About Library
The library is the art of the academic centre at SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University), Vadapalani Campus. It is designed to meet the information needs of SRM Institute of Science and Technology. The Library has large collections of books, CDs, Journals and Magazines covering various branches of Engineering & Technology, Science and Humanities and thier related fields. The library is located in ‘C’ block, 1st floor, ‘D’ wing covering an area of 7500 sq.ft. with seating a capacity of 150. It is fully air – conditioned.
Vision
To enrich the library as Knowledge Resource Centre to experience an effective and innovative engineering and management Education.
Mission
To inspire learning and discovery of engineering and management Information Resources through knowledge networking.
Objectives
  • To serve user community by providing right information at the right time.
  • To enhance the availability of digital repository of teaching and research materials at any time anywhere to users with Information and Communication Technology.
  • To inspire learning and discovery through Science and Technology Information Resources, by providing a global connectivity to digital networks with learning resources.
Library Services
Library operations at the Vadapalani campus are computerized and barcode technology has been implemented. Among the many services rendered to users are
  • Issue / Return / Renewal of Books and CDs
  • Reservation of Books
  • Reference Services
  • Institutional membership & Inter Library Loan (ILL)
  • National Digital Library of India (NDLI)
  • Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) for Book Search
  • Old Question Papers for Reference
  • Access to E – Journals through Remotex in Kattankulathur
  • Reprographics Facilities (Xerox)
  • Dissertation’s and Project Reports are digitized and uploaded in DSpace
  • Equipped with reading halls with reference section
  • Organization of Book Exhibitions / Display of new books.
  • Organization of Book Review / Book Talk Sessions
  • TURNITIN Plagiarism detection software
  • Research supportive service
  • Digital library Service (Digital Knowledge Centre)
  • Users can also submit their suggestions / grievances through general interaction, making an application, and through e-mail to
    librarian.vdp@srmist.edu.in
  • Proper system of obtaining, analysis and action pertaining to feedback from the Users of library services.
  • Well protected with CCTV security systems.
  • Wi-Fi enabled with library building
Working Hours

Library Timings

The library working hours are as follows :-

  • Week Days :– 7.50 AM to 8.00 PM
  • Saturday :– 9.00 AM to 4.00 PM
  • Sunday :– 9.00 AM to 2.30 PM

Holidays

All Government / University holidays will be observed as holidays.