The library was established during the year 1965. New premises was occupied on 28th September 1994. The modern library centre funded by AHRDP as annex to the main library was declared open on 23rd July 2001 for students browsing centre.
8.00 am – 8.00 pm on all working days
8.00 am – 3.00 pm on Saturday
Book Issue/ Return Timings:
9.00 am – 6.00 pm on all working days
Staff in Position:
Assistant Librarian – 1 No
Library Assistant – 1 No
Text Books, Reference Books, Peer Reviewed current Journals, Back Volume of Journals, Newspaper, Annual reports and Conference proceedings.
2. Special Collection:
Competitive exam books & Journals; Thesis.
3. E-Information resources:
e- books, e-Journals, CD’s
E-books available in AC&RI Campus Network
· CAB e-books
· CAB Crop protection compendium
· CAB forestry compendium
· Science direct
· Wiley Online library
Life Sciences - 500 titles
Bio Medical Sciences - 351 titles
Earth Science and Geography - 308 titles
Environment - 307 titles
Medicine - 178 titles
Ecology - 141titles
Biochemistry and Biophysics - 115 titles
Plant Sciences - 108 titles
Geography - 100 titles
Cell Biology - 95 titles
Agriculture - 214titles
Animal and university sciences - 219 titles
Environmental sciences - 220 titles
Human Health and Nutrition - 109 titles
Plant Science - 290 titles
CAB Crop Protection Compendium
Search over 26,000 Data sheets and over 2,50,000 articles.
CAB forestry Compendium
Search over 20,000 Data sheets and over 3,00,000 articles.
Physical Sciences and Engineering
Social sciences and Humanities
Wiley Online Library
60 publications in Horticulture
93 Nos of Indian Journal subscribed (print version)
Magazine for Civil Services :
i. Competitive Success Review
ii. Competitive Success Digest
iii. Pratiyogita Darpan
vi. Employment News
more than 2500 online journals are available in the library. Tamilnadu Agricultural University is IP authenticated.
Agricultural and Biological Sciences
Arts and Humanities
Bio Medical Sciences
Engineering and Technology
Social and Management studies
Current Awareness Service
Information display and notification Services
Digital Resources availability
Newspaper clipping services in agriculture.
Students of UG, PG and Ph.D., Staff and other institutions students & staff.
Agricultural College & Research Institute,
Madurai - 625 104.
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