The SSCET takes pride in having a Library with build-up area of 454 Sq.m. It has a well-furnished reading hall. SSCET Library uses fully automated ILMS software by AutoLib. The automated package of library services provides circulation, acquisitions, cataloguing, web OPAC, Report Generation, Email & SMS Alert etc. Book database is created along with the user’s database. The students and Faculty members are encouraged to utilize the learning materials available in the library. Patrons can borrow books using the ID card issued by the college. Issue return process is fully automated and manual cards are kept as supporting documents for students and faculty.
SSCET library follows bar-code system to track the movement of the books and to check the availability of the books. The Central Library subscribes to national and international journals. e-Journals like Springer, ProQuest, J-Gate are available in the Library. For accessing the E-resources computers with LAN connectivity are made available for students and staff members. The Library is also Wi-Fi enabled. Free internet browsing and photocopying facilities with nominal charges are also available throughout the working hours in the central library to cater to the needs of staff and students.
The NDL [National Digital Library] is a digital repository containing textbooks, articles, videos, audio books, lectures, thesis and all other kinds of learning media. It provides a single-window search facility to access all digital contents and sources under a single umbrella at free of cost.
The NPTEL and DELNET facilities are very useful to the students & staff. Inter library loan[ILL] facility is also available in DELNET, the students and staff can request for books, photocopies and Articles by ILL. To watch NPTEL and Swayam MOOC’s videos a TV and Swayam Prabha DTH Dish connection with 32 channels are available in the library. Apart From that epathashala,e PGpathashala .The Open access system is practiced in the library. Besides the central library, departmental libraries also function in the SSCET campus. CCTV cameras are placed at strategic points in the entire library for surveillance.
Name of ILMS Software : AutoLib
Nature of Automation : Fully
Version : 6.0
Year of Automation : 2013
MISSION OF CENTRAL LIBRARY
|Working Hours||08:30 AM||06:30 PM|
|Issue / Return||08:45 AM||06:00 PM|
|Working Hours||09:00 AM||05:00 PM|
|Issue / Return||09:30 AM||04:30 PM|
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.
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 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.
The Digital Library Section maintains a large Number of Digital collections like CD/DVD ROMS and online study materials.
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.
The Library has abundant collection of books 23028 Volumes comprising of 4670 titles and 1343 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
Springer : https://link.springer.com/
Open Access E – Journals
|S.no||Name of Provider||e-Journals database URL|
|1||Directory of Open Access Journals||https://doaj.org/|
|3||Scientific Research Publishing||https://www.scirp.org/|
|4||Springer Open Journals||https://www.springeropen.com/journals|
|5||Trans stellar Journal Publications and Research Consultancy||http://www.tjprc.org/|
|7||Research India Publications||https://www.ripublication.com/|
|8||International Association of Engineering and Management||http://www.iaeme.com/|
|9||Seventh Sense Research Group||http://www.internationaljournalssrg.org/|
|11||Indian Academy of Sciences||http://www.ias.ac.in|
|13||CSC Open-Access Library||http://www.cscjournals.org/|
|15||Elsevier Online Periodicals Repository||https://www.elsevier.com/about/open-science|
EBSCO E-Book Collection : https://search.ebscohost.com/
Open Access E – Books
|S.No||Name of e-Books database||e-Books database URL|
|01||Directory of Open Access Books||http://www.doabooks.org/|
|02||E-Books Directory||http://www.e- booksdirectory.com/listing.php?category=73|
|05||Audio Books for Free||http://www.audiobooksforfree.com/screen_main.asp|
|06||New Free Books||http://newfreebooks.com/|
|08||Online book Page||http://digital.library.upenn.edu/books/index.html|
|09||UC Press E-Books Collection||http://publishing.cdlib.org/ucpressebooks/|
|14||Free books Hub||http://www.freebookshub.com/|
|18||Page by Page Books Online||http://www.pagebypagebooks.com/|
|20||World e-book Library||http://www.netlibrary.net/default.aspx|
|21||Biodiversity Heritage Library||http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/|
|22||Free book centre||http://www.freebookcentre.net|
|24||AR book find||http://www.arbookfind.com|
|26||Black book online||http://www.blackbookonline.info/|
|29||Open Access e-Books||http://www.digitallibrary.edu.pk/OAEBooks.html|
|30||Free Tech Books||http://www.freetechbooks.com/|
|31||Get free books||https://Www.Getfreeebooks.Com/400-Free-Business-Sales-Career-Economics-And-Financial-Ebooks/#Humanresources|
DELNET (Developing Library Network): http://126.96.36.199/
National Digital Library of India (NDLI):https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/
NPTEL To learn NPTEL Courses: https://nptel.ac.in/
To access NPTEL Videos: http://172.16.250.30/
Swayam Prabha : https://www.swayamprabha.gov.in/
e pathashala: https://epathshala.nic.in/
e PG Pathashala: http://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/
|S.no||Name of Provider||URL|
|1||Europe E-theses Portal||http://www.dart-europe.eu/basic-search.php|
|2||British Library EThOS service||https://ethos.bl.uk/Home.do|
|5||Corvinus University dissertations||http://phd.lib.uni-corvinus.hu/|
Shodhganga and ShodhGangotri
To Access Shodhganga: https://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/
To Access Shodhgangotri: https://shodhgangotri.inflibnet.ac.in/
|S.no||Name of Provider||URL|
|1||Indian Patent Search (IPAIRS)||https://ipindiaservices.gov.in/publicsearch|
|3||Free Patents Online (FPO)||http://www.freepatentsonline.com/|
|4||Espacenet Patent Search||https://worldwide.espacenet.com/|
|6||US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)||https://www.uspto.gov/patent|
|S.no||Name of Provider||URL|
|2||Journal of Digital Information||http://journals.tdl.org/jodi/index.php/jodi|
|4||Journal of Engineering and Technology||http://www.onlinejet.net/|
|5||International Journal of Online Engineering||http://www.online-journals.org/i-joe/|
|6||Intelligent Control and Automation||http://www.scirp.org/journal/ica/|
|7||International Journal of Computers Communications & Control||http://univagora.ro/jour/index.php/ijccc/index|
|8||High Wire Press||http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/freeart.dtl|
|9||The Journal of Engineering (JoE)||http://digital-library.theiet.org/content/journals/joe/|
|10||Journal of Information Technology in Construction||http://www.itcon.org/|
|11||NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository||http://nopr.niscair.res.in/|
|12||National Institute of Technology – Rourkela||http://dspace.nitrkl.ac.in/dspace/|
|13||West Bengal Public Library Network||http://dspace.wbpublibnet.gov.in:8080/jspui/|
LIBRARY SERVICES & FACILITIES
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).
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
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.
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 their knowledge.
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 – 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 – 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.
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
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 – 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
ONLINE BOOK STORES
GENERAL – TRANSPORT
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