Established in the year 1986, Kendriya Vidyalaya Kanjikode caters to the educational needs of the children of floating population like the employees of central govt. offices, defence personnel, ex-service men and other transferable employees liable for frequent transfers.
KVK library is fully automated with the library software developed in house by the Librarian. The School Library hosted its Intranet in the month of August 2010 making available the facilities like Online Public Access Catalogue, online reservation, book suggestions, online quiz etc. The demand from students to have accces to the online library services from their home motivated us to host the library website on Internet.
KVK library at present have a collection of about 12000 books and subscribes to 42 magazines and four newspapers. To motivate maximum utilisation of library resources, various competitions and activities are organised every year.
This site is designed by the Librarian. The following websites were highly useful while designing and hosting our library website. The links are provided here to express the gratitude to the site owners and to help people like me who would like learn web designing and host their own websites.
PHP The Online Manual
W3Schools.com : providing access to tutorials on php, css, sql, scripting, webhosting and more
Bootsnipp.com an element gallery for web designers and web developers
Getbootstrap.com Bootstrap is an open source toolkit for developing with HTML, CSS, and JS
Apachefriends: For the wondeful XAMPP which is an easy to install Apache distribution containing MySQL, PHP and Perl through which we hosted our Intranet site and tested our library website.
ClipProject Info Cliparts some used on this site and for other educational materials
School Clipart Another useful site with free cliparts for students and teachers