Home |   ContactUs  |  Contact List
HEC Search
Skip Navigation Links
In HEC
HEC Recognized Universities
e-Academia
HEC Regional Centers
Tenders
Media Publication
Careers
HEC Library
Introduction

 
The University Grants Commission was established in July, 1973 and given the charter on 27th April 1974 by an Act of Parliament.

Higher Education Commission (HEC) established in Sep 11, 2002 by an Ordinance of the Government of Pakistan (Ordinance No. LIII, 2002) for the uplift of the higher education and research activities in Pakistan. The UGC library established in 70s to support and assist parent organization in its activities and getting goals with limited resources.

In 2002 the UGC Library renamed as HEC library. It serves research scholars, teachers and students on one hand and on the other hand it provides services to HEC employees. There are provision of 19 national dailies in English and Urdu. The library subscribes to 18 International and Local journals and magazines. It is a central repository for collection of PhD theses and HEC recognized Pakistani research journals. Its PhD theses collection is a national treasure and an unrivalled intellectual resource. Online full text access of more than 2800 theses is available on HEC website (www.eprints.hec.gov.pk). The readers may have the option to retrieve information by subject, title, name of researcher, year and name of the university. The Library also provides the facility of CCS(Current Contents Services) to users. HEC Library is also playing a pivotal role to provide the full access of National Digital Library Resources to its users.

Purpose

To facilitate the HEC employees.
To facilitate the scholars of surrounding universities.
To collect PhD theses from all over the country.
To provide a comprehensive mechanism on the preservation of the Library’s collections. It is intended to cover all material on higher education, higher education management, higher education policies and other issues related to higher education in all formats. 
To provide current and back volumes of national and international journals.
To provide access to digital library and online databases.

Circulation Policy

     

  • Books will not be issued to employees other than HEC.
  • The library will arrange photo copy of publications to outsider on payment of market rates and the books will not issued to any outsider for photocopy for the purpose.
  • Current issues of periodicals/newspapers are not allowed to be taken out side the library.
  • Members should keep their library membership cards with them while availing the facility of issue/receipt.
  • Writing or making any change on the membership card is prohibited.
  • Library equipment are not issued.
  • In case a library user is not member of HEC library and employee of another organization, and wants to borrow material, he cannot do so directly except through the librarian of that organization.
  • Borrower should sign the borrower’s card in case he gets the book issued. However in case the publication is returned borrower should not demand signature from the counter.
  • In case it is raining outside it the borrower’s responsibility to protect the publication from rain.
  • After getting the publication issued don’t take it inside the library.
  • The officer appointed on contract basis will be issued publication with special permission of the Director Library.
  • In case of unavoidable circumstances the library material can be issued by using telephone or e-mail. But it should not be made habit. 

 

Digital Library Use Policy in HEC Library
  • ALL COMPUTERS HAVE INTERNET FACILITY. USE THEM ONLY TO AVAIL HEC DIGITAL LIBRARY RESOURCES.
  • DON’T USE THE COMPUTER FOR WRITING/EDITING/COMPOSING ASSIGNMENTS OR PERFORMING SUCH OTHER SIMILAR TASKS.
  • WE EXPECT THAT YOU ARE CULTURED CITIZEN. AVOID ACCESSING UNDESIREABLE SITES.
  • E-MAILING IS DISCOURAGED EXCEPT TRANSFERRING DIGITAL LIBRARY DOWN LOADED DATA TO YOUR ACCOUNT.
  • LIMITED USE OF USB/FLASH DRIVE IS ALLOWED. BE SURE THAT YOUR USB/FLASH DRIVE IS VIRUS FREE.
  • COMPUTER USE IS LIMITED TO 2 HOURS INITIALLY. IN CASE OF EMERGENCY LIBRARY STAFF MAY REQUEST TO FREE THE SAME. LEAVE THE COMPUTER IF THE JOB IS COMPLETED EARLIER.
  • COOPERATE WITH THE LIBRARY STAFF AND CONTACT THEM IN CASE OF ANY PROBLEM.
  • THERE IS NO PROVISION OF PRINT OUT FACILITY.
  • USE COMPUTER DURING LIBRARY HOURS [I.E. 8.30 A.M TO 3.30. P.M. EXCEPT FRIDAY.]
  • SWITCH OFF YOUR MOBILE WHILE YOU ARE IN THE LIBRARY.
  • DON’T TAKE YOUR BELONGINGS INSIDE THE LIBRARY. KEEP THEM  NEAR THE LIBRARY ENTERANCE
  • LIBRARY MATERIAL IS ISSUED TO LIBRARY MEMBERS ONLY.
  • EATING, SLEEPING, SMOKING  ETC. ARE PROHIBITED IN LIBRARY.
  • SIGN THE REGISTER BEFORE USING COMPUTER.
  • UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS ARE NOT ALLOWED TO USE COMPUTER.
  • AVOID CREATING NOISY ATMOSPHERE.

 Content Editor Web Part

 
At A Glance
 
Related Documents

 Documents

HEC has planned a series of training for Librarians from all over Pakistan.pdfHEC has planned a series of training for Librarians from all over Pakistan
One page report of workshop on KOHA  DSpace-2003.pdfOne page report of workshop on KOHA DSpace-2003
NRPU for website.pdfNRPU for website
Training.pdfTraining
JCRFullCovlist-2013.pdfJCRFullCovlist-2013
Library Rates Oct-Dec. 2011.pdfLibrary Rates Oct-Dec. 2011
Library Rates July-Sept. 2011.pdfLibrary Rates July-Sept. 2011
Library Rates July-Sep2011.pdfLibrary Rates July-Sep2011
Library Rates April 2012 to June 2012.pdfLibrary Rates April 2012 to June 2012
HEC PUBLICATIONS by Javed.pdfHEC PUBLICATIONS by Javed
list of books.pdflist of books
NRPU NOV 12.pdfNRPU NOV 12
IS_LS_IF_2011 JCR.pdfIS_LS_IF_2011 JCR
New Arrival 2012.pdfNew Arrival 2012
Library Science Journals with Impact Factor.pdfLibrary Science Journals with Impact Factor
List of Subscribed Journals and Newspapers.pdfList of Subscribed Journals and Newspapers
HEC PUBLICATIONS up to 2011.pdfHEC PUBLICATIONS up to 2011
HEC Publications UP to 2009.pdfHEC Publications UP to 2009
Current Contents Service for website.pdfCurrent Contents Service for website
UGC-HEC publications 2008.pdfUGC-HEC publications 2008
(More Items...)
 
Contact

M. Javed Iqbal
Director Library
Email: mjiqbal@hec.gov.pk
Ph.# 051-90401912


            
                  
Mazhar Ali
Asstt.Dir.(Doc.)
Email: mzrali@hec.gov.pk
Ph.# 051-90401918

Muhammad Javed Iqbal

Director Library

Email: mjiqbal@hec.gov.pk

(0)51 90401912

 

 

 

 

Employee EmailSite Disclaimer
Created at 2/1/2011 3:15 PM  by System Account 
Last modified at 8/8/2011 11:04 AM  by Muhammad Javed Iqbal 

Sign In       Official Website of the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan
Copyrighted 2012 © Higher Education Commission, Pakistan, All right Reserved