Maitreyi College Library

The library of the college occupies a two-storied complex adjacent to the main building. It is a user focused centre of learning resources that meets all the academic and research needs. The library is automated using the Integrated Library Management System ‘SOUL’ (Software for University Library) developed by the INFLIBNET. Library acquired this software in 2007 and was able to fully automate its operations by 2010 after creation of a database of all books and library services. Currently the SOUL 3.0 version is being used. It comprises an efficient OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) system which allows the users of the library to check the status of their account and facilitates the information retrieval process. The library has a seating capacity of more than 150 users and a collection of more than 1,00,437 books. It has subscriptions of a wide range of print journals, periodicals, national and international magazines, and 22 leading national newspapers. The library provides access to a database of many e-books and e-journals through its N-LIST facility. Apart from this, users can also access the online database subscribed by the Delhi University Library System through the college network. The library has membership of DELNET (Developing Library Network) services.