Patna University has dependably been a plinth in the instructive life structures for Bihar as well as for the entire nation. It is the seventh most established college of the Indian subcontinent. At the season of its beginning, the regional locale of the college was stretched out to Bihar, Odisha, and the Kingdom of Nepal. Patna University gave various pioneers, authors and other eminent graduated class which enormously contributed to the improvement of India. The college holds an extraordinary verifiable hugeness with regards to scholastics in India.
Presently, the chronicled Central Library of Patna University is before long going to be changed over into an e-library. All the vital steps are now taken by the experts of the college. Tenders have just coasted for the digitization of books that are in the ownership of the library. Focal Library has a gathering of 4,00,000 volumes which incorporates reading material, and reference books, just as 87 periodicals and 50,000 diaries. It likewise has in excess of 5000 significant old uncommon compositions which are for the most part utilized by research researchers.
After the digitization, books, examine diaries and Ph.D. postulations kept in the library will be accessible on the web. This will help the exploration researchers in checking the literary theft of the diaries as the delicate and printed copies of research diaries will be accessible in the Central Library. Patna University has likewise presented the written falsification check for the exploration propositions from this month and this will keep on giving advantages to understudies in online mode moreover.
In 2017, the Patna University has finished its 100 radiant years. There are just six different colleges in India, which go before the production of PU and they are — Bombay University, Calcutta University, Madras University (set up as Presidency colleges in 1857), Allahabad University (set up in 1887), Banaras Hindu University and the Mysore University. The recorded essentialness of Patna University is noticeably unmistakable in the Indian training. Records demonstrate that the riverfront grounds of Patna University is a piece of Magadh kingdom and the specific site where it is found, has likewise seen insubordination in the eighteenth century.
The Wheeler Senate House, which has been the focal point of every single scholarly action for over 90 years, has assumed an essential job informing the instructive and socio-social patterns in the eastern district.
The college stands similarly huge as it was at the season of its initiation. The college still has numerous records to break and foundations to make and with this digitization procedure, the college will include one more section in its magnificent past. We trust that there will be all the more such measures to help Patna University recapture its old stature.