Library

Re-Accredited B+ by NAAC

Library and information Centre

Dr Muthamma A.R., M.L.I.Sc.,Ph.D

Librarian

 

Our Library

The Library of this college aims at developing a comprehensive collection of materials in the various streams of the college like Humanities, Commerce and Management providing vital support to the teaching and development of the institution. The library has adopted computerized method to facilitate users to access the library resources. The library has a collection of more than twenty four thousand three  hundred books and subscribes to various electronic resources through institutional memberships. More than 6000+ e-journals and 30,35,000+ e-books can be accessed under the project entitled “National Library and Information Services Infrastructure for scholarly content (N-List)” of INFLIBNET centre, Ahmadabad.

Objectives:

  1. To provide services that facilitates the use of the Library to acquire knowledge.
  2. To provide information resources those adequately support the curriculum of the teaching needs of the student and faculties.

Rules and Regulations

  1. Every student who wishes to use the Library shall scan her identity card at the entrance.
  2. Books will be issued to the students on all the days of the week.
  3. Periodic changes regarding the rules and regulations of the library will be put up on the notice board.
  4. Students will strictly adhere to the instructions and procedure of applying for and returning of the library books.
  5. Sub-lending of library books whether in or out of college is strictly prohibited.

Types of resources

  1. Textbooks
  2. General Books
  3. Competitive books
  4. Regional books
  5. Journals
  6. Back Volumes
  7. Newspaper
  8. General Magazines
  9. Dictionaries
  10. Encyclopedias
  11. Newspaper Clippings
  12. Online Catalogue(OPAC)
  13. INFLIBNET N-List Project
  14. E-resources

 

Services

  1. Access to 24441 printed Document
  2. Access to e-resources through NDL and Inflibnet Programme
  3. Using Bar-Code system for circulation Process
  4. Access to Audio/Video materials
  5. Internet Facilities
  6. Providing access to online catalogue
  7. Reprographic Facility
  8. Indexing and Abstracting facility
  9. Newspaper Clipping Facility
  10. Reference/referral service
  11. Book Bank Facility

Technological development:

  1. Automation of Library resources through easylib software.
  2. Using bar-coding system for circulation process.
  3. Automated house-keeping functions
  4. Using In/Out Mgt to track the user statistics.
  5. Inflibnet- n-list project to access to e- resources.

Library Statistics

 

Total No. of  Books 24302
Books purchased in the year 2020 158
Journals 18
Periodicals 43
e-Journals 6000+(n-list project)
e-books 30,35,000 (n-list project)

6,00,000 through NDL

Computers with internet facility 8
Photocopying machine 01
 Students Dissertation 64
Thesis 03

 

E-Journals

UGC INFONET E-JOURNALS

American Physical Society http://scitation.aip.org/publications/myBrowsePub.jsp#APS
Annual  Reviews http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/
Blackwell Publishing http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/
Cambridge University Press http://journals.cambridge.org/
Elsevier Science http://www.sciencedirect.com/
Emerald http://www.emeraldinsight.com
Institute of Physics http://www.iop.org/EJ/
J-STOR http://www.jstor.org/
Nature http://www.nature.com/
Oxford University Press http://www.oxfordjournals.org/
Portland Press http://www.portiandpress.com/pp/journals/default.htm
Project Euclid http://projecteuclid.org/
Project Muse http://muse.jhu.edu/
Royal Society of Chemistry http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/Journals/
SIAM http://epubs.siam.org/
Springer Link http://www.springerlink.com/

 

Taylor and Francis http://www.informaworld.com/

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHIC DATABASES

SciFinder Scholar http://www.cas.org/SCIFINDER/SCHOLAR/index.html
MathSciNet http://www.ams.org/mathscinet/
Royal Society of Chemistry (6 Databases) http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/CurrentAwareness/index.asp
ISID http://isid.org.in/
JCCC http://jccc-ugcinfonet.in  or  www.-ugcinfonet.in

 

RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS

 

Sl. No. Title of the Paper Name of the Journal/Bulletin. Publication Details
1 Awareness and use of electronic information resources in degree colleges of Kodagu District. Indian Streams Research Journal

5(6) pp 1-7

July, 2015

ISSN - 2230-7850

2 Professional Attitudes and Behaviour among library personnel in the colleges affiliated to University of Mysore. Golden Research Thoughts Journal

45(4) pp 1-9

October, 2015.

ISSN - 2231-5063

3 Perception of knowledge management among information professional in the academic libraries of Kodagu District Research Magma

International journal

 

1(8) pp1-10

October, 2017.

ISSN-2456-7078

Impact Factor-4.520

UGC Journal ID-63465

4 ICT Literacy for accessing E-resources available under N-list programme among the users of Cauvery College Virajpet, Kodagu District. Research Magma

International Journal

2(1)pp44-52.

March 2018

ISSN-2456-7078

Impact Factor-4.520

UGC Journal ID-63465

 

List of National/International Conference / attended and Presented Papers, Book Published

 

Sl. No Name of the National Conference Paper Presented Publication Details
1 Re-inventing and restructuring of public library system in India Community Information Service in the context of Public Library Service. 28th July 2012

 

ISBN: 978-81-921866-0-3

2 So-ference 2013: A national level social conference on Failures, Learning, Creativity, Case Studies best practices and success stories in LIS and related areas. Motivation and Job Satisfaction of the LIS Professionals. 19th & 20th October 2013.

ISBN: 978-93-819792-3-5

3 Academic Libraries: Challenges in the electronic era Job Satisfaction among the Library employees 27th & 28th September 2013. ISBN: 978-93-81195-66-6.
4 Democratization of Information Using ICT: Role of Libraries for Social Enlightenment (DEMICT-2014) Knowledge Management in an Academic Library.

 

24th & 25th January 2014.

ISBN: 978-93-82845-33-1

4 Democratization of Information Using ICT: Role of Libraries for Social Enlightenment (DEMICT-2014)  User Studies in academic college Libraries. 24th & 25th January 2014.

ISBN: 978-93-82845-33-1

5 Professional in Library & Information Services for user empowerment: Opportunities and Challenges (PROFUSE) 2017 User satisfaction towards library resources and services in degree colleges of Virajpet, Kodagu District: An evaluation studies 27th-28th

April 2017.

 

ISBN:978-81-8198-445-6.

6  

Published  Book

Title: Professionalism and Professional attitudes among Library Personnel SJK Publishers

978-93-82845-13-3