About the Library
The SVM Library established in the year 1964.All Students, faculty members of the institute are entitled to make use of the library facilities on taking library membership .The Library, besides having a huge collection of books on Arts, Science and commerce offers library services through its various Divisions.
“Libraries store the energy that fuels the imagination. They open up windows to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving our quality of life” ......Sidney Sheldon
Vision To become the best archive library and vibrant technical library with best practice for knowledge, acquisition, sharing and act as outreach to faculty and students.
Mission Library serves as a resource centre and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of document’s useful for faculty and students of the college and provides an efficient dissemination of knowledge.
Library Computerization
The library uses E-Lib software package which is an integrated multi-user library management system that supports all in-house operations of the library. The E-Lib consists of modules on acquisition, cataloguing, circulation, serials, article indexing and OPAC. The database of books available in the library is being updated on day to day basis with details of recently acquired books.
Bar Code-based circulation system
The E-Lib software has been successfully implemented for the circulation activities, by using the barcode. All the books of the library are bar-coded..

Circulation Rule:

  • General Books are issued to all eligible members as per their entitlements.
  • Loss of library book should be reported to librarian immediately.
  • A book can have maximum two renewals.
  • Borrowing facility will be withdrawn or restricted in case of misbehavior in library misuse of library books.
  • The reader has to check the condition of books while borrowing, in case the books are found damaged or spoil while returning, the reader has to replace the same as a new book.

Library Services:

* Document Acquisition         * Document Circulation/Reservation          * Reference Service          * Book Bank* Library Database(OPAC)                * Digital Library                   * * Inter-Library Loan Facility          *Awareness for Library Facilities and Services for Readers         *Reprographic Service 

Electronic Surveillance:
CCTV cameras are installed in all section of library as security measure.

Circulation Rule:

  • General Books are issued to all eligible members as per their entitlements.
  • Loss of library book should be reported to librarian immediately.
  • A book can have maximum two renewals.
  • Borrowing facility will be withdrawn or restricted in case of misbehavior in library misuse of library books.
  • The reader has to check the condition of books while borrowing, in case the books are found damaged or spoil while returning, the reader has to replace the same as a new book.

Library Timings - Monday to Friday  9.00 AM to 6.00 PM - Saturday 10.00 AM to 2 PM - During examination time: 9AM to8 PM

 

SL No
Resources
Quantity No of News Papers
01
Number of Books in the Library 55,559 English 3
02 Number of Periodicals/Journals Subscribed 25 Kannada 14
03 Number of Newspapers and Magazines 37

Magazines 19

04 Area of the Library 438.28 sqm Monthly English & kannada 11
05 Seating Capacity: For students - 125 Forth Nightly 01
    For staff - 20 Weekly English -3

 

  weekly Kannada 04
Membership

Category of Membership

No. of Books

Period of Loan

Students Under Graduate (BA)

03

15 days

Students Post Graduate (M.A MSc.M.Com)

05

15 days

Faculty Teaching

10

One Semester

Research Scholar

05

30 days

Non Teaching Staff

05

30 days

Students PUC

2

15 days