An electronic library allows users to read or refer any published items from their residence, office, college via internet. Users don’t need to visit the library physically. Now the academic libraries are shifting from traditional print resources to e-resource and are being maintained as Institutional repository. These resources are theses and dissertations and other innovative academic work done by the faculties and students. These sources of institutional repository are distributed via internet or intranet to its user community.
When using electronic information sources lot of benefits are obtained by the users which are enumerated below: