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General Rules
  1. While entering the library except laptops, readers are not allowed to carry their personal belongings (bags, brief-cases, parcels etc.) and eatable items (biscuits, cookies, fruits, chocolates, cold drinks, tea/coffee, etc.). Their belongings should be deposited at the security counter.  
  2. Always carry your library membership card when you visit the library, failing so will forbid your entry to library.
  3. Use of cell phone and smoking inside the library is strictly prohibited.
  4. Library's photocopying services are fee based and the users must comply with relevant copyright legislation.
  5. Books or other materials taken from the stacks should not be re-shelved by the readers. Please leave it on the tables to avoid misfiling. Remember that a book misplaced is a book lost.
  6. Readers should not deface, mark, cut, mutilate or damage library material in any way. If anyone is found doing so, he/she will be charged with the full replacement cost of damaged material and may lead to suspension of library account and be barred from entering the library. 
  7. Readers should maintain peace in the library and should not disturb other users in any way. Loud discussions are allowed only in the discussion area at the ground floor. 
  8. Library’s computing facilities and database access is meant for IIMA faculty members, students, staff and registered library members only.
  9. With necessary documents, a research scholar registered with other institutes or universities for Ph.D. can be granted Vikram Sarabhai Library membership with the approval of the Librarian for a limited period only. Also enquire about NICMAN Membership for future details click here
  10. The provision of external membership will be decided and approved by the librarian.
  11. The external members should note that they will not be able to access all e-resources of the library due to copyright restrictions. For further details click here 
  12. Users of the library should note that all e-resources subscribed are licensed materials and cannot be shared with outside community as it may lead to copyright/license violation.
  13. Readers are requested to handle the Library property carefully to avoid damage.
  14. Readers leaving the library should allow the library/security staff to examine their personal belongings.


VSL @ Glance
  • Books : 1,93,380
  • Subscription to Journals :
    (Online : 24667 & Print : 164)
  • Bound Volumes : 45,565
  • News Papers : 30+
  • Working Papers : 2617
  • Thesis : 326
  • Student's Project Reports : 2187
  • CDs : 2487 & Videos : 128
Vikram Sarabhai Library, Indian Institute of Management, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad - 380015, Gujarat, India
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Last Updated on 15th-August-2018