IT Library

The American Library Resource Center - Mumbai (ALRC)

General Guidelines for use by Nirma Faculty and Researchers

  • ALRC card will be issued for a period of 35 days.
  • Kindly get no dues certificate from the library and produce it at the time of returning the Borrower’s Card.

Rules and regulations of ALRC, Mumbai

  • American library reading room and reference collection can be accessed by up to five authorized employees of the institution at any given time.
  • Being a member institution of American Library entitles us to access the library CD – ROM databases, on-line search services, and Document delivery services.
  • Institute of Management being an institutional member, of American Library Resource centre has a privilege of having a total of five (5) borrowers’ cards against which a total twenty (20) books may be borrowed for a period of three weeks (one month in the cases of outstation members).
  • Reference materials and periodicals are not circulated outside the library.
  • Ability to borrow five (5) videocassettes at one time for a week and a free copy of the following the American library publications: Books Alert, which is a listing of recent additions to the collections of all the American libraries in India.
  • Article and web alert, which is a digest of current articles on different aspects of American society and global issues; up to five article reprints mailed free of charge on request; SPAN; the union list of serials available in the American libraries in India on selected subjects; and complete catalogue of outer video holdings.