Library


About the Library


In this “Information age” ,it is a well known fact that an “Information rich” student becomes richer than an “Information poor” student.  Library’s goal is to make all our students Information rich.  “Silence, Service, User education” are the three important functions on which the library and Information center operates.  It is true that Information center is the heart of any institution.  An Institution can get its name and fame through a well equipped library and its services.  The library is situated in the right wing of the main building spread over 819.15 sq,m with a seating capacity of 150.


Vision:

Library and Information Center’s Vision is to be the “Open learning center” of not only our college but for the whole University.

Mission:

 “To strengthen the academic activities of the Institution by providing right information to the right user at the right time”. The idea is to make faculty and students to have an edge over their counter parts in other institutions through proper utilization of resources.
 


Library Objectives:  


Developing a Comprehensive collection of Information sources that are useful for study, reference, teaching, research and other curricular and co-curricular activities:

 Yearly increase of 2% in the acquisition of print media.
To serve the information needs of the students, faculty and research scholars. Developing SVCE library in to one of the modern and high tech ‘Library and Information Center’ with print and non-print publications.



Working Hours:

 
8.30 a.m. to 8.30 p.m. on all working days.
 
Circulation Timings:

All working hours


List of Library staff with their Designation and Qualification:

 
Sl.No. Name Qualification Designation Photo
1 Dr. Radhakrishana K A: BSc., M.Lib.Sc., Ph.D. Chief Librarian
2 Mr. Boraiah.B B.A.,M.L.I.Sc.. Assistant Librarian
3 Mr. Dhanunjaya Kumar P                                            B.A., M.L.I.Sc. Library Assistant
4 Ms. Shobha H  B.Com., M.L.I.Sc. Library Assistant.
5 Mr. Shankar M N                                            B.A., M.L.I.Sc. Library Assistant

 

Library Automation:
                      Library services are computerized and automated by using LIBSOFT library management software with OPAC facility.  The library has adopted open access system and  all the books are bar-coded and circulation is maintained through LIBSOFT library management software by using barcode scanner.
 
Auto e-mail component of Libsoft:  This is an innovative method by which an user automatically gets an e-mail whenever his/her book is overdue.
Library Resources: 
 

Resources Numbers
Books 44,076
Project Reports 1426
Seminar Reports 422
Bound Volumes 165
CD/DVD 2694
NPTEL 226 Subjects
EDUSAT 63 Subjects
VTU Question Papers 1950
E-Journals 24988Titles
 

 
Department wise books as on 31st March 2018

Sl.No Departments Titles Volumes
1 Electronics and Communication Engineering 1008 8153
2 Computer Science Engineering 1046 8092
3 Information Science Engineering 682 4211
4 Mechanical Engineering 882 6099
5 Electrical and Electronics Engineering 491 3048
6 Civil Engineering 688 5236
7 Basic Science 437 5531
8 Management 472 2185
9 General 235 744
 

 
Volumes added last Three Years:

Sl.No Departments 2017-2018 2016-2017 2015-2016 2014-2015
1 Electronics and Communication Engineering 1149 287 727 16
2 Computer Science Engineering 688 273 749 449
3 Information Science Engineering 706 72 224 145
4 Mechanical Engineering 488 281 684 708
5 Electrical and Electronics Engineering 301 72 345 165
6 Civil Engineering 575 307 618 576
7 Basic Science 201 74 400 1254
8 Management 75 Nil 14 24
9 General 4 Nil 44 58
 

 
Titles added  last Three Years: 

Sl.No Departments 2017-2018 2016- 2017 2015-2016 2014-2015
1 Electronics and Communication Engineering 312 52 103 146
2 Computer Science & Engineering 35 25 64 38
3 Information Science Engineering 259 12 18 07
4 Mechanical Engineering 120 9 42 59
5 Electrical and Electronics Engineering 34 15 61 17
6 Civil Engineering 134 13 45 41
7 Basic Science 17 2 12 15
8 Management 33 Nil 07 8
9 General 4 Nil 19 02
 

 
Digital Library:
                Available 24 systems can be utilized to browse the internet, E-Journals, NPTEL and EDUSAT video lecture series.
 
Digital collection details:
 

Sl.No Digital resources Total no. of Digital collection
1 CD’s 2198
2 DVD’s 372
3 VCD’s 10
3 Floppies 111
4 Audio Cassettes 03
 

 
Web address of video lecture series:
 

Sl.No Resources Websitelink
1 NPTEL 192.168.11.50/library.html
2 EDUSAT 192.168.11.50/videos.html
 

 Web address of E-journals

Sl.No Resources Website
1 IEEE-IEL Online (e-Journals) www.ieeexplore.ieee.org
2 Elsevier Science Direct www.sciencedirect.com
3 Springer link (e-Journals) www.link.springer.com
Email: library@svcengg.com
Password: svce@123
4 Taylor & Francis (e-Journals) www.tandfonline.com
Username: SVCEVTUTNF
Password: pass@12345
5 ASCE (e-Journals) http://ascelibrary.org/
6 Pro-quest Engg. (e-Journals) Search.proquest.com
7 K-Nimbus http://www.knimbus
Username: library@svcengg.com
Password: 2musjq
 

 
Multimedia Center:
                         It has 24 multimedia systems with server, LAN and Internet connection.  The server has   13,000 NPTEL and EDUSAT video classes collection and developed by local LAN based website to share the resources throughout the campus for effective utilization.  The users can access these resources anywhere in the campus through our local website.
E-Resources: the last Four years:

Sl.No Resources 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
1 IEEE-IEL Online Yes Yes Yes Yes No
2 Springer link Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
3 J-Gate No No No Yes No
4 K-Nimbus Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes