About the Library
The Central Library was started along with the institution in the year 1984. It is a two storied building built on a land area of 69,822 square feet and fully air-conditioned with the seating capacity of 1000. The Central Library strives to its readers in the interest of creativity and innovation, the predecessors of Research and Development. It has a well-equipped library stacking 95737 volumes of choice books in various engineering, management, advanced sciences and general. The library subscribes to 412 periodicals in print at national and international level. Besides, the library has 3383 bound volumes of periodicals, 5708 Project Reports.
We are providing an evolving technology environment with effective tools and services for the discovery and delivery of information to our users and comfortable space for individual study and learning, equipped with appropriate infrastructure.
The library is subscribing online resources such as IEEE (ASPP), ASCE, DLINE, SAGE, India Business Insight Database and Raxter Research Assistant Tool. To enable the users to browse these e-journals, e-learning materials, digital library collections of this campus and other online journals a separate E-Library has been established with 48 computer systems. Recently video and Web courses developed by IIT under NPTEL were procured. A Separate Media Resource Centre is created (MRC) for accessing these resources.
The library services have been automated with the software named “MODERNLIB”. It is a menu driven, interactive, user-friendly package, designed with utmost care to meet the students’ information needs, such as the availability of books, status of the books, user details etc. Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is made available to enable the students and staff to search the availability of books, current status of books and user details.
The services provided by the library includes Lending service, Reference service, Inter Library Loan, Internet Browsing, Current Awareness Service (CAS), and Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI) Service.
The Library working hours are as follows:
Working days : 9.00 a.m. – 9.00 p.m.
Saturday : 9.30 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.
The library is closed on Sundays and other notified holidays.