KONGUNADU ARTS AND SCIENCE COLLEGE (AUTONOMOUS)

Institution Affiliated to Bharathiar University

G.N.Mills Post, Coimbatore - 641029, Tamil Nadu, INDIA

  • Re-accredited by NAAC with 'A' Grade 3.64 CGPA (3rd Cycle)
  • College of Excellence (UGC)
  • Co-Educational Institution Approved by UGC, New Delhi

LIBRARY RESOURCES

Total Number of Books 82,000
Total Number of Periodicals 345
Back Volumes collection 3,673
Thesis & Dissertation 1238
CD & DVDs 5,408
Computer 42
Laptop (including Apple Macbook Pro) 3
Main server with 3 TB HDD 1
Antivirus Server 1
Smart Card Production Machine (Printer) 2
Digital Display (Flash News, Circular, Library & Information Centre Updations, Facilities, etc.,) 2
LCD Projectors 2
Colour TV 2
Colour TV 2
Blue Ray Player 2
Barcode Data Collector 1
Voice Recorder 1
Fire Extinguisher 2
Digital Camera 3
CCTV Cameras 26
Colour Printers 2
Laser Printers (Mono) 3
Laser All in One Printer 3
Moving Display 1
Bar code Printer 2
Xerox Machine 3
Bar code Scanner 6
Token display with timer (Audio and Display) 1
Interactive cum Smart Board 1
LED TV with Home Theater & Blue Ray Player 1 set
Video Camera 1
Photo Printer 1
iPad (Apple) 1
Tablet PCS (Lenova & iball) 2
Network Storage Device for Backup (3TB) 1
UPS 10kva with 52 batteries (APC) 1
Scanner (Image) 4
Qnap Storage Devices
1

Database:

  • N-list - inflibnet (31,35000 e-books)
  • CDJ Law Journals
  • NDL (national Digital Library 85,00000 e-books)
  • DELBET
  • Swayam (UGC-TV Channel)

RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Process is going on

SERVICES

The following services are available in the Library and Information Centre from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM.

  • Barcoded circulation(Issue, Return and Renewal).
  • Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC).
  • Internet browsing with Wi-Fi.
  • Image Scanning & Barcode Scanning.
  • CD & DVD Access & Writing.
  • Barcoded User Entry System.
  • DELNET Access.
  • Indian Science Abstracts digital version.
  • Reprography (Xerox, scanning, print-out).
  • Digital photo, Lamination.
  • Total Barcoded ID Card preparation (Smart Card)/(Digital photo, Typing, Printing, Barcoding and Lamination etc.,)
  • Information services.
  • Audio - Visual service (Separate Dish for TV programmes, LCD projector, Wide screen, More than 5000 CDs, DVDs, Wi-Fi Internet etc.,)
  • Reference facility for outsiders.
  • Open Access System.
  • INFLIBNET Access. (N-list), DELNET Access, Infotrac IMC Collection, CDJ Law database
  • BMI (Health Information System)
  • Pearson Collections of E-Books
  • NDL (National Digital Library) access
  • NPTEL Video Lectures Access
  • Swayam (UGC/Lectures) TV Channels

RECOGNITION

The Library and Information Centre was recognized as a research centre by Annamalai University on 14.12.2005 for pursuing Ph.D., in Annamalai University.
The Library and Information Centre is upgraded as the Research Department of Library and Information Science from 2014 onwards (Full-Time as well as Part-Time).