Library is the heart of any academic institution. The CCET Library also acquires a prominent place among the students and faculty. The Library has a two storied building spread over an area of 400 square meters; it is a central place for academic and research activities. The library has a well equipped computer lab, air-condition reading hall with the seating capacity of 150. The library has a very rich collection of relevant books and journals.

The library services at CCET are provided to students, staff & faculty members for updating their knowledge and supporting the research and teaching / learning activities. These services are provided through the central library and departmental libraries. Keeping in view the fast changes in technology, the knowledge base of the library is updated regularly by way of adding new literature in the form of text books, reference books, reports, proceedings, abstracts & indexes, encyclopedias, data books, standards (National & International), Journals & database on CD-ROM.

The CCET Library has a rich collection of more than 26000 books having 7 thousand unique titles, covering almost all areas of Engineering & Technology and is open to all students & faculty members. A large number of foreign & Indian journals are being subscribed. The library has subscribed DELNET e-journals. Through DELNET students can access more than 2200 E-Journals on various subjects. Library Also subscribed World E-book Library collection for the benefit of Students.

To keep pace with ongoing technological changes the library records have been computerized for making it accessible to the faculty & students at their work places which not only save the time but also make the simultaneous multiple access of information which otherwise is not possible in print formats. Well known Library Management software namely SOUL 2.0 is being used for the automation of library services.

A well equipped computer lab is available to access e-resources for students and faculties. Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) of books, Journals CDs and Videos available in the library are accessible to the users on intranet. Several useful resources on engineering and technology available on internet have been identified and links are made available on the library Web page

The library being the member of consortia of Developing Library Network (DELNET) offers various facilities of member institutions through resource sharing. A Continuous Internet search is done for identification of new resource which is subsequently made accessible through library home page.

The library has also developed an institutional repository using Dspace open source software. The repository can be accessed on intranet. Project reports, E-Books, Theses and Dissertations, Faculty publications can access through the repository.


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