Facilities

IIHMR Bangalore

Library Facilities

Resource Centre for Health & Hospital Management

About Library

The library of IIHMR Bangalore is a Central place for Academics, Knowledge Acquisition and Research activities. It has a rich collection of books, periodicals, dissertations, project reports, faculty publications, and case studies; the Collection also includes E-resources from leading Databases. Such as ProQuest, EBSCO Host and J-Gate. 

The Library has a unique collection of publications in various fields such as Health Management, Hospital Management, Health Information Technology, Health Economics, Finance and Accounts, Biostatistics, Leadership, Public Health, Management Information Systems, Population Sciences Health Informatics, Information Technology. A collection of training materials, handbooks, manuals, reports, and conference proceedings are also available.

The Library has a collection of more than 5100 volumes, including textbooks, reference books, training manuals, reports and conference proceedings. In addition, it has more than 800 student theses & dissertation, 16 national and international journals, 10 magazines and 10 newspapers in various languages. The IIHMR Bangalore Library is now open access for its users and an integrates with KOHA software along with OPAC facility.

Library Glimpses

Library Services

IIHMR – Bangalore Library Provides The Following Services

1. News Paper Clipping Service:

IIHMR Library provides email alerts news in the field of Health, Hospital, HIT, Demography, Management, and Health sector to all Library users daily. IIHMR Bangalore Library alerts users weekly regarding a list of research articles in journals, edited books, conferences, and seminars on Health Management studies and related disciplines

2. Reprographic Service:

Photocopies of available literature are provided for academic use. Photocopying service in the library provides the service at at 1 Rupee per page for an A4 size copy.

Printing facility is available for records searched from the internet for academic and research purposes only at a nominal cost of 1 Rupee per page. Articles from J-Gate will provide outside scholars at a nominal cost of 5 Rupees per page.

3. Information & Reference:

We offer the following services to meet the information needs:

Reference Assistance:
The library provides in-person assistance at a designated Information or reference desk. Providing reference help in the library is often the most effective way to answer your questions. Please don’t hesitate to ask the librarian for assistance in locating materials, using the computerised catalogues and databases, or for information about library services.

Telephone Reference and Electronic Reference services:
We answer questions over the telephone and questions submitted through  e-mail. This method is usually best for factual or directory-type questions. However, certain other types of questions may be best answered in person.

Circulation Privileges

1. Issue of books/Journals/Magazines (Faculty)

2. Issue of books/Journals/Magazines (Research Officer/Staffs)

3. Issue of Books (Students)

Library Rules & Regulations

General Library Rules

Library Timings

Monday – Saturday
8:00 AM to 8:00 PM

2nd, 4th Saturday, and all Sundays
Closed

Issue/Return Timings
Monday- Saturday 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM

Library Management Committee

Library Management Committee has been constituted at Institute Level.

The following are the Chairperson and Committee Members.
Sl. No. Name Role
1
Dr. Deepashree MR
Chairperson
2
Mr. Suresh Babu BK
LMC-Member Secretary
3
Dr. Akash Gajanan Prabhune
LMC-Member
4
Dr. Subodh S
LMC-Member
5
Dr. Rajeshwari B. S
LMC-Member
6
Ms. Pallavi Sharma (PGDHM-2021-23)
LMC-Member
7
Ms. Saniya Arote (PGDHM-2021-23)
LMC-Member
8
Ms. Rosalin V (PGDHM-2021-23)
LMC-Member
9
Dr. Chaitanya V.N (PGDHM-2022-24)
LMC-Member
10
Dr. Anjali Grewal (PGDHM-2022-24)
LMC-Member
11
Ms Paneri (PGDHM-2022-24)
LMC-Member
12
Dr. T Saranya (PGDHM-2022-24)
LMC-Member

Responsibilities of the Committee are as Follows

Library Statistics

Library Statistics Description

5356

Volumes

3365

Titles

25

Journals

16

Magazines

850

News
Paper

850

Journals Back
Volumes

817

Theses &
Dissertations

1

Electronic Database: EBSCO Host E-Books & E-Journal

1

Research Database:
Indiastat

1

Library Automation
Software (KOHA)

1

Computerization for Search, Indexing (OPAC)

E-Resources

International Journals

National Journals

Magazines

Newspapers

Library Staff
Suresh Babu BK

Librarian