Brief Description of Sher-I-Kashmir Instt. Of Medical Sciences, Srinagar
The Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Soura, Srinagar is one among the foremost of the institutes of national importance in higher and advanced medical and technological education. This institute has a prestige of being the great medical university in basic and higher applied medical research. The institute was established under state legislature Act in the year 1982 and Library too was established in the same year. It is a big institute with large Faculty, Executive Officers, PG’s Research Scholars, post doctoral scholars and other supporting staff in thousands. In order to serve the objectives of patient care, education and research the Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Science is developing its library as an effective information center. The institute Library known as SKIMS Library is located on the 3rd floor of the faculty block, centrally accessible location.
The primary mission of SKIMS Library is to aid in the education of our library clientele by maintaining an attractive, reading, communicating, browsing atmosphere and to provide adequately equipped library which will complement, correlate and extend the medical education and research towards excellence in our well deserved tertiary care hospital in the interest of best patient care and to cater and serve the needs of our faculty to achieve the pre-defined goal of Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar.