IM Library

About Library

Recognizing the role of library and information services in meeting the requirements of the Institute's academic, research, training and consultancy activities, the Library was set-up as one of the key divisions of the Institute of Management, Nirma University. Our Library is considered to be among the best b-school libraries in Gujarat. The Library houses rich collection of information resources in Business, Humanities and Social Sciences.

The library collection comprises of books, journals, standards, and other non-book materials under Business and Management Discipline. The strength of the library collection are its electronic resources that include online databases like EBSCO’s Business Source Complete and Academic Search Complete, Elsevier’s Science Direct: Business Management and Accounting, Emerald Management 150, JSTOR, ISI Emerging Market, OUP e-Bundle, Frost and Sullivan, CMIE’s ProwessIQ, EPWRF - India Time Series  and INDIASTAT.COM. All the databases are IP-authenticated which makes them easily accessible from anywhere on the campus. Moreover Wi-Fi enabled campus adds to the comfort level of users.

The library functions on a comfortable annual budget and has over the past few years evolved into an excellent B-school library. In fact, the 2005 B-school rankings by the leading business magazine – Business World (October 3, 2005) has rated the library No. 4 in the country.

Apart from this, the center has also adopted latest information technology mediums like CD, DVD, Multimedia Kits, Bar-Code Scanners, Text as well as Graphic Scanners and biometric readers for the convenience of the participants.

The library portal facilitates access to digital resources like e-journals databases, videos and CDs digitized and kept on server, etc. and also provides all relevant and useful information about the library in addition to linking the Central Library Resource Center of the University.