User Orientation / Information Literacy Programme

The Madras University Library takes an active part in the orientation programme organized by the university for the benefit of new students in the beginning of academic year. They are taken around the library to familiarize them with various resources and services available for them. Training sessions are also organized whenever a new product or service is introduced. Any user desiring to know more about library resources and service or to learn how to use a particular resource like OPAC, e-journals, databases etc. should contact library staff.

Madras University Library is also often organizes training, workshops and conferences for library and information professionals working in academic libraries to help them update their knowledge and skills in the context of paradigm shift.