The Central Library in the campus is place of pride for SKS Group of Institutions, Durgapur. It is an essential component of the Institute’s outstanding research and education mission. It is a most lively place on the campus providing a safe, comfortable and friendly environment that enables learning and advancement of knowledge. The mission of the Central Library is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge resources and providing for value added services.
The Central Library is an Air-Conditioned and fully automated. It is well stocked and has excellent collection of books, journals and non book material in Science, Engineering, Technology, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management. At present, the Central Library has a collection of over 56100 volumes of books with 5824 titles of different subjects. Besides this, the Central Library has 1800 CD’s. The OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) has been made available in the library and any search viz. authors, titles, subjects, book no. etc. can be made through it. The students of SKS Group of Insitution can also access the books from the Central Library.
The Library receives 180 periodicals in print and 2260 e-journals. There is a separate section for the reference books. The seating capacity of the Central Library is for 500 students.
The Central Library has been networked with the DELNET and is a member of American Resource Centre, Kolkata to facilitate the resource sharing with other libraries and ILL (Inter Library LAN). As a member of IEEE, ASME, ASCE and SCIENCE DIRET (for biotechnology students), students have access to vast resource of reading through e-journals.
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