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Library Services

The entire library building is covered by multiple wireless networks. Well ICT infrastructure with internet facility. The library functions and services are fully automated with state-of-the-art LMS software and latest RFID/EM technology. The library catalogue is a gateway to the holdings of the library, which is accessible via the intranet and the Internet. Starting from the first day of orientation, the library provides reference services primarily to the Students, Faculty members, Research Scholars and others in the academic community. It provides current awareness (CAS), Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI), literature search and bibliography compilation services to the users.

Circulation Services

The Library offers circulation services to its patterns. It includes providing borrowing facilities, reservation of library document, collection of fine, re-shelving of library documents.

Research Support Tools & Databases

Plagiarism Tool : Turnitin

GNLU Library offers Plagiarism Checking Service using a ‘Turnitin: anti-plagiarism’ software to its registered users at GNLU. Turnitin is an anti-plagiarism software. Turnitin is similarity checking and plagiarism prevention web tool which allows researchers to compare their contents against the massive databases to ensure the work is original before the submission. It gives instructors the tools to engage students in their writing process and provide personalised feedback and plagiarism check. Turnitin is used by more than 30 million students in 15000 institutes in 150 countries.

GNLU Library has a paid license to this tool. To get the similarity/plagiarism checking done and have the similarity report generated, please write to us at library@gnlu.ac.in or checkdiss@gnlu.ac.in along a soft copy of the document (i.e. thesis, dissertation, article, projects, assignment etc.) to be checked in PDF, DOCX file format. The users who have credentials to access Turnitin, they may directly access it by visiting https://www.turnitin.com/

Grammar: Grammarly

GNLU Library offers Grammarly software services to its patrons. It is a cloud-based typing assistant that reviews spelling, grammar, punctuation, clarity, engagement, and delivery mistakes. It uses artificial intelligence to identify and search for an appropriate replacement for its locational error. It also allows users to customize their style, tone, and context-specific language.

The users who have credentials to access Grammarly, may directly access it by visiting https://www.grammarly.com/

Reference Services

The library serve the faculty, students, research scholars and staff to locate the library resources. Library team is ready to help with their questions and research queries. Library answers thousands of questions each year from straightforward, factual questions to perform complex literature retrieval.

This reference services include short range to local the books, journals, magazine, newspaper to search, retrieve and complete the special bibliography accordingly to the users requirements. For short range reference services our circulation counter meet the users demand but for long range and detailed reference services, the reference desk take about the services.

Special Research Assistant

GNLU library provide special research assistant to research scholars and moot participating teams. Retrieval and compilation of research materials for the researcher is the important services offered by the library.

Current Awareness Services

Library Provides awareness services to its patterns and keep them current with recently published scholarly literature and reviews on development in the field of law and legal studies using information technological tools. Review of one new title every day with the content is the most effective services of the GNLU library. In addition to these all new updates, new arrivals from most of the legal databases are circulated regularly to the library users.

Article Indexing Services

In view of broad dissemination of articles published in Journals, Library facilitates Indexing services of the print Journals subscribed by the University library. Till date more than 15,000 articles are indexed under different subject flags and are accessible through OPAC.

Email Alert Services

Library send electronic alter services to its patterns about the latest case law, legislation, table of content and notifications of activates in social and economic development

Library Orientation Programme

At the beginning of new academic session. Library orientations are arranges as information literacy and outreach programme. The orientation programme includes library tour, Interactive lectures regarding familiarity with library resources and online databases.

Newspaper Clipping Services

Gujarat National Law University, library subscribes to 8 newspapers in Print format. The library also provides press clipping services to research community of GNLU. The Library also provides clippings of news content or editorial opinions on law and legal studies arranged chronologically and maintained in electronic format.