Library

Library and Information Science

Our Library

The library is the heart of any academic institution and plays an important role in all academic activities of our institution. Keeping in view the aims and objectives of the college (institution), the library has been planned, developed & is constantly improvised by staff under the guidance of the library council.

The library has adopted an open access system so as to facilitate readers to have easy access to the library resources. The library has also established links with other important libraries at regional level, in order to provide inter – library access for the benefit of students and teachers of the college. To assist the students and research scholars to locate literature, as well as information in research, general reference & current awareness, computerized catalogue have been introduced.

Objectives

  • To serve the academic community for the upliftment of the academic activities of the college.
  • To provide modern equipments for effective teaching, learning & research.
  • Providing computerized information, by electronic storage, retrieval and dissemination.
  • To cater the needs of the information to the users.
  • To provide current and complete information regarding the today’s  trends.
  • To prepare the users for competitive examinations.

Infrastructure
The library has carpet area 14400 sq ft. It has been spread over two floors. Ground floor & First floor, having a seating capacity of 150 and 100 persons respectively.

The Ground Floor has
Entrance to the Library

  • Circulation counter.
  • Text books and other references books section.
  • New arrivals section.
  • Information regarding CAS (Current Awareness services) & SDI (Selective Dissemination of information).
  • Reference Section.
  • Subject Journals Section.
  • Section for Volumes of Journals.
  • Section for current Journals /Reports which are being subscribed in the library
  • Browsing center with 10 computers.
  • All the systems in the browsing center are provided by OPAC.
  • 7 Computers for library management software for housekeeping function.

The First Floor Has

  • A spacious reading hall.
  • Newspaper & General List.
  • Magazines section. Repository Section List.
  • Question paper Repository section.
  • Services Offered

Types of resources

  • Textbooks.
  • General books & Competitive Books.
  • Rare books.
  • Back volumes.
  • Journals.
  • Newspapers and general magazine.
  • Databases.
  • Dictionaries.
  • Encyclopedia.
  • News paper Articles.
  • JSS publications.
  • OPAC.
  • INFLIBNET- N-LIST Project.
  • E-books.
  • Ejournals.
  • Open Access Resources.
  • Access to government.
  • Officials website

Services

  • Access to 67545 printed documents.
  • Automation of library resources through NEWGENLIB software.
  • Using bar-coding system for circulation process.
  • Automated house-keeping functions.
  • Access to the E-resources List.
  • Internet facilities to the users.
  • Access to E-Journals List.
  • Access to Audio/Video materials.
  • Providing OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) to users.
  • News paper Clipping Service.
  • Book Bank facility.
  • Inter-Library Loan.
  • Indexing and abstracting resources.
  • Xerox (photocopier facility)

Technologically development

  • Automation of library resources through NEWGENLIB software.
  • Using bar-coding system for circulation process.
  • Automated house-keeping functions.
  • OPAC(Online Public Access Catalogue).
  • Access to E Journals(INFLIBNET-NList project).
  • Access to Government officials.
  • CC Camera’s.

OPAC :- http://192.168.2.24:8080/newgenlibctxt/Opac2_0.jsp

Library Timings:

  • Week days :  8  AM to  8 PM
  • Sunday      : 10 AM to 1 PM

Extra Links:     government websites

Factual details Library Resources

  • No. of Books   :     67545
  • No. of Titles    :    40619

Library Rules

  1. A borrower’s card will be issued to every student at the beginning of the year. It is not transferable. It should be surrendered at the end of the year.
  2. Admission to the library is only on the production of the identity card.
  3. Book will be issued as per the time table framed for this purpose.
  4. Books returned later will be liable for the fine of 1.00 rupee/book/day.
  5. Duplicated identity card and borrower’s card will be issued on payment of Rs. 200/- & Rs. 50/- respectively.
  6. Loan period 15 days.
  7. The student has to maintain discipline and silence in the library.

Department Information

  1. M.C. Siddalingaswamy    Selection Grade Librarian.
  2. S.P. Udayashankar        Selection Grade Librarian.

Department Staff

  1. Two Selection Grade Librarian.
  2. Two Library Assistant.
  3. Four Library Attender.

Phone no. with Extension

  1. 0821-2548236  Ext: 216,217 & 218

Library Supporting Staff

  1. Geethamurthy.
  2. Nagabhushana.
  3. Dinagaran.
  4. Ramesh.
  5. Dharanendrababu.
  6. Anilkumar.

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