KARACHI- Vice Chancellor, Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Prof Dr. Saeed Quraishy inaugurated the Digital Library at Dow Medical College.
Principle, DMC Prof Kartar Dawani, Project Director Planning and Development, Mr. Abdul Rahim Khan, Chief Information Officer, IT Department Mr. Syed Sohaib Shams, along with other senior faculty members and staff graced the inauguration ceremony with their presence.
The newly renovated facility of the Digital Library will enable the users to access more than 75,000 electronic content including international scholarly literature, peer-reviewed journals and e-books over a wide range of disciplines.
There are 124 new computer systems installed along with the overhauling of all the nodes of computer network. Renovation of the library’s interior and replacement of the air conditioning system was performed.
This facility will not only help assist the post graduates, researchers, tutors and faculty members but, will also aid in conducting various workshops, symposiums and seminars to enhance the researching activities, benefitting the university’s name.