715sq.m - fully computerized & air-conditioned
ResourcesMore than 64,000 volumes of books
180 journals - One third of them being international.
Also subscriped online journals like IEL online, science direct,ASCE,ASME,McGrawhill Access Engg, EBSCO . It’s covers more than 6000 full text online journals.
Institution MembershipAU, BCL, IIT Madras, DELNET, MALIBNET.

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. The library is housed in a spacious area of 7750 sq.m., fully computerized and air-conditioned with Reference Section, Magazine Section, Stack Area and Digital Library . Presently there are more than 72,000 books and reference volumes stacked for the benefit of staff and students. There is an established media resource centre. Our library follows the open access system and is encouraging students to browse in the stack area. The library subscribes more than 180 specialized journals, over one third of them being international. We are also a member of US information service (USIS), British Council Library, CSIR, DELNET, CII, Madras Productivity Council and Anna University.

Constant addition of titles and volumes in all the fields of Engineering, Management, Basic Science and Humanities 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. The library comprises of an Audio-Visual section equipped with videocassettes and CDs. We are having Bar-coding and Internet connectivity. One Xerox machine has been provided for taking copies from library itself.

Library Resources

Name Of The Staff
Highest Academic Degree
1.Dr. N.SivakamiSr. Librarian MLIS, M.Phil Ph.D
2.Ms.R. MathuravalliLibrarianM.A., BLIS
3.Mr B.VenkatesanLib.AssistantB.Lit., CLIS
4.Mr.P.PalaniLib.AssistantB.A, MLIS
5.Mr. J. JeyapraveennathJr. AssistantMA
6.Mr.D. NagendranOASSLC
7.Ms.D GomathiOASSLC


In addition to all general services , the central library provide value added services including OPAC, Book Bank, Book Reservation, Audio-video viewing, Inter Library Loab, Access to e-resources, Photocopying.

Charges for various services

Photocopying charges

Students, faculty and other members Re.1.00/-

Overdue charges

Books – Rs.0.50 per day

ILL Books – Rs. 5 per day

CD ROMs – Rs. 5 per day


Stack – Collection details

Total Number of Books in the Library
i. Titles:14699
ii. Volumes:70241
iii. non book materials
CDS :3,932
Project reports:5871
Video cassettes:35

Journal Section – Current issues are displayed in the periodical display rack and back volumes were bound at regular intervals

New Arrivals

Click below months to get new Arrival details:



Directory of Open Access Journals (Covers over 2000 open access journals on all major subject areas) http://myownjournal.com

Electronic Library of Mathematics (by European Mathematical Society and Zentralblatt Math and Includes journals, monographs and lecture notes)

DIGI Zeitschriften (Completely or partial on-line available magazines )

Seals(Swiss Electronic Academic Library Services) Portals (Provides free online access to archives of Commentarii Mathematici Helvetici and LENSEIGNEMENT MATHATIQUE )

Goettinger digitization center GDZ (Provides free online access to monographs, articles etc in mathematics )

Numdam Website ( The NUMDAM programme is supported by the French ministry of higher education and research by CNRS. It attempts to retro-digitize the ancient mathematics documents published in France )

The NASA Astrophysics Data System (The Digital Library for Physics, Astrophysics, and Instrumentation developed by NASA)

HighWire Press (Standford University)

CERN Document Server (Over 800,000 bibliographic records, including 360,000 fulltext documents, of interest to people working in particle physics and related areas. Covers preprints, articles, books, journals, photographs, and much more.)

SPIRES – HEP Literature Database (Search more than 500,000 high-energy physics related articles, including journal papers, preprints, e-prints, technical reports, conference papers and theses, comprehensively indexed by the SLAC and DESY libraries since 1974.)

Gallica – National Library of France (Please select Recherche and then Periodique from this web site to see the list journals including Royal Society of London’s Journals available)

Scirus – a science specific search engine

Open J-Gate (Open J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global journal literature in open access domain.)

http://www.ias.ac.in Indian academy of science publications
http://www.niscair.res.in NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository

E- Library


1Free online MIT course materils www.ocw.mit.edu
2National programme on technology enhanced learning www.nptel.iitm.ac.in

Book Bank Separate Book Bank section for SC/ST students

  • Book Bank (SC/ST) : 700 volumes

Digital Library – Digital Library has started functioning from 15/7/2011. More than 10,000 documents of lectures and lecture notes prepared by IIT and MIT professors are available in the form of videos, PDF and PPT.


  • Photocopy
  • Photocopying charges

    Students, faculty and other members Re.1.00/-

  • ILL – Inter Library Loan Service
  • Institution Membership

BCL – British Council Library
Website: www.britishcouncil.org.in

DELNET – Developing library Network (International Library Network) – avail any book, Xerox or soft copy of any journal article through ILL (Inter Library Loan)
Website: www.delnet.nic.in
Password: ssrect789

Anna University – 5cards – borrows one book against each card and can refer all journals


Reports »1781
Non book materials » CDs – 2773
Video cassettes – 35
project reports » 1781 are available

Institution Membership:

BCL -10 cards borrow 4 books and 2 magazines against each card
Website: www.britishcouncil.org.in
DELNET- Developing library Network (International Library Network) – avail any book, Xerox or soft copy of any journal article through ILL (Inter Library Loan)
Website: www.delnet.nic.in
Login: tnssrect
Password: ssrect789

IIT Madras – One card –borrows one book and refers all journal Website: www.iitm.ac.in

MALIBNET – Madras Library Network – 3 cards –can access all the MALIBNET member institutions Website: www.malibnetonline.com

Anna University- 5cards – borrows one book against each card and can refer all journals Website: www.annauniv.ac.in

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