Major Services

Our Library staff team is assisting the users in accessing the necessary resources and guide them to get the most of the information resources. The Library provide various services such as,

  • Online renewal/ online reservation service
  • CD – circulation service
  • OPAC service
  • High speed internet service
  • Vidya Digital Library service
  • NPTEL& DSpace online service
  • Delnet services ( ILL and DDS)
  • Print journals and documentation service
  • Newspaper Clippings service
  • Current awareness service
  • On line Data base services
  • New arrival service
  • E mail alert service
  • Book Circulation Service
  • Reprography service
  • WiFi access service in Reading Halls
  • Suggestion Box – update service
  • Reference Books overnight issue service
  • Library Web page service
  • Books tracing service through Email
  • User Education Service

Departmental Achievements

  • Library space extended and separate sections for stack area,refererence, digital library, periodicals, reading halls etc.,
  • Good number of books, journals and E-Resources have been added
  • New book stacks & Periodical stacks were added
  • New technical Section created
  • New reference  section created
  • New Digital library created
  • Barcode printer, Barcode scanners were added
  • Delnet  Institutional Member Ship. MoU signed with Delnet.
  • Organized Delnet workshop, Elsevier author workshop
  • Library orientation programme has been conducted for all the UG/ PG students and Faculty members
  • Organized to visit the International Book Fair at Trivandrum for the faculty members to select books for Central Library.
  • Reprography/Photocopy service started
  • Circulation eligibility has been increased for students and Faculty
  • Barcode entries for gate register

Organized  Workshops/Exhibitions

  • Central Library and DELNET have jointly organized a one day workshop “DELNET: Resources, Services and facilities” at Amritapuri Campus on 28.1.2012.  The workshop helps us to effectively use the Delnet facilities and also useful for the automating libraries by using Koha Software: An open- source Integrated Library Management System.
  • Central Library and Elsevier have jointly organized an author workshop WebEx on 11.09.2013 for the benefit of our students and faculty members.
  • Central Library Ettimadai/Amritapuri and Elsevier have organized a presentation on Elsevier publications through A-View on 23.01.2014 for the benefit of students and faculty members.
  • Organised a Book Exhibition 

Working Hours

Days Library working hours Circulation
Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 10:00 PM 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Holidays 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM Nil