Library

LIBRARY

Introduction

The KLE College of Science and Commerce Library, with its excellent collection of books, periodicals and multimedia and a variety of services, acts as a support and inspiration to its teaching and learning community
The library was established in 2013, the same year when the college came into being.. It has a carpet area of about   3050 sq ft.
The library is located on the first floor and is made easily accessible from all corners of the college premises.
The entire library is in under electronic surveillance.

Working hours:

Monday to Saturday – 7.30 am. To 6.00 pm.
Sundays and holidays-Library remains closed

Library Collection:

  • Books      =   6050
  • Reference Books = 1078
  • Specimen copies = 221
  • Donated Books =   521
  • Book Bank Books:  700
  • Maps   = 4
  • Journals/Magazines = 30
  • News Papers – 11

E- RESOURCES:

E- BOOKS = 143

C D Rom = 61

Library Services:

  • Circulation of books and reading material
  • Current Awareness Service
  • Reference Service
  • Library Orientation
  • New Arrivals Display
  • News Paper Clipping
  • Past Exam Papers
  • Book Bank Scheme 

Specialized Services:


Project guidance
External Membership
Institutional Membership of American centre Library (Dosti House)

Computerisation of Library:

The Library has installed SOUL software developed by INFLIBNET. The process of automation is in progress.

Library Committee:

The library committee plays an advisory role in all library matters. The committee meets twice a year and informal meeting of the members are held as and when required. The committee also meets the principal to seek his approval and guidance as far as important issues are concerned.

Healthy Practices:

Best Reader of the year Award for:

  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Teaching Staff
  • Non teaching Staff

Library Rules and Regulations:

  • I Card should be compulsory for entering into the library.
  • Members are requested not to bring their belongings inside the library, bags and other belonging to be kept on the shelf kept outside the library.
  • Enter your name and Sign in the register kept at the entrance counter before entering inside the library
  • Silence should be maintained. No discussion permitted inside the library.
  • Using Cellular phones and audio instruments with or without speaker or headphone is strictly prohibited in the library premises.
  • Library borrower cards are not transferable. If the membership card (Library Card) is lost, the Librarian shall be informed immediately. In genuine cases a duplicate card may be issued on payment of Rs.25/
  • All students are allowed to borrow only one book at a time for period of 7 days. There will be a fine of Rs. 5.00 per day after due date.
  • Books Borrowed should be protected from RAIN, DUST, INSECT, etc
  • Readers should not deface, mark, cut, mutilate or damage library resources in any way. If anyone is found doing so, he will be charged the full replacement cost of the resource.
  • If an issued book is lost / damaged, it is to be either replaced with latest edition or pay the cost of the book after getting permission from the librarian
  • Reference materials should not be taken outside the Library
  • The Library reserves the right to call back any issued book/item at any time.