(A Central University)
Srinagar (Garhwal) Uttarakhand-246174

H.N.B Garhwal University, (S.R.T. Campus) BadshahiThaul, T.G.

The The Library is a knowledge and information Center which has rich resources in Social Sciences, Humanities, Management and Sciences. The library was established at HNB Garhwal University Campus in 1973 with an objective to fulfill the needs of students pursuing various degree and teachers involved in teaching different courses offered by the university. The collection of various periodicals also caters to the needs of students and teachers to keep abreast their knowledge pertaining to the current activities and development within their subject, state, country and across the world. At present there is no sufficient staff as per the strength of the students staff University. The Library hours are 10:00 am to 05:00 pm on all working days.

The library is situated at a distance of about 3 kms from Chamba (nearest station on national highway to Gangotri), 10 km far from New Tehri and about 63 km from Rishikesh. The place is well connected with road from Rishikesh and frequnt bus and taxi services are available to reach Badshahithaul from where the library is at a walking distance.


Facts about the Campus Library


Name of Library

Campus Central Library


Establishment year




Sh. J. B. Bhatt


Total Staff



Library hours

10:00 am to 05:00 pm (All working days)


Issue system

Register System, 06 books issued per student

15 books per teacher &

05 books per staff member


Classification system

DDC 19th edition

Periodicals are arranged alphabetically &

Classification scheme followed for them





Text Books



Reference books



Book bank







Rs. 25 Lakh annually





Library section

Text book section

Reference section

Circulation section


Library Services Layout
It is a five storey building and has a sufficient area which is situated in the center of the campus.

Ground Floor Stack Room (Old text books).
Ist  Floor Reading Room & Reference books section.
IInd Floor Stack Room text books  & book bank.
IIIrd Floor Circulation Section.
IVth Floor V-set. (Computer Internet Lab)


The entitlement, in terms of the number of Books that can be borrowed by the members are as follows :-

Guest faculty/ PhD Students 06 Books
Post graduate Students 06 Books
U.G. Students 05 Books
Faculty Members  15 Books
Staff Members  05 Books

The Library has a total collection of 88,205; which includes books serials non book materials etc, which have been placed at the Ist , IInd & IIIrd floor. The collection is housed subject-wise on all floors under six major streams i.e. Arts, Science, Commerce, Education, Law, Management section.

Acquisition Section
Acquisition of books is at present looked after by an Incharge acquisition lose issue of periodicals acquired by the different departments of University bound volumes are sent to the Central Library by the departments.

Circulation Section
The Registration of new members is done at the circulation counter. The register and ledger system of issue and return of books is followed. All the researcher’s faculty members and students can be register themselves by the approval of the Librarian.

Newspaper and Periodicals Section
News paper and periodicals Section are also in the Ist floor. the users of all campus read the update news daily and for the future competitive exam they studied different type competitive books in this section.

Library Services

  1. Reference service is provided for each collection at the respective section.
  2. Membership and Issue – Return services are at the IIIrd Floor.
  3. Text Books on all disciplines are kept at the Textbook Section.
  4. Documents Delivery Services and Inter-Library Loan facilities are available.
  5. Card Catalogues of different collection are available on IIIrd Floor.
  6. Xerox Facility is available in the Library.
  7. Newspaper Clippings are available for the Campus.


Rules and Regulations
1. Admission to the library restricted to members only, who may be required to show identity card at entrance. The members must sign the register with the entry of the membership particulars.
2. Readers should observe strict silence inside the Library.
3. Uses of mobile phones are not permitted inside the Library building.
4. Members are responsible for books issued and books lost.
5. Readers are not allowed to bring their personal materials inside the Library. The belonging like bags, umbrellas, etc should be deposited with the rack kept near the Entrance of Library.


Contact Address : University Campus Library
J.B. Bhatt H.S. Bisht Rakesh Kothari 
Dept. of Library & Information
Sc. SRT Campus Badshahithaul, Tehri 
Mobile N0. – 09411103063/962726717 
/Senior Professionals Asstt.
SRT Campus Badshahithaul, Tehri
Mobile N0. – 09412910001/01376234055
E-mail :- hansrajbisht11@gmail.com
SRT Campus Badshahithaul, Tehri 
Mobile N0. – 08126666566/01376252438
E-mail :- rakeshkothari84@gmail
E-mail :- hansrajbisht11@gmail.com


Last Updated on : 17/07/2013