LIBRARY

   

Library can be considered as a store-house of Knowledge. It plays a vital role in promoting the knowledge of the user by providing the relevant resources available. Our Library was come into existence in the year 1975 along with the college establishment. Ours is one of the best libraries in this region having the huge collection of 94001 volumes comprises of Text Books, Reference Books, Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Competitive Exams, Career Guidance Personality Development etc....

TIMINGS

Week Days8 am to 7 pm
Sunday 8am to 1pm
Seating Capacity 175
Number of Staff 5
Number of Books 94001
Manuscripts 5
Rare Books 249
Archives 15
Special Reports 91
Thesis & Dissertations 46
Number of Periodicals 131
Software New Gen Lib3.1.2EE (web based)
Systems for Internet 16 (free for users)
S.No Name of the Staff Qualification Designation & Experience
1 Smt. K. Vanisree M.Com., M.Li.Sc Librarian
21 years
2 Sri.B.V.B.Murali Krishna M.A., M.Li.Sc Asst. Librarian
15 years
3 Sri. N. Arun Suresh Kumar M.Sc., M.Li.Sc Asst. Librarian
20 years
4 Sri. K.Sudarsan Rao Attendar
5 Sri. Y.Sambasiva Rao Attendar
 

SERVICES

  • OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)
    - Remote access with shelving location along with book reservation option
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  • Orientation of the library resource
    - Providing instructions about the library usage
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  • Reading Hall
    - Students can read library or course related material.
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  • E-Resource development
    - subscribe electronic resources for the library users.
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  • Circulation
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  • Reference
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  • Inter library loan (sister concern Institutions)
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  • Reprography
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  • Digitized old Question Papers (created QR code)
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  • Multimedia Space
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  • Recommend a book/Journal
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RESOURCES

Number of Volumes 94001
Number of Titles 48714
Number of Reference Volumes 3850
Number of Backup Volumes956
Number of E-Books 10000+
E-Subscription N-List, DELNET & MAGZTER
CD-ROMS 1935
Number of Book Bank Volumes 865
Number of Journals/Magazines 131
Number of News papers 16
Systems 22

OTHER RESOURCES LINKS

E-RESOURCES

OPEN ACCESS RESOURCES

Name Link
E-PGPATHSALA https://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/
E-PATHSALA https://epathshala.nic.in/
KHAN ACADEMY https://www.khanacademy.org/
CONSORTIUM FOR EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATION https://cec.nic.in/Pages/Home.aspx
e-GYANKOSH https://www.egyankosh.ac.in/
NPTEL https://nptel.ac.in/
SWAYAM PRABHA TV CHANNEL https://www.swayamprabha.gov.in/
VIRTUAL LABS https://vlab.co.in/
Tutorialspoint https://www.tutorialspoint.com/index.htm
NMEICT https://www.sakshat.ac.in/
Institutional Repositories of CSIR labs https://www.csircentral.net
National Scholarships Portal https://scholarships.gov.in/

MOOCs

Name Link
UGCMOOCs https://ugcmoocs.inflibnet.ac.in/
SWAYAM https://swayam.gov.in/
NPTEL https://onlinecourses.nptel.ac.in/
MOOCS https://moocs.anuonline.ac.in/

PROJECTS AND TRAINING PROGRAMMES

Organization URL
Department of Science and Technology (DST) https://dst.gov.in/
Department of Biotechnology (DBT) https://www.dbtindia.nic.in/
Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR) https://icssr.org/
Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) https://iusstf.org/
United States-India Educational Foundation (USIEF) https://www.usief.org.in/
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) https://www.csir.res.in/
Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) https://mhrd.gov.in/
University Grants Commission (UGC) https://ugc.ac.in/

ELECTRONIC THESES AND DISSERTATIONS

Organization URL
INFLIBNET Shodhganga (Full Text of Theses) https://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/
Mahatma Gandhi University Theses https://www.mgutheses.org/
Indian Institute of Science Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) https://etd.ncsi.iisc.ernet.in/
Saurashtra University Electronic Theses and Dissertations https://etheses.saurashtrauniversity.edu/
Cochin University of Science and Technology Digital Repository (Dyuthi) https://dyuthi.cusat.ac.in/xmlui/
North-Eastern Hill University Institutional Repository https://dspace.nehu.ac.in/

NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY OF THESES AND DISSERTATIONS( NDLTD)

Organization URL
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) https://www.ndltd.org/
University of Oregon Libraries https://library.uoregon.edu/
arXiv (Open Access to E-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, and Statistics) https://arxiv.org/corr/home
EThOS - British Library Electronic Theses Online Service https://ethos.bl.uk/Home.do
Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German National Library) https://portal.dnb.de/

DIGITAL LIBRARIES

Library URL
National Digital Library of India (NDLI) https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/
National Academic Depository (NAD) - UGC https://www.nad.gov.in/
National Science Digital Library of India (NSDL) https://nsdl.oercommons.org/
British Library https://www.bl.uk/
UNESCO Library https://www.unesco.org/library/
Virtual Library https://www.vlib.org/
World Digital Library (WDL) https://www.wdl.org/en/

E-JOURNALS

Journal Source URL
UGC Approved Journals https://ugc.ac.in/journallist/
CSIR Journals https://nopr.niscair.res.in/
Indian Academy of Sciences Journals https://www.ias.ac.in/
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) https://doaj.org/

INDIAN NATIONAL SCIENCE ACADEMY JOURNALS

Resource URL
Indian National Science Academy (INSA) https://insaindia.res.in/
National Academy of Sciences, India (NASI) https://nasi.org.in/
Open Access Library (OALib) https://www.oalib.com/
PhysNet Journals https://de.physnet.net/PhysNet/journals.html
Cambridge Core https://www.cambridge.org/core/redirect-support
Free Medical Journals https://www.freemedicaljournals.com/
ABC-Chemistry https://abc-chemistry.org/ or https://www.abc.chemistry.bsu.by/current/fulltext.htm
Science and Education Publishing https://www.sciepub.com/portal/Home
Social Science Research Network (SSRN) https://www.ssrn.com/en/
SPIE Digital Library https://www.spiedigitallibrary.org/journals?SSO=1
SpringerOpen https://www.springeropen.com/
Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB) https://www.doabooks.org/

PUBLIC LIBRARY OF INDIA

Resource URL
Internet Archive - Digital Library of India https://archive.org/details/digitallibraryindia
Ebook Friendly https://ebookfriendly.com/
Kathanilayam (Telugu) https://kathanilayam.com/
RareEbooks https://rareebooks.com/

COMPUTER SCIENCE

Category URL
Engineering and Technology https://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=9
History https://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=110
Tourism and Travel https://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=174
Humanities https://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=282
Mathematics https://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=3
Pure Science https://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=1
UNESCO Open Access Publications https://en.unesco.org/open-access/

DICTIONARIES

Type URL
Online Access to Oxford English Dictionary https://www.oed.com/

USEFUL WEBSITE LINKS

Category URL
Online Exams http://www.brainbashers.com
Online Universities http://www.testsworld.com
Abroad Research Institutions http://www.academicearth.org
College Board http://www.collegeboard.com
Peterson's Guide http://www.petersonsguide.com
US News http://www.usnews.com
Improve your English - BBC Learning English http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/
English Club http://www.englishclub.com
Easy English http://www.easyenglish.com
Purdue OWL ESL Resources https://owl.english.purdue.edu/handouts/esl/eslstudent.html
Improve your keyboard skills - TestedOK http://www.testedok.com
Career Guidance - Career Varsity http://www.careervarsity.com
Improving Reading Speed - Reading A-Z http://www.readinga-z.com
MOOCS https://moocs.anuonline.ac.in/

BEST PRACTICES

  • Book Review
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  • Book Donations
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  • Instituting Annual Best User award for students (Boy & Girl)
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  • Displaying newspaper clippings on the notice board periodically
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  • Filing annual activities of the College
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  • Career/Employment Information/ Services
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  • Displaying new arrivals
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  • Organizing competitions annually
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  • Suggestion box and timely response
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  • Conducting book exhibitions on different occasions
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  • Organizing book talks
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  • Community Library(allowing interested users from general public for reference)
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GALLERY

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