The Oxford Dental College along with its library was established in the year 1992 at Puttenahalli, J.P.Nagar, Bangalore. In the year 2001 the college moved to its present permanent campus.
The Central Library is housed on the first floor of the Oxford Dental College building with a huge area providing for stocking both books, backs volumes of journals & current year journals.
The Central Library has in area of 105’x70’ sq ft, which is well equipped with comfortable furniture. The Library building is well planned to provide sufficient for all the sections of the Library like,
- Under Graduate Reading Section
- Post Graduate Section
- Audio Visual Room
- Computer Section
- Technical Section
- Librarian’s Office
- Xerox Room
The Building is planned in way to get sufficient Windows (Ventilation) & Lights.
CURRENT YEAR SUBSCRIPTIONS :-
- Journals : 111
- International Journals : 58
- Indian Journals : 11
- Online (HELINET) : 42
- WHO Periodicals : 04
- Magazines : 06
- News Papers : 06
- Librarian’s (M.L.I.Sc): 3
- Library Asst.(D.L.I.Sc): 2
- Computer Operator : 1
- Xerox Operator : 1
- Attender : 1
- Sweeper : 1
SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE LIBRARY :
- Issuing Books
- Photocopies on Request
- Internet browsing facility
- Video Library Services
- Reference Services & Xerox Facilities
- Over Night issue on request
- Orientation to Students
- Inter Library Loan facility
TECHNICAL SERVICES PROVIDED :-
- Accession Register for Books & Serials
- Accession Register for Bound volume of Periodicals
- Periodicals Register
- Stock Verification Register
- Gate Register
- Bills file for Books
- Bills file for Journals
- Subject wise Document list
- Library is fully automated and can access Digital Library & Virtual Library which under construction.
BOOKS & JOURNALS SUPPLIERS :-
- Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.,, Bangalore.
- Researcho Books & Periodicals Pvt. Ltd., New Delhi.
- Educational Supplies, Bangalore.
- Vikas Medical Book House, Bangalore.
- Standard Book Depot, Bangalore
- Seekay Book Sellers, Bangalore
- Arvind Prakashan, Udaipur, Rajastan.
- International Subscription Agency, Lucknow.
- Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd. Bangalore.
- Quintessence Science Communications (Pvt) Ltd.,
WORKING HOURS :-
MONDAY TO FRIDAY : 8:30AM TO 10:30PM
SATURDAY : 8:30AM TO 8:00PM