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CENTRAL LIBRARY

LICET Library established in the year 2010 and it serves the students and teaching fraternity of the LICET. The Central library has a collection of about 31937 books while the department library has 9921 volumes of book. Nearly 2500 books are reference books (Handbooks, Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, etc.). The library also has 1285 CDs/DVDs and subscribes to 55 printed journals and E- Journals like IEEE, ASME, Springer, Elsevier Science Direct etc. The library has been actively meeting the needs of the students and faculty members.



LIBRARY COLLECTION

CENTRAL LIBRARY BOOKS

31937

TITLE

7452

DEPARTEMENT LIBRARY BOOKS

9921

PRINTED JOURNALS & MAGAZINE

55

NEWS PAPER

5

NON BOOK MATERIALS

1285 CDs/DVDS

E-JOURNALS PACKAGE

  • IEEE (ASPP)
  • ASME DIGITAL LIBRARY COLLECTION
  • SPRINGER (COMPUTER+ ELCTRICAL ENGINEERING
  • ELSEVIER (SCIENCE DIRECT)

INSTITUTIONAL MEMBERSHIP

  • ANNA UNIVERSITY
  • DELNET
  • BRITISH COUNCIL
  • NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY (NDL)

FACILITIES


SYSTEMS USED
  • Classification – Dewy Decimal Classification (DDC)
  • Cataloguing – Anglo American Cataloguing Rules (AACR 2)
  • Provision of Web OPAC Information Management
  • Circulation Management – Bar coded user cards

RESERVATION & RENEWALS
  • Online reservation can be done for a book, which is already lent out. Reserved books are kept separately in the circulation counter for 1 day for each member. The reservation lapses automatically after a day and the next person gets the chance.
  • Renewals is allowed only when there is no claim by others. It is done only when the book is physically brought to the library for stamping the due date

CIRCULATION SERVICES
  • Circulation Section manages issuing, renewing and return of books
  • The privilege of borrowing books from the library is restricted to the LICET community only
  • Faculty and student can enroll as library members by filling the membership application form & submitting the same along with photocopies of the institutional ID card
  • Students should submit the membership application after obtaining their multipurpose institutional identity card
  • OPAC Login can be done with Student ID and Password
  • Students should personally borrow books at the Circulation Counter
  • The member should present his/her ID card when borrowing books, failing which they are refused to issue books
  • Transfer of books is not permissible

REFERENCE SERVICES

Reference books, serial publications, reserved books, thesis & dissertations, CD/DVD, loose issues & bound volumes of periodicals are not for circulation.
The members can approach at the enquiry desk for any query and get help regarding the library collections, catalogue, and availability of any document or any other facility of the Library.


INTERNET ACCESS FACILITY

All bonafide members are entitled to access electronic resources through campus network. However, bulk copying, systematic downloading or use of such electronic materials for commercial purposes and other such usages which are in violation of IPR rules or other relevant rules and regulations of the country, is strictly prohibited. Strict actions will be taken, if any breach of law is detected.


PHOTOCOPY SERVICES

Central library provides photocopy services through commercial vendor within the library and college premises on payment basis.

Membership Category

S. No

Category

Eligibility

Period

Renewal

1

Faculty

4

5 months

Nil

2

Students

2

15 days

1

3

Non - teaching

2

15 days

1


Department Library

S. No

Category

Eligibility

Period

Renewal

1

Faculty

4

5 months

Nil

2

Students

2

5 months

Nil

3

Non - teaching

2

5 months

Nil


Overdue Charges

- After due date, per day One rupee per book
- After due date, per day (Department Library) Rs.5 per book



Rules

The users enter after swiping their ID card in the entry machine kept at the security counter. Similarly, when they leave the library, the leaving time should also be entered in the gate entry register

Silence must be observed inside the library and loud talking is prohibited in all parts of the library. As the library is the place of individual study and research, members should conduct themselves in such a way so as to maintain an atmosphere conducive to this

Use of mobile phone inside the library is not permitted. Photography/videography inside the library is prohibited generally

Books should be handled with care. Marking on books is most objectionable and may lead to cancellation of membership privileges

Our Library is following open access system and hence the members have the privilege of direct access to books

After use, the book may be left on the nearest table and the same will be shelved by the library staff

Members utilizing the internet browsing facilities only for academic purpose, should enter the member number, name, login time and logout time in the register kept for this purpose in the respective section

For better use of the Library, members can seek the help of the Library staff. Any infringement of the above will render the privilege of admission to the library and borrowing of books from the library liable to forfeiture

 

Expectation

Maintain discipline in the library and form queues at circulation counter

Carry ID Cards at all times & produce them on demand

Pay attention to the library notice board

Discourage friends from other colleges

Show the documents which are being taken out of the library to the staff at the check point

Contact the staff on duty for any queries

Keep the Library premises tidy

 

Don’ts

Move books/journals, chairs/tables from their place

Replace the material. Please remember the document misplaced is document lost

Write in a book/journal and on the library document

Give ID cards to others

 

General Instructions

Identity card should be shown at the checkpoint on demand

Leave your bags, handbags and personal belongings at the depository

Show the documents, which are being taken out of the Library, to the staff at the checkpoint

Books on loan can be recalled at any time irrespective of the period of loan at the discretion of the Librarian

Library users are strictly prohibited from taking the borrowed and stamped books again inside the library

Membership Cards are not transferable

Books will be issued subject to availability only

Absence from the college will not be allowed as an excuse for the delay in the return of books

Under special circumstances, the Librarian may refuse the issue of books or recall the books already issued from any member without assigning any reason thereof

Fine structures are displayed on the Library Notice Boards

If the due date falls on a holiday for the Library, the next working day will be taken as the due date

Bound volumes and unbound issues of periodicals, reference books, damaged books and CD-ROMs are not issued on loan

Before leaving the counter the members must make sure that the books lent to them are in good condition and if not, they must immediately bring the matter to the notice of the staff on duty at the circulation counter. Otherwise they shall be held responsible for any damage discovered afterwards

Books should be handled with care. Marking on books is most objectionable and may lead to cancellation of membership privileges. Our library is following open access system and hence the members have the privilege of direct aces to book shelves including reference. A book could be freely taken out of the shelves, but on no account should it be reshelved by the members as it leads to misplacement of books. After use, the book may be left on the nearest table and the same will be shelved by the library staff

Loss of books on loan should be immediately reported to the librarian. Members are liable to replace such books or pay on amount five times equivalent the cost of the book. If one volume of a set is lost, the whole set will have to be replaced. The members are liable to pay the overdue charges as admissible, in addition to the cost of the book up to the date on which the loss was reported. If the book reported as lost is later found out and returned, then overdue charges will be collected from the due date

Internet facility can be availed by all category of library members with prior permission from the librarian. During library hour student should refrain from using computer facilities. They can access only the E-Journals subscribed and study materials

Library may accept donation of manuscripts, books, periodicals etc. from the donors. Such donations once accepted will become the absolute property of the college

Library members can make a printout copy of the articles from journals accessed in the central library

Loss of ID card has to be reported immediately

As each borrower is responsible for the book issued it is requested not to lend his card to others. Collect your ID cards without fail after returning the books from the circulation counter

No due clearance will be issued at the end of every semester after clearing all library due

Use the dustbins provided in the reading area

Note:

The above rules are intended to regulate the use of Library resources and will be reviewed periodically to meet the changing needs

Any changes in the rules or instructions or information to members will be notified on the library Notice Board as and when required



LIBRARY TIMING

Monday to Friday - 7.30 am to 7.00 pm
Book issue and return/renewal - 7.45 am to 5.00 pm




Dr. S. Gunasekaran, M.A., M.L.I.S., M.Phil., Ph.D.
Librarian

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