JSS Academy of Technical Education


Library and Information Centre was established in the year 1998 to support the Educational and Research objectives of the institute by providing information in the field of Basic Science, Engineering, Humanities, management and related fields. The library is aims to develop a comprehensive collection of books,e-books, journals and magazines useful for the faculty, students and research community. The Library and information Center is fully automated and spread over 1260 sq. m. in air conditioned space. It has a seating capacity of over 350 students in the Reference section. The Library has good collection of books, journals, reports, and dissertation. Library is subscribing 134 international and national journals/magazines. In addition, it has five online full text databases of IEEE, ASME, ASCE, Science Direct, Springer, and EBSCO which contains more than 2795+ International e-journals and more than 10000 company profiles and business publications are provided for the benefit of the faculty and research community. Apart from subscribed resources more than 5000 E-books which are open sources in Engineering field made available through Library webpage by giving hyper link. Electronics resources can be accessed within the campus on wire and wireless medium.

The library offers services such as Book barrowing facility, Book Bank facility, User Orientation, News paper clipping, Inter Library Loan (ILL), Reprography service and Email alert service.

Library is using the KOHA an integrated Library Management software package with all the modules for library housekeeping operation. The online public access catalogue has more than 1. lakh records of books. Using OPAC, user can search the books by Author, Title, Subject and keywords. Also, the users can get information about the latest edition of periodicals, books and the status of the documents.

Library is a member of DELET. Besides all this, Library has implemented RFID technology for circulation and Security check and we have developed an independent library website wherein all information have been made available online to the user community.