WOMEN UNIVERSITY of Azad Jammu & Kashmir, Bagh

Information Resource Centre

A central library in the university campus has been established with the collaboration of Higher Education Commission (HEC). The contributions of Mr. Farhat Hussain Qazmi, who rendered his meritorious services for the establishment of central library at WUAJ&K, are also acknowledged.
The library has more than 10,000 collections of books, magazines, periodicals, research papers and research journals. The collection is available in different languages and forms like, CDs, DVDs, microfilms, video and audio cassettes and manuscripts. The library has beautiful and well decorated room in the building. There is a reading hall with the seating capacity of approximately 100 readers. The library has Internet facility for online access of the material. It has a computerized "MLIMs" catalogue for searching material.

Books Accumulation: Efforts are being made to extend the volume of library. The Vice Chancellor has also approached different universities and donors for the donation of books for library. So far, the university has successfully got the grant of Rs.2.00 million for the initial establishment of library. Fatima Jinnah Women University donated 250 Books relevant to different departments. The library provides the facility of lending, indoor reading, photocopy, Internet facility and orientation services. The university has planned to launch a new web based Library Management System (LMS) to provide access to updated Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC).

Library Team: The university library team is responsible for planning, prioritizing and implementing joint library initiatives. The team works with the Registrar to develop and implement Library-wide strategy and policy approved by university.