Mission Statement

The Library at University of Home Economics aims to enhance and strengthen the learning and research experiences. We support intellectual growth by developing collection in all form and variety of contents in line with the academic and research needs of the University, facilitating the equitable access and teaching lifelong learning skills to all members.

Vision

The Library at University of Home Economics aspires to provide a rich collection of information resources and services to promote research and learning, and to empower its faculty and students to investigate freely and ethically to create new knowledge.

Library Hours

8:30-4:00                             Monday- Friday

Contact Us

Email: library@uhe.edu.pk

Phone# 04235253416

Download Library Membership Form

Library Staff Directory

University Of Home Economics Library
Sr. No. Name Designation & BPS Qualification
1. Uzma Anwar Deputy Librarian (Head of Library) M.Phil. In Library & Information Science, Punjab University Lahore.
2. Ayesha Majeed Assistant Librarian Masters In Library & Information Science, Punjab University Lahore

Resources

Print Resources

The library houses a rich collection of around 11,000 books related to the major disciplines being offered at the University, the detail of which is as follows:

  • Faculty of Art and Design
  • Faculty of History and Languages
  • Faculty of Management Sciences
  • Faculty of Science and Technology
  • Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences
  • College of Home Economics & Social Sciences

The collection is organized according to the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) and spine labels are pasted to guide the users.

Journals and Periodicals

HEC Digital Library

University of Home Economics provides on-campus access to the HEC digital library resources as per HEC criteria through the following link:

http://www.digitallibrary.edu.pk/uhe.html

Open Access Resources

            Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

https://www.doabooks.org/

            Directory of Open Access Journals

https://doaj.org/

E-Books

            The library provides access to the e-books, chapters and interactive videos incorporated in books through Digital Access Codes or book apps to the UHE students and teachers.

The following accounts are available for the aforementioned access:

https://wwnorton.com/login?redirect=/dashboard/digital-products

https://www.jblearning.com/

The apps to access books and additional materials are as follows:

https://activeapp.pearson.com/

https://read.inkling.com/read/

Service

Information Literacy Services

The library provides information literacy services to the university students to empower them in determining the nature and extent of the information needed, locating, evaluating and ethically using the available information. These services are provided through library orientation, organized Information Literacy Sessions, formal and informal discussion and on-spot assistance.

Current Awareness Service

            The library shares the details of recent acquisitions through email and WhatsApp and displays the lists in specified shelves allocated for new arrivals. The library also shares login and password details for online access to e-books and apps.

Recommend a Book

            UHE students are encouraged to recommend books of their choice to the library and these books are acquired for students after departmental approval.

(Books Recommendation form has been attached)

Circulation

            UHE Library provides the circulation services to its members according to policy. The members are required to fill in the attached membership form once they join UHE.

(Membership form has been attached)

Electronic Document Delivery Service:

            UHE library has access to HEC digital library and other open access resources. If access to a full text article or book pdf is not available at UHE library, we arrange it from other libraries. The request can be emailed at:  library@uhe.edu.pk

Research Assistance Service:

The library guides the researchers to search through various available databases to access the required information, to analyze data and in reference management.

Student counselor is available for the students well being in the campus. She is dedicated to cooperate with the students for their social, emotional and academic growth & stability.She has been organizing different activities for the students, which are totally free to join for students well being, including: Regular Growth course sessions, Anti-bullying campaign, counseling camp & workshops on Anger Management, Stress Management, Anxiety Management & much more. Students are welcome to join the free Wellness Society, which continues to play different positive activities like: Mime, Drama, walk, & much more. So students can easily avail services of Student Counselor inside University.

Fatima Jinnah Auditorium The Fatima Jinnah Auditorium at the University of Home Economics in Lahore, Pakistan, is a prestigious venue named after the iconic Fatima Jinnah. Under the guidance of Vice Chancellor Dr. Faleeha Zahra Kazmi, it’s a hub for intellectual exchange. With spacious seating, professional lighting and sound systems, and a blend of modern and traditional architecture, it hosts cultural festivals, academic ceremonies, and guest lectures. It’s a perfect choice for impactful events that require elegance and a conducive environment.

In the prayer room at the University of Home Economics, there are prayer mats and chairs for students to pray and relax. its been cleaned and reorganized by the worthy vice chancellor to facilitate students. Sometimes, when not used for prayers, it’s like a common room where girls can take a break and rest. They can chat, study, or just unwind in a calm environment. There are also books with helpful advice to read, adding to the soothing atmosphere.

Computer labs Step into two advanced computer labs at the University of Home Economics, each featuring over 40+ of the latest computer setups. Designed to meet the demands of modern technology, these labs offer high-performance hardware and software. Whether you’re coding, designing, or analyzing data, our cutting-edge computers provide the tools you need to excel.

Daycare centre of UHE was established on October 10, 2017 for the children of UHE employees. It provides peace of mind to especially female employees regarding their children, who otherwise struggle to take care their children while on jobs. Day Care Centre provides a safe and nurturing environment to meet the individual needs of each child. This also increases the work efficiency and effectiveness of UHE employees.

Transport Information Centre provides general information related University Bus routes and timing. Processing of various forms for transport services by Students and Employees.Provision of information regarding bus fee.

Discover a one-stop destination for all your academic needs at the University of Home Economics’ stationary shop. Under the leadership of Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Faleeha Zahra Kazmi, find top-tier stationary essentials alongside photocopy and print services. Experience excellence and convenience as you elevate your academic journey with us!

Discover a one-stop destination for all your academic needs at the University of Home Economics’ stationary shop. Under the leadership of Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Faleeha Zahra Kazmi, find top-tier stationary essentials alongside photocopy and print services. Experience excellence and convenience as you elevate your academic journey with us!

Embark on a melodious journey with the University of Home Economics Music Society, founded by Samina Hassan! Our society welcomes students of all levels, offering a diverse range of instruments and techniques to explore. Under the guidance of passionate instructors, we foster an environment where creativity flourishes across various musical genres. But we’re more than just a music society; we’re a community. Through ensemble rehearsals and performances, friendships are forged, and collaboration thrives. Whether you’re pursuing music for personal enjoyment or considering it as a career, join us at the University of Home Economics Music Society, where passion meets purpose. Led by dedicated members committed to efficiency, humility, and unwavering enthusiasm, our vibrant society strives to create a supportive space for music and all things positive.

One of the Residence house has been turned into a gallery for students display. Students of Interior Design degree program exclusively held their first display on exploration of various materials and textures under sustainability. The gallery is a huge step towards empowering departments in terms of set ups for exhibitions.