A.N.S. College, Barh, Patna

(A Constituent Unit of PPU, Patna )

Central Library



The expansive College Library is housed in the center of the campus in an exclusive building designed for the purpose.  The library comprises separate  sections : the Main Library, individual Departmental Libraries (Sciences), the Periodicals and the Text Book Sections. Together, all the sections of our library display a rich collection of approximately 50,000 titles and around 3,500 e-books. The Library has study spaces with a mix of quite individual and group-study areas. The Library provides a book-bank facility too for lending text books to needy & deserving students for a period of one year at a stretch. Internet facility is now available for students inside the library premises itself. Computerization and digitization of  Searching/referencing of titles is now been worked upon and the work is expected to be completed in near future.
Anugrah Narayan Singh College, Barh, is an authourised user as a college registered under NLIST programme,and has access for the e-resources (6,000+ ejournals and 31,35,000+ ebooks ).
Library advisory committee
The college has a Library advisory committee. It acts as a link between the library-users and the  library staff. The Library Advisory Committee compresses of the following members.
1. Principal (Chairman)
2. Sri Ashok Kumar Singh – Asst. Librarian
3. All HOD’s, Coordinator NAAC, Coordinator IQAC – Advisory Members
4. Dr. Binod Kumar Jha – Library In-charge
5. Mr.Vipin Nautiyal – Deputy Library In-Charge
The committee meets generally twice a year to make various important decisions and implement
those initiatives :
To allocate budget.
Problems of library and users are discussed and solved.
Library performance is monitored or enhanced through user’s feedback
Library Staff:

Sri Ashok Kumar Singh – Asst. Librarian
Miss. Priyanka kumari – Routine clerk
Sri Sunil kumar singh – peon
Md. Neyaz ahmad- peon

Working hours:
The library remains open for 10:00 AM to 05:00pm as per college hours on all working days.
It remains closed only on Public holidays and during Puja Vacation

Important Note:

Dear Users, National Digital Library is an initiative by HRD ministry. It is a huge collection of learning resources( 68 lakhs books) from primary to PG level. You can use it free of charge.
To register go to
1. https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in
2. On the right hand side of the home page you will find the registration space.
3. Fill the required information. Your E-mail id will be your user id.
4. Create a password
5. Press the register now button.
6. You will receive a verification mail on your mail. In that mail click on Click Here button for confirmation.
This is an amazing resource. Make it a point to get yourself registered.

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Biology: Channel 19

Chemistry: Channel 20

Mathematics: Channel 21

Physics: Channel 22

These videos can also be accessed on Doordarshan Freedish DTH. Complete list of videos is available at (Channel 19,20,21 and 22)


e-PG Pathshala

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NPTEL online courses

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is a joint initiative from IITs and IISc to offer online courses and certification in various topics
Learn for free; Pay a small fee to write an exam and get a certificate



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