Academic Facilities
The Medical College, Teaching Hospital and Residential facilities for staff are located at Yadavanahalli close to Bangalore – Hosur Main Road (NH-4). It is a unitary complex and all the facilities are located in this 26 acres of land.

Total Construction areas of Buildings:    
College : 27000
Hospital (including OPD) : 52700
Hostel & Residential complex : 23125


LECTURE THEATRES: There are FOUR lecture theatres in the College Complex with 180 seating capacity & ONE lecturer theatre in the Hospital Block with 200 seating capacity. All are fully air conditioned with well equipped by LCD, OHP, Slide Projector, and White Board with a facilities to convert into e-class / virtual class for teaching.

DEMO ROOMS: In the Pre & Para Clinical departments, each department have TWO demo rooms and one each in Clinical departments. We have one demonstration room for every department in each of the wards of the hospital. All are well equipped with LCD, OHP, Slide Projector, White Board and Television.

COMMON ROOMS: There are two separate common rooms are provided for both Boys & Girls with attached toilet, Drinking water and Indore games facilities.

LABORATORIES: There are 07 Laboratories with the area of 225 sq.mts. and 02 small laboratories with the area of 115 sq.mts each are available including Preparation Room. They are all provided with stainless steel wash basin and every working table has a drawer and steam proof top.

Laboratories of 225 Sq.Mts. which are used in common:

  1. Laboratory – 1 (Ground Floor)      = Histology and Histopathology
  2. Laboratory – 2 (1st Floor)              = Biochemistry
  3. Laboratory – 3 (1st Floor)              = Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacy
  4. Laboratory – 4 (2nd Floor)              = Forensic Medicine and Toxicology 
  5. Laboratory – 5 (2nd Floor)              = Microbiology and Community Medicine
  6. Laboratory – 6 (2nd Floor)              = Amphibian and Experimental Pharmacology
  7. Laboratory – 7 (2nd Floor)              = Haematology – Physiology and Pathology

Laboratories of 115 Sq.Mts.

It has built up area of 3100 Sq. Mts fully Air conditioned with a sitting arrangement for 430 students for reading. There is a provision of good lighting, ventilation and space for stocking and display of books and journals. We have provided one room for 150 students outside with a provision to bring their own books to read inside the Library. The Oxford Medical College Central Library is well equipped with Medical Books, Periodicals, CDs, DVDs, bound volumes, National and International Journals. The E- Library Facilities also include HELINET. The centrally air Conditioned and Automated library complements the rich learning experience. In library separate information centre with 40 computers having dedicate high speed internet connection is made available.


  • About Library
  • Mission and Objective
  • Future Plans
  • Library Timings
  • Library Committee
  • Library Infrastructure
  • Library Staff
  • Library Collections
  • Library Services and Facilities
  • News Papers
  • Magazines

Mission and Objectives
To promote knowledge generation and application through effective dissemination to keep all Library users aware on the latest developments in the field of course curriculum and research and it’s related areas in and around the world.
With in the framework of the TOMCHRC-Central Library operates with the following objectives.

  • To support the learning process of all the users through provision of knowledge /Information thro’ conventional / non conventional media.
  • To meet knowledge / Information needs of the students, faculty and teaching community to support their developmental / programming activities
  • To respond effectively where ever possible, to the knowledge/ information needs of the research and development.

Future Plans

  • RFID Technology for library
  • Virtual Learning resources/Multimedia centre
  • Library Server up gradation
  • Mirror CD Server
  • Developing Book Bank facility to the students
  • E-Books, Audio Books & E-Journals
  • Video Conferencing facility
  • Statistical software packages like SPSS, Metlab etc
  • Competitive examination book collection
  • Workshop/Seminar/Conference
  • Separate section for Visual Handicap Students

Library Timings:
Monday to Friday:   8 .30 AM to 10.30 PM                              
Saturday to Sunday  : 8.30 A M to 7.30 PM
All Government Holiday is Holiday

Library Committee:

Sl. No. Name Remarks
1 Dr. Yella Reddy Chairman
2 Mr. Jummappa M C Member Secretary
3 Dr. Usha Veerabhadram Member
4 Dr. Ramdev B. N Member
5 Dr. p. Sarswathi Devi Member
6 Dr. Naveen Kumar Member
7 Dr. Jayaprakasha Murthy D S Member
8 Dr. Jai Prakash R Member
9 Dr. Yalla Reddy. C Member
10 Dr. Rajini M Member
11 Dr. Girish F H Member
12 Dr. Pandu Member
13 Dr. Nisarga Member
14 Dr. Ramesh G Member

Library Infrastructure:
Library area:                   3100 sq mts
Internal Seating Capacity (Students):    280
External Seating Capacity (Students):   150
Staff Seating Capacity:                           36
Resident Reading Room:                        18

Library Staff:

Sl. No. Name Qualification Designation
1 Mr. Jummappa M C MLISc, M. Phil, UGC-NET, K-SET, (Ph.D) Chief Librarian
2 Mr.Ramesha. J MLISc, M.Sc, M.Phil (Ph.D) Dy. Librarian
3 Mr.Ramakrishna MLISc, M.Phil  (Ph.D) Document list
4 Mr. Prakash P MLISc, MA, B.Ed. Cataloguer
5 Mr.Puttaraju H E MLISc Assistant Librarian
6 Mr.Rahimuddin. M S MLISc Assistant Librarian
7 Mr. Narayanaswamy D.Lib.Sc. Library Assistant
8 Mr.Mallikarjun N JOC Library Assistant
9 Mrs. R. Sherin Godwin PUC Daftaries
10 Mr.Basavaraj K C PUC Daftaries
11 Mr.Charan Kumar B.A PUC Peons
12 Mr. Chidhananda SSLC Peons

Library Collections:

Sl.No Particulars No. of Copies
1 Total No. of Books in Central Library
Total No. of Books in Departmental Library
Grand Total No. Books in The Institution
2 Total No. of Titles in Central Library
Total No. of Titles in Departmental Library
Grand Total No. Titles in The Institution
3 Total No. of National Journals 42
4 Total No. of International Journals 18
5 Total No. of e-Books 5198
6 Total No. of e-Journals 328
7 Total No. of e-Year Books 28
8 Total No. of CD’s 243
9 Total No. of DVD’s 36

Library Services & Facilities:

Sl. No. Particulars
1 Open Access System
2 Circulation Service
3 Reference Service
4 Digital Library services
5 OPAC Search Service
6 Internet Browsing Service
7 CD’s Browsing Service
8 Reprography
9 Computer and Printing
10 Newspaper Clipping Service
11 Information Display and Notification 
12 Display of New Arrivals
13 Book Exhibition
14 Departmental Libraries
15 Power Back-up

News Papers:

Sl. No. Particulars Type Periodicity
1 Deccan Herald English Daily
2 The Hindu English Daily
3 Times of India English Daily
4 Indian Express English Daily
5 Prajavani Kannada Daily
6 Vijaya Karnataka Kannada Daily
7 Dina Tanthi Tamil Daily
8 E Nadu Telugu Daily
9 Patrika Hindi Daily
10 Malayalam Manorama Malayalam Daily


Sl. No. Particulars Periodicity
1 Out Look Weekly
2 Sports Star Weekly
3 The Week Weekly
4 India Today                                                                                Weekly
5 Womens’ era Fortnightly
6 Competition Success Review Monthly
7 Health Monthly
8 Sudha [kannada] Weekly


SKILL LAB: It has the manikins and products to train the students and Para Medical Staff to teach BLS, QCPR, Fundus examination, Paediatrics and Gynaec simulators.  

COMPUTER LAB: The Central Library has Air Conditioned Computer Room with Medlar and Internet Facility with 40 systems.

MUSEUM : The  Museum  complex  comprising  of   Anatomy, Pathology, Microbiology,  Forensic Medicine, Pharmacology and  Community Medicine Wet and Dry Specimens, Photographs, weapons, models and other exhibits  are arranged system wise  and  subject wise.  This museum is open for all our Medical Students as well as  for the students who are studying  Para Medical  Courses and   Children of the School.

AUDITORIUM: There is an Auditorium cum Examination Hall in the third floor of the College Building.

CENTRAL PHOTOGRAPHIC SECTION: There is a Central Photographic and Audio Visual Sections with accommodation for Studio, Dark Room, Enlarging and Photo Stat work. We have Artists, Medical Illustrator and Modular. There is facility for Micro Photography and Mounting.

ADMINISTRATIVE BLOCK: There is an accommodation for Principal / Dean’s Office (70 Sq. Mts), College Council Room (117 Sq. Mts), Staff Rooms (188 Sq. Mts), Office, Record Room and other facilities.

  • MEDICAL EDUCATION UNIT: There is a centralised Medical Education Unit which provides teaching and learning resource material for the staff members. (Link with MEU)