Library

The College Central Library is located in the new block with a carpet area of 1430 sq.mt. It contains 57005 volumes of books and 13381 titles. The Library subscribes to 65 national Journals, 6 leading international E-journals and E-books database, 60 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.

Library Automation Software

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, SPRINGER LINK, DELNET, NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY, NPTEL, IETE, IEI 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      : 8.00 A.M. to 7.00 P.M.
Hostel Libraries:    : 7.00 A.M. to 8.00 P.M
                                   4.00 P.M. to 8.00 P.M. on all Holidays

In addition to this every department has its own departmental library. Further, textbooks worth Rs.1500/- is provided to each of the first 81 university Examination toppers of each semester in each departments and Textbooks worth Rs.500 is provided to each of the 189 university examination toppers of each semester in each departments. 2 extra Library cards are furnished to each of the first 10 University Examination toppers of each semester.

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
3107
13025
12
Subscription of E–Journals Packages for AICTE Mandatory
2 EEE
1728
7964
12
3 ECE
2016
9738
18
4 E&I
793
3457
06
5 IT
2350
10408
06
6 S&H
3028
11398
06
 
TOTAL
13022
55991
60 
PG COURSES
1 ME-CSE
359
1014
05
TOTAL
359
1014
05
GRAND TOTAL
13381
57005
65
VALUE OF BOOKS
2 Crores
VALUE OF JOURNAL AND MAGAZINES
229093.00
VALUE OF DIGITAL RESOURCES
849686.00

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