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The Central library

Our Library is a paradise for those who have a passion for reading Books and enthusiasm for widening their knowledge base in depth and extent.
Library is spread over 2 storeys (mezzanine Type floors) and is housed in the P.G. Block. The library has an area of 2000 sq.m. of built-up Facilities. Strength of Library and Services provided in the Library include:

  1. Fully computerized working Systems.
  2. 16816 Titles and 62403 Volumes (availability exceeds AICTE Guidelines).
  3. 224 Indian/ Foreign Journals / Magazines
  4. 803 Online Journals from IEEE, Springer link and ASME.

Facilities to receive Anna University Training Development and Communication Channel (AUTDCC) through EDUSAT: for special lectures by Experts

  1. Lending, Reference and Reprographic facilities
  2. Study halls with a capacity for 300 students/ Faculty
  3. 2 air-conditioned Audio and Video Halls
  4. Internet browsing
  5. CD Library, CD ROMs, CD writing and Scanning 

Dedicated Areas for PG Students, Project Work and air-conditioned room for Staff.
Institutional Memberships: British Council Library, IIT (Madras) Library and the Centre for University Industry Collaboration/ Anna University, Madras Management Association, MALIBNET, DELNET Individual Membership: Library membership is compulsory for staff and students. All members are expected to follow the 'Regulations' as laid down.

Regulations for Use of Library

  • One should realize 'the power of silence' in the Library and make it an Abode for Academic pursuit and for dissemination of knowledge.
  • Members should produce their Identity card at the Entrance/ while borrowing books/ and whenever so demanded by Security Personnel/ Faculty.
  • Members should 'sign in' the Gate Register/ Scan Id card in the Computer kept at the Entrance.
  • On no account personal books, files, lab coat / apron and articles will be allowed inside. (Such items are to be handed over to the security in charges in the personal Bag section at the Entrance)