Librarian                                                                 Assistant Librarian:

K. Neelakanta Chetty, M.A., M.L.I.Sc.,                       Dr. A. Omkar Murthy, M.A., M.L.I.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.


Library Assistants

V. Muni Krishna,B.A., B.L.I.Sc.,                                 V. MadhuSudhan, M.A., M.L.I.Sc.,

N. Prabhavathi, M.A., M.L.I.Sc.,                                 M.V. Sarada, B.A., B.L.I.Sc.,


Documentalist                                                            Cataloguer

R.JagadeeshBabu, M.A., B.L.I.Sc., Documentalist       JVS Prasad, M.A., M.L.I.Sc., Daftaries


  • Circulation

  • Online Services - Medline

  • Electronic Mail

  • Current Delivery Service

  • Online Catalogue

Reading materials available


S. No.




Medical books



Non-Medical books



Journals Subscribed for 2015


Indian 69

Foreign 110


Bound Volumes (Journals)






CIRCULATION SERVICE: Reading materials are issued to bona fide library card holders of the SVIMS University for limited period.


REPROGRAPHY SERVICE: The library is having photocopying facility and collecting nominal cost i.e. 0.50 paise per copy.


INTER-LIBRARY LOAN SERVICE: For the benefit of the users to procure documents which are not available in our Library, the reputed medical libraries may be consulted for procuring the copies of documents/articles etc with a nominal cost.


SCANNING OF READING MATERIALS:  The library is providing Current Content Awareness Services to the concerned faculty &P.G, students through e-mail.   The library staff helps the users in scanning of books, images etc.


INTERNET FACILITIES: The library is having 35 nodes exclusively for browsing internet through National Knowledge Network for the use of faculty, P.G.and UG Students.


AUTOMATION OF LIBRARY : SVIMS Central library was adopted ‘KOHA’ Library automation software during 2014.  Online public access catalogue (OPAC) introduces. All the library resources being computerized and day-to-day activities will be carried out with the help of KOHA Automation software.  


E-RESOURCES : SVIMS Central Library is subscribing Elsevier's 'Clinicalkey' online database. The Elsevier 'Clinicalkey' is providing the following resources :



All Elsevier Medical and Surgical Reference Books (Over 7400).

All Elsevier Medical and Surgical Clinics.

All First Consult Point of Care clinical monographs.

All Procedures Consult content and associated videos.

All Elsevier medical and surgical procedure videos (Over 2500).

All clinical Pharmacology drug monographs.

All Elsevier-associated and supplemental images and videos.


ERMED Consortium : The National Medical Library, New Delhi provided membership to SVIMS University in ERMED Consortium to access 243+ E-journals on free of cost with back issues.


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