MLISc, MPhil, PhD
To provide the Hi-Tech library facilities and services to the users.
To serve as an information resource center and to develop a comprehensive collection to ensure an efficient dissemination of knowledge by utilizing latest Information and Communication Technology (ICT).
The main library is located in the entrance of the VKIT Campus, it has an independent & duplex building with separate & specious wings; the area of the building is 1318.95 Sq.mts. to house the Circulation & Digital Library Section, News paper Section and Reprography Section in Ground Floor, Reference & Technical Journals Section in 1st Floor with a total seating capacity of 180 members at a time. The total collection of the Library is over 27490 Volumes (Includes UG Library & PG Library 27490, Dept. Libraries 2000 and 13691 E-books) of reference and textbooks with 6550 titles. The Library & Information Centre subscribes to e-Resource databases through VTU Consortium, Belagavi. Besides this, it has over 400 bound volumes, 2000 learning CD-ROMS, several Data Books,3020 Project Reports,etc.,
The completely automated Library Management System has made it easy to all its activities through Bar-Code interface with Web OPAC facility. All the documents have been classified as per AACR II of Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) and systematically shelved on Open Access.
The modern Library & Information Centre provides uncompromising information and intellectual requirements to its students and faculty members with a user friendly approach. It offers a fully integrated and dynamic environment for conducting academic study. Multiple copies ensure that resources are easily available in Reference Section and Circulation Section as well. The Digital Library is set up by using open source Dspace Software to access the Institutional Repositories like e-books, e-journals, faculty publications, etc, by the students and staff members. Also, NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) facility is provided across the campus through the institute local network for unlimited access to Video Lecture and Web courses of eminent faculties from IISc and IIT’s in Engineering and Science subjects. In addition to this students and faculty members can access its peer contents directly from NPTEL website.
To cater to the wide range of information services to the users, VKIT Library & Information Centre has highly qualified, rich experienced and trained competent staff comprising 4 Professional staff members to serve the students community and faculty members.
Access to E-Resources please click the following link that directs you to the Publishers homepage:
|2||Springer Nature e -Journals||https://link.springer.com|
|3||Taylor & Francis (e-Journals)||https://www.tandfonline.com|
|4||ICE e- Journals||https://www.icevirtuallibrary.com|
|6||Elsevier e- Books||https://www.sciencedirect.com|
|7||Taylor & Francis (e-Books)||https://www.tandfonline.com|
|8||McGraw Hill Education e- Books||http://mcgrawhilleducation.pdn.ipublishcentral.com|
|9||New Age International e-Books||https://digital.elib4u.com|
|12||Knimbus(Digital library Platform and Remote access solution)||https://new.knimbus.com|
|13||Turnitin (Similarity check tool)||https://www.turnitin.com|
|14||Elsevier e- Books||https://www.emerald.com/insight/|
|II. NPTEL Video Lecture Content|
|III. National Digital Library of India (NDL)|
|1||National Digital Library||https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in|
|IV. Useful Link to Open Access Journals|
|1||Library Genius: scientific Articles||18.104.22.168/scimag|
|2||Directory of Open Access Journal||https://www.doaj.org/|
|4||Online Computer Library Center||https://www.oclc.org|
|Library Staff Members:|
|Sl. No||Name of the Staff||Designation|
|1||Dr. Manjunatha N, M.L.I.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.,||Librarian|
|2||Sri. Praveen S, M.L.I.Sc.||Assistant Librarian|
|3||Smt. Gayathri M, BBM, D Lib.Sc.||Library Assistant|
ACQUISITION & BINDING SECTION