Brief Description About ISSAT Polytechnic Library

 

The library is equipped with collection on engineering literature and is located in the second floor of the main block  having  5000 sq.ft. Various sections including circulation, reference, periodicals, photocopying, computer workstations with internet access are functioning here to meet the varying demands of the users. The library is open to all academic users.

We have a collection of more than 7000 books 23 journals and 5 periodicals throughout the different sections of the library including Circulation, Reference and periodical sections. Back volumes of journals are also included in our collection. The library can accommodate more than 200 readers at a time and we have fully automated and most modernized library includes a Digital Library section and Internet facility

Services

Computerized Barcode circulation Service

The library automation facility will be available to its users; all of them can use the lending facilities too. A collection of more than 7000 books and 10 periodicals are circulated by the Library. The membership includes students and staff of our institute and also the visiting faculties with special request from the concerned Authority. The duration of lending is 15 days for students and 6 months for Staff

Current Awareness Service

The library announces the regular list of new addition of books and periodicals to the Collection of library. This facilitates to draw the attention of users in the latest information in the field of diploma in engineering and related disciplines

Reference Service

We have a good collection of reference sources like Dictionaries, Year books and other Reference sources to refer within the premise of library and issuing of reference sources are also possible for maximum of one day

Reprographic Service

The Library is maintaining very good photocopying facility for the user. The Xerox facilities are provided on free of charges only for official use. Students and Staff can avail the facility at a rate of one rupee per copy.

Orientation and user education

Library staff are providing the necessary ideas to student in order to get the right book at right time.

Internet Browsing

Browsing facility is available for academic purposes.

Document Delivery Services

We are delivering the additional needed documents for the Academic purpose

Resources

Library has a collection of more than 7000 of books and Journals in different disciplines

Digital library

In the digital library we have more than 10 computers all connected to Internet with freely accessible to the best E-journals in the field of Engineering. Also we can access Indian National Digital Library in Engineering and Science and Technology (INDEST) AICTE consortium which is an initiative of Dept. of Secondary Education and Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) Govt. of India.
The library has membership in Delhi Library Network (DELNET) which provides access to Union Catalogue of Books & Journals, Interlibrary Loan and Document Delivery Services etc. Also DELNET provides Online Union Catalogue of books available in its member-libraries. The information can be retrieved by author, title, subject, conference, series, etc. It has 62, 36,888 bibliographic records.