Welcome to KVET

About the Library

The College Library was established on 17th January 1994 and had just 739 volumes of books to start with. From then on the Library has consistently grown and today it has 28,485Volumes and 64 Periodicals are subscribed. The Library operations are mostly computerized, especially circulation of books and cataloging. This has made possible user - friendly self-checkout and self-check-in procedures andweb-based OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue).We have spacious Reading Halls, Stack Rooms, Rooms for the Librarian, Library staff and different sections of the Library. It has all equipment's essential for computing, printing and reprography. The Library is fully automated. A Bar-Coding Technology and ID Card Scanning systems are in placed.

Departmental Libraries

For immediate reference by staff, students and research scholars all the Departments have departmental libraries. Books from the Central Library have been transferred to the Departments depending on requirements.

Collections:

  • Books and Journals
  • Theses
  • NBM (Non-Book Materials like CD's, DVD's and Tapes)
  • Back volumes of journals


Printed Journals/ Periodicals:

  • Current Science
  • Resonance -Journal of Science Education
  • Journal of Bio Sciences
  • Indian Geo-Marine Science
  • Indian Journal of Experimental Biology
  • CSIR News
  • Journal of Genetics
  • Medicinal & Aromatic Plants- Abstracts
  • Advanced Biotech
  • Indian Journal of Biotechnology
  • Scientific Transaction in Environment and Technovation
  • Research Journal of Biological Sciences
  • Indian Journal of Biochemistry and Biophysics
  • Journal of Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Indian Journal of Chemistry-A
  • Indian Journal of Chemistry-B
  • Indian Journal of Pure and Applied Physics
  • Pramana-Journal of Physics
  • Sadhana-Journal of Engineering Sciences
  • Journal of Earth-System science
  • Bulletin of Material Sciences
  • Indian Journal of Radio and Space Physics
  • Indian Journal of Chemical Technology
  • E- Journal of Chemistry
  • Journal of Scientific and Industrial Research
  • Indian Journal of Marketing
  • Prabandhan: Indian Journal of Management
  • Harvard Business Review
  • Smart Journal of Behavior & Management Studies
  • Journal of Marketing
  • Journal of International Marketing
  • Indian Journal of Finance
  • Journal of Financial Services and Management
  • Linux Journal
  • Proceeding of Mathematical Sciences
  • Social Action
  • Women's Link
  • Legal News and Views
  • The Journal of English Language Teaching
  • University News Journals
  • Indian Literature
  • Littcrit


  • Magazines

  • Data Quest
  • Electronic Bazaar
  • Electronics for You
  • The Week
  • India Today
  • Sports Star
  • Frontline
  • Reader's Digest
  • GK Power
  • Wisdom
  • Tamil Computer
  • Tell me Why
  • Sri Rama Krishna Vijayam
  • Ungal Noolagam (T)


  • News-Papers

  • The Hindu
  • The Hindu (T)
  • The New Indian Express
  • Daily Thanthi(T)
  • Dina Malar(T)
  • Dina Mani(T)


  • Sections

  • Separate sections for Management Books/ Journals
  • Maintenance
  • Circulation
  • Reference
  • Completive Examinations
  • Periodicals (The periodicals sections consists of current periodicals and back volumes of journals and magazines since 1996. Research journals have been arranged subject-wise.)
  • Special Collections
  • Reprography


  • SERVICES

    The College Library is kept open from Monday to Saturday from 9.00A.M. to 5.30 P.M. during weekly days, the circulation of books and documents stops half an hour before the closing time 5.00 P.M. The library is kept closed only Sundays and public holidays.



    SERVICES PROVIDED TO THE USERS

  • Web OPAC,
  • ETD (Electronic Theses and Dissertations) – Shodhganga (UGC-Inflibnet)
  • E-resources access through e-ShodhSindhu (UGC-Inflibnet)
  • E-books access
  • DELNET service (Inter Library Lending and Document Delivery Service )
  • Bibliographic Compilation
  • Display of Current Events/Information
  • Internet Browsing / Online Resources
  • Live-News Facility
  • Newspaper Clippings
  • Reference (including CAS / SDI services)
  • Reprographic Services
  • Open Access Facility
  • Comfortable Reading Hall
  • E-Resources Access Service
  • E- Journal Access Service
  • E-Journal Remote Access
  • Ready Reference Service
  • Book Issue / Return Service
  • Competitive Exam Preparation Guidance
  • Thesis and Dissertation Reference
  • Periodicals and Printed Journals - Reference
  • Magazines and News Papers
  • Special Facilities to differently-abled Students
  • Previous Year Question Paper – Display & Photocopy
  • Non-Book Material – Access


  • BOOK EXHIBITIONS

  • Conducting book exhibitions twice a year
  • Inviting book publishers and distributors to display the recently published books for the benefits of students, staff and the library.
  • Book selection facilitated for faculty members and the students are interested in buying books
  • Attracting Discounts offered credit purchased overnight facilitated.
  • It also helps in encouraging the faculty for active participation in collection development