Digital Library & Automated Book Issuance System
Government Public Libraries play a key role in a Government System as one of the easily accessible window for a direct Government to Citizen Interaction. Public Libraries are open to everyone offering access to some of the rarest books and manuscripts. Public Libraries has gained its momentum before freedom of the nation where these centers were the most preferred centers for prominent leaders for planning & strategizing the various actions.
The Government Department was looking for an innovative solution to turn its traditional Library into a state-of-the-art Public Library by transforming it to the most preferred Knowledge & Information Dissemination Center along with eradicating the digital divide in the farthest of the areas of the country.
Series of advancements were made from establishing a robust Library Management System – KOHA, tagging of the Books with RFID Labels, issuance of Contactless Smart Patron Card for enabling fast issuance of the Books and maintaining the logs over the system.
Formation of Digital Library Portal is underway which aims to provide all the information through specially built Web Portal & Mobile Application meant for the Citizen.
Collaborative efforts are being made to issue Contactless Smart Patron Card to enable him to access any Library across the State and earn reward points for reading books.