Shri Vishwakarma Skill University


Shri Vishwakarma Skill University came into existence as an autonomous body by an Act 25 of 2016 of State Legislative Assembly of Haryana. The Central Library of the University began its existence in July 2017 since then it has grown in size and contents along with the university to take the present shape. The university library is playing role as the lifeline for the academic activities. At present, it stands as a modern library with a lot of automation and networking facilities.

Library has rich collection of different subjects like Vocational and Technical Courses, Management, Public Health, Food Processing, Geographic Information System, Languages, Music and Applied Sciences in form of text, reference, online resources as e-books, e-journals, e-thesis, e-tutorials, Audio- video lectures, images, motion pictures etc.

Library has membership of Developing Library Network (DELNET), New Delhi. It is a good source of information resources and inter library loan facilities in India. More than 10,000 e-books, 5000 journals and subject databases are available on its platform for full access in library for user’s community.

Library is fully automated through E-Granthalaya library management software. It is developed by National Informatics Centre, New Delhi. Library activities related to library management, services and digitalization run through this software. Web OPAC is also available for library database searching to the users through computer as well as smart mobile phone.

Library has state of the art facilities like fully air-conditioned building with modern infrastructure, equipment, digital library, computer lab, library website etc. Library subscribes national and international journals, e-books, e-newspapers, magazines in CD /DVD / online format.


  • To acquire, organise and update the library collection to support teaching learning process.

  • To encourage students to read beyond the requirements of the curriculum.

  • To work with faculty in integrating information skills, knowledge of information sources and the use of technology in accessing information need to strengthen their instruction, research and extension

  • To provide instruction and assistance in the effective use of learning resources and services


  • The central Library aims to become the model library in the field of vocational education and skilling.

  • The library extends to incorporate the latest technology and adopt users friendly approach towards students and faculty.

  • The intends to offer comprehensive services related to dissemination of knowledge


  • Library serves as a learning resource centre and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of books, journals and digital resources for students and faculty of the university and provides an efficient dissemination of knowledge.

  • To provide an enviable research environment and state of the art technological exposure to its scholars.

  • To develop human potential to its fullest extent and make them emerge as world in their professions and enthuse them towards their social responsibilities/p>


Library Committee is the governing body of the University Library System - formulates library policies for the guidance of the University Librarian / Library in Charge. This Committee has Vice-Chancellor as its Chairman and University Librarian as its Member-Secretary. Dean, Academic Affairs, Dean of Engineering, Deans of student welfare, Heads of Teaching Departments, and Registrar are its ex officio Members. One library expert is nominated as its Members by the Vice-Chancellor. The following are the members of Library Advisory Committee of HVSU Central Library.

  • Shri Raj Nehru, Vice Chancellor, Chairman

  • Dr. Ritu Bajaj, Registrar, Member

  • Prof. (Dr.) R. S. Rathore, Member

  • Prof. (Dr.) A.K. Srivastava, Member

  • Prof. (Dr.) Sanjay Kajal, Member

  • Ms. Chanchal Bhardwaj, Member

  • Dr. Raj Singh, Member

  • Dr. Sanjay Bhardwaj, Member

  • Dr. Sangeeta Kaul, DELNET (Hon’ble V.C. nominee), Member

  • Dr. Dalip Raina, Member

  • Dr. J.K. Dubey, Member Secretary


Staff Position

The university Library has well qualified library staff. The staff position is reflected in the tab below:

Post Strength Remarks
University Librarian 1 Vacant
Deputy Librarian 1 Filled
Assistant Librarian 1 Vacant
Professional Assistant/ Lab Technician Library 1 Filled
Library Attendant 1 Vacant
Roster 1 Vacant
Peon 1 Filled


Central Library is in growing stage. Collection of reading materials are adding day to day on demand of faculty members and students according to university syllabus.

Total Resources (25 Nov 2019)

Category of Document Total
Printed Books 5000
Periodicals / Magazines 20
Newspapers 12
E-Books 10671 ( full text)
E-Journals 5000 ( full text)
E-Newspapers 20


Membership of this Library is open to University teachers, non-teaching staff and students. The entitlement of borrowing books as given below:

Category Number of books Number of Days
Faculty 05 30 days
Staff 02 30 days
PG Students 03 14 days
UG Students 03 14 days


1 Dr. Jitendra Kumar DubeyDeputy LibrarianM.Phil, Ph.D UGC-NET, PGDCA21 Years
2 Ms. Natasha SharmaLab-Technician LibraryM.Com, B.Ed, M.Lib, M.Phil12+ Years


Item Number
Colour Printer with Xerox and Scanning facilities 01
Library Automation Software 01 ( E-Granthalaya) ( Multi Users)
Digital Library Accessible on university website
Networking Facility LAN / Wi-Fi


  • Circulation (issue, return and renewal)

  • Access e-books and e-journals in library and remote access.

  • Open access system

  • Display of new arrivals of books / journals

  • Reference Services

  • Referral services

  • Reading facility


  • Online library catalogue

  • Computerized issue, return and reservation facility.

  • CCTV- Camera installed in the library

  • LAN based printing facility of Research Papers

  • Digital learning facility


  • Implementation of RFIDTechnology

  • Development of library collection like reference books, textbooks, e-books, e-journals.

  • Separate reading hall and stack area in library

  • Development of digital library platform

  • Content development of all subjects as per university syllabus and upload on Digital platform

  • Developing a separate Central Library Website