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About the Library

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Medical Library located on the second floor of the old building, the library came into existence in 1983 and has grown in parallel with the hospital. It fulfils the information needs of the faculty, postgraduate students and research workers.

The Library Staff who is overseen by a Library Committee, which looks after the day-to-day affairs of the library.

Library committee

Advisor : Dr. K.C. Mahajan
Chairperson : Dr. S. Nundy
Co-chairperson : Dr.Vijay Arora
Members : Dr. P.K. Sethi, Dr. Anil Arora, Dr. Sumit Ray, Dr. Satish Saluja, Dr. I.C.Verma
Librarians : Mrs. Indu, Mrs. Preeti

Areas of Library

The library is occupying an area of 1329 square feet with seating capacity for 50 readers in paper as well as paperless section.

Electronic Section: This section consists

  • 7 computers with internet facility
  • Two laser printer
  • One scanner
  • 80 international journal are available on ONLINE on different websites with usernames and password.
  • Paper section: It consists
  • More than 2500 books
  • 160 current journals
  • More than 2000 bound journals
  • 1600 clinics of different specialties

The various "housekeeping" operations viz. acquisition of books, cataloguing, serial control, bibliographical searches, keyword searches, reminders and circulation have been automated. The library is using in-house developed software named "SGRH GRANTHALAYA".

Services

  • Periodical Alert service: A weekly listing of the new issues of periodicals
  • received by the librarian.
  • Internet search service and reprographic service
  • Scanner: we have a scanning facility which is especially useful for
  • postgraduate students to help in preparing presentation for their seminars
  • Free computer printouts
  • Bibliographies on demand: The librarian compiles bibliographies
  • requested by the readers
  • Computerized thesis search: the has a collection of 150 thesis which can be retrieved through a
  • computer search by their titles, authors, guides, and co-guides.
  • Audio-visual service through CDs, DVDs, Videocassettes and Audio Tapes relevant to
  • critical Operations and critical case presentations
  • Guidance for searching relevant information through different
  • medical platforms like mdconsult, gateway.ovid.com, pubmed.com.

Library Timing

Monday to Saturday - 8:00 am to 10:00 pm
Sundays and holidays - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm, 9.00 am to 5.00pm
Issue timings - 8:30 am to 7:30 pm
Photocopy timings - 9:00 am to 7:00 pm

List of Holidays

S. No Gazetted Holiday Date
1 Republic Day January 26
2 Maha Shivratri February 12
3 Holi March 01
4 Ram Navami March 24
5 Good Friday April 02
6 Foubders Day (Vaisakhi) April 13
7 Budha Purnima May 27
8 Independence Day August 15
9 Raksha Bandhan August 24
10 Janamashtami September 02
11 Idu'l Fitr September 11
12 Mahatma Gandhi Birthday October 02
13 Maha Ashtami October 15
14 Maha Navmi October 16
15 Dussehra (Vijaya Dashami) October 17
16 Maharishi Vailmiki's Birthday October 22
17 Diwali (Deepavali) November 05
18 Guru Nanak's Birthday November 21
19 Christmas Day December 25

List of Journals for the year 2010

S.No Name of the Journal
1 American Heart Journal
2 American Journal of Roentgenology
3 American Journal of Kidney Diseases
4 American Journal of Psychiatry
5 American Journal of Respiratory & Critical Care Medicine
6 American Journal of Surgical Pathology
7 Anaesthesia & Analgesia
8 Anaesthesiology
9 Anaesthesiology Clinics of North America
10 Annals of Family Medicine
11 Annals of Otology, Rhinology, Laryngology
12 Annals of Surgery
13 Annals of Thoracic Surgery
14 Annual Review of Microbiology
15 Archives of Diseases in Childhood
16 Archives of Neurology
17 Archives of Otolology Head & Neck Surgery
18 Archives of Surgery
19 Arthroscopy:Journal of Anthroscopic & Related Surgery
20 ASA Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology
21 Asian Hospital & Health Care Management
22 Bailliers Best Practice & Research in Clinical Obst & Gyn
23 British Journal of Obst & Gynecology
24 British Journal of Psychiatry
25 British Journal of Anaesthesia
26 British Journal of Ophthalmology
27 British Journal of Surgery
28 British Medical Journal
29 Cancer Cytopathology / Canceri
30 Cardiology Clinics of North America
31 Chest
32 Circulation
33 Clinical Chemistry
34 Clinical Genetics
35 Clinical Infectious Diseases
36 Clinical Nephrology
37 Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology
38 Clinical Radiology
39 Clinics in Chest Medicine
40 Clinics in Laboratory Medicine
41 Clinics in Perinatology
42 Clinics in Plastic Surgery
43 Critical Care Clinics
44 Critical Care Medicine
45 Current Opinion in Critical Care
46 Current Opinion in Heamtology
47 Current Problems in Cardiology
48 Dermatologic Clinics of North America
49 Diabetes Care
50 Digestive Surgery
51 Endocrinology & Metabolism Clinics of North America
52 Express Health Care
53 Family Practice Management
54 Fertility & Sterility
55 Gastroenterology
56 Gastroenterology Clinics of North America
57 Genetics in Medicine
58 Health Facilities Management
59 Heart
60 Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America
61 Hepatology
62 Hernia
63 Hospital Review
64 Indian Heart Journal
65 Indian Jrl of Biochemistry & Biophysics
66 Indian Jrl of Cancer
67 Indian Jrl of Clinical Psychology
68 Indian Jrl of Dermatology, Venereology & Leprology
69 Indian Jrl of Gastroenterology
70 Indian Jrl of Leprosy
71 Indian Jrl of Medical Ethics
72 Indian Jrl of Ophthalmology
73 Indian Jrl of Orthopaedics
74 Indian Jrl of Otolaryngology & Head & Neck
75 Indian Jrl of Pediatrics
76 Indian Jrl of Physiology & Pharmacology
77 Indian Jrl of Psychiatry
78 Indian Jrl of Radiology & Imaging
79 Indian Jrl of Surgery
80 Indian Jrl of Tuberculosis
81 Indian Pediatrics
82 Infectious Diseases Clinics of North America
83 International Ophthalmology Clinics
84 Issues in Medical Ethics
85 Jama India
86 Journal of American Academy of Dermatology
87 Journal of Arthoplasty
88 Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (A&B)
89 Journal of Bronchology
90 Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery
91 Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
92 Journal of Pediatric Surgery
93 Journal of Association Of Physicians Of India
94 Journal of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anaesthesia
95 Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism
96 Journal of Clinical Oncology
97 Journal of Happiness Studies
98 Journal of Healthcare Management
99 Journal of Heart & Lung Transplantation
100 Journal of Hospital Infection
101 Journal of Intensive Care Medicine
102 Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive and Asthetic Surgery
103 Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology
104 Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry
105 Journal of Neurosurgery( Neuro - Pediatrics, Spine).
106 Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery
107 Journal of Rheumatology
108 Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine
109 Journal of the American College of Cardiology
110 Journal of the Association of Physicians of India
111 Journal of Thoracic & Cardiovascular Surgery
112 Journal of Urology
113 Journal of Vascular Surgery
114 Lancet
115 Lancet Oncology
116 Laryngoscope
117 Liver Transplantation
118 Medical Clinics of North America
119 Networks Magazine (IT Architect)
120 Neurologic Clinics of North America
121 Neurology
122 Neurology India
123 Neurosugery
124 Neurosugery Clinics of North America
125 New England Journal of Medicine
126 Obstetrical & Gynaecol Survey
127 Obstetrics and Gynecology
128 Orthopaedic Clinics of North America
129 Otolaryngologic Clinics of North America
130 P C Quest
131 Pediatric Clinics of North America
132 Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
133 Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal
134 Pediatric Surgery International
135 Pediatrics (Indian Edition)
136 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
137 Radiologic Clinics of North America
138 Radiology
139 Regional Anaesthesia & Pain Medicine
140 Retina
141 Rheumatic Diseases Clinics of North America
142 Seminars in Fetal & Neonatology Medicine
143 Seminars in Haematology
144 Seminars in Liver Diseases
145 Seminars in Nephrology
146 Seminars in Nuclear Medicine
147 Seminars in Oncology
148 Seminars in Pediatric Surgery
149 Seminars in Vascular Surgery
150 Stem Cells
151 Stroke
152 Surgery
153 Surgery of Obesity and Related Diseases
154 Surgical Clinics of North America
155 Surgical Endoscopy
156 Surgical Laparoscopy Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques
157 Thorax
158 Transfusion
159 Urologic Clinics of North America
160 Urology
161 AAP Publication
162 Colorectal Disease
163 Cytometry Part A and B
164 Seminars in Perinatology

Reality Surgery DVD

S.No Topic Issue Year
1
  • Laparoscopic Nissen Fundoplication
  • Laparoscopic Transabdominal Rectopexy
1 2004
2
  • Proctocolectomy and Ileal Pouch-Anal Anastomosis
  • Laparoscopic Sigmoid Colectomy
  • Video-Assisted total Thyroidectomy
2 2004
3 Breast Quadrantectomy with Sentinel Node
Biopsy and Intraoperative Radiotherapy
3 2004
4
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass
  • Thoracoabdominal Oesophageal Resection
  • Inguinal Hernia Open Mesh Repair
4 2004
5 Total Mesorectal Excision For Low Rectal Cancer 2004
6 Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy 1 2005
7 Laparoscopic Abdominoperineal Resection of Rectum 2 2005
8 Laparoscopic Heller's Myotomy with Toupet Anti-Reflux Procedure 3 2005
9 En Bloc Esophagectomy 4 2005
10 Laparoscopic Partial Hepatectomy 5 2005
11 Rectovaginal Fistula Repair 6 2005

DVD Atlas of Laparoscopic G.I.Surgery

S.No Topic
1 Basic Principles of Laparoscopic Surgery
2 Basic Laparoscopic & Hernia Surgery
3 Laparoscopic Upper Gastro-Intestinal Tract Surgery
4 Laparoscopic Lower Gastro-Intestinal Tract Surgery
5 Laparoscopic Hepato Pancreatico Biliary Surgery
6 Laparoscopic G.I/Cancer Surgery

Medical Video Tapes

S.No Title
1 Acetabular Reconstruction with Impact Grafting and Cement.
2 AcrySof: Properties & Implantation Techniques.
3 Advanced Laparoscopic Proceeding ACS 1991.
4 Basic Surgical Skills (vol.3)
5 Breast Cancer
6 CDH Total Hip Arthroplasty with The S-ROM Total Hip System
7
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (58 min)
  • Erectile Dysfunction: Diagnosis, Treatment - (45 min)
  • Pathophysiology of Hypertension - (28 min)
  • Asthma - (60 min)
  • Differential Diagnosis & Treatment of Lung disease - (60 min)
8 Ellman
9 Endoscopy Surgery (3 hrs)
10 Exeter Total Hip System
11 Film on Foldable Lens
12 Film on Gastroenterology
13 Film of Neuion: Capsularelexa, * other excellent films on Phacoemulsification
14 Graves Educational Resources: Protecting the Surgical Team
15 Hernia (edited): Dr.P.K.Chowbey (copy 1)
16 Hernia (edited): Dr.P.K.Chowbey (copy 2)
17 Horizons in Facial Cosmetic Body Contouring, Abdominoplasty Liposuction (105 min)
18 Horizons in Facial Cosmetic Body Contouring, Abdominoplasty Liposuction -contd. (Tape 2) (105 min)
19 Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy (unedited): Dr.P.K.Chowbey
20 Laparoscopic Laser :Cholecystectomy, Adhesiolysis, Appendectomy, Cholecystectomy
21 Mini Lap Cholecystectomy
22
  • Orthopedic Infection Imaging - (45 min)
  • Pathophysiology of osteoarthrits 1& 2 (28 + 20) min
  • Osteroporosis - (18 min)
  • Lower extremity amputees - (44 min)
  • Examination of Cranial Nerves - (58 min)
23 Phacoemulsification & Refractive Surgery
24 Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty with the S-ROM Total Hip System
25 Reduction Mastoplasty (Tape 2) (46 min)
26 Removal of Viscoelastic Materials
27 Right Lobe Liver Transplantation (copy 1)
28 Right lobe Liver Transplantation (copy 2)
29 Storz Hydroview Folding and Insertion
30 Techniques of Liver Transplantation in Cambridge
31 Tele Plast (120 + 120 min)
32 The Lieno Renal Shut
33 The Principals of Wound Healing
34 The Thromboelastograph - Coagulation Analyzer
35 Understanding Fistulae
37 Vancomycin Quality Assurance

CDs of Books

S.No Topic Author
1 Greenfield's Neuropathology David I. Graham
2 Cumming's Otolaryngology: Head and Neck Surgery, 14th Edition Cummings
3 Urology Campbell – Walsh
4 Endoscopic Knots and Sutures Alfred Cuschieri
5 Surgery of the Liver , Bilary Tract and Pancreas L.H Blumgart
6 Immunology, 6th Edition Ivan Roitt
7 Flow Cytometry in Hematopathology; A Visual Approach to Data Analysis and Interpretation Doyen Nguyen
8 Oculoplastic Surgery Atlas Eyelid Disorder
9 The Kidney Brener & Rector
10 Surgery of the Ear Glasscock-Shambaugh
11 Management of Abdominal Hernias, 3rd Edition Andrew N. Kingsnorth
12 High Risk Pregnancy: Management Options D.K. James
13 Surgery John Corson
14 Object –Oriented Application Development Using the Cache Postrelational Database W. Kristen
15 Burkets Oral Medicine: Diagnosis & Treatment Martin S. Greenberg
16 Ballinger's Otolaryngology Head And Neck Surgery, 16th Ed. James B. Snow Jr
17 Handbook of Neurocritical care Anish Bhardwaj
18 Neuropathology; A reference Text of CNS Pathology David Ellison
19 Textbook of Critical care Mitchell P. Fink
20 Diagnostic Hematology: A Pattern Approach Doyen Nguyen
21 Pediatric Gastrointestinal diseases: Pathophysiology Diagnosis and Management W. Allan Walker
22 Alas Optical Coherence Tomography of Macular Disease and Glaucoma Vishali Gupta
23 Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Symposium 2005 (PCICS 2005) Ritz Carlton
24 Electromyography and Neuromuscular Disorders David C. Preston
25 Comprehensive Clinical Nephrology David C. Preston
26 Comprehensive Clinical Endocrinology G. Michael
27 Chapman's Orthopedic Surgery Chapman
28 Fractures of the Pelvis and Acetabulum Marvin tile
David L Helfet

Medical CD's

S.No Topic
1 Literature Service: Hepatology Rapid Literature Review
2 Literature Service: Gastroenterology Rapid Literature Review
3 Right Lobe Liver Transplantation
4 Scientific Programme Highlights: Antithrombotic Efficacy made simple: Disc 1
5 Scientific Programme Highlights: Antithrombotic Efficacy made simple: Disc 2
6 Perspective and Advances in Clinical Nephrology
7 Plenary and State of the Art Sessions
8 Syner GI: A "cyber excursion" of the GI tract and Liver
9 NN2211- The first once daily GLP-1 derivative for treatment of Type 2 diabetics
10 Type 2 Diabetics (Part I)
11 Management of CBD Stones
12 Minimal Access Surgery - Basic and Advanced Procedures (15)
13 IASG - Digital Library (Esophageal Devascularization)
14 IASG - Digital Library (Choledochal Cyst Excision)
15 IASG - Digital Library (Lateral Pancreatico Jejunostomy)
16 Medical Ethics

 

Audio Cassettes

S. No Topic Volume No Issue No
1 Hermorrhoids: Office and Hospital Management 35 10
2 Managing Colorectal Disease 47 8
3 Anorectal Problems 43 01
4 Damage Control Surgery 52 16
5 Chronic Ischemia of the Lower Extremity 53 01
6 Venous Disorders 53 02
7 Selected Topics in Bariatric Surgery 53 03
8 Trauma Update 53 04
9 Carotid Interventions and Stenting 53 05
10 Topics in Pancreatic Surgery 53 06
11 Colon and Rectal Cancer 53 07
12 Thyroid Disease 53 08
13 Thyroid Disease 53 08
14 Thyroid disease 53 08
15 Critical Care Update 53 09
16 Management of Breast Cancer 53 10
17 Unlocking The Secrets of Inflammatory Bowel Disease 53 11
18 Gastrointestinal Update 53 12
19 Gastrointestinal Update 53 12
20 Challeneges in Trauma 53 13
21 G.I Surgery 53 16
22 The Pancreas 53 17
23 Colorectal Issues 53 18
24 Resuscitation 53 19
25 Antibiotics And Wounds 53 20
26 Patient Safety and Quality Care 53 21
27 Patient Safety and Quality Care 53 21
28 Controversis in GI Surgery
29 Breast Cancer 53 23
30 Trauma 53 24
31 Trauma 53 24
32 GI Cancer Part 2 54 02
33 Blood Issues 54 03
34 New Technologies 54 04
35 Vascualr Challenges 54 05
36 Anomalies 54 06
37 Billiary Problems 54 07
38 Bariatric Surgery 54 08
39 Airway, Breathing, Circulation 54 09
40 Melanoma and Incidentaloma 54 11
41 Learning Anew 54 13
42 Trauma of Solid Organs 54 14
43 IBD Surgery 54 16
44 Pancreatic Update 54 17
45 Changing Tide of Surgery 54 18
46 Trauma To Go 54 19
47 Obesity Surgery 54 20
48 Cancer Part 1 54 21
49 Cancer Part 2 54 22
50 New Horizons in Surgery 54 23
51 Advances in Breast Cancer 54 24
52 Thyroid Surgery 55 01
53 GI Bleeding 55 02
54 Colon and Rectal Surgery 55 03
55 Laparoscopic Surgery 55 04
56 Rectal Surgery Plus 55 05
57 Lung and Aortic Injuries 55 07
58 Surgical Grab Bag 55 09
59 Breast Cancer 53 23
60 Fistulas 55 11
61 Breast Cancer Surgery 56 01

SGRH Medical Library Collection

1 Books 2500
2 Current Journals 140
3 Clinics of North America (Current Vols) 32
4 Bound Journals 2000
5 Clinics of North America (Back Vols) 1200
6 CDs 55
7 DVDs 20
8 Medical Video tapes 40
9 Audio tapes 61
10 DNB DVD Learning Material 122 Vols

Mobile Lending Library

Libraries are repositories of knowledge, information and entertainment, With the upsurge in the number of institutes in the field of learning and the intensification of research activities, the importance of libraries is also growing. There are different kinds of libraries depending upon the individuals to which it is catering. Various kinds of libraries are public, reference, special libraries etc. and those attached to institutions of both private and public. These could also include a mobile lending library.

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital has introduced a new service for the patients as well as their attendants known as " Mobile Lending Library ". The mobile lending library is an extension of the library and delivers reading material to the interested group. It loans books, magazines and periodicals in both hindi and english language .The service is free and open to all in the hospital. There is an extensive collection of fiction and non-fiction books of both popular and non-popular authors.

The main purpose of the mobile lending library is to provide the best possible service to the users at all times. Treat all users fairly and courteously, respecting their privacy and dignity.

List of donated book available for general public:

  1. A Princess Remembers: The Memoirs of The Maharani Of Jaipur by Gayatri Devi (2006)
  2. SIVA: The Siva Purana retold by Ramesh Menon (2008)
  3. The Konkas : A Novel, by Tony D' Souza (2008)
  4. Yes I Know The Book of Knowledge by Ashok Ganguly (2008)
  5. Splendours of Rotyal Mysore : The Unfold Story of the Wodeyars by Vikram Sampath (2008)
  6. Echoes & Eloqences: The Life and Cinema of Gulzar by Saibal Chartterjee (2007)
  7. The Mahabharata: A Modern Rendering, by Ramesh Menon, (2006)
  8. Bhagavata Purana by Ramesh Menon. (2007)
  9. A History of Rajasthan by Rima Hooja (2006)
  10. Jim Cobett: The Hunter-Conservationist by Reeta Dutta Gupta (2006)
  11. The Royal Rajputs: Strange Tales And Stranger Truth by Manoshi Bhattacharya (2008)
  12. Lets Kill Gandhi: A Chronicle of His Last Days, The Conspiracy, Murder, Investigation and Trial By Tushar A. Gandhi (2007)
  13. The AB Legend: A Photographer's Tribute by Pradeep Chandra (2006)
  14. Music Makers; Living Legends of Indian Classical Music by Ashok Roy (2006)
  15. Encyclopedia of Hospital Services Management (Set of 5 Vols.) by Chandra Ballabh (2008)
  16. Kaplan Essential of Cardiac Anesthesia by Joel A. Kaplan (2008)
  17. Jonson's Practical Electromyography, 4th Edition, by William S. Pease (2007)