Vision / Mission

Vision


The vision of the PSCMRCET Library is to provide users seamless access to onsite and world-wide information services and to support the delivery of the information with a creative internal network of human and material resources.


Mission


  • Developing, organizing, and maintaining a collection that attempts to meet the needs of users.
  • Developing and strengthening working relationships with faculty, students, and staff.Providing instruction that enables users to access and evaluate information resources.
  • Participating in or responding quickly and creatively to the development of relevant technologies and standards.
  • Encouraging and supporting the professional growth, individual growth, and job satisfaction of staff members.

About Library:


PSCMRCET CENTRAL LIBRARY The Central Library, PSCMRCET is one amongst major technological libraries in the area of engineering and technology. The Library was established in 2008. Located in the western wing of the block, the central library has a floor area of more than 600sq. ft. The Library is well equipped with modem facilities and resources (print and electronic) in the forms of Books -22698, Titles - 3482, Journals - 102, Magazines – 21, Project Reports- 1384, Mini Projects- 318, CDROMs, DVD-ROM - 658, Previous question papers, SC & ST Book Bank Books - 2102 and Eight Online Databases etc.

Our library operations have been computerized using Ezlibrary software package. In addition to the central library, every department has its own departmental library. The Library has high speed Internet facility for 20 Systems with 100 Mbps dedicated network. All the Student and Staff Members can use the facility on Library working hours. All The E-Journals and articles can be downloaded in the Browsing Centre. For using the Browsing service. It has also developed a full-fledged Digital Library equipped with necessary modem equipment in order to provide various digital mode Library services. NPTEL facility (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) to access video lectures Digital Library section of the Central Library has developed an institutional digital repository using open source software D Space, which preserve the institute's intellectual output for campus wide access and digital preservation for the posterity. The central library is opened from 8.00 A.M. to 7.00 P.M on all working days. Reprography facilities are available in the central library for the benefit of the students. The digital Library section has 20 exclusive systems with internet connectivity; the students can browse the internet and can also download useful information, during their free time. Library & Information Centre provides uncompromising information and intellectual requirements to its students and faculty with an user-friendly approach. It offers a fully integrated and dynamic environment for conducting academic study. Multiple copies ensure that resources are easily available in Reference Section and Stock Section as well. Beside this, it provides Lending of books and journal back volumes, reservation of books, photocopying, CD/DVD and Internet services, etc. “An apple a day keeps the doctor away, Visit library a day keeps your mind fresh and update”



Library Timings:


On All working Days ->8.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.

Circulation Section ->8.30 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.



Library Services:

  1. Text Books
  2. Periodicals - Journals & Magazines
  3. News Papers
  4. Circulation / Book Lending
  5. Book Bank Service
  6. Digital Library - (E-Journals & NPTEL Video Lectures)
  7. Reprography Service(Photo copying Service)
  8. Reference Service
  9. Old Question Papers
  10. Project Reports
  11. New Arrivals

Library Rules & Regulations:


  1. Silence to be maintained.
  2. No discussion permitted inside the library.
  3. Registration should be done to become a library member prior to using the library resources.
  4. No personal belongings allowed inside the library.
  5. Textbooks, printed materials and issued books are not allowed to be taken inside the library.
  6. Using Cellular phones and audio instruments with or without speaker or headphone is strictly prohibited in the library premises.
  7. Enter your name and Sign in the register kept at the entrance counter before entering library.
  8. Show the books and other materials which are being taken out of the library to the staff at the entrance counter.
  9. The librarian may recall any book from any member at any time and the member shall return the same immediately.
  10. Library borrower cards are not transferable. The borrower is responsible for the books borrowed on his/her card.
  11. Refreshment of any kind shall not be taken anywhere in the library premises.
  12. The Library owns latest Samsung Xerox machine for Photo Copying purpose of the Library Members. Only Library related materials will be allowed to Xerox.

Admission to Library:

Students are allowed to library only on production of their authorized/valid Identity Cards.

Circulation Issue System:

Books will be issued on presentation of the library card along with the ID card. Students are instructed to check the books while borrowing and they will be responsible for any type of damage or mutilation noticed at the time of return. Faculty can borrow 6 books for semester. Students can borrow 3 books and they renew those books once in every 14 days.

Overdue Charges:

Books will be issued to the students for 14 days only. In the (last)first page slip is pasted and stamped mentioning the due date and the fine will be charged 1st @ Re.1, 2nd week @Rs.2, 3rd week @re.3 per day per book from the due date till the book is returned to library. If the issue date exceeds one month we will charge Rs. 100/- for each book.

Book Lost:

If the books are lost, then the borrower shall replace the new books of the same edition or latest edition or pay three time cost of the book after getting permission from the Principal/librarian.

Care of library borrower cards:

Take special care to maintain the library borrower cards. Do not fold, alter entries made on the cards, Members are responsible for the entire set of library borrower card issued to them.

No due Certificate:

Each student shall obtain No dues certificate from the library after returning all the books issued, surrendering the borrower’s cards and after paying outstanding dues, if any.

Care of Library Books:

Students are required to handle the books/ Journal very carefully; marking with pencil; writing or highlighting, tearing the pages or mutilating the same in any other way will be viewed very seriously. In such case reader shall be held responsible unless these are brought to the notice of the library staff at the time of issue.

Book Bank:

SC/ST students of college can become a member of the book bank giving application along with caste certificate; book bank will be issued 2 textbooks for each semester. Books shall be returned within two days after the theory examination, otherwise a fine of Rs.1/- per day will be charged.

Reference section:

This section has Encyclopedia, dictionaries, Text books reference books etc. which are only available for reference. User can make use of these resources.

Journal Section:

In this section journal, general magazines and News letter are available. They are arranged alphabetically. The latest issues are displayed on display rack and other previous issues are arranged in the drawer. Bound volumes of periodicals are arranged in rack alphabetically and are meant only for reference within the library.

Internet Access Facility:

The Library has high speed Internet facility for 20 Systems with 100 Mbps dedicated network. All the Student and Staff Members can use the facility on Library working hours. All the E-Journals packages and articles can be downloaded in the Browsing Centre. For using the Browsing service, the Member should enter the login time and logout in the digital library register.

Library Collections: