The Central Library of Vidya organized an awareness programme on J-Gate for the benefit of faculty members of the College on 20 June 2019. J-Gate is an e-journal database comprising of journals of all major publishers.The main session of the programme was handled by Mr B S Ravishankar, Tranining Consultant of Informatics. He explained the benefits of J-Gate when compared with other e-products and its economic viability. As many as 13 faculty members and 5 library staff attended the programme.
Launched in 2001 by Informatics India Limited, J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global e-journal literature. J-Gate provides seamless access to millions of journal articles. The J-Gate platform is fronted by a simple, intuitive, and easy-to-use interface, and also gives users complete control over search filters. By allowing users to access content from a wide variety of publishers on a single platform, J-Gate exponentially increases journal usage. (From the website of J-Gate)