The Library, as one of the key resources for the budding managers, practicing professionals and world class faculty, occupies a place of honor in the campus. The prime objective of XIM University library is to support the academic and research program of the University. It aims to provide appropriate knowledge resources to meet the information needs of the XIM University community. The library has been developing its resource collections, which include books, periodicals, databases, e-books, e-journals, audio-visual materials, cases, company annual reports, working papers & newspapers by using state-of-the-art facilities over the years.
Besides the print resources, library subscribe various national and international e-resources in the form of corporate and economic database like EBSCO, ABI, Proquest Complete, Taylor & Francis, Elsevier Science Direct, JSTOR, J-Gate, Sage Database, EPWRF, ISI Emerging market, CMIE Prowess, India Stat, LexisNexis. The library has subscribed BLOOMBERG database & Grammarly Software. The service and tools provided by the library helps the users to enrich their research activities and save their time.
While EBSCO Publishing covers nearly 6000 journals,ISI Emerging Markets provide detailed information about Indian Business and Industry. CMIE gives information about 26000 companies. Library is also having Annual Report database, which covers information on nearly 6000 companies. The old campus library has implemented Library Information System (LIS) for automating the Library Information. This System provides a searchable web interface to locate books, and helps in day to day transaction. LIS gives answers to any query raised by clientele author wise, title wise & subject wise.
The Library Information System is accessible to its users both from within and outside the campus.
The Online library portal is accessible across the campus network round the clock. The library remains open from 0800 hours to 0500 hours.
Major Online Resources
- EPWRF Database
- EBSCO – Business source complete
- Proquest – ABI Inform complete
- Emerald Management Xtra
- Taylor & Francis Database
- Elsevier – ScienceDirect
- Sage Database
- J-gate plus
- India stat.com
- CMIE Databases
- IEEE CSDL
- ISI Emerging Markets
- ACE Knowledge portal
- Grammarly Software
- Sage e-Vidya
- TURNITIN, an anti-plagiarism web tool
XIM University library offers Reference services, Research support services, Circulation services, Database training support, User orientation services, Document delivery, Audio-visual services, Online catalogue/OPAC services, Anti-Plagiarism services, Newspaper clipping, Display of new arrivals and Reprographic services to the user’s community.