Library

The college central library is located in the new block with a carpet area of 1430 sq.mt. It contains 55717 volumes of books and 13120 titles. The Library subscribes to 124 national Journals, 6 leading international E-journals and E-books database, 70 Magazines, 10 News Papers, 1463 back volumes of journals and 5485 CD ROMs. Books are classified and arranged according to the Universal Decimal classification scheme. The value of books, periodicals and other materials in the library is around Rs.2.5 Crore.

Automation

The Library Services are automated through the use of standard library software package called “AutoLib 5.2 version”. The circulation services are fully computerized and all the documents are bar-coded.

E-Resources

The Library is subscribing IEEE, SCIENCE DIRECT, SPRINGER LINK,J-GATE, MCGRAW HILL,ASTM DIGITAL LIBRARY, DELNET,NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY,NPTEL,IETE,IEI,ISO-JTC1 through AICTE mandatory Consortium. One can access national journal, international journals, proceedings, conference paper& e-books, University Question bank through online from anywhere in our campus.

OPAC

Online Public Access Catalogue has been provided for the user. The user can browse and retrieve any permitted online information. Web OPAC (on-line Public Access Catalogue) Module facilitates search on the intranet Environment.

Institutional Membership:

The college library is an institutional member in the following external libraries.

Anna University, Chennai.
British Council Library, Chennai.
Computer Society of India, Chennai.
DELNET, New Delhi
National Digital Library
The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers
The Institution of Engineers(India)

Network of Libraries:

The college has a network of libraries in the campus. It has:

Central Library
Postgraduate Library
Departmental Libraries
Hostel Libraries

Reference Section:

There are 4 reference sections available in the library with a capacity of 150 students.

Reference Section:

Total Number of computers in the Library              : 15
Intel Server                                                                    : 01
                        OPAC Terminals                                  : 09
                        Workstations                                       : 05
                        Reprography (in built Printer)           : 01
                        Bar-code Scanner                               : 04
                        Bar-code Printer                                 : 01

Library Services:

Circulation Service
Reference Service
Digital Resources Access
Inter Library Loan
OPAC(online Public Access Catalogue)
Books Reservation Services
SDI(Selective dissemination Services)
Internet Service
Reprography Service
CD Based Knowledge Service

Working Hours:

Central Library and Department Libraries: 8.00 A.M. to 7.00 P.M.
Hostel Libraries:                                            : 7.00 A.M. to 8.00 P.M
                                                                            4.00 A.M. to 8.00 P.M. on all Holidays

In addition to this every department has its own departmental library. Further, 3 textbooks worth Rs.1000/- is provided to each of the first 3 university Examination toppers of each year and and 2 extra Library cards are furnished to each of the first 5 University Examination toppers of each year.

Two hostel students can borrow one set of textbooks every semester from the hostel library. The choice is given to students on books selection at the beginning of every semester.

DETAILS OF LIBRARY STOCK UG & PG COURSES
UG COURSES
S No
Branch
No of Titles
No of Volumes
No of Journals
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL
1 CSE
3068
12825
27
Subscription of E–Journals Packages for AICTE Mandatory
2 EEE
1710
7825
20
3 ECE
1978
9563
27
4 E&I
746
3205
15
5 IT
2241
9850
15
6 S&H
2302
10168
10
 
TOTAL
12796
54819
114 
PG COURSES
1 ME-CSE
324
898
10
TOTAL
324
898
10
GRAND TOTAL
13120
55717
124
VALUE OF BOOKS
2 Crores
VALUE OF JOURNAL AND MAGAZINES
3.80 Lakhs
VALUE OF DIGITAL RESOURCES
15.30 Lakhs

Library Team

Sl.No
Name of the Staff
Qualification
Designation
1
Dr. M. Saravanan
B.A., M.L.I.S., M.Phil.,PhD
Librarian (Sr.Grade)
2
D.Selvakumar
B.sc., M.L.I.S., M. Phil., P.G.D.C.A
Asst.Librarian
3
N.Poornathiri
I.T.I., B.B.A, M.L.I.S
Asst.Librarian
4
M.Manikandan
B.sc., B.L.I.S.
Library Assistant
5
R.Jagannatham
B.A.,
Library Assistant