College of Dentistry and Nursing - College Library

Vision College Libraries

vision College Libraries aim to provide reliable and comprehensive information on right time to right users in right manners. It has a well-equipped with elaborated collection of books, journals, and other resources to serve the various information needs of the students, faculty members, staff and its many users.

Complete Library Automation on free Software the libraries are fully automated with using RFID and barcode technologies to issue and return books with the help of ‘OpenBiblio’ an open source, automated library system.

OPAC-Library Catalogue: (http://vision.edu.sa/ils/opac/index.php) Anyone can access available bibliographies details in both libraries from anywhere.

vision Digital Repository (http://10.0.12.213:8080/jspui/) vision library developed digital repository of more than 3.5 thousands full text e-books, which have been purchased. The Digital repository can be accessed within campus only.

Library Services

vision Colleges’ Libraries is providing expert level of services through qualified and experienced LIS professionals.

Free distribution of College manuals and evaluations.

Library circulation: users can borrow library books.

Interlibrary Loan. Our users can borrow books or receive photocopies of documents that are owned by our other libraries.

Instant Message and Email. Users can send their queries and request on Lib.alfarabi@gmail.com or on our WhatsApp 056542758501.

Document Delivery: Library is also providing full text of manuscripts and text books to our users on demand though emails, which are not available with us.

Computer labs with 41 internet connected terminals, Wi-Fi and assistance in device connectivity with technical support.

Display of new arrivals as well as list of new arrivals

Library Services

vision Colleges’ Libraries is providing expert level of services through qualified and experienced LIS professionals.

Free distribution of College manuals and evaluations.

Library circulation: users can borrow library books.

Interlibrary Loan. Our users can borrow books or receive photocopies of documents that are owned by our other libraries.

Instant Message and Email. Users can send their queries and request on Lib.alfarabi@gmail.com or on our WhatsApp 056542758501.

Document Delivery: Library is also providing full text of manuscripts and text books to our users on demand though emails, which are not available with us.

Computer labs with 41 internet connected terminals, Wi-Fi and assistance in device connectivity with technical support.

Display of new arrivals as well as list of new arrivals

Scanning and photocopying facilities.

Orientation program for new users.