays.

(Library remains closed only on few public holidays observed by the University).

Note: The loan counter shall be closed at 9.00 p.m. on working days and 4.30 p.m. on Sundays, second & fourth Saturdays.

Programs Organized

Workshops and seminars (International & National) are organized by library. To remain connected with the present digital era and the newest library technology and to connect with different libraries all around.

  • Meet your Members- An online session of DELNET Book Fair Seminar on Online Journals and Digital Library Systems Seminar on Online Journals and Networking.
  • National workshop on Building Digital Libraries Using GSDL and Dspace” jointly organized by IIHMR University Library, and SALIS, New Delhi.
  • 12th MANLIBNET Annual Convention Knowledge Dissemination Through Libraries and Information Centers: Sharing Vision for the Future jointly organized by IIHMR University Library, and Management Libraries Network (MANLIBNET)
  • “International Seminar on Libraries at Crossroads” organized by SLA-Asian Chapter, SMS Medical College, Jaipur and IIHMR University Library, at SMS Medical College, Jaipur (Raj).
  • International Seminar on Changing Perception of Libraries and Librarianship organized by IIHMR University Library. October 29,2012
  • International Seminar on Cultural Heritage Information: Strategic Role of Library and Information Centers organized by IIHMR University Library. November 16,2013
  • Three-day National Workshop on Library Automation Software (KOHA) and Content Management System (JOOMLA) by IIHMR University Library. September 19-21,2014
  • Two Days National Workshop on Scholarly Writing, Reference Management, and Deterring Plagiarism organized by IIHMR University Library from December 21-22, 2015
  • 2nd National Conference on Ethical Research and Effective Report Witting, jointly organized by RMLA, FHSLA & IIHMR University on April 20-21, 2019

Dr. D.A. Henderson Library& Documentation Centre

1, Prabhu Dayal Marg

Near Sanganer Airport Jaipur - 302029,India

Jaipur - 302029,India

Telephone: +91-0141-3924700 ,2791431

Ext. 728 (Library), 727 (Librarian)

E-mail: library@iihmr.edu.in


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