Welcome to the Institutional Repository of Dr. Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar

Doctor Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya Sagar (A Central University), formerly University of Saugor, was established on 18th July 1946 by Dr. Sir Hari Singh Gour (Nov. 26, 1870 – Dec. 25, 1949), by his lifetime saving. This 18th University of India and the oldest and the biggest University of Madhya Pradesh has perhaps the singular distinction of being founded by the munificence of a single person's hard-earned money of about two crores of rupees. Apart from being a great jurist and legal luminary par excellence, he was a great Patriot, Philanthropist, Educationist and Social Reformer. Dr. Gour was the first Vice-Chancellor of Delhi University (1922 to 1926) and Nagpur University, (two times in 1928 and 1936).

Jawaharlal Nehru Library is Located at the Centre of the University Teaching Departments to help the users for better and regular use of the Library. The Library has 3 Story's Stack area designed to accommodate 3.5 lacs volumes and 500 readers with an extension wing.

The library has more than 3.5 lacs books and bound journals in its collection besides a good collection of rare manuscripts and reference books. The library has Institutional Membership of INFLIBNET & DELNET. The library has a membership of E-shodhsindhu consortium, Shodhganga and Shodhgangotri. Library also subscribes SAGE Subject Collection and databases like Scopus, Manupatra and WESTLAW. The present membership of the library is 5052. This comprises 961 staff members, 3942 students and 736 research scholars. An average visitor per day in the library is over Four hundred.

  • Issue - Return of books
  • Reference Services
  • Internet and e-mail facilities
  • Reprographic Services
  • Reading rooms for student in the library
  • Reading rooms for Research Scholars
  • Periodical Services
  • Theses and Dissertation Services