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THIS WEBSITE BELONGS TO CENTRAL TOBACCO RESEARCH INSTITUTE,RAJAHMUNDRY, INDIAN COUNCIL OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH, AN AUTONOMOUS ORGANIZATION UNDER THE DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH AND EDUCATION, MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE, GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

CENTRAL LIBRARY

CTRI central library was established in 1950 to assist the researchers at the Main Institute and at its Regional Stations located at different places viz. Guntur (AP), Kandukur (AP), Jeelugumilli (AP), Vedasandur (Tamilnadu), Hunsur (Karnataka), Dinhata (W.B.), and for Burley Tobacco Research Centre (BTRC) at Kalavacharla in carrying out the R&D in different types of tobacco.

OBJECTIVES

ACTIVITIES

  Library acquired so far 13,554 books, 12,132 bound volumes of journals, Annual Reports of ICAR Institutes and Universities, 3,045 Reports/technical bulletins, Newsletters from ICAR Institutes/Universities

Documents were categorized into different subjects. At present, library is receiving 70 periodicals (67 Indian and 3 foreign).

DTP system was established in the library in 1996. Different software’s such as Page Maker, MS Office, Free Handi Telugu, Anu fonts and Photoshop are loaded in the system. DTP is used in the preparation of different publications of CTRI such as Annual Reports, CTRI News, Books, Bulletins, Reports, Hand-outs etc. Computerization of library activities and functions are completed. The following bibliographic databases are created on Macintosh system.