Reprints and vertical file on postharvest technology of fruits, vegetables, root crops and ornamentals are acquired from different journals, technical papers, research reports annual reviews, bulletins, books and other publications. Reprints and vertical file are for room use only.
These are indexed according to author, title arranged by subject category on postharvest and are filed with index number in the card catalogue. Subject coverage under each broad topic of fruits and vegetables includes pre-harvest affecting quality after harvest, harvesting, transport packinghouse operations, storage, ripening, postharvest pest diseases and physiological disorders of fruits and vegetables.
Whenever students/staff borrow, library materials they should give the index number to the librarian in order to be able to retrieve the material. Students who wish to photocopy these materials may do so provided they have to leave their ID’s, fill up the borrower’s card and return the materials within the day.