C.S.I.Jeyaraj Annapackiam College of Nursing and Allied Sciences chooses ROVAN LMS

C.S.I. Jeyaraj Annapackiam College of Nursing and Allied Sciences (JACON), one of the leading nursing colleges in Tamil Nadu has chosen ROVAN LMS to automate its library and to add Digital Library capabilities in the campus.

With ROVAN LMS the processes in the library will be automated; OPAC facility will be given to the students and staff inside the campus.

Apart from books, journals and magazines will also be available for the students to search for the required information through OPAC.

Digital resources of the college will also be cataloged using ROVAN LMS. So students and staff can search for and view digital resources whenever they want.

 

About the College

C.S.I. Jeyaraj Annapackiam College of Nursing and Allied Sciences (JACON) is a Research Centre conducting Ph.D Nursing Programme by the approval of The TN Dr.MGR Medical University .

JACON is a college with a history of hundred years.

The School of Nursing was started in 1913 with lower grade Nursing and Midwifery Courses in Tamil in the Christian Mission Hospital at Madurai for women and children.

In 1934 Higher grade Nursing for men started.

Higher grade General Nursing and Midwifery Course was begun in 1951.

Many men and women of nursing background have toiled to nurture this institution to its present status and memorable among them are sisters- Fint, Betty Taylor, Wilson, Raynert, Attwood, Margery Thomas, E.B. Lang, D.S. Hoath, S. Perera, Mr.T.J. Thasiah and Mrs. Kamala Roberts.

Our Bishop Rt.Rev.Dr.A. Christopher Asir, has taken special efforts in upgrading the School of Nursing into College of Nursing at the time when he was Diocesan Secretary & Bishop special commissionary or Medical Work.

The school was upgraded as a college in 1993 with a new name C.S.I Jeyaraj Annapackiam College of Nursing and Allied Sciences with a generous financial assistance from the Jeyaraj Chelladurai Trust, Madurai.

In 2000 College of Nursing was shifted to new building in Pasumalai, the present location.

In 2008, by the effort of our Bishop Rt.Rev.Dr.A. Christopher Asir, the College of Nursing has uplifted as a Research Centre conducting Ph.D Nursing Programme by the approval of The TN Dr.MGR Medical University .