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ISLRTC Library

The ISLRTC Library has a good collection of text/reference books, CDs, DVDs in the field of sign language, deaf studies, linguistics, special education, interpreting, general education and it's allied subjects to cater to the need of the staff and students. It is continuously growing to support the teaching and research programs of the institute.

The library will initiate subscribing to the most relevant and high-impact factor research journals in the field of sign language, deaf studies, linguistics, special education, interpreting, etc. The library is subscribing to 05 newspapers. ISLRTC library also displays sign language videos to the students to support their study in the library. ISLRTC library also provides previous year project reports and question papers to the students. The library reading room is fully air-conditioned.

Library Automation

ISLRTC library is using KOHA Library automation & management software for automating the library & providing various information services.

Library Services 

  1. Directory of Open Access Journals 
  2. DISLI and DTISL Previous Year Question Paper  
  3. POSTER OF THE MANUAL ALPHABET IN ISL
  4. National Digital Library of India 
  5. National Library of Medicine (PubMed) : (PubMed is a free resource supporting the search and retrieval of biomedical and life sciences literature with the aim of improving health–both globally and personally.)

(vi) E-Books on National Freedom Movement and Freedom Fighters (Celebrating Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav)

Note : ( The e-books were downloaded from the different sources of information (websites) available free of cost on dated 26.08.2021) 

Open Access Journal/Partially Open Access                                                            Open Access Articles 

 1. Journal of Deaf Studies and Deaf Education (Impact factor 1.763 Few articles only are available as Open Acess      

 1. International Sign and American Sign Language as Different Types of Global Deaf Lingua Francas (Sign Language studies, Gallaudet University Press)
 2. Deafness & Education International  (Taylor & Francis Online )  Few articles only are available as Open Acess         

2. Filmmaking in a Linguistic Ethnography of Deaf Tourist Encounters (Sign Language Studies)

3. Journal of Communication Disorders, Deaf Studies & Hearing Aids    3. Development of a Wearable Device for Sign Language Recognition    (Journal of Physics: Conference Series ) 2017
                   
  Circulation Services:

  The Library provides the lending of library material to the students and staff members.

Reference Service:

The Library assisted its users in getting the desired information so that they can fully utilize the resources of the library.

Current Awareness Service:

Recent additions to the Library are placed on display for one week for all the users for reference.

Photocopy Service:

Library provides photocopy services free of cost to its users.

Question Paper Services:

Library also provides old question papers both practical & theory papers in digital & print format to the students.

Newspaper Clipping Services: News related to ISLRTC or disability sectors are displayed on the notice board.

Library Membership

The Membership of the library is open for the teaching staff, students and non-teaching staff of Indian Sign Language Research & Training Centre (ISLRTC).

Timings

Library/Reading Room will remain open from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on all working days. Timings of circulation of books- 9:30 A.M. to 4.30 P.M

New Contact Address “Module no. 403-405, Fourth Floor, NSIC Business Park, Okhla Industrial Area, New Delhi -110020 Tel: 011-26327558/ 50"