The Library, the knowledge center at SSAA, has a very active learning ambience. The library has two sections: Main and Reference Section and is equipped with a reading section. It is fully linked with Internet and local Intranet and has a rich collection of relevant books, journals and educational CD-ROMs. The library subscribes to national and international journals in print besides a large number of e-journals through J-Store. The Library is fully automated & computerized by LS Ease software, which is an offshoot of LibSys, the most popular and widely used software in the country. LS Ease is an Integrated Library Management System that supports all in-house operations of the library. The Library also has online access to J-Gate journals. We have a membership of DELNET (Developing Library Network) for resource sharing and inter-library loans of national and the international database and India STAT database for statistical information.
National Workshop on “KOHA” (An Open Source Integrated Library Software) June 15-17, 2018, at Ansal University
We are happy to inform you that Library Resource Centre, Ansal University, Gurgaon is organizing Three Days National Workshop on “KOHA” (An Open Source Integrated Library Software) June 15-17, 2018, at Ansal University, Sector -55, Golf Course Road, Gurgaon, Haryana – 122 003.
The workshop will be useful to the libraries planning to migrate from expensive proprietary software, as well as the libraries that are yet to embark upon library automation. It will give a platform to the Library Professionals and students to learn all the modules of the KOHA (Open Source Library Automation Software). The KOHA Open Source Software for automation and modernization of services offers a great opportunity for library professionals, librarians and Library Science Students.
Professionals are requested to participate in the workshop and make it grand success. The copy of KOHA Brochure and registration form is enclosed herewith. KOHA brochure can also be downloaded from
We look forward to receiving the nominations for participation.
Last Date for Registration is May 30, 2018. Kindly send your Registration form before the due date. We have limited seats. For more information, please visit
Click here for Koha Pamphlet,
Click here for Online Registration,
Click here for Registration Form,
|S No.||Staff’s Name||Designation|
|1||Dr. Rama Nand Malviya||Chief Librarian|
|2||Mr. Shankar Kumar Dey||Librarian|
|3||Mr. K. P. Singh||Assistant Librarian|
|4||Dr. Anubhav Shah||Assistant Librarian|
|5||Mr.Murari Kumar||Assistant Librarian|
|6||Ms. Upasana Yadav||Assistant Librarian|
|7||Mr. Ajay Kumar Pandey||Library Attendant|
|8||Mr. Ram Ji Chaurasia||Library Attendant|
DELNET online database provides to access various Union Catalogues of the resources available in member-libraries. Currently It has 1500 member libraries of India as well as abroad. It has created the Union Catalogue of Books, Union List of Current Periodicals, Union Catalogue of Periodicals,CD-ROM Database, Database of Indian Specialists, Database of Periodical Articles, Union List of Video Recordings, Urdu Manuscripts’ Database, Database of Theses and Dissertations etc.
You may access our E-Resources by following the under mentioned Websites: –
WEB OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)
All students, staffs and faculty members of SSAA can borrow books from the library. Undergraduate students can borrow 02 books and postgraduate students can borrow 04 books from the library against Identity Card for 14 days only. If the user fails to return the book on or before the due date then a late fee of Rs.5/- per day per book is levied.
It acts as a guide between users and books. It helps the user to locate titles on racks. It consists of detailed history/ bibliographic description (e.g Title, Author, Publisher, Year, pages etc.) of a particular Book/Reading material can be accessed online via the OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)
Inter Library Loan
Library Knowledge Centre (LKC) provides the inter library loan facility to SSAA users. A book not available in SSAA library can be borrowed from other libraries. Contact the Librarian in such cases.
Photocopy facility managed by a private operator is available inside the library on payment basis
New Addition List
The new addition list of books is available through online catalogue (OPAC). You just click on the “new addition” icon available at OPAC. It will display the new addition of books since last 15 days.
SSAA library has a large collection of books in both reference and loaning format. Some of this is listed below:
|S No.||Name of the Journal||Frequency||Publisher|
|1||Architecture + Design||12||Media Transasia Ltd.|
|2||Indian Architect & builder||12||Jasubhai Media Pvt.Ltd.|
|3||Society Interiors||12||Magna Pub.|
|4||Context: built, living and natural||Dronah|
|5||Architectural Review||12||EMAP PUB.|
|6||Architectural Record||12||Mc Graw -Hill|
|7||Marg: a magazine of the arts||04||Marg Pub.|
|8||Detail: Review of architecture & construction||06||Institute For Int. Architecture|
|10||Wall Paper||04||IPC Media|
|11||AA Files||02||Architectural Association|
|12||Down to Earth||24||Society for Environmental Communications|
|13||Art India||04||Art india Pub.co.|
|14||Home Trends||10||World Wide Media Pub.|
|15||Elle Decor||06||Ogaan Pub.|
|18||E l croques||06||Princeton Arch.press|
|19||Harvard Architecture Review||02||HAR|
|20||Journal Of Landscape Arch||04||B.S.Dua|
|21||JSAH||02+ e-journ.||Society of Arch.Hist.|
|24||Architectural Design||06||Wiley academy|
|26||Japan Architect||06||Shinkenchiku-Sha Co.Ltd.|
|27||Abitare: Int. design magazine||10||R.C.S. Media Group|
|28||Architectural Digest||06||Conde Nast India|
|29||Open House International||04||OHI|
|30||Landscape Journal||04||CELA(Univ. of Wisconsin press|
|31||Civil Engineering & Construction Review||12|
|32||Indian Concrete Journal||12||ACC|
|33||CW Interiors||ASAPP Media|
|34||Journal of South Asian Studies||Francis and Taylor, UK|
|35||Marg||Mark Publications, Mumbai|
|36||Critical Studies||MIT Press|
|40||Architectural Theory Review|
|1||The Times of India||English||Daily|
|5||The Indian Express||English||Daily|
The Library is open on all working days from 08.30AM to 6:00 PM unless otherwise declared.
Saturday 10.00AM – 2:30 PM