A good Resource centre is pivotal to the growth of an Educational Institution:
The mission of the LRC (Learning Resource Centre) is to support the School in its quest to become an internationally top-ranked, research driven Fashion Institute.
The School´s LRC is at the heart of the Academic Centre at MSFD designed to meet the academic knowledge and research needs of MSFD students. A knowledge hub, it provides access to various information resources ranging from the latest text books, magazines, journals CDs, ebooks, e–journals and databases etc/. Its prompt and effective services are in sync with the changing needs of the Fashion community which keeps changing very rapidly.
It also offers such as Reference Services, Research support, Circulation Services, Databases Training Support, User Guidance Service, Photocopy Service, Course Support, Online Catalogue Service, The LRC at MSFD provides necessary infrastructure to collate and selectively Disseminate service through its in-house Info-products such as Course guide, Global Watch, Case Data Bank, Article Alert, CD–Watch, Placement Guide and Current Awareness Service by providing new arrivals of books, TOC Service, and newly Published Reports. Though many of the services are IT driven, the LRC has well trained staff to support users for any kind of queries.
In addition to the various resources, LRC hosts a magazine lounge, a browsing centre and a media room. There are also multiple study rooms where students meet for group discussions. The LRC is fully Wifi-enabled.
- To collect all creative material resources and to provide effective access to learning resources of all formats required for general academic and research purposes for the study of international and contemporary Indian Fashion.
- To keep the academic community abreast of the latest developments and to provide them with updated information on Fashion & Design.
- To ensure the highest level of user satisfaction.