Services Offered

LIBRARY AUTOMATION:

The Library functions are automated using an integrated Library Software called “LIBSYS” with the following main modules for the Library in-house operations:

  • Acquisition System
  • Cataloguing System
  • Circulation System
  • Periodicals
  • OPAC
  • RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) Library Security Systems and Technology has been adopted in the Library functions and services

WEBOPAC [WEB ON-LINE PUBLIC ACCESS CATALOG]:

The Web Online Public Access Catalog allows for the access of bibliographic databases of the books, Reports, CD-ROMs and journals available in the central library. The catalog includes a word-based search facility using Boolean operators that can narrow down a search to meet very specific needs. Additional features of this catalog are:

  • Periodic list of recent additions to the library.
  • Members can find the materials checked out to them.
  • Details of the status of the Books can be accessed while browsing and searching for information.

The WebOPAC can be accessed by using the Intranet facility available through LAN: http://library.nitt.edu:8080/webopac/

PHOTOCOPYING FACILITY:

Photocopying/Xerox facility (both colour and normal) is available for the users of the Library with a reasonable charge of 0.50 paise per page for Ordinary copies and Rs. 10/- per page for getting Color Xerox copies.

SPECIAL SERVICES

  • Bulletin Board service
  • Current awareness service
  • CD-ROM search service
  • Audio-Visual service (Educational cassettes)
  • Membership to external agencies and individuals
  • Holding British Council Library Institutional membership
  • Document Delivery Services through DELNET
  • Document Delivery Service (photocopies of articles) from IITs through JCCC interface for promoting research and development
  • Providing access to more than 6000 on-line e-journals through ESS Consortia and access to more than 600 Springer and CUP e-books service
  • General and Textbooks Reading services Document Delivery Service
  • Document Delivery Services have been provided through DELNET & JCCC@ESS consortia.