Sri Ramakrishna Math &
Ramakrishna Mission Sevashrama

Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, INDIA

The Hospital : Medical Library

 

The Medical Library

The Medical Library

The Vivekananda Polyclinic Medical Library is housed on the top floor of the Polyclinic building. It was initially conceived as a Book Bank for the doctors and other staff members working in the Polyclinic and was established in 1977. It then had a collection of 609 books, and 8 periodicals. It has since grown into full-fledged library with a notable collection of books, periodicals and journals - both online as well as print.

 

The Medical Library

The Medical Library

Besides books and periodicals on various disciplines of medicine, surgery, and respective super specialities, it now has a number of books on Accountancy, Law, and Computers for use of other staff members. Books and periodicals on different subjects are issued to individuals for reference as well as to various departments eg, Radiology, Pathology, School of Nursing, etc.

 

The Medical Library

The Medical Library

The library had 3,054 books during 2004-2005. Ten medical journals of foreign publication and two Indian journals were being subscribed. The Library also receives complimentary and gifted books and journals.

 

The Library also has a computer terminal with internet facilities. The Library has joined the membership of LUSLIC (Lucknow Special Libraries Consortium) where it is linked with resourceful libraries of SGPGI, KGMU, CGRI, etc.