ICMR-NIRTH, Jabalpur




The library at the institute continues to cater the documentation and information needs of the scientists, staff and students of the center as well as other institute like NSCB Medical College, Veterinary College, Home Science College, Rani Durgawati Vishwavidyalaya, etc. It also extends services to research personnel from other Universities/Institutes.Library is equipped with modern furniture, air-conditioners, compactors and display racks for display of latest arrivals, i.e. books and periodicals for its readers. The objective of this e-resource is to provide/retrieve full text of online articles and conduct specific searches relevant to the user from multiple publishers. Alert messages regarding new developments and recent arrivals in library are provided through e-mails from time to time. Photocopies of available literature are provided for research use. The library has the following resources:

New additions 

Journals subscribed Periodicals    32
International Periodicals  21;      Indian Periodicals    11;

Books     1,425;

WHO Publications    813;

Bound Foreign Journals    1,480;  Bound Indian Journals    863;

MEDLINE CDs    21; Census + Other CDs    07; Census Floppies    60; CDs on Other Subjects    120

Total Library Collection     4,825

Beside above facilities, Library also provides information regarding various links as below for open access journals to its user.

ICMR e-Consortia


JGATEPLUS (Open access)     http://jgateplus.com/search/  (24,084 Journals) 

Science    http://science.sciencemag.org/

NEJM    http://content.nejm.org/

Lancet    http://www.sciencedirect.com/

NATURE    http://www.nature.com/

Directory of other Open Access Journals;    http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=home&uiLanguage=en
(10,486 journals searchable at article  & 2,72,5680 articles listed);

BioMed Central’s Open Access Journals;  http://www.biomedcentral.com/content (1,053 total open access journals listed &  3,28,031  articles listed);

Free Medical Journals;  http://www.freemedicaljournals.com/index.htm (5,088 Journals);

Bentham Science Publishers;   http://www.benthamscience.com/open/a-z.htm#A  (3,30 Journals)