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.

WORKING HOURS:

The Library works on all days of the year except a few holidays of national & Social importance.

S.No. Days Timings
1 Weekdays 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
2 Sundays & Holidays 10.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

MEMBERSHIP:

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.

COLLECTION:

S.No. Name of the Book Total
1 Total Book Stack 42709
2 Total Book Titles 8694

Journals for the year 2018

S.No. Name of the Book Total
1 National Journals 72
2 International Journals 29
3 Total 101
4 Magazines 12

Book Stack

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.

Periodical Section

The Library receives about 113 journals, out of which 81 are Indian, 32 are received International. All the current periodicals are displayed on the periodical racks in the reading hall with a seating capacity of 100

Periodical Section

Category No.of Books Period of Loan
UG Students 3 One month
M.Tech. / MBA 4 One month

Circulation Section

The working hours for the issue & return of books are:

S.No. Days Timings
1 Weekdays 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
2 Sundays & Holidays 10.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m

REFERENCE SECTION:

Text Books

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.

Reference Books

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.

NEWSPAPERS:

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:

S.no e-Resources Access No.of e-Journals URL
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
TOTAL 5116

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT)

AUTOMATION:

The services and operations in the Central Library are fully computerized. The database of entire library acquisitions was created using EZ-Library 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.

DIGITAL 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.

DELNET

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.

Lending of Books

Reference Service

OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)

Book Reservation

Bibliography Compilation

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

S.No. Sub Total
1 Librarian 1
2 Asst. Librarian 1
3 Library Asst 3
4 Rec. Asst. 1
5 Book Binder 1
6 Attenders 2
Total 9

Access Control

Vision Networking

Providing facility storage and retrieve of archive information

S.No. Name Designation Mobile Number
1 Sri. R. Sammi Reddy Librarian 2818333 - 409
2 Sri. CH. Mahender Asst.Librarian 2818333 - 409

Mail

librarian@srecwarangal.ac.in