National Digital Library (NDL) Project
Ministry of Human Resource and Development (MHRD), Government of India, has entrusted the responsibility to IIT Kharagpur to host coordinate and set-up National Digital Library (NDL) towards building a national asset. The main objective is to set up National Digital Library to integrate all the existing digitized and digital contents across educational institutions of the nation using Dspace to provide a single-window access with e-learning facility to different groups of users ranging from primary level to higher education level of our county. The National Digital Library is having a full-fledged office in the Annex building of the Central Library.
About IIT Kharagpur
Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur is one of the oldest reputed engineering institutions established by the government of India in 1951 with a sprawling campus of 2100 acres area. The institute is presently having 12000 students, 600 faculty members and 1500 administrative staff. The institute has 19 academic departments, 7 centers, and 8 School of excellence. The institute offers 15 B.Tech (Hons.) programs, 38 dual degree programs, 2 interdisciplinary dual degree programs, 6 integrated M.Sc programs, 5 two years M.Sc degree programs of Joint M.Sc PhD.