DEPARTMENT TIMINGS

Library Working Hours
9.00 AM to 5.00 PM
(Mon to Fri)
9.00 AM to 1.30 (Sat)


Circulation of Books
9.30 AM to 4.30 PM
(Mon to Fri)
9.00 Am to 1.30 PM(Sat)


  • DEPARTMENT OF LIBRARY AND INFORMATION CENTRE

    The JSS College Library and Information Centre was Established in the year 01-08-1983 and started functioning in the present city i.e. Kollegal, Later it has been shifted to the own campus in the year 1995.The Library and Information Centre got its own separate department in the magnificent block since 2005 with adequate area of 3419.46Sq.ft. The Library and Information Centre started functioning from 2006 with the same area. The building accommodates sections such as Stacks, Reference, Circulation, Periodicals, Technical Section, Digital Library, Learning Resource Centre, Librarian Chamber, Photo Copying Section, AV Aids Section and Office

    The Library and Information Centre has a collection of 12,829 Volumes in the year 2007-08 with 452 users and 55 staff members. At present, the Library has its stock about 17,823 Volumes of books and 72 current periodicals at national and state level as print copies to cover a wide range of subjects to facilitate users to access current academic and learning Literature. Presently the library has 1+2 library staff members serving 1224 members in addition, the academic community of other institutions and general public has been using the library resources. 

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    The library has organizes “The User Education / Orientation Programmes” to the students & Staff in beginning & between of every academic year.

    REFERENCE SECTION

    The reference section contains general reference like Dictionaries, Encyclopedias, Year Books, Directories, Gazetteers, Atlases, Maps, Handbooks, and Books on Competition, Entrance exams, Career development and personality development. ref

    PERIODICAL SECTION

     
    It maintains 58 subscribed periodicals and others periodicals are getting to the library to fulfill the current teaching and learning information can be accessed through these resources. lib

    NEWS PAPER SECTION

     
    It maintains 16 subscribed newspapers out of which10 are national and 6 are Regional, the current information can be accessed by these newspapers. lib

    SPECIAL COLLECTION SECTION

     
    A special collection of around more than 1600 books and other documents is organized and the access made to the users. List of books by subject wise is readily available with separate section for reference only. lib

    LIBRARY BIRD’S EYE VIEW

    Books in Library

    Number of Books

    TEXT BOOKS
    REFERENCE BOOKS
    COMPETITIVE BOOKS
    TOTAL NO OF BOOKS
    TOTAL NUMBER OF TITLES
    CURRENT INTERNATIONAL PERIODICALS
    CURRENT NATIONAL PERIODICALS
    CURRENT REGIONAL PERIODICALS 
    TOTAL NUMBER OF NEWSPAPERS
    HARDBOUND VOLUME OF JOURNALS
    NO OF COMPUTERS 
    INTERNET & INFLIBNET FACILITIES 
    SERVER
    OPAC 
    IN and OUT Management
    PHOTO COPYING
    PRINTER
    BARCODE PRINTER
    CDs
    E-BOOKS & E JOURNALS
    4350
    11873
    1600
    17,823
    11671
    02
    44
    26
    16
    152
    04
    03
    01
    01
    01
    01
    01
    01
    238
    5000+

    EASY ACCESS

    JSS College for Women Library and Information Centre is planning to implement easy search from the next academic year that will enable for the users’ entry, circulation, Stock verification, and stock rectification. 

    RESOURCES & FACILITIES

    SERVICES OFFERED

    »   Text books
    »   Reference books 
    »   Journals
    »   Magazines 
    »   News papers
    »   Biographies 
    »   Old Question papers 
    »   Dictionaries and
    Encyclopedias
    »   Gazetteers 
    »   Atlases
    »   Maps 
    »   Local History Guides
    »   Telephone directory
    »   CD-ROM
    »   E-Resource Centre with
    INTERNET
    »   OPAC
    »   IN and OUT Management Software
    »   INFLIBNET N-List Programme
    »   Information display
    »   Current Awareness Services
    »   Reference Services
    »   Circulation 
    »   Referral Services
    »   Chat with Librarian
    »   Photocopying Services
    »   Document Delivery Services
    »   Literature Search
    »   CD-Rom Services
    » Open Access to library members only
    » Computerized Library Services
    »   Easy Access through EASYLIB Software
    »   OPAC
    » INFLIBNET N-List Programme service
    » E-Resource Centre with Internet services
    »   Others

    MEMBERSHIP

    Faculty and students are eligible to become member to the Library 

    BORROWING FACILITY

    Each member is issued with a photo Identity cum Library Membership Ticket and books are issued for 15 days for students and 30 days for faculty. The number of borrowing books by members may vary from category to category. 

    BOOK BANK / DEPOSIT SCHEME FACILITY

    A collection of recent textbooks is available for circulation to the SC/ST or economical backward students to meet their examination needs. The books will be issued after payment of double the amount of the book cost, based on the recommendation of the HOD for a semester. Students who fail to clear their examination even after two attempts are not eligible for book bank scheme.

    Complete Automation Library & Easy search

    • Searching the whole collection through OPAC in EasyLib Software. 
    • Presently the library has introduced IN and OUT Management to the User for better service 

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    ORIENTATION CLASSES FOR FIRST YEAR PG & UG STUDENTS

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