The Central Library supports the teaching and research activities of the College by providing facilities for general reading through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge resources. It provides value added services according to the requirement of users.
The Library works on all days of the year except a few holidays of national & Social importance.
|1||Weekdays||8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.|
|2||Sundays & Holidays||10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.|
The enrolment of Membership will be extended to all the bonafide students of UG/PG/M.Tech and Faculty, Administrative officers & Supporting Staff of the college. The prescribed Membership forms can be had from the circulation counter.
|S.No.||Name of the Book||Total|
|1||Total Book Stack||44157|
|2||Total Book Titles||8109|
Journals for the year 2018
|S.No.||Name of the Book||Total|
There is a stack room which is stacked with textbooks and back volumes of journals.
The books and back-dated journals are arranged on the shelves subject-wise according to the Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme.
The Library follows Open Access System
Adequate seating arrangements with comfortable tables and chairs are provided in the stacks for the benefit of users.
|Category||No.of Books||Period of Loan|
|UG Students||3||One month|
|M.Tech. / MBA||4||One month|
The working hours for the issue & return of books are:
|1||Weekdays||9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.|
|2||Sundays & Holidays||10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m|
A copy each of the prescribed latest textbooks and other recommended books are kept in the Text Book collection and these are to be referred on the Library premises only.
A separate Reading Hall for Reference and textbooks is provided with a seating capacity of 200 members.
The section contains reference books such as Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Directories, Handbooks, Bibliographies, Data Books, and B.Tech.& M.Tech. dissertations (only in CD/DVD form) etc., These are to be referred within the Library premises, but are not for lending.
The Library receives 10 daily Newspapers in English & Telugu which cover the news from different corners of the country. They are placed in the reading Hall.
ONLINE e-RESOURCES FOR THE YEAR 2018:
|1||DELNET e-JOURNALS||FULL TEXT||831||http://delnet.nic.in
Login: tgsrec Password: srec5624
|2||J-GATE e-JOURNALS||FULL TEXT||4285||http://jgateplus.com|
|3||NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY (NDL)||More than 80 Lakh Digital Resources (at No Cost)||Username: srinivas_a@srecwarangal
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT)
The services and operations in the Central Library are fully computerized. The database of entire library acquisitions was created using ‘SOUL 2.0 Library Management Software’ and it works under windows xp. The house keeping operations and services such as Acquisition entries, Serials control, Circulation of books (use of Barcode system for issue and return of books) have been computerized. OPAC (on line public access catalogue) facility has been created for the users. The faculty members can search the OPAC from their individual office rooms through Campus LAN.
BAR-CODE MEMBER ID CARD:
Each bonafide user will be provided with a Bar-Coded member ID Card for the duration of course. The Member ID Card is not transferable for issue of books.
Online Public Access Catalogue
The users can search the Bibliographic data viz. Author, Title, Subject, Classified No. etc.,through OPAC of terminals installed at Circulation Counter in the Library.
The Library has college campus LAN connectivity through the computer center and is connected to web server . 12 systems providing network facility are installed for browsing e-Resources only. The Library has also the connectivity of DELNET (Developing Library Network, New Delhi) & J-GATE e-Journals.
INSTITUTIONAL REPOSITORY (IR)
IR (Institutional Repository) a digital archive of research out-put created by the faculty, Research Scholars and Dissertations of PG/M.Tech. Programmes and able to access through on-line to the end-user in the institute.
College Central Library is a member of DELNET (Developing Library Network) New Delhi. DELNET connectivity is provided in the Library as well as in the campus through LAN for searching Full Text, Bibliographical databases, abstracts of various technical subjects, etc. of the other institutions.
NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY (NDL)
Our Institution has registered for institutional registration in NDL India to access more than 80 Lakh Digital resources at no cost. And also registered most of the staff and students of our college at http://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in to access the NDL Digital resources.
Lending of Books
OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)
ILL (Inter Library Loan)
Circulation of Library Bulletin (New Additions)
Information Brochure (Circulating to the fresher’s every year to guide about the library)
Conducting user orientation programme for fresher’s
Information display and notification
A feedback from stakeholders through scientifically designed and analyzed questionnaire
once in two years. (90 percent of the users are expressed satisfactory)
Suggestions Box and timely response
Providing facility storage and retrieve of archive information
|1||Sri. R. Sammi Reddy||Librarian||2818333 - 409|
|2||Sri. CH. Mahender||Asst.Librarian||2818333 - 409|
Orientation program,“J-Gate Online Journals”
An orientation program was conducted by Central Library with title “J-Gate Online Journals”, on 19th December 2019. Where the resource person of the program was Mr. B.S.Ravi Shankar, Training Consultant, Informatics (India) Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore India. Faculty from various departments of the college have participated in the event.
The articles and journals will be useful for the worldwide research made by the students, teachers and scientists. J-GATE online website is an opportunity to improve the awareness about research journals.
The college librarian Mr. R.Sammi Reddy was addressing the gathering.
felicitating the chief guest Mr. B.S.Ravi Shankar
Resource Person Mr. B.S.Ravi Shankar, addressing the importance of the program to the gathering.