Services - Schools & Colleges

KMLC assists new Schools, Colleges and Technical Institutes in setting up State-of-the-Art Libraries. For existing Academic and Technical Institutes who wish to automate their library catalogue or to rebuild their collections, KMLC provides unique solutions. An overview of our services is given below. The services can be tailored according to your requirements.

Library Security System Planning

  • Selection and purchase of Library automation system
  • Selection and installation of RFID system
  • Bar-coding Library documents
  • Smart Card/Biometrics/Bar-coded ID cards
  • Software use training for Library staff

New Library Setup

  • Planning and designing the Library area.
  • Needs assessments, space analysis, furniture and equipment layout and design
  • Allocating the Library Budget
  • Preparing Library rules
  • Planning and implementation of Library services
  • Collection development to include Books, Journals, CD-ROMs; DVDs and Online Databases
  • Ordering Library materials using reputable, established publishers and vendors
  • Tracking orders, dealing with vendor issues when necessary
  • Choosing the appropriate Library software
  • Deciding on a user-friendly Classification scheme
  • Cataloguing the entire collection
  • Barcoding the collection
  • Arranging Library documents on shelves
  • Preparing Shelf-guides for easy retrieval of documents
  • Training Library staff

Revamping Existing Library

  • Creating, or updating, written collection development policies
  • Evaluating existing collections for relevance and currency
  • Collection development including weeding out of old and unused materials
  • Ordering new materials using reputable and established publishers and vendors
  • Tracking orders, dealing with vendor issues when necessary
  • Converting manual catalogue to automated Library catalogue
  • Existing Library services evaluation and feasibility studies for introducing new services
  • Redesigning the Library area for optimum utilization of space
  • Studying the user-friendliness of classification system and changing the same if required

Services to Corporates

  • Knowledge Management Consulting
  • Library and Knowledge Outsourcing
  • New Library Setup
  • Revamping Existing Library
  • Inter-Linking Libraries at Multi-Locations
  • Library Security System Planning

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