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Library Services

Inter-library loan services 
The Library and Information Centre has informal understanding with many other medical libraries of Karnataka to receive and provide library resources as required by the professionals.
Photocopying services
 The library has its own photocopying facility. It has also arranged private photo copying facility within the library. External users can also avail these services.
Literature search services
Literature search service for external users on a payment of a nominal fee.  Under this scheme the library staff search for available literature on a given topic and provide reference as well as abstracts of research articles from the following databases
              EMBASE-   Neurosciences
              EMBASE-   Psychiatry
              Neurosciences Citation Index
              PsychLit
              MEDLINE (through on-line with NICNET from NIC, Delhi)
              ExtraMED
E-mail and Wi-Fi services 
Library coordinates in getting e-mail IDs for the staff and students of NIMHANS from NIC. The Entire library is Wi-Fi enabled. However, users desiring Wi-Fi service need to a get user name and password from the library.
Training programme
The library and information centre conducts the following training programme
a.Orientation programme for new students every year
b.Regular training programme in library search services for NIMHANS staff and students. 
c.Training programme for students of Master of Library and Information Science from other universities.