Library

Library at a glance


 

Libraries are backbone of any civilized society and heart of any academic institution, thus the library at JK INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING also acquires a prominent place among the student and faculty. Situated in a two storied centrally air-cooled Building spread over an area of 2000 square meters & serving 1763 Members, it is a central place for academic and research activities. The library gas a well-equipped conference hall with the seating capacity of 150 for academic discussions and reading rooms for 300 users. The Library has a very rich collection of relevant books and journal. The total collection of the library is more than 200000 in main library, 5205 in General Book bank, 9057 in SCP Book Bank and 2805 received through donation During 2010-2011, 994 books were added in the library, The library services at JK INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING are provided to students, staff & faculty members for updating their knowledge and supporting the research and teaching/learning activities These service 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 literature bin the form of text books, reference books, reports, proceedings, abstracts & indexes, encyclopedias, data books, standard (National & international), Journals & database on CD-ROM Apart from adding the new programmes along with current one. Some new sections and services are also being started to make the library services of ISO 9001 standard.

Main Library

This section has a rich collection of more than 20000 books having 10 thousand unique titles, covering almost all areas of Engineering, Science & Technology.

Book Bank

The College runs a Book having a collection of 1200 books intended to assist students, from the economically weaker section of society, by giving text books to deserving students for the whole academic semester according to the framed for the purpose The college also runs a Book Bank having a collection of 5067 books specially meant for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe students who can borrow books from the Bank for the whole academic semester according to the rules framed for this purpose.

Reference Section

A large number of Encyclopedias, Handbooks, Standards, Reports, Proceeding, Abstracts & Indexes, Data Books, standard (National & International) are available in the Library.