Primary objective of union catalogue is to provide seamless and integrated access to a wide range of bibliographic records of books, serials and theses available in Indian University libraries, institutes and research organizations. The database will help the users to find out books, serials and theses in nearby libraries from where they can borrow the documents on Inter Library Loan. Following are aims and objectives of union catalogue.

  • To promote use of union catalogue among user communities;
  • To archive bibliographic records of various institutions, universities and research organization;
  • To ensure uninterrupted 24 x 7 x 365 online access to all the records stored in the database;
  • To help researcher in their research work by providing platform to search related literature; and
  • To serve the user with its inbuilt inter library loan feature.