KUFOS LIBRARY & INFORMATION SYSTEM
KUFOS Library and Information System (KUFOS-LIS) is envisaged for Collection, Organization and Dissemination of Informationespecially on Fisheries and Allied Sciences. KUFOS Central Library has well equipped with modern technologies and infrastructure facilities during the report period.
The Library is located at Western campus of the University. The library has acquired all basic Hardware & Software systems essential for modern Library and Information services, with financial assistance of ICAR and other agencies.
BOOKS and JOURNALS (DOCUMENTARY RESOURCES)
During the report period a large number of Books and other resources have added to the library.
The present collections are :- Documentary resources include a collection of :-Books- 17200, Current Online Journals – 4000+, Current Indian journals – 95, DDM special collection of rare documents -810, FAO Publication on Fisheries -1050, Bound Volumes– 1200, Reports – 600, Standards and Specifications- 150, Newspapers -10, CD ROM databases -200.
ASFA (ONLINE FISHERIES DATABASE)
The prestigious online database of Fisheries Sector, ASFA is being subscribed at KUFOS Library. It is available through KUFOS LAN on IP authenticated basis. The database reflects the world scenario of fisheries research and development.
DIGITAL LIBRARY (Institutional Repository)
The Digital Library & Archive is a digital repository intended to capture, distribute, and preserve scholarly work created by faculty, staff, and students at KUFOS as well as materials of historical value to the University. By offeringa central location for depositing these materials, the University Digital Archive makes them available to a wider audience, and helps long-term preservation.Digital Library & Archive is maintained by the University Library, Using open source POPULAR software named ‘D-Space’.