Library aims to be best among engineering college libraries and to accredit the institution globally. 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.
Library serves as a resource centre and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of document’s useful for faculty and students of the institute and provides an efficient dissemination of knowledge.
Smt. Prabha G N
Head of Library
Library – Statistics
|4||General/ Placement Books||4194||1312|
|16||P.G. Machine Design||696||277|
|17||PG. Mfg. Sci.& Tech||96||24|
|20||P.G. Comp. science||278||94|
|25||Book Bank Books||5936||800|
Types of Resources
Handbooks : 258
Dictionary : 58
Aptitude books: 575
Exam code books: 4343
Bound Volumes: 2405
Project Reports: 1300
Library Dimension: 1204 sq. mts.
|Library Working Hours:||Monday to Friday||Saturday|
|1. Reference Section||9 AM to 8 PM||9 AM to 5 PM|
|2. Issue Section||9 AM to 4.30 PM||9 AM to 2 PM|
|3. Periodical Section||9 AM to 4.30 PM||9 AM to 2 PM|
|4. Digital Library||9 AM to 8 PM||9 AM to 2 PM|
|5. Book Bank||9 AM to 4.30 PM||9 AM to 2 PM|
|6. Reading Room||9 AM to 4.30 PM||9 AM to 2 PM|
Library Staff Information:
|1||Smt.Prabha.||GN Librarian, Head of the Library|
|2||Sri. Eswarappa.N||Asst. Librarian, Digital Library|
|3||Sri. Shivananjamma. HK||Asst. Librarian, Circulation Section|
|4||Sri.Sadananda YA||Asst.Libraraian , Reference Section Evening Shift|
|5||Smt. Lakshmamma.C||Asst. Librarian, Periodical Section|
|6||Sri. Raghu.MS||Library Assistant ,Evening Shift|
Library services and Electronic Resources:
The central library houses a total collection of over 79347 documents covering the principal field of interest.
The emerging, comprising of books, Print journals, E- Journals, Magazines, Standards, CD’s, Project reports etc. The operation of the library is computerized using Libsoft 9.8.0 version and also provides web based access to Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) of the library.
Electronic Resources: The BIT Central Library can access to over 6362 full text journals and bibliographic database. The BIT library has also digitized the VTU old question papers and new syllabus for students use.
BIT has subscribed the following VTU e –resources:
Electronic Resources, their URLs and Contact Address of Publishers and their representatives:
|Sl.No.||Name of the e-resources||URL Addresses|
The access to E-resources is IP enabled and not required Login & password. The user can find URL for all the above E-resources through the website of INDEST, or from our library OPAC clicking on E- Journals.
I. Online Journals: International = 6362
II. E- Books : 13169
Institutional Membership: The library has institutional membership for NAL, CMTI and IISc, reaching out for resources beyond the campus.
OPAC Online public access cataloguing can be accessed on intranet and internet to search the bibliographical records of library documents, journals and online journals. The OPAC can be accessed at http://188.8.131.52/opac/ . The newly established digital library has more than 20 multimedia systems to access online journals and other reference resources.