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ABOUT CENTRAL LIBRARY

The Central library spreads over 454 square meter. It is air-conditioned, well-protected with fire extinguishers and CCTV. Huge collections of Books, Journals are available in Engineering and Technology, Science and Humanities. It has more than 22248 Volumes of books and having membership with DELNET Housekeeping operations automated with Autolib Software. Apart from central library each departments have separate library with good collection of books.

Mission OF CENTRAL LIBRARY
  • Selecting, acquiring, organizing, maintaining and making accessible a collection of printed and non-printed, primary and secondary materials that will support the educational, research and public service programmers of both students and the faculty.
  • Providing library users with point-of-use instruction, personal assistance in conducting literature research and other reference services.
  • Providing an environment conducive to the optimum use of library materials and an appropriate schedule of hours of service and professional assistance.
  • Enhancing the library’s resources and services through cooperative relationship with other libraries and agencies.
THE ACQUISITION SECTION

Collect requests for books from the faculty and interacts to place orders with the selected suppliers, accessioned the procured books and transfers them to the Technical Processing Section for classification, cataloging, indexing and database entry.

TECHNICAL PROCESSING SECTION

Technical Processing Section plays a key role to function the library. It makes a bridge between the acquisitions of documents to the Circulation.

  • Classification of books following DDC latest edition
  • Cataloging of books following AACR-II
  • Preparing / Updating Database using AUTOLIB software
  • Updates database for the classified books also for Binding, Lost Books etc, Stamping and labeling bar-code, spine-label.
  • Generates list of new arrival of books which includes bibliographic details including Abstract.
  • Displays the hard copy of new arrivals on the board (weekly). Simultaneously those books are kept in 'New Arrival' Display.
CIRCULATION SECTION

Circulation Section performs issue, renewal, return of books using AUTOLIB software. Book reservation, various e-mail alert generation, etc. and Circulation related queries by the users are being performed by this section.

PERIODICAL SECTION

Periodical section contains publications which have single title and deposit number issued at regularly or irregularly such as newspapers, Magazines, pamphlets and reports. The section is working on all its acquisition available to readers.

DIGITAL SECTION

The Digital Library Section maintains a large Number of Digital collections like CD/DVD ROMS and online study materials.

REFERENCE SECTION

The library has a good reference collection consisting of various encyclopedias, dictionaries, year books, almanacs, atlases, biographies, etc. of the national and international coverage and other reference books. Sufficient reading tables and chairs are provided to the members.

BOOKS

The Library has abundant collection of books 22248 Volumes comprising of 4406 titles and 1340 CD's on various branches of Engineering and Science & Humanities. Besides subject collection of books, the Library also has specialized collections for English communication skills.

PERIODICALS - MAGAZINES 12
  • Electronics For You
  • Civil Engineering Construction and Review
  • Down To Earth
  • Competition Success Review
  • Employement News
  • English Today
  • Career 360
  • GK Today
NEWSPAPERS
  • The Hindu
  • The New Indian Express
  • The Times of India
  • Business Line
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS
  • Previous Year Question papers
  • 249 Project Reports
  • 301 Back Volumes
E-RESOURCES
  • E-Books
  • E-Journals
  • Down To Earth
  • E-Theses
  • E-Patents
  • Open Access Institutional Repositories
E-DATABASES
  • DELNET (Developing Library Network – Delhi): http://164.100.247.30/
  • NDL (National Digital Library): https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/
  • NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning): http://nptel.ac.in/
  • SwayamPrabha
  • J-Gate
OPEN ACCESS E-BOOKS
S.No Name of e-Books database e-Books database URL
1 Directory of Open Access Books http://www.doabooks.org/
2 Open Access e-Books http://www.digitallibrary.edu.pk/OAEBooks.html
3 AMS Books http://www.ams.org/publicoutreach/math-history/math-history
4 Intech https://www.intechopen.com/books
5 Audio Books for Free http://www.audiobooksforfree.com/screen_main.asp
6 New Free Books http://newfreebooks.com/
7 ACS e-Books http://pubs.acs.org/search/advanced
8 Online book Page http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/index.html
9 UC PRESS E-BOOKS COLLECTION (1982-2004) http://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks/
10 BARTLEBY.COM http://www.bartleby.com/
11 GPO ACCESS http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/
12 INTERNET ARCHIVE: TEXTS http://archive.org/details/texts
13 PROJECT GUTENBERG [ABOUT] http://www.gutenberg.org/wiki/Gutenberg:About
14 FREE E-BBOOBOON
15 For e-books http://library.iimcal.ac.in/html/ebook.php
16 Free books Hub http://www.freebookshub.com/
17 American Libraries(More than 3 lakhs e-books) http://archive.org/details/americana
18 World Book http://www.worldbook.com/
19 Books-On-Line.com http://www.books-on-line.com/bol/default.cfm
20 Computer Books http://freecomputerbooks.com/
21 Page by Page Books Online http://www.pagebypagebooks.com/
22 OAPEN http://www.oapen.org/home
23 Read Print http://www.readprint.com/
24 World e-book Library http://www.netlibrary.net/default.aspx
25 Biodiversity Heritage Library> 46,000) http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/
26 Free book centre http://www.freebookcentre.net
27 Comic books http://www.comicbookdb.com/
28 AR book find http://www.arbookfind.com
29 Safari books online http://proquest.safaribooksonline.com/
30 Taylor & Francis Online http://www.tandfonline.com/
31 Read Print http://www.readprint.com/
32 Black book online http://www.blackbookonline.info/
33 Fiction_db http://www.fictiondb.com/
34 E books www.pdfdrive.net
35 INTECH Open Science https://www.intechopen.com
36 E-Books Directory http://www.e-booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=73
37 FreeTechBooks http://www.freetechbooks.com/
38 Getfreeebooks https://Www.Getfreeebooks.Com/400-Free-Business-Sales-Career-Economics-And-Financial-Ebooks/#Humanresources
OPEN ACCESS E-JOURNALS
S.No Publisher URL Subject Areas Subject Areas
1 BioMed Central https://www.biomedcentral.com/journals Computer Science, Energy, Engineering, Materials Science, Mathematics, Physics, Social Sciences 258 Journals
E-PATENTS
E-THESES
OPEN ACCESS INSTITUTIONAL REPOSITORIESS
  • KRISHIKOSH: Agriculture books, journals, articles, reports etc
  • Directory of Open Access Journals: DOAJ
  • Journal of Digital Information
  • Indian Journals
  • Indian Academy of Science
  • Eprints @ IIT-Delhi E-Resources
  • E-Prints @ IISC Bangalore
  • Journal of Engineering and Technology
  • International Journal of Online Engineering (iJOE)
  • SADHANA - Academy Proceedings in Engineering Sciences
  • Intelligent Control and Automation
  • International Journal of Computers Communications &Control
  • HighWire Press
  • WorldAcademy of Science, Engineering and Technology
  • The Journal of Engineering (JoE)
  • Journalof Information Technology in Construction
  • NISCAIR Online PeriodicalsRepository
  • National Institute of Technology - Rourkela
  • West Bengal Public LibraryNetwork
  • eGyanKosh: Home
LIBRARY SERVICES & FACILITIES
  • Reference and Information Services
  • Current Awareness Service [CAS]
  • Inter Library Loan [ILL]
  • Lending Service
  • Digital Library With CD / DVD’s
  • Scanning Facility
  • Printing Facility
  • Spiral Binding Facility
  • Reprographic Facility
  • Periodicals/ Magazines
  • OPAC
  • NPTEL / SwayamPrabha
  • E-Books & E- Journals [Springer Nature /J-GATE]
  • User Orientation Programme
  • New Arrivals Display
  • Previous University Question Banks with Answers
  • Institutional Member ship with DELNET,IETE, ICI and NDL
  • Fully Automated and Bar code System
  • Surveillance Camera Facility
  • Periodicals Bound Volumes
Current Awareness Service (CAS)

Announcement of the various institution regarding seminar, workshop and conferences etc will be displayed (Library Notice Board). Photocopies of the articles published by the faculty/students in various periodicals will be displayed and also send as e-mail to faculty, student and other staff in the name of News Paper Clippings.

Inter Library Loan (ILL)

Books (not available with us) may be obtained from other libraries on request. The institution is a Member in Developing Library Network (DELNET).

OPAC

The entire Library collection including books, journals, etc. can be searched through the web enabled Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC). Users can access the OPAC to find out the real-time availability of library materials from their own computer terminals. Faculty and students can reserve items, which are on loan.URL: http://172.16.11.2:8080/AutoLib/

Reference and Information Services

The library maintains a separate reference collection consisting of encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, technical data, and CD-Rom etc. Reference books are marked by REFERENCE ONLY. Readers may approach the circulation section for information

Interaction Service

This is an e-mail service which enhance the interaction between the user and the library. Reminder will be given to return the long due library material.

Library Orientation

Central Library offers the orientation program to the students and others in the beginning of every academic year. Through this program, an effort is made to familiarize with the resources, services, and facilities offered by Central Library and its policies to use the same.

New Arrivals Section

In the New Arrivals section, one copy of the new title or new edition is displayed for one month for attracting the students and staff members for using the library effectively and at the same time updating theirknowledge.

DICTIONARIES

Dictionary.com - [http://dictionary.reference.com/] Dictionary.com one of the daily updating and most trusted free online dictionary. People can find the exact meanings,accurate definitions, spelling, grammar and synonymous quickly.

OXFORD DICTIONARIES ONLINE

Oxford - http://oxforddictionaries.com/ Best dictionary with lot of features such long meaning, synonyms and audio pronunciation and more. The Oxford Dictionary site have online World and US English words meanings with puzzles & games, tips & guidance about better writing, spelling, grammar and other resources.

CAMBRIDGE DICTIONARIES ONLINE

Cambridge - http://dictionary.cambridge.org/ Free online dictionary from Cambridge University Press. Cambridge dictionary have lot of features such long definition, audio pronunciation, synonyms, British Dictionary and more. Best site for students and English lovers.

ALLWORDS.COM

Allwords - http://www.allwords.com/ Its a Good online English dictionary with multiple language translation facility. Any words definition results can be translated into German, Dutch, French, Italian, and Spanish etc.

ONELOOK DICTIONARY

Onelook - http://www.onelook.com/ This English dictionary site support word’s meanings and definitions from many dictionaries at once. Also has a reverse dictionary and translations. This multiple dictionary resources highly useful for students and new learners.

YOURDICTIONARY.COM

Your Dictionary - http://www.yourdictionary.com/ Yourdictionary.com is an easy to understand site with example sentences, famous quotes and audio pronunciations. It also have some most wanted features like spelling check, pronunciation, thesaurus, business dictionary, computer dictionary and more

ALPHADICTIONARY

Alpha Dictionary - http://www.alphadictionary.com/index.shtml Another Free online English dictionary and grammars for 350 languages. Alpha dictionary also have multi searching feature it allow search for word meanings from more than 992 dictionaries. Some learning features for childrens like crossword puzzles, word games, language jokes, and lot.

ULTRALINGUA.COM

Ultralingua - http://www.ultralingua.com/onlinedictionary/dictionary Multilingual dictionary with translation options from English to French, Spanish and other European languages. It also providing Dictionary Software, Translation Software, Grammar Software and more

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