Services include two types of services; technical services and reader services in almost every type of library.
Reader service is a service which involves suggesting fiction and nonfiction titles to a reader through direct or indirect means. This service is a fundamental in a University library to cope up with the needs of the users. The Ahmed Ali Shah library executes the reader’s services including the Open Access System, Circulation Service, Reference Service, Book Bank and Digital Library.
Technical services are very important in any type of the library. These services are helpful in searching and retrieving the book from the library. Technical services include selection and acquisition of material, accessioning of materials, classifying material and entering into a database/ library software and allotting subject headings. The Ahmed Ali Shah library executes the technical services including acquisition of material, accessioning of materials, adhering the DDC 23rd edition, entering a book into a database and allotment of Subject Headings.