Library

College Library
The Library has number of volumes of books and maintains open access facility for students and staff members, which include books, Magazines, Periodicals and scientific journals (national/ International). The library has a reprographic section to meet the requirements of students and staff. The College provides high speed leased line (2mbps) internet facility.

The College library Facilities

Library Working Hours:
08.30 A M to 5.30 P M Week days A library is a collection of information sources, resources and services in this repository of knowledge the information is acquired processed, arranged and disseminated. The main objective of library is to cater to the literary needs of the users.

Collections
The library of YIT is pretty rich in its collection of books catering to the branches of knowledge especially in engineering. There is a collection of more than 10,000 books (Text, Reference and General) in the library. The periodical section enjoys the subscription of more than 100 journals and 10 magazines (Technical and General) along with the prominent dailies.

Library Sections

Arrangement:
Library has open shelf system keeping in mind the objective of easy access to the document all the books have been arranged branch wise/subject wise.

Digital Library:
The library uses Smart campus software package which is an integrated multi-user library management system that supports all in – house operations of the Library. The Smart campus consists of modules on acquisition, Cataloguing, Circulation, Serials, article indexing and OPAC. Retrospective conversion of bibliographic records has been completed and more than 10,000 bibliographic record of books available in the library, can now be accessed through the Smart Campus OPAC. The database of books available in the library is being updated on day to day basis with details of recently acquired books. The editing and updating activities are in progress.

We are living in an age of information explosion where it has become almost impossible for any library or information centre to acquired and store all the literature even in single field. A digital library is a library where reading material is kept in the form of CDs, DVDs, and databases and in other microforms and the same is accessed with the help of computers. Our digital library has 38 well equipped computer system and more than 450 CDs covering various subjects.

The continuous developments in information and communication technology (ICT) have had a far reaching impact on library and information institutions and services worldwide. Information is dynamic and unending resource that affects all disciplines and all walks of life.


Usha S.P 
Chief Librarian 
D libsc, B lisc, M.A, M.lisc (Ph.
D)


Hemalatha.K 
Asst Librarian 
Dlibsc, B.A, Blisc