Central Library

Vision

KSRM College of Engineering is Located 7 K.M away from Kadapa town to Pulivendulla Highway in a calm and salubrious area of 35 acres. Four multi-storied RCC Structures measuring 26,700 sqm provide accommodation for the departments .. Added to this the Airport also very nearer to our college. The college was established in 1980. The Library is one of the important facilities and well developed with Digital Library and Reprographic facilities. A three storeyed Central Library of the college, the depository of Knowledge serves of the students, staff and faculty. The Library is so spacious that it can accommodate nearly 300 users at a time.
At Present the library has about 56,653 volumes and is constantly being strengthened by adding new literature in the from of encyclopedia, periodicals, Text books, Reference Books, Journals of national and International repute and CD-ROM. In addition to this, basic literature is also accessed for new Programmers’. Keeping in view the growing importance of this Treasure of knowledge it has completely been automated. The college runs a book bank for the benefit of students belonging to weaker sections, Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. Students of this category to the rules framed for this purpose. The Library is offering the following Services:

LIBRARY SERVICES:

    • DIGITAL LIBRARY
    • REPROGRAPHIC SERVICES
    • INTERNET SERVICES
    • OPAC SERVICES
    • NEWS PAPER CLIPPING SERVICES

     

     

CENTRAL LIBRARY SEATING CAPACITY:

Sl. No

S E C T I O N

SEATING CAPACITY

01

Reading Section

100

02

Reference Section

100         Total:300

03

Journals and News Paper Section

100

04

Digital Library

010

CENTRAL LIBRARY COMMITTEE MENBER

Sl. No

Name of the Faculty

Department

Designation

01

Dr.B.RamaBhupal Reddy

HOD Mathematics

HOD and Assistant Professor

02

Sri K V Prasad

Library

Librarian

03

Sri V Ramesh Babu

Civil

Assistant Professor

04

Sri J Balaji

EEE

Assistant Professor

05

Sri RV Sreehari

ECE

Assistant Professor

06

Sri U Pradeep Kumar

Mechanical

Assistant Professor

07

Smt B Monorama Devi

CSE

Assistant Professor

08

Sri A Ananda Rao

H & S

Assistant Professor

LIBRARY REPROGRAPHIC FACILITIES:


Sl. No

S E C T I O N

Seating Capacity

01

Xerox Machine

01

02

Printer

01

03

Bar Code Printer

01

04

Bar Code Scanners

02

 
Book Section and Procurement:
The Book and Journals are recommended by Faculty by using selection tools like Books in Print, Trade Catalogue, Publishers Catalogue and decision takes by the Library committee members and Librarian. In case of general and reference books students may recommend to the Librarian after obtaining necessary approval. Orders will be for procurement of Books with approved vender.
CLASSIFICATION SCHEME:
The Library has adopted Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC 22nd edition) scheme, which has been widely recognized by the AICTE.
LOCATING THE DOCOMENTS:

Books are arranged according to Call Numbers on the Shelves. OPAC facility has been provided to assist the users and faculty members in locating the books. The users can access the Database though Author, Title, Accession Number and Publisher.

ARRANGEMENT OF BOOKS:

The Library has adopted OPENSYSTEM. The Books are arranged as Text Books (Issue Books) and Reference Books (Only for Reading). The books acquired are accessioned, classified. After Procuring the list books are displayed for within 15 days.

Magazines and Newspapers

The Library receives 22 Magazines and 11 Newspapers and Employment News, Assignment Aboard Times that provide latest information regarding job Opportunities to the user community.

Newspaper Clippings:

Important information in Newspapers is Xeroxed, Handbooks, Current Technical Information etc.,

Reference Service:

Reference Section we have subject Books Dictionaries, Handbooks, Current Technical Information etc.,

Current Periodicals:

The Library subscribes to about 32 periodicals/Magazines both National, which are displayed branch wise on separate racks. The latest issue is displayed on the racks and back volumes are kept beneath the desk of the rack. Bulletins and Newsletters received on gratis/ exchange from different organizations and libraries etc., are arranged on separately for the benefit of the users.

Back volumes of Periodicals:

The loose issue of periodicals is withdrawn for binding as soon as the volume is completed. These bound volumes of periodicals arranged in the reference section in systematically. These are about 250 Back Volumes of Journals in different Branches.

LIBRARY SERVICE


GROUND FLOOR
Text Book Section
Circulation Section
Digital Library
Reprographic Services
Old Question papers
News paper Clipping Service
O P A C

FIRST FLOOR
Text Book Section
O P A C

     SECOND FLOOR
    Reference Section
    Periodicals Section
    Journals and Magazines section
    Project Reports
    Back Volumes of Journals

 

Sri.K.Venkateswara Prasad, M.A., M.L.I.Sc ., M.Phil.,(Ph.D).,

Librarian

 LIBRARIAN PROFILE


Name

K. Venkateswara Prasad

Date of Birth

02.01.1959

Education Qualifications

M.A., M.L.I.Sc ., M.Phil.,

Technical Qualifications

Type –Writing English High Speed and post Graduate Diploma in computer Education

Work Experience

23 Years

Date of Joining in KSRM College

01st June,2016
Previously Worked 15 years as a Librarian in Madina Engineering College, Kadapa
Worked in 08 years in C.P.Brown Memorial Library, Kadapa
Part- time Lecture in Rayalaseema Institute of Library and Information Science, Kadapa

Area of Specializations

Academic Library and Digital Library

Number of Conference, Seminars and Training Programs Attended

05

Contact Information:

Mobile:9985097794
Email: Kasturi.vprasad@gmail.com

S.No Name of the Staff

Designation

01 K.V.Prasad M.A., M.L.I.sc .,(Ph.D) Librarian
02 N.Ravi Sankar Reddy M.A., M.L.I.sc (Ph.D) Asst .Librarian
03 L. Chandra Sekhar  Reddy Librarian Technician
04 E. Jayanthi Data Entry Operator
05 K. Veera Swamy Attender
06 M. Arjuna Attender
07 E.V.Subbaiah Attender
08 B. Rama Mohan Reddy Attender
09 B. Kondaiah Attender

IEEE MEMBERSHIP


SI.NO

MEMBERSHIP

01

IEEE Membership

02

IEEE Transactions on power System

03

IEEE Transactions on power Delivery

04

IEEE Transaction on power Electronics

05

IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion

06

IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, paper-I:Regular paper

07

IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation

08

IEEE Transactions on Computer Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems

09

IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems

10

IEEE Transactions on Communications

11

IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking

12

IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems

13

IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems

14

IEEE Transactions on Information Theory

15

IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Systems

16

IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking.

 

Collections

DEPARTMENT WISE BOOK TITLES AND VOLUMES


SI.NO

BRANCH

VOLUES

TITLES

 

01

CIVIL

2450

234

02

CSE

5645

842

03

EEE

5235

813

04

ECE

6159

991

05

ME

7972

1119

06

H & S

7008

1259

07

GENERALS

22184

1535

 

TOTAL

56,653

6,793

NEWS PAPERS COLLECTION:


Sl. No

Name of the New Paper

01

The Hindu

02

Deccan Cronical

03

Business Line

04

Hans India

05

Andhra Jyothi

06

Eenadu

07

Saakshi

08

Vaartha

09

Praja Sankthi

10

Andhra Bhoomi

11

Andhra Prabha

 

ONLINE OUBLIC ACCESSING CATALOGUE (OPAC) SEARCH   
The Central Library provided two separate dedicated computers for searching online database of our collections through E Cap (Engineering College Automation Package) software close to the Criculation Counter, Users can search their respective documents through Author, Title, Subjects and Publishers etc. 

 

S.NO

Branch

National

International

e-Journals

01

CIVIL

18

18

 

02

CSE

11

24

Membership of

03

EEE

16

17

DELNET

04

ECE

23

13

 

05

ME

24

14

 

06

H & S

14

07

 

07

GENERAL

07

12

 

 

Total

114

105

 

 

DIGITAL LIBRARY DETAILS:
Digital Library consists if 10 Systems with Internet.

DELNET Collection subscriptions to access Electronic Resources (E-Journals:2896 and  E-Books:4280).

VIDEO’S AVAILABLE IN OUR LIBRARY

Sl. No

T I T L E

Total Number

01

NPTEL Video Lectures

1025

02

DVD’s ;C.D’s: Floppies

562

03

Question Papers  (All Branches)

209

04

News paper clipping

092

05

Back Volumes of National and International JORNALS (All Branches)

292

06

Back Volumes of Project Reports (All Branches)

562

 

LIBRARY RULES AND REGULATIONS

  1.  Transaction Hours: 09.00am to 5.00pm on all working days.
  2.  Each Student is allowed to loan three (03) books any time for a loan Period of 15 days.
  3.  A Student can extent a loan for two consecutive times each of 15 days duration.
  4.  A loan can be extended if renewal request is made within due date. A loan cannot be extended after the due date.
  5.  A loan is extended if there is no hold on that title.
  6.  Late returns will be levied late return fine. The Fine is one Rupee per day/Book. After 30 Days two rupees per day/book will be collected.
  7.  A Student can request a hold on a book. The book will be reserved for the student for Three days after its immediate availability. After reserve Period the books go to general pool and the hold become void.   

SPECIAL SERVICES

  1.  Photocopy facility is available on payment basis of 50 paise per copy in Central Library between 09 am to 05 pm.
  2.  Bibliographical Search from the Central Library Books Database System available.

GENERAL GUDELINES

  1.  Identify card is must for entering in to the Library and using the Library Facilities.
  2.  All the Readers must sign in the Gate register kept at the entry point in the Library.
  3. Maintain Silence in the Library.
  4. Do not displace books in racks. Each book actually located at the designated location.
  5. Members shall not engage in conversation in any part of the Library so as to avoid disturbance to other readers.
  6. Members shall not write upon, damage or mark in any book belong to the Central Library.
  7. Members are responsible for any damage caused by them to the books or any other property belonging to the Central Library.
  8. Members leaving the Library shall stop at the exit point so that materials borrowed or taken out if the Library by them will be checked.
  9. The members caught tearing of pages/stealing of books will be suspended forthwith from the Central Library facilitilies and further disciplinary action will be initiated against them by the college authority. 

LOSS OF BOOKS:
        If the Library book is lost the borrower has to submit a new book of the same title, author and same publication. If not, borrower has to pay as per the norms of the library.