Mrs. Anagha Chorghade

B. Com, MLISc (Master in Library & Information Sciences) Librarian, CIIMS, Nagpur

About Library: 

The Central India Institute of Medical Sciences Nagpur, Library has been started under Dadibai Memorable Medical Research Trust by founder Late Shri M. G. Alis Raja Balasaheb Chitnavis  the year 1989. The Library is equipped with a rich collection to assist in the educational and research activities for the development of the institution. The library has the collection of printed books, e-books, printed and e-periodicals on related topics. The Library is also well-known for its huge collection of Dr. G.M.Taori Donated Neurological books on Medical studies. Its specialized collections include Neurology, Neurosurgery, Medicine, Critical care, Cardiology, Radiology, Plastic Surgery, Pathology, General Surgery, Ortho-Surgery, Physiotherapy, Food & Nutrition & well known research related books&Journalsetc. It also includes enriched reference books focusing mainly on Neurology & Neurosurgery and other faculties.

Library Collection:

  1. Medical text books (Under-graduate post-graduate courses)
  2. General Collection of Books
  3. Reference books
  4. E-Books
  5. National and International journal subscription (online and offline)
  6. Bound volume Collection
  7. The library also has specially collected Psychology ‘Kit.’ for Psychiatric patients
  8. DVDs, VCDs and CD Collection
  9. Newspaper Cuttings for Corona Virus (COVID19) updates
  10. The publication of CIIMS Bulletin was started in the year 1991. 

Library Facility:

  1. Fully air-conditioned Library rooms
  2. Reading room facility for consulting the library’s resources.
  3. Separate seating for under graduate, postgraduate and teaching staff members.
  4. Computer & internet facility.
  5. Mobile Library for patient and their relatives free of charge.
  6. Magazines and newspapers facility.

Conference Hall:

  1. Two Air conditioned conference Hall for teaching activities, Meetings, seminars etc. (capacity 60-70 persons)
  2. Computer & internet facility.
  3. Audiovisual facilities (Projector facility)
  4. Skype facility 

Details of Rooms for instruction and seminar with intake capacity
Conference Hall1: Main conference hall
Dimension    : 6050x 9485
Library Details:Dimension:  4655*9485mm
Capacity: 60-70 People