Q.1 How can I become the member of the IGNOU Library?
A. Staff members of IGNOU have to register in library's reception counter to become member of the library.
Q.2 Who are authorised to use the library facilities?
A. All the staff members including Retired Staff, Consultants, Project staff and similar other staff appointed by IGNOU are allowed to use library facilities. People from other organisations are allowed to use library on Inter Library Loan basis.Students are allowed to visit and use library for reference purpose only.
Q.3 How can a user recommend a book for the purchase?
A. Users can recommend a book to be purchased by the library through their respective department heads and personal request is not accepted.
Q.4 What should I do if the book I borrowed got lost?
A. If the borrowed book is lost then immediately you should give a letter to the librarian stating the cause. If the book is available, then you should replace the same otherwise you have to pay for the same.
Q.5 How do I find a particular book or a journal in the library?
A. Generally Library Catalogue is used to find a book or journal manually. In order to expedite process. You can use the Web OPAC ( Online Public Access Catalogue) available on the library web page. You can search for the documents by title, author or subject.
Q.6 How can I borrow a book which is not available in IGNOU library but available in other libraries?
A. One can borrow a book, which is not available in IGNOU library on Inter Library Loan from other libraries located in Delhi by filling up a requisition form.
Q.7 Where do we get Question Papers of previous years?
A. Question Papers of all IGNOU courses from 1999 to Present are available on IGNOU Library Website. Question papers prior to 1999 are available in all the Regional and Study Centres in the CD format.