• The Central Library of Maulana Azad University established in 2013. It has seating capacity of 150 students. The Library has rich collection of books; it is around 25000 books in deferent discipline. The Library subscribes more than 50 journals and magazines related to deferent Subjects. Library has always been striving hard to meet the expectations of its users. The Library run by the qualified professionals. However, there has been a long felt need to bring clarity and uniformity in procedures and practices of the library and resource center so as to further improve its efficiency, utility and servicesThe Central Library named as Maulana Azad Central Library established in 2002. It has seating capacity of 150 students.

    The Library has rich collection of books; it is around 25000 books in deferent discipline. The Library subscribes more than 50 journals and magazines related to deferent Subjects. Library has always been striving hard to meet the expectations of its users. The Library run by the qualified professionals. However, there has been a long felt need to bring clarity and uniformity in procedures and practices of the library and resource centre so as to further improve its efficiency, utility and services.

  • Library Services

    Apart from the routine services like Circulation, Cataloging, and Newspaper Services etc. the Library Provides following services.

    • Reference service
    • C.A.S (Current Awareness Service)
    • Internet facility and Online Databases
    • CD-ROM Databases
    • Book Bank Service
    • Abstracting Service
    • Document Delivery Service

    In order to serve the members, the Library will issue two books for each member for 15 days at library hour 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. and they must be returned or reissue on before the last date stamped on the date-slip of each document otherwise Late fee of Rs 1/-/day/book would be charged from all the borrowers who retain book(s) beyond the due date. The collection of books has been well organized according to the Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme.

  • Reading books in digital format is widely practiced. The world seems smaller and more connected when we can access literary texts instantly on the web. eBooks and digital publications can be expensive, though. As the library is to ink-and-paper books, these sites are to eBooks. Every site and page listed in this guide offers quality eBooks for absolutely no charge. Some can only be read directly on the site they are posted on, while many others are available to download on your reading device or computer. Enjoy browsing through the many, many selections that have been made available for public enjoyment.

    Classic Literature

    These collections of free eBooks feature classic literary works. Whether you’ve been assigned to read “Moby Dick” for school or you’ve just always wanted to read a little Steinbeck, you’ll likely find exactly what you’re looking for among the many thousands of titles housed on the sites below.

    Project Gutenberg — Project Gutenberg was the first site to ever produce eBooks and they are still going strong, offering more than 45,000 titles that you can download for free. You’ll find many literary classics, and only very high quality digitized content.

    Planet Publish — On Planet Publish, you can download classic tales in PDF format. There are literary masterpieces like Canterbury Tales, Around the World in 80 Days, and Wuthering Heights – to name a few.

    UPenn Digital Library — The University of Pennsylvania provides this extensive collection of digital books that anyone can access for free.

    ReadPrint — On ReadPrint, you can search through thousands of classic titles that you can read online for free.

    Contemporary eBooks

    If you’re looking for something published a little more recently, you can peruse the selections available through the sites listed here. From guilty-pleasure genre fiction to biographies and more, there are thousands of contemporary books available in digital form to be found here. All are free to read and/or download.

    Free eBooks.net — On this site, you can download thousands of free titles in every genre from biography to erotica. Newer and independent authors are featured which is a win-win for everyone: readers get free books, and budding authors gain exposure. You can even submit your own works for publication on the site.

    Baen eBooks Free Library — Baen eBooks is a company offering cross-platform ebooks in exchange for a membership fee. They have also made a number of titles available to read online or download in just about any format completely free through their online library.

    Get Free eBooks — The site’s name is pretty self-explanatory and, aside from the free eBooks, you can also find interesting articles and links to other eBook resources. Visit often, as the site is always publishing new lists of places to find free eBooks.

    eBook Lobby — Look here for a collection of eBooks that you can read on the site for free. There are several categories to choose from including children’s books, self-help, cooking, and more.

    Bookyards — Bookyards’ motto is “Library to the World” and in keeping with that they work to provide as many free eBooks to as many people as possible. The site is entirely free, but you can make a donation via PayPal to help sustain their efforts.

    Specialty eBooks

    These sites feature collections of free ebooks that are more specialized in nature. If you’re looking for computer books only, or programming guides – or even poems, check out the genre-centric sites below. There’s even one that features aural versions of books.

    Librivox — On Librivox, you can download audio-versions of public domain books for free. All titles are orated by volunteers, and you can pay it forward by volunteering to read a chapter – or an entire novel – for the site.

    Free Computer Books — This site focuses solely on eBooks in computer and tech-related categories. You can find guides and books about programming, mathematics, networking, design, and more – all for free.

    Online Programming Books — For something a little more specific, look here for all kinds of books about nothing but programming. Software, website building, guides to programming languages – you’ll find texts about all aspects of computer programming here.

    Free eBooks from Poem Hunter — Find thousands of classic and contemporary poems on this page. All are available in PDF format and are free to use.

    ManyBooks.net — Find classics, contemporary fare, reference books, and more here. All are free to download on any e-reader device. The site is run as a courtesy service by people who want to make literary works available to everyone. They don’t charge, but you can make a small donation to help support their efforts

    Free eBooks for Kids

    There are plenty of places where parents and teachers can find great collections of free children’s ebooks. Start with the sites listed in this section. These compilations are full of excellent titles – some available for download, and some that you can read right on the site. There’s even a place where your child can watch actors and actresses read kids’ books aloud.

    International Children’s Digital Library — This impressive collection of multi-language eBooks is categorized by age and by genre, and features all kinds of books from legendary tales to biographical accounts.

    Classic Children’s Books from the Library of Congress — The Library of Congress archives books it deems to be significant to the literary arts, and has digitized many of these titles so that they can be freely accessed online. The kids collection includes classics like, “A Christmas Carol” and “The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.”

    Storyline — The Screen Actors Guild started this fun site where kids can watch talented actors read favorite children’s stories for free. While this may not technically count as an eBook, it’s a great way to engage kids with books.

    FreeBookSpot — On FreeBookSpot, you can choose titles from among a wide variety of genres. Or, you can browse through the most popular or most commented-on selections.

    Other Free eBooks

    Bartleby.com provides free full text online access to reference, literature and verse books.

    Books-On-Line.com provides access to full text of books. Includes both free and priced books in its collection. The books are available on all the subject areas classifed by using Dewey Class numbers.

    Classic Bookshelf is a very good site, makes reading online enjoyable with its customization features. Contains old clssics.

    Computer Books is a free collection of computers from all over the world.

    Ebrary holds collection of e-books on various subjects. Only viewing is free. To browse one has to download their plugin.

    Electronic Literature Foundation: Great Books contains around 109 online books on literature. The site provides free access to all the works. Some of the works included are The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Dante's Divine Comedy, Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, the novels of Jane Austen, and more.

    English Server Fiction Collection site offers works of and about fiction collected from their members, contributing authors worldwide, and texts in the public domain.

    Freebooks4doctors is dedicated to the promotion of free access to medical books over the Internet. There are good number of titles avaialble on different aspects of medical sciences. It provides links to free of cost e-books available on different sites.

    Free online Books provides links to online full text of educational and technical books. Also provides links to online course, workshops, etc.

    Free Programming and Computer Science Books here you may download programming and computer science books for FREE!.

    Free Tech Books lists free online computer science and engineering books +lecture notes.
    Internet Public Library [IPL] e-books provides links to around 20000 e-books on various subjects. The subjects are classified by using Dewey Decimal classification.

    Library of Economics and Liberty provides access to full text of classic economics books, essays and articles.

    Manybooks provides access to 10,158 eBooks formatted for reading on your Palm, PocketPC, e-book reader etc.

    National Academies Press e-books provides FREE online access to its e-books collection. Right now it holds around 1500 titles. Free PDF versions are available to readers from developing countries.

    Oapen Library is collaborative initiative to develop and implement a sustainable Open Access publication model for academic books in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Provides free access to books.

    Online Books Page facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all. Books are available in all subject areas.

    Online Library of Literature contains excellent collection of literature books.

    Open Book Project provides access to good number of computer books. These are available for browsing and also saving of chapters in HTML format is possible.

    Page by Page Books Online contains lot of classic books, which can read online for free.

    Project Gutenberg gives online access to full text of classic books on different subjects, which are published pre 1923. The project does not cover any of the copyrighted material. One can download texts required for his/her use.

    Read Print is a free online library. It offers thousands of free books for students, teachers, and the classic enthusiast.

    University of California Press e-books here excerpts of ebooks are available for free browsing covering different subject areas.

    University of Toronto English Library provides full text access to collection of classic works in English literature. The collection includes prose, poetry and fictions.

    World e-book Library is a global coordinated effort to preserve and disseminate classic works of literature, serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Provides free access to collection listed under 'Public'.

  • Central Library

    Maulana Azad University

    Pal Link Road,Kamla Nehru Nagar Jodhpur Rajasthan 342008
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    Email: librarian.macl@marwarimuslim.in
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