The Central Library, one of the important central facilities of the Institute, currently has 1,18,000 volumes, including textbooks, reference books, conference proceedings, back volumes, standards, and non-book material such as CD-ROMs, audio tapes, video tapes, slides. The Central Library procured several e-books in different subject areas. The Library also subscribes to about 401 current periodicals.
All operations of the Library are automated with the help of an integrated library software package. The database for the entire collection has been created and available through On-Line Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) to the users via campus network. Now this facility is also available through Institute's Intranet as a Web enabled OPAC.
Central Library being a member of INDEST-AICTE Consortium under the aegis of the MHRD, provides online access to few important science & engineering abstracting database services, such as Scopus, COMPENDEX & INSPEC, MathSciNet, SciFinder Scholar, Web of Science etc and several full-text journals Standards like, ASTM,IEC and Indian Standards. The Central Library Intranet Page provides the IP based online accesses to these resources.
Library Opening Time: Every day from 08:00 AM till 12:00 MIDNIGHT (including holidays)
Circulation Transaction Time: From 09:00 AM to 01:00 PM & 01:30 PM to 05:30 PM (Monday to Friday only)
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Site Last Updated On 30th September 2013