The Central Library at the Ramapuram Campus was established in 2004, when the faculty of Engineering & technology started here. The library has an excellent collection of books covering science, engineering and humanities.
The fully air-conditioned Central Library is situated in the Ground floor of Main Block with the area about 8000 sq ft. and the PG & Architecture Library located in the Ground floor of the PG block. Designed to accommodate 180 users at a time, the library has various sections such as
The entire collection of books have been divided under their respective subject headings, and classified according to Universal Decimal Classification (UDC) scheme. The Library also subscribes to numerous print & online periodicals.
Highly qualified & efficient staff members are available to disseminate the best possible information services to users.
All Library operations at the Ramapuram campus are computerized and barcode technology has been implemented. Among the many services rendered to users are
The Library has an impressive collection of Standard & University prescribed text and reference books. Based on student needs & faculty recommendation, multiple copies of text books are bought and made available. Reference collections like Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, handbooks and conference proceedings are also available.
|Books||Total no. of Volumes||42250|
|Total no. of Titles||10,851|
|Other Resources||Back volumes||950|
Nearly 225 periodicals are subscribed every year as print version and more than 750 online journals have been subscribed through INDEST - AICTE consortium (Indian National Digital Engineering Science & Technology).
The Audio Visual hall has a dish antenna to receive the following educational and information channels:
EKLAVYA Technology Channel:
It is a channel dedicated to technical education and telecasts programs from various IITs in India.
UGC Gyan Dharsan:
A 24 hours educational Channel under the auspices of IGNOU.
A 24 hours world news channel.
NPTEL Video Courses: (National Program on Technical Enhanced Learning)
The main objective of NPTEL program is to enhance the quality of engineering education in the country by developing curriculum based video and web courses. This is being carried out by seven IITs and IISc Bangalore as a collaborative project and aided by The Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, Under the National Mission on Education through Information & Communication Technology. The Web & Video materials are available in the Library.
The SRM Ramapuram Library has membership in the following Institutional Libraries and Library Networks for sharing of resources.
The Library Internet section is connected to the 8 Mbps leased line hub of the Ramapuram campus. Around 40 systems are available for online resources access and browsing purpose.
All students, Faculty & staff members of the organization are members of the Library.
|Category of the user||No of books allowed||Duration|
|Teaching Staff||6||One Month|
|Lab Assistants||2||15 Days|
|Under Graduate||4*||15 Days|
|Post Graduate||4*||15 Days|
|Research Scholar||4||15 Days|
* Two more books will be issued in the meritorious category those who are securing CGPA of 8.00 and above.
The Library time schedule is as follows:
|Monday to Friday|
|Study/ Reference||8.00 a.m to 8.00 p.m|
|Transactions||8.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m|
|Saturdays & Sundays|
|Study/ Reference||8.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m|
|Transactions||8.00 a.m to 5.00 p.m|
|PG & Architecture Library|
|Monday to Saturday|
|Study/ Reference||8.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m|
|Transactions||8.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m|
* The Library will be closed on all government declared holidays.
Highly qualified & efficient staff members are available to disseminate the best possible information services to the users.
|NAME OF THE STAFF||DESIGNATION||EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION|
|Dr. R. Selvaraju||Chief Librarian||M.A., M.L.I.Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D.|
|Mr. G. Muruganantham||Asst Librarian||M.L.I.S. M.Phil.|
|Mrs. K. Kamatchi||Asst Librarian||M.L.I.S. M.Phil.|
|Mr. P. Karthikeyan||Asst Librarian||M.L.I.S. M.Phil.|
|Mr. I. Rajan Babu||Asst Librarian||M.L.I.S. M.Phil.|
|Mrs. N. Mahalakshmi||Asst Librarian||M.A., M.L.I.S.|
|Mrs. Sharmila||Library Asst.||B.L.I.S (MLIS)|
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