Affiliated to Anna University Chennai, Tamil nadu, India.Approved by AICTE.

Central Library

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CENTRAL LIBRARY

Dr.Mahalingam College of Engineering and Technology has a good library for the benefit of students and faculties. The Central Library has good collection of books, journals, CDs and DVDs covering various branches of Engineering, Technology, Science and Humanities and other related fields. It is fully air conditioned and automated. It contains Lending Section, Reference Section, Journal Section, Gratis Section and Gandhi Study Centre. The transactions are carried out using Bar code Technology. It has memberships with Delnet, IETE and ISOI for resource sharing.

Physical Infrastructure

S.No

Section

Area (In Sq.M)

1

Lending Section

710.04 Sqm

2

Reference Section

374.72 Sqm

3

Journal Section

223.14 Sqm

4

Gratis Section

147.90 Sqm

5

Gandhi Study Center

289.96 Sqm

Total

1745.76 Sqm

Number of Shelves

2130

Number of Reading Tables

59

Number of Journal Cupboards

284

Seating Capacity

400

Library Timing

Lending Section

Monday to Saturday

8.00 am to 9.00 pm

Sunday & Holidays

9.00 am to 1.00 pm

Circulation Timings

Monday to Saturday

8.15 am to 7.00 pm

 Sunday & Holidays

  9.15 am to 12.00 pm

Reference Section

Monday to Saturday

8.30 am to 7.00 pm

Sunday & Holidays

Closed

Gratis Section

Monday to Saturday

10.00 am to 6.00 pm

Sunday & Holidays

Closed

Journal Section

Monday to Saturday

10.00 am to 7.00 pm

Sunday & Holidays

Closed

Gandhi Study Center

Monday to Saturday

9.30 am to 4.30 pm

Sunday & Holidays

Closed

Library Collection

Books

72019

Titles

35021

Non-Book Materials(CD, DVD etc.,)

5149

National Journals

73

International Journals

73

Magazines

28

Back Volumes

3796

Newspapers

10

Newspapers

S.No

Name of the Newspapers

1

The Hindu

2

The Indian Express

3

Times of India

4

Deccan Chronicle

5

Business Line

6

Economic Times

7

Dinamalar

8

Dinamani

9

Dinathanthi

10

The Hindu Tamil
UserServices

Reference Services

service_right_icon2   Internet Facility
service_right_icon2   Database Search through DELNET
service_right_icon2   Document Delivery Service (Digital & Printer)
service_right_icon2   Resource Sharing/ Inter Library Loan

Inside the Library

service_right_icon2   Open access facilities for textual documents
service_right_icon2   Provision of separate reading rooms for Students and Teachers/ Scholars
service_right_icon2   Reference Books, Competition exam books
service_right_icon2   Journals of National and International repute

Outside the Library

service_right_icon2   Lending for Home Study (only text books)
service_right_icon2   Borrowing Books/ Departmental Libraries

membership-bodies-2

service_right_icon2    ACM (Association for Computing Machinery), New York
service_right_icon2    DELNET (Developing Library Network), New Delhi
service_right_icon2    INDEST (Indian National Digital Library in Engineering Sciences & Technology), New Delhi
service_right_icon2    BCL (British Council Library), Chennai
service_right_icon2    SAE (Society of Automobile Engineers), Chennai
service_right_icon2    ACI ( American Concrete Institute) USA
service_right_icon2    ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) New York
service_right_icon2    ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers), Virginia USA
service_right_icon2    IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineering) New York
service_right_icon2    IETE (Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering) Delhi
service_right_icon2    IEEMA ( Indian Electrical and Electronics Manufacturer’s Association) Mumbai
service_right_icon2    JPC ( Joint Plant committee) Kolkata
service_right_icon2    ISOI ( Instrumentation Society of India) Bangalore