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Welcome to e-Granthalaya 4.0
Union Catalog of Libraries
: A Digital Agenda for Library Automation and Networking - is a Library Management Software, developed and maintained by
National Informatics Centre
, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India. The software is being provided at ZERO cost to the Government Libraries in the Country. Besides, NIC is providing support, training and hosting for the software to automate these Libraries. The Software is a Cloud Ready Application; and uses
- an Open Source DBMS as back-end solution. The Software is multi-lingual, UNICODE compliant, provides an online data entry solution. The current version of the software is 4.0 - Enterprise Edition, web-based and hosted in NIC National Cloud, suitable for cluster of libraries under one organization with a centralized database.
National Informatics Centre (NIC)
has taken inititative to setup a Network of Libraries powered by e-Granthalaya Software. NIC is making efforts to strengthen the libraries primarily in the Government sector by computerization of these libraries. For this purpose, Government libraries are being provided e-Granthalaya Software along with the training and support for automation and networking. National Informatics Centre (NIC) also provides FREE hosting facility for Catalogs of the Libraries powered by e-Granthalaya Software in a shared database to make the Union catalog access online. Besides, every participating library is provided a Home Page with valid URL to access its catalog online. In the first phase, only those libraries catalog are hosted which are using e-Granthalaya Software developed by NIC, later catalogs from other ILMS will also be accomodated. Union Catalog is available at
The Application has been designed, developed by National Informatics Centre, Government of India and hosted in NIC National Cloud. The site is best viewed in 1024 x 768 screen resolution.