Learning Centre

Welcome to the Learning Centre


A library is the heart of an academic institution. Our institution encourages all students and staff members to make the best use of the library that has been carefully built up since the inception of the college as a cardinal support services of the Institute. The prime objective of our library is to provide the right information to the right readers at the right time in the right manner by bibliographic sources and full text sources in the form of print as well as digital in the disciplines of Science, Engineering, Technology, Humanities, Management, general and etc., are kept in separated places such as Stack Section, Reference Section, and Periodical Section to support the scholarly and informational needs of the Institute Community . The library is housed in a spacious area of 840 Sq.m., fully computerized with more than 28712 books and 1836 reference volumes stacked for the benefit of staff and students. The library subscribes around 90 specialized Printed journals. We are also a member of British Council Library, CSIR-Madras Complex, DELNET, TNDNPL.

Constant addition of new titles and volumes in all the fields is the regular feature of our library. Every effort has been made to obtain all titles recommended by the faculty. Newspapers, weekly and fortnightly magazines of repute are subscribed to enable the students to keep abreast of day-to-day trends. We are having Bar-coding and Internet connectivity. One Xerox machine has been provided for taking copies from library itself.

Library Resources- Stack Collection Details:

Volumes 28712
Title 4679
National Journals 62
Magazines 17
E-Books 16512
Daily Newspapers 04
Back Volumes 260
CD-ROM 156
Project Reports 250

Library Working Hours

Monday to Saturday - 8.00 A.M. to 7.00 P.M

All Sunday - 10.00 A.M. to 4.00 P.M

Panel of Project Guide List - Bio Data

S.No
NAME OF THE DEPARTMENT
No. of
Titles
No. of
Volumes
1 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING 564 4465
2 ELECTONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING 860 3680
3 ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINNERING 680 3757
4 COMPOUTER SCIENCE ENGINEERING / IT 1250 6932
5 CIVIL ENGINEERING 318 1293
6 SCIENCE & HUMANITIES 556 5793
7 MANAGEMENT 451 956
8 REFERENCE ----- 1836
TOTAL 4679 28712

List of Printed Journals

S.NO NAME OF THE DEPARTMENT No of Printed Journals
1 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING 12
2 ELECTONICS AND COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING 12
3 ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINNERING 12
4 COMPOUTER SCIENCE ENGINEERING / IT 12
5 CIVIL ENGINEERING 12
6 MECHANICAL ENGINEERING 12
TOTAL 72

Open access E-Journals

S.NO Name of Provider Access URL
1 Directory of Open Access Journals http://doaj.org/
2 BioMed Central http://www.biomedcentral.com/journals
3 Scientific Research Publishing http://www.scrip.org/
4 Trans stellar journal publication and Research Consultancy http://www.tiprc.org/
5 Science Publications http://thecsipub.com
6 Research India Publication http://www.ripublication.com/
7 International Assocation of Engineering and Management http://www.iaeme.com/
8 Seventh Sense Research Group http://www.internationaljournalssrg.org/
9 IBIMA Publishing http://www.ibimpublishing.com
10 Hindawi Publishers http://www.hindawi.com/
11 CSC Open-Access Library http://www.cscjournals.org/
12 OMICS International http://www.omicsonline.org
13 Indian Academy of Science http://www.ias.ac.in

E- Library

S.NO Name of Provider Access URL
1 Delnet https://delnet.in/
2 National Digital library https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/
3 World digital Library https://www.wdl.org/
4 Shodhganga https://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/
5 Shodhsindu https://ess.inflibnet.ac.in/

E-books

S.NO Name of e-Books database E-Books database URL
1 Directory of open Access Books http://www.doabooks.org/
2 E-Books Directory http://www.e-booksdirectory.com/
3 AMS Books http://www.ams.org/
4 Intech http://www.intechopen.com/
5 Audio Books for free http://www.audiobooksforfree.com/
6 New Free Books http://www.newfreebooks.com/
7 ACS e-Books http://pubs.acs.org/
8 Online book page http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/
9 UC press E-Books Collection http://publishing.edlib.org/ucpreebooks/
10 GPO Access http://www.gpo.gov/
11 Internet Archive http://archive.org/
12 Project Gutenberg http://www.gunternberg.org/
13 Bookboon http://bookboon.com/
14 Free books Hub http://www.freebookshub.com/
15 World Book http://www.worldbook.com/
16 Books-On-Line.com http://www.books-on-line.com/
17 Computer Books http://freecomputerbooks.com/
18 Page by page Books Online http://www.pagebypagebooks.com/
19 Read Print http://www.readprint.com/
20 World e-books library http://www.worldlibrary.in/
21 Biodiversity Heritage Library http://www.biodiversity.org/
22 Free book centre http://www.freebookcentre.net/
23 Comic books http://www.comicextra.com/
24 AR book find http://www.arbokfind.com/
25 Black book online http://www.blackbookonline.info/
26 Fiction db http://www.fictiondb.com/
27 Free Tech Books http://www.freetechbooks.com/
28 Open Access e-Books http://www.intechopen.com/books
29 E-Books http://www.ebooks.com/en-in
30 Get Free Books http://www.getfreebooks.com/

Free Online Course Materials

Services

Transaction of Books (Issue & Return) Internet & Intranet Reservation of Books
Reference Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) Reminder for overdue books
Reprographic (Xerox) Group Discussion Room Inter Library Loan
Periodical utilization

Institution Membership

British Council Library (BCL): cards borrow 03 books and 02 magazines against each card :https://www.britishcouncil.in/
Developing library Network (DELNET): (International Library Network) – avail any book, Xerox or soft copy of any journal article through ILL (Inter Library Loan) https://delnet.in/
Council of Scientific & Industrial Research Institutions (CSIR – Madras complex ) https://www.csircmc.res.in/

Rules & Regulations

All the Staff and Students are the members of our College Library.
All the students are eligible to borrow 06 Books.
All staff are eligible to borrow 10 Books.
Reference books and periodicals will not be issued.
Library ID is not transferable.
Member should notify the Librarian any loss of cards and change of address immediately.
The User may reserve a book in circulation. He will be notified as soon as the reserved books are returned. The book will be retained at the circulation Desk for a one-day from the date of return.
Books will be issued for a short duration of 30 days only.
First Seven days Rs.1.00 per day per book
8 to 14 days Rs.2.00 per day per book
15 days onwards Rs.5.00 per day per book
Silence should be observed in the Library.
The user should leave his/her personal belongs (Like bags, brief case, notebooks and files) at the entrance of the Library.
Loss of books should be reported immediately to the Librarian. If the borrower is unable to replace the lost book, the cost (double amount) will be recovered from the borrower.
All the books must be returned to the Library in time for the physical stock verification of library books.
Students are advised to check whether the book contains all the pages intact and then borrow. At the time of returning, If we find any damage or defect the borrower will be held responsible.

Membership Borrowing Eligibility

Membership Category Borrowing Entitlements Loan Period
Professor 06 Books 30 Days
Reference 06 Books 30 Days
Reprographic (Xerox) 06 Books 30 Days
Supporting and Administrative Staff 04 Books 30 Days

LIBRARY COMMITTEE

1 Dr.K.S.Srinivasan Principal Chairman
2 Dr.E.Dhiravidachelvi Head - Academics Member
3 Dr.B.Janarthanan Head – Research Member
4 Dr. I. Manju Head - Training Member
5 Mr.Balaji IV Yr Student Rep Member
6 Mr.Manoj Kumar III Yr Student Rep Member
7 Ms.Kamali II Yr Student Rep Member
8 Mr.N.Arunkumar Librarian Member Secretary
9 Mrs.Jayanthi Prof. Library.I/C Secretary