As Library is the heart of institution, it is being given priority since its inception in 1951. It is a well established and well ventilated library, which has been acclaimed as one of the best libraries in Andhra Pradesh. The foundation stone was laid by the Ex President Sri V V Giri.
The paradigm shift in higher education due to globalization has brought many changes in the libraries. As the focus is on the learner-centered learning, libraries have become more important than ever. Our Library has become user-friendly, sees that students make use of technology for their good, develops information focused on patron’s needs and tries to satisfy the higher expectations of information conscious user community.
The library has 60,529 volumes and 43 journals. It offers orientation to the new comers, prompt service to the users and guidance at every step. It offers Circulation services, clipping services, Information display and notification services, Reprographic services and internet facilities.
It takes feedback from students, maintains a complaint box. In connection with Library week celebrations, it organizes competitions in Book Review, Essay writing, singing, debate etc annually. It gives Optimum User of the Library award every year. With the help of the Library Committee, the librarian enriches the library in every way. Once the institution has become autonomous and accredited by NAAC, Library follows the guidelines of the UGC. Giving importance to ICT, It has automated to a great extent.
|Books||: 60529||Text Books||: 25000|
|Reference Books||: 5000||Back Volumes||: 57|
|Journals / Periodicals||: 43||Foreign Journals||: 01|
|Competitive Examination Books||: 1000||Book Bank Books||: 1000|
Mrs M Sri Vani , B.SC, MLISC, MA (Eng) MA (Sociology) SLET, Lecturer in Library and Information Sciences completed one Minor Research Project and now is pursuing research. She participates in National/ International seminars and presents papers. The Department organized a National seminar on “The Functioning of Academic Libraries”. It arranges guest lectures and the librarian delivers guest lectures.