Free Books App with 65 lakh books developed: IIT Kharagpur

Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT KGP) had developed a mobile app which can give the user access to 65 lakh books, research papers, journals and periodicals at free of cost. The app is for National Digital Library of India, anybody can download and access the required books with a smartphone instantly.

HRD Ministry who initiated the project, now boasts text books from eight state education boards, NCERT textbooks, previous exam papers of JEE, GATE and UPSC and research papers published from institutes like Indian Institute of Science (IISc), audio-books and more.

As per the reports, P P Chakraborty director of the institution says that mobile usage has grown exponentially from past few years. NDL app will enable the users who are even in the remotest of areas to access the rich digital content of libraries across the country and even foreign repositories.

At present the app is only available for Android users, but the team says that soon there will be version out for Apple products too. It can also be accessed through computers and laptops. The app was launched about a month ago and has been downloaded over 1,00,000 times. Users can search for content using various parameters like subject matter, source, content type and more. Right now, the app is available in three languages - English, Hindi and Bengali.

dexamethason dosis dhvormankankobe.site dexamethason 0 5
More News
ATMA Admit Card Released For April Session; Here’s How To Download
Association of Indian Management Schools (AIMS) has released the admit card for AIMS Test for Management Admissions (ATMA) for the April session. The entrance exam is scheduled for April 25 in a single shift from 2 pm to 5 pm. Candidates who have reg...
Goa Board Exams 2021: GBSHSE Postpones Class 10, 12 Board Exams
Goa Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education (GBSHSE) has postponed Class 10 (SSC) and Class 12 (HSC) final exams until further notice. Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said the board will inform about the new exam dates 15 days in advance. Earl...
Maharashtra Class 10 Board Exam Cancelled
Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra, the state government has decided to cancel Class 10 board exam, Minister for Primary and Secondary Education Varsha Gaikwad said on Tuesday. The decision was taken at a meeting of the state cabinet ...
Registration For JAM 2021 Admission Begins Today
The registration for admission against Joint Admission Test for Masters (JAM) scores will open today. The organising institute, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, will release the JAM application form on the website -- jam.iisc.ac.in for a...
Registration For JAM 2021 Admission Begins Today
The registration for admission against Joint Admission Test for Masters (JAM) scores will open today. The organising institute, Indian Institute of Science (IISc) Bangalore, will release the JAM application form on the website -- jam.iisc.ac.in for a...
JEE Main (April) Session Postponed Due To Rising COVID-19 Cases
In the wake of spiralling COVID-19 cases, the National Testing Agency (NTA) has postponed the April session of the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main scheduled from April 27 to 30. The revised dates for the JEE Main 2021 April sessi...
OJEE 2021 Dates Announced; Exam From June 17 To 24
The Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Committee has released the examination forms for Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE 2021 ) at ojee.nic.in. OJEE will be held from June 17 to June 24 as a computer-based test. The registrations for OJEE ...
NEET PG 2021 Postponed Amid COVID Surge
In view of a spike in the number of COVID-19 cases, the National Eligibility Cum Entrance Test- Postgraduate (NEET PG 2021) has been postponed, Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Thursday. The medical entrance examination was sched...
NEET PG Admit Card Today; Here’s How To Download
The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Postgraduate (NEET PG) admit card will be released today, April 12. The administering body of NEET PG, National Board of Examinations (NBE), will release the admit cards on the official websites of the ...
NEET PG Admit Card Today; Here’s How To Download
The National Eligibility cum Entrance Test Postgraduate (NEET PG) admit card will be released today, April 12. The administering body of NEET PG, National Board of Examinations (NBE), will release the admit cards on the official websites of the ...