Kendriya Vidyalaya No 1, AFS , Gurgaon
WELCOME TO LIBRARY MEDIA CENTRE
MissionThe Library provides a welcoming learning environment for students and staff; supports the school’s aims and curriculum; encourages the love of reading and the development of students’ independent learning skills.
Opening HoursThe library is open every school day from 07 a.m. to 02 p.m.
Library PeriodsAccording to the school time table the students of Class VI-XII can visit the library for the issue and return of the books during their library periods. They can refer books and participate in library activities during this time.
Borrowing informationStudents 01 book for a period of 02 weeks Faculty and staff Maximum 05 books for a period of 01 month.The users should submit their ID cards for the automated circulation of books.
Class LibrariesClass libraries are functioning for classes I to V.
Open Access and ClassificationThe library follows an open access system. The books are classified and shelved according to the Dewey Decimal Classification(Ed.21). Every book is barcoded and spine labels are attached. Junior fiction is shelved separately.
Library AutomationThe stock and services of the library has automated by using Libsoft Library Management software. OPAC Online Public Access Catalogue of library holdings is available. Patrons can search by using keywords, author, title and subject.
What if I require a book longer than the loan period?If you require a book longer than the loan period you may renew it by bringing the book to the issue/return counter. As long as the book is not reserved, you will be able to renew it once.
What if the book is lost?The user can replace the book with the same edition.If not, three times of the cost of the book may be recovered from him/her.
If I have an overdue loan , how much I need to pay?As per the KVS rules an overdue fine will be recovered from the user.Overdue reminders are sent to your class teacher periodically.You should bring the book and reminder back to the library.