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Book Database has 1,53,22,550 unique titles with 2,22,75,693 holding details of 494 University/Institute libraries in India. It provides bibliographic information i.e. Title, Author, Place, Publisher, ISBN, Edition, Physical Description, Publication Year, Subject, Class No. etc. with holding details. Books Database covers Monographs, Reference Books, Conference Proceedings and Textbooks. In a single click user can search the bibliographic records using different parameters i.e. Title, Author, Subject, Publisher, Place, Year and ISBN.

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The GujCat, a subset of IndCat, is unified online library catalogue of books available in major college/institute/university libraries within Gujarat state. GujCat contains bibliographic description, location and holdings information of books

available in libraries in Gujarat. A separate dedicated web-based interface is designed to provide easy-access to the merged catalogues of libraries in Gujarat. GujCat is a major source of bibliographic information that can be used for inter-library loan, collection development as well as for copy cataloguing and retro-conversion of bibliographic records within Gujarat. GujCat has 11,01,233 bibliographic records of 15 college/institute/university libraries. The GujCat is available at


The NERCat, an online catalogue of books in universities in North-Eastern Region, is another subset of IndCat. NERCat is designed and implemented to restrict searching of bibliographic records to university libraries in North-eastern

region so as to promote resource sharing amongst North-eastern universities. NERCat has 5,28,607 bibliographic records of 9 North-eastern universities.


Online Copy Catalogue System (OCS) is a Window-based application developed by the INFLIBNET Centre.It promotes co-operative cataloguing and avoids duplication of efforts. OCS facilitates libraries to interact with the Union