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         The artistically designed octagonal shaped library with more than 69,142 volumes, plenty of audio- visual materials & about 3061 National & International journals, is indeed a rich repository of knowledge facilitating prospects for future research. The Library building is completely air-conditioned with a seating capacity of about 600 students. A separate enclave is provided for research students. A reading room facility is provided where members can read their own reading material.

The Library Resource Center offers the following services:

  • Reading Facilities
  • Reference
  • Photocopying
  • Circulation
  • Video Viewing
  • Computerized Information Search
  • Library Orientation Programme
  • Newspaper Clipping
  • Current Awareness Services
  • Selective Dissemination Services
  • New Arrival List
  • Inter-Library Loan

  •          The Library is being managed with a fully integrated multi user Library Management Software. Using this software, cataloguing as well as circulation services have been fully automated.

    Digital Library   

             A digital library is also maintained. It is an online archive of useful software, books and tutorials. Students can download any permitted software from this resource. There are many textbooks and reference books available in the digital format as well. Many lectures have also been recorded and are available online for students' use. Most courses maintain an intranet site containing lecture slides and other course material.

             The library has an excellent digital library system in place with access to 3 world-class electronic databases, which include more than 2922 e-journals like ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers) online journals, ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) journals, Springerlink, Nature, EBSCO, J-Gate and IEL (IEEE/IEE Electronic Library) journals with multi user accessibility.

             The library is an institutional member of DELNET(Developing Library Network), INFLIBNET (Information and Library Network.

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