Environment for Study
The Central Library, housed in DMCG adjacent to DPC offers an excellent environment for study. It is available to students at various stages of study. The library working hours are arranged as far as possible to meet students’ needs. The library has subscribed e -Journals in various areas of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences. The physical facilities in the library are adequate space is given for housing the collection of books, journals, and audiovisuals. There is also a large reading room to facilitate learning. Students have access to computer terminals to search on-line catalogs, databases, and other information systems. The library is also equipped with photocopying machines
Please find below a brief introduction and the list of available library resources in Dubai Medical College for Girls & Dubai Pharmacy college for Girls Library.
- Print Collection: 3895 Titles
- Electronic Databases: 6
- Reading rooms for small group study = 3
- Cubicles for individual study = 6
- Number of seats = 82
- Number of computers = 30
- Follett Destiney Library Management System (OPAC)
Print Collection: The library’s main collection contains carefully selected 3,895 titles of books covering pharmacy and medical subjects. The library usually considers purchasing multiple copies of books that are of popular interest and in high demand. Total collection adding all the number copies is 5,441.
The library print collection is cataloged in Follett Destiny® Library Manager for managing the library resources. This system allows librarians and administrators to keep thorough, real-time track of a library’s inventory and assets.
Follett Destiny® Library Manager is a complete library management system which provide online public access to the library catalogue from anywhere, 24/7, helping to strengthen the crucial bond between the library, the classroom, and home.