The Resource Centre of NIFT Chennai supports the Faculty, Students, Educational and Research institutions and the Apparel Industry. This centre acts as a catalyst and provided valuable information to the members through its various services.
The Resource Centre of NIFT Chennai caters to the information needs of the institute faculty, students, staff and industries related to fashion, textile, leather and apparel. The collection of the Resource Centre comprises books, journals, AV materials apart from the reference materials such as textiles, fabric swatches, costumes, accessories etc.
The Resource Centre currently subscribes around 125 domestic and international journals / magazines related to the subject area of the institute. This institute also subscribes various online journals / data base related to Design, Technology and Management.
The Resource Centre of NIFT Chennai committed to provide the quality service upto the expectation of the users by implementing and maintaining excellence in the library services
The Library wing of the Resource Centre has rich collection of books, journals, A-V materials, CD-ROMS etc., Books on subjects like arts & Crafts, Fashion, Garment Manufacturing, Leather, Footwear, Leather Goods, Jewellery, Management, Merchandising etc., are available at the Library. It subscribes to leading Indian / Foreign journals in the areas of Fashion, Garments, Textiles, Footwear, Leather Goods, Fashion Accessories etc.,
Resource Centre Services
The Resource Centre offers various services to the benefit of the members:
1. Circulation of Books
2. Audio-Visual Materials and CD-ROMS
3. Book reservation
4. Document Clippings
5. Forecast Service
6. Photocopying Services
7. Sale of color chips
8. Scanning of Documents
9. Document Delivery Service
In addition to borrowing books, the members will have access to current issues of periodicals. Newspapers and extensive collection of Reference Books.