LIBRARY

About

About the Library

The GSSSIETW Library consists of a Central Library and 6 departmental libraries which collectively support the teaching, research and extension programmes of the institution.
GSSSIETW Library is setting time to time new goals and successful in achieving all the goals. It has emerged as modern library with its state of the art facilities and good infrastructure.

Vision

Library aims to be the best among engineering college libraries in the country. Library intends to incorporate the latest technology and adopt user friendly approach towards students and faculty. Library intends to offer comprehensive services related to dissemination of knowledge.

Mission

  • Library aims to become the centre of excellence to technical students to improve and invent novel ideology which is needed for challenging world.
  • Library aims at to seek, create, communicate and preserve knowledge and understanding and carryout the mission in a unified community known as College library.
  • Library aims at servicing as a resource centre and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of documents useful for faculty and students of the institution and provides an efficient dissemination of knowledge.
  • Build collections and create tools to support research, teaching, and learning.
  • Ensuring timely and seamless access to the highest quality resources.
  • The library has made commitment to adopt new information & communication technology.

Infrastructure

Infrastructure

The Central Library is aesthetically housed in the main building with an adequate space & good ambiance with the area of about 730 sq.mt with 250 seating capacity. Open access system is followed in the library.

Library Automation Software – Easylib Software

  • The library is automated using the user friendly library automation software called “Easylib software” which also takes care of institutions digital library.
  • Completely automated library management system makes it possible to search the database easily and borrow the materials at ease.
  • Computers in the library are provided with OPAC (Open Access Catalogue) which students can use for specific search (like Author wise, Title wise etc.) and book location in college library. 

Issue & Return Desk :

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 No.A-013 (13.6sqmt)

This Circulation Section provides users services in concerned with issue & returns of documents to the members: faculty, students, research scholars & supporting staff of institution.

Stack Section :

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No.A-013 (171sqmt)

Stack Section covers large number of Engineering & Technology books including the various disciplines such as Computer Science, Electrical & Electronics Engg, Basic Science and Humanities and PG books. These books are properly labeled with subject, call number and title guides.

 

Branches Volumes
Computer Science and Engineering 5225
Information Science and Engineering 3643
Electronics and Communication Engineering 3963
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 2968
Telecommunication Engineering 2385
Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering 1992
Basic Science & Humanities 4779
Mechanical & Civil Engg 2589
SC/ST Book Bank Books 477
M. Tech (Computer Science and Engineering /
Digital Communication and Networking)
687
MBA 8837
General Knowledge & Literature books 1038
Total No. of Volumes 38538 
 
Reference Section and Reading Hall :

Reference Section and Reading Hall | GSSSIETW

No.A-013 (309 sqmt)

The library maintains reference section which houses encyclopedias, dictionaries, data hand books, Project Reports, journals Bound Volumes, Question Bank, general & specific collections of books, etc,

Periodical Section :

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No.A-013 (64.08 sqmt)

Periodical section contains national & international print journals, along with Kannada & English magazines are kept for students & staff reference.
Total No. of national journals=36

 

Digital Resources Center :

library6No.A-013 (33 sqmt)

The library has an exclusively devoted for a digital library. It consists of 10 computer system with all the A/V and internet facilities. The user can surf the internet, listen and watch academic related audios & videos in a digital library. The Digital Library has all the information in digital form; e- books e-journals, e- databases and NPTEL (National programme on Technology Enhanced Learning). It also provides E-learning through web and video courses in Engineering & Technology subjects as per the VTU syllabus. E – Journals subscribed for all the engineering disciplines of UG, PG & Research through VTU consortium.
1. Elsevier
2. Springer Nature
3. Taylor & Francis
4. Emerald
  • McGraw Hill Education
  • New Age International
  • Packt
  • Knimbus
  • Turnitin*
  • NetAnalytiks
  • Digital resource centre facility
  • National Digital Library (NDL)
  • J-Gatedatabase
  • NPTEL (Video Lecturer Programmes)
  • Internet service
  • Course materials
  • VTU Old Scanned Question Bank
  • WIFI – Enabled

IT Infrastructure

• No. of Computers – 15
• No. of Multimedia – 15
• No. of Servers - 03

LIBRARY: Chief Librarian Chamber  & Office 

Chief Librarian Chamber & Office | GSSSIETW

 No.A-013(38.32 sqmt.)

Information System Details & Services
The library has 38583 volumes of books of Engineering and Technology, Management, Basic Science and Humanities. The details of collections mentioned in the below.

Total no. of  books  38583 
Total no. of titles 6208
Students technical project reports  1257
CDs and DVDs (Available in text books) Engineering subjects Titles 3636
National Journals (Print Version) 36
Online E-journals 5998
Online E-Books 11111
(Subscription through VTU Consortium)
1. Elsevier
2. Springer Nature
3. Taylor & Francis
4. Emerald
5. McGraw Hill Education
6. New Age International
7. Packt
8. Knimbus
9. J-Gate database

Library services 

The Library services are designed to ensure maximum use & participation of the users in the library collection. The services of the library includes:
• Document circulation service
• Reference Service
• Newspaper clipping
• Current Awareness Service
• Selective Dissemination of Information
• User Orientation/ Information literacy
• New arrival service

 Facilities

• Reading hall
• Meritorious Student Book bank
• SC/ST Book Bank
• Reprographic , Scanning
• Softcopy of syllabus and question papers
• OPAC (Open Access Catalogue)
• Internet                                                              

Literature Section

This section covers good collections of books in English and Kannada versions includes books on various subjects, such as Novels, Fiction, Drama, Biography, Literature, etc.

Working Hours

The library will be kept open on all days expect Sundays and on the institutional holidays.

Lending Section: 8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Reference Section: 8:45 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Digital Resources Center 8:45 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Staff Details

LIBRARY: Chief Librarian Chamber  & Office 

Chief Librarian Chamber & Office | GSSSIETW

 No.A-013(38.32 sqmt.)

 

Brief Profile :


Krishna B studied MLISc., (Library & Information Science) in 2000 at Mysuru University, Mysuru and M.Phil. in library Science in 2008 at Algappa university, Tamilnadu. He has 13+ years of experience as Librarian in Technical Institutions and presented four papers in National conference. Phone: (080) 2581305, Mobile: 9964236481 Email Id: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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 Department Of Library :

  1. Krishna B, M.LISc, M.Phil; Librarian  
  2. Srikanth N, BA, B.LISc, M.LISc ; Asst Librarian 
  3. Teju S, BA, B.LISc, M.LISc ; Asst Librarian 
  4. Manjukumar M.B, D. LIB, BA, B. LISc,: Library Asst
  5. Rajitha Kumari, D. Lib; Library Asst 
  6. Shivaraju S, PUC; Attender

        

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