A house of education is the tree with branches of various disciplines and a library at its root. At Aditya – Our library is a true treasure house with an abundance of knowledge and wisdom. The library continues to fulfill its role as the heart of the institution, despite the move away from print and towards electronic resources. The work the library undertakes contributes directly to the institution’s academic mission and to equipping students with the skills and knowledge they need to achieve academically and to maximize their employability.
The spacious, well stocked and stacked central library at Aditya has a vast and eclectic collection of books, journals, databases, audio-visual aids, CDs, DVDs, e-books, project reports, course material, classics and bound volumes of earlier examination papers. These make up a total of a massive 1,35,000 volumes, with nearly 15000 prominent titles and as many international journals.
Keeping in tune with the latest technology, the volumes are bar coded and maintained in the ‘Online Public Access Catalogue’ system, making it convenient for the students to check, from any desktop computer within the campus, the availability of the books and material they seek. The library also has Reprographic, print and scan facilities.
A digital library within the central library fulfills the electronic material needs of the students with a whopping 4500 video lectures and presentations by renowned professors of IITs and also Foreign Universities through the Unified Library Server. It has an institutional membership of DELNET, INFLIBNET.
The central library subscribes to all leading national and international journals such as the IEEE, ASME, World e-book library to help students and faculty members keep themselves abreast of the latest trends and developments in their respective fields.
Open throughout the day and half days on holidays, the library employs 23 qualifies and efficient librarians to cater to the needs of students, faculty members and research scholars.