IITH Library provides an off-campus (remote) access to subscribed e-resources using VPN services to the registered Faculty and research Scholars to access the e-resources from off-campus. Through EZProxy IP address also access, non-IIT access: non-IIT people can access IITH Library within the campus.
Book acquisitions are done based on Faculty, Staff, Students suggestion along with librarian only.
The Library may select vendors, negotiate consortium pricing, arrange for standing orders
IITH Library http://192.168.126.216/cgi-bin/koha/opac-suggestions.pl?op=add
through this IP address faculty can give purchase suggestions or directly they can send email to email@example.com.
Steps for Book acquisition
This Facility is available in IITH Library
As per Student and Faculty requirements library provides scan copies and Xerox materials.
some rare and important books not available from vendors and other online websites like Flipkart and Amazon for those we can send a request to other libraries
The new arrival books can be saved in GoogleDocs those link can be sent to book suggested Faculty.
The IITHlibrary accepts donations of new and gently used books, CDs and DVDs which may be added to the collection if they meet our collection guidelines and other material that supports the research and teaching mission of the IITH.
We accept the following types of donations, provided they are in good condition:
Note: Due to storage space constraints there are some materials that we do not accept. Items we do not accept are Xerox material, magazines, journals and any material that is in poor condition.
IITH Library accepts requests, suggestions, and feedback from students, faculty to give a better output