facilities

Library and Information Center

The Library being the most important part of the education system much care is taken to provide the best of the best facilities in the library to motivate the students and the faculty members to make use of the facilities. The Library is equipped with state-of-the art facilities with natural light and ventilation & creates a conducive study atmosphere for the user. The Library has adopted the open access system thus readers enjoy perfect liberty to go round and choose for themselves the books and the journals they need. Books are classified according to Dewey Decimal Classification system (DDC) and subject wise arrangement is done for easy retrieval from the stock

LIBRARIAN MESSAGE

Welcome to the YIT Central Library. Libraries are backbone of any civilised society and heart of any academic institutions. Thus the library at YIT also acquires a prominent place among the students and faculty.Our library has a very rich collection of relevant books and journals. YIT central library provides students, staff and faculty members for updating their knowledge and supporting the research and teaching / learning activities.

YIT Central Library always strive to provide better services and facilities to support the College Teaching, Learning and Research activities.

Our ultimate goal is to create library services that are convenient and efficient for our students and staff.

WORKING HOURS

REFERENCE SECTION WORKING DAYS DAYS TIMINGS
MON - FRI 8AM - 8PM
SATURDAY 8AM - 5PM
SUNDAY & PH 9AM - 1PM
REFERENCE SECTION

University Examination
All Days

8AM - 10PM
CIRCULATION SECTION WORKING DAYS MON - FRI 8.45AM - 5PM
SATURDAY 8.45AM - 4PM
DIGITAL LIBRARY / E-LIBRARY WORKING DAYS MON - SAT 9AM - 5PM

LIBRARY STAFF

SL No Name Designation Qualification
1 Mr. Satheesh V Librarian B.Com, M.LISc
2 Mr. Yogish Rama Gowda Asst. Librarian BA, M.LISc
3 Mrs. Chandrika Shetty Asst. Librarian D.Lib, M.LISc
4 Mrs. Sushma SDA BA
5 Mrs. Diana Sequeira FDA BA
6 Mr. Hariprasad Attender  SSLC
7 Mr. Nagaraj Moily Attender  PUC

LIBRARY RULES

  • The Library is primarily intended for the use of students and staff of this College.
  • Enter your name and Sign in the register kept at the entrance counter before entering library
  • Users shall have to produce the Identity Card on demand and sign in the entry register without fail.
  • Users shall maintain decorum order and silence in the Library.
  • No discussion permitted inside the library
  • Dress code is compulsory.
  • Making noise, spitting, and using electronic gadgets are strictly prohibited.
  • Do not mutilate, disfigure, and deface by writing, underlining sentences or any such thing in the Library books.
  • Reference Books, Magazines, Periodicals, Newspapers are meant for reading in the Library only.
  • Leave the library books / Journals on the table after reading.
  • Comply with library rules, library membership card can be recalled at any time.
  • Library membership and borrower cards are not transferable.
  • Each Borrower Card will enable the member to borrow one book at a time and he/she will be responsible for the book drawn on this card.
  • Loss of Borrower Card and library membership card shall be intimated to the Librarian in writing. Duplicate card will be issued at the cost of Rs. 100/- per Borrower card.
  • Please check while borrowing the book for any damage and report it immediately.
  • A fine of Rs.5/- first 7 days, after 7 days Rs.10/- per day will be levied after the specified due date.
  • In case of any books lost, damaged, defaced borrower has to pay the penalty/fine.
  • CD/DVD’s and Periodicals will be issued for overnight on demand.
  • Use of Mobile Phone is strictly prohibited within Library.
  • Digital Library should be used only for browsing and downloading e-learning resources and not use to play computer games and for browsing unwanted content.
  • Do not keep Money purses, Valuable materials, Laptops and any kind of electronic gadgets in the Property Counter.
  • Do make sure you know what library materials you have borrowed. Return them on time to avoid fines and as a courtesy to others.
  • To obtain “No Dues Certificate” from the College, members should return all books borrowed, pay overdue charges if any and surrender the borrower’s cards/library membership card to the library.
  • Do ask Library staff for help in any situation. Don’t hesitate! Library belongs to you.

LIBRARY SERVICES

  • Lending Service : Each student is eligible to borrow 2 books and each staff is eligible to borrow 6 books at a time
  • Book Bank Services : Each student is eligible to borrow 2 books for each semester
  • Reference Service : Print version of Technical journals and Reference books, VTU Preview Question Papers.
  • Online Catalogue : Author, Title, Subject and Publisher wise search facilities is available on OPAC
  • Reprographic Services : Xerox facility is provided for students and faculty
  • Current Awareness Service : Important local and National news papers are scanned, clipped, and maintained.
  • Digital Library : Library is equipped with total 10 computers and all are connected through Local Network. These computer are having Internet facility, students can use the same for academic purposes.
  • User Education : Library Orientation program for new users.

DIGITAL LIBRARY

IEEE - http://www.ieeexplore.ieee.org
ASMEhttp://asmedigitalcollection.asme.org
ASCE - http://ascelibrary.org
TAYLOR AND FRANCIS ONLINE http://tandfonline.com
KNIMBUS DIGITAL LIBRARY & REMOTE ACCESS SOLUTIONhttps://new.knimbus.com/

SELF LEARNING & E-LEARNING RESOURCES

NPTEL -  http://www.nptel.ac.in
NDL - https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in
KNIMBUS VIDEOS - https://new.knimbus.com
VTU E-Learning -  www.videos.vtu.ac.in
GREAT AUDIO BOOKS FOR FREE - http://www.openculture.com/freeaudiobooks

SOME IMPORTANT LINKS TO OPEN ACCESS DATABASES

SI NO Publisher URL
1 Math World http://mathworld.wolfram.com
2 J-Gate (Open) http://www.openj-gate.com
3 Friends Science Publishers http://www.fspublishers.org/
4 Indian Academy of Sciences (IAS) http://www.ias.ac.in/
5 In-Tech Open Access http://www.intechopen.com/
6 Hindawi Corporation http://www.hindawi.com/
7 Public Library of Science (PLoS) http://www.plos.org/
8 High Wire Press Archives http://highwire.stanford.edu/
9 De Gruyter Reference Global http://www.degruyter.com/
10 Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) http://www.doaj.org/
11 Cochrane Library http://www.thecochranelibrary.com/
12 Copernicus publications http://publications.copernicus.org/
13 Current Science http://cs-test.ias.ac.in/cs/
14 J-Stage https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/
15 Pub-Med Central http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
16 Scholarly Exchange List http://www.scholarlyexchange.org/
17 Scientific Research Publications http://www.scirp.org/
18 Open Educational Resources http://www.oercommons.org/

LIBRARY STATISTICS :

Total Area 700 Sqmtr
Seating capacity 180 Nos
Books - No of Volumes 17546
Books - No of Titles 3083
Books - Lending Section 14453
Books - Reference Section 3093
Technical Journal & Magazine’s
(National 30, International 8)
38
General Magazines 10
Newspaper - Total No of News Papers 8
CD - ROM 1288
Books Classification DDC 22
Library Automation Software EasyLib
Type of Internet Connection BSNL & AIRTEL
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