The library is established in 2013 and upgraded as per the software VIDYA in 2017. It covers an impressive span of 650 square meters and is automated using Integrated Library Management System (ILMS) with many e-resources, journals, and books. The seating capacity of the library is 150. The library’s basic format is very holistic, considering the interests of various departments and has a dedicated Library Committee with representatives from various departments to cater to specialized departmental needs. Based on Academic tenure, the representative’s liaison between the demand and supply of the books as per departmental needs, existing subscriptions, and additional inputs. Open access system helps the students apprise themselves with the latest knowledge bank in various subscriptions, journals, and e-journals. The aspirations of the students are catered to by filling the gap with additional subscriptions from time to time. Housed in the A Block, the library houses 12 multimedia PCs and has 150 reading room seating capacity. Wired with VIDYA software, it has been equipped with all its subsystems like LAN connectivity and Wi-Fi and functions from 9 am to 5 pm. The library has a wide collection of Books, Journals, Audio-video materials, a photocopying & scanning facility, newspapers, journals, magazines, previous years’ question papers, etc. The Central Library has many books covering various branches of Engineering and Technology, Architecture, Accounts, Management, and Humanities and its related fields. The library offers computerized Catalogue Search Services (OPAC) for the user community. DelNet is used for accessing e-journals. Printing, photocopy, and scanning facility are available in the library. Table B.10.4.1a shows the library timing and the facilities available in the library are shown in Table B.10.4.1b.
|Monday to Friday:||09:00 AM to 05:00 PM|
|Issue and Return Timings||9:30 AM to 4:30 PM|
Facilities Available in the Library
|Books||No. of titles: 3936
No. of volumes: 22885
|Print journals and magazines||70|
|E-Journals database||DELNET, J-GATE,SAGE Open Subject Collections, Taylor & Francis Online, Wiley Open Access Journal, Directory of Open Access Journals|