Library

CENTRAL LIBRARY

NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY KURUKSHETRA

The Library initially set up in 1965 has grown in size, collection and services. Presently NIT Kurukshetra has a very spacious Library with good collection of documents, which includes text and reference books, CD- ROMs and large number of Print & Online Journals and e-books. With its growing resources, space & services, the Library caters to the need of faculty, research scholars and students.

Library Collection

(as on 31.03.2022)

Library Books 53511
Book Bank 79028
Back Sets 7097
Standards 10097
CDs/DVDs 832
e-Books 11822
Thesis 5427
Total Documents 167814

Total Floor Area & Reading Space

The Library is a growing organism. To meet all the requirements, sufficient space has been added for stacking, reading and other services. The Library has a reading capacity for 600 readers and sufficient space for stacking new documents, digital library and Audio Visual Centre. The total area of the library at present is 36711sq-ft.

Book Bank Facilities

The Library Book Bank is one of the richest Book Banks in the country. All B.Tech, M.Tech, MBA and MCA students are given 6-8 books for full semester from Book Bank.

 

Library Hours

Reading Facilities

24 x 7 x 365

Stack & Circulation

All Working Days

08.30 AM to 05:30 PM

Saturdays & Holidays

10.00 AM to 05.00 PM

 

Library Automation System, Web-OPAC & Circulation

Library is providing automated services in all sections of the Library using KOHA Software. Database of the Library is updated regularly and Readers can search the documents using Web-OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) at: http://172.16.101.63

All the books are bar-coded and members are also given Bar-Coded membership cards for smooth circulation of documents in the Library.

Audio video Centre

The library has a fully air conditioned Audio visual center for Seminars, conferences, guest lectures, user awareness programs etc. with a seating capacity of 100 participants. It is also equipped with Video Conferencing facility.

Current Journals

The Library subscribes to 45 Print and Approx. 4200+ Online Journals in the field of Science and Technology. A number of complimentary copies are also received in the library. The list of these Journals, is displayed in Periodical Section of the Library and also available on the Library Intranet site http://172.16.0.52.

 

e-Shodh Sindhu (eSS)

The NITK Library is a core member of e-Shodh Sindhu Consortium set up by MHRD. Approximately 4200+ e-resources are subscribed/provided through the Consortium. To access online resources in the Institute premises, the library is providing services through internally maintained web server. All these resources/e-journals can be accessed through library Intranet site http://172.16.0.52.

 

E-resources

The e-resources subscribed by the library are as under:

E Resources Links

S.No.

Resources

 

E-resources provided by e-Shodh Sindhu

1

ACM Digital Library

 

2

ASCE Journals Online

 

3

ASME Journals Online

 

4

Economic & Political Weekly

 

5

JGate Plus (JCCC)

 

6

JSTOR

 

7

Oxford University Press

 

8

Springer + Nature

 

9

Web of Science

 

10

South Asia Archive (NDL)

 

11

World Library (NDL)

 

Directly Subscribed by the Institute

12

ACI MCP+ Journal

 

13

AIP (2015-2016)

 

14

ASCE Proceedings

 

15

American Physical Society (APS)

 

16

CUP: Science & Technology

 

17

Emerald

 

18

19

IEEE/IEL

Journal of Fluid Mechanics

 

20

Proquest Database: Thesis

 

21

Sage Publication: IMeche

 

22

Science Direct Journals with Back Files (Vol. 1 Issue 1)

 

23

SciFinder

 

24

Scopus

 

25

Springer Journals with (Back Files Engg. & computer Sci)

 

26

T&F: 351 Journals

 

27

Turnitin (for Plagiarism)

 

28

Wiley: 117 Journals

 

29

SIAM (2008-2009)

 

30

NPTEL Web &Video Courses

 

31

Institute of Physics(IOP)

 

32

33

34

Grammarly

Ceramic International

Materials Today:Proceedings

 

Standards

35

ASTM Digital library + Standards

 

36

ASME Standards

 

37

Indian Standards

 

     

38

IEC Standards (upto 2018)

 

E-Books

39

Cambridge University Press

 

40

CRC/Taylor & Francis

 

41

EBSCO

 

42

Elsevier/ Science Direct

 

43

MGH: Access Engineering

 

44

Springer: Engineering + LNCS

 

45

Wiley

 

46

World Scientific

 

     

47

CBS Publisher

 

48

Pearson

 

49

S Chand

 

50

De Gruyter

 

51

52

NewAge

PHI Learning

 

 

User can also visit the sites for search of Journals, Proceedings of Conferences, Standards, articles etc. covered under respective e-resources.

J-Gate Plus:

J-Gate Custom Content for Consortium (JCCC) is a virtual library of journal literature created as a customized e-journals access gateway and database solution. It acts as a one-point access to 7900+ journals subscribed currently under UGC INFONET Digital library consortium as well as university libraries designated as Inter Library Loan (ILL) Centers besides index to open access journals.

NPTEL Web & Video Courses

The Library has procured NPTEL Web & Video Courses designed & developed by IIT, Chennai in various discipline of Engineering & Sciences for the use of Faculty Members, Research Scholars and Students. Users can access these video courses through Library storage server http://172.16.0.50/localguru.

Anti-Plagiarism Software (Turnitin)

The library has subscribed to anti plagiarism software Turnitin for all the Faculty Members, Research Scholars and Students. The users can check the plagiarism of their research papers, articles, thesis, dissertation etc. using this facility. 

Reprographic Facilities:

A contractor is appointed to provide the Reprographic Services to the readers. Reproduction from books, periodicals & other material is provided @ 60 paisa per copy.

 Binding:

The Library has its own bindery, which binds library books, college reports and undertakes binding work for various departments and other section of the Institute. The Library is equipped with cutting, stitching, spiral binding & lamination machines.

Library Membership & Loan privileges

Students, Teachers, Research Scholars and Staff of the Institute are admitted as members of the library. Library membership forms can be obtained and submitted at the circulation counter in the library. The number of books that may be borrowed by each category of members and the period of loan is as under:

Category of Members

No. of Books Loan

Period of

Faculty

20

One Month

Research Scholars

5

One Month

PG

5

One Month

UG

3

14 days

Non-Teaching

5

One Month

Book Bank (All Students)

6-8

Full Semester

 

Conditions on Loans

  1. i) The Librarian reserves the right to recall any book issued to the members even prior to the due date of return.
  2. ii) Reference books, thesis and other special reading materials shall not ordinarily be loaned to members.

 iii) Bound/Unbound volumes of periodicals will be lent to teachers only. However, the latest issue shall not be lent out.

  1. iv) Members should return Library books on or before the due date, failing which an overdue charge of Rs. 1.00 per day per book shall be levied for first 15 days and thereafter, Rs. 2.00 per day per book.

Loss of Books

Members shall have to replace the books lost by them or will have to pay double the price of the book. If a book lost belongs to a set and is not available separately, the members shall have to replace the whole set or pay double the price of the set.

Care of Books

  1. I) The Library books are for the benefit of not only the present but also for the future members of the Library. They should, therefore, be handled with every care and consideration.
  2. II) Damaging and defacing of books is highly objectionable and may lead to cancellation of membership privileges and replacement of damaged book by a new one.

 

Contact Details

Name

Designation &

Qualification

Phone

E-Mail

Internal

External

Sh. Manish Garg

Assistant Librarian

MLIS, UGC-NET

282

233282

librarian@nitkkr.ac.in

librarynitk@gmail.com

Office

284

233284

librarynitk@gmail.com

Acquisition Section

Sh.M.S Saini

Technician SG-I

284

233282

librariannitk@yahoomail.com

Technical Section

Sh.P.K Sharma

Technician SG-I

283

233283

librariannitk@yahoomail.com

Circulation Section

Sh.S.K Biswas

Technician

292

233292

 

Periodical Section/e-resources

Sh.Tinku Meena

Library and Information Assistant

(MLIS, UGC-NET)

289

233289

librariannitk@rediffmail.com

Computer Section

Sh.Tinku Meena

Library and Information Assistant

(MLIS, UGC-NET)

288

233288

librariannitk@rediffmail.com

Book Bank

Sh.Randhir Kumar

Senior Technician

286

233286

 

Binding Section

Sh.Layak Singh

Technician SG-II

287

233287

           

 

Stack Guide

COMPUTER ENGINEERING

003 Optimization/ Operations Research

003.54 Information Technology

004 Computer Science/Data Processing

004.16 Microcomputer/Microprocessor

004.35 Parallel & Distribute Processing

004.22 Computer Architecture

005.1 Software Engineering.

005.133 Programming Language

005.43 Operating Systems

005.74 Database Management

006.3 Artificial Intelligence

006.33 Expert Systems

006.6 Computer Graphic

006.7 Multimedia

MECHANICAL

620 Engineering

620.00452 Reliability Engineering

620.106 Fluid Mechanics

620.11 Engineering Materials

620.112 Strength of Materials

620.1123 Elasticity and Plasticity

620.1124 Stress and Strains

620.1129 Materials, Elect/Mech

620.16 Metal Properties & Tests

620.3 Mechanical Vibration

621.042 Energy Engineering

621.1 Stream Power Engineering

621.2 Hydraulics Power Engineering

621.402 Heat Engineering

621.4021 Thermodynamics

621.4022 Heat Transfer

621.43 Internal Combustion Engines

621.47 Solar Energy Engineering

621.48 Nuclear Engineering

621.56 Refrigeration & Air-condition

621.75 Machine Shop Practice

621.81 Mechanism

621.815 Machine Design

621.82 Engineering Design

621.83 Gears

621.86 Material Handling Equipment

621.89 Lubrication/Tribology

621.9 Machine Tools

629.1 Aerospace Engineering

629.2 Automobile Engineering

650 Business Management

658 Management

658.3 Personal Management/HRM/HRD

658.5 Industrial Engg./ Production Mgt.

658.8 Marketing Management

669 Metallurgy

670 Manufacturing Technology

671 Workshop Technology

681.2 Industrial Instrumentation

744.442 Engineering & Mech. Drawing

774 Holograph

ELECTRICAL

621.3 Electrical Engineering

621.31 Electric Power Generation

621.313 Electric Machine

621.316 Electromagnetic Engineering

621.317 Power Electronics

621.319 Electric Power Transmission/ Distribution

621.3191 Electrical Power Systems

621.3192 Network Analysis/Synthesis

621.32 Illumination Engineering/Lightning

621.3692 Fiber Optics

621.37 Electrical Measurement

621.374 Instrumentation

ELECTRONICS

621.381 Electronics Engineering.

621.3813 Microwave Electronics

621.3815 Circuits Electronics

621.38152 Semiconductors

621.38153 Circuits, Electronics Design

621.3817 Micro Electronics

621.38173 Integrated Circuits/VLSI

621.382 Communication Engineering.

621.384 Radio/Engineering

621.388 Television

629.8 Automatic Control Engineering

629.83 Feedback Control Systems

629.892 Robots Computer Science

629.895 Computer Control.

CIVIL ENGINEERING

523 Astronomy

526.9 Surveying

550 Geology

551.22 Earthquakes

551.4 Geomorphology

551.49 Ground Water

624 Civil Engineering

624.15 Foundation Engineering

624.151 Soil Mechanics

624.154 Pile Foundation

624.17 Structural Analysis

624.182 Steel Structures

624.18341 Reinforced Concrete

624.2 Bridges

625.7 Roads & Highways

627 Hydraulic Engineering

627.52 Irrigation Engineering

627.8 Hydraulic Structures

628 Public Health Engineering/Environmental Engg

628.1 Water Supply Engineering

628.2 Sewerage

628.3 Sewage Treatment

628.5 Pollution & Industrial Sanitation

631.4 Soil Conservation

690 Building Construction

691 Building Material

693.5 Concrete Construction

721 Architectural Construction

MATHEMATICS

510 Mathematics/ Engg. Mathematics

511.8 Algorithms

512 Algebra

515.3 Differential Calculus

516 Geometry

518 Numerical Analysis

519 Statistics

519.2 Probabilities

519.5 Statistical Mathematical

PHYSICS

530 Physics

530.78 Physics – Experiments

530.123 Quantum Mechanics

530.15 Mathematical Physics

530.41 Solid State Physics

531 Mechanics

531.38 Elasticity

532.05 Fluid Dynamics

534 Sound/Acoustics

535 Optics

537 Electricity

537.622 Semiconductors(Physics)

538 Magnetism

539 Modern Physics

539.14 Atoms

539.7 Nuclear Physics

CHEMISTRY

540 Chemistry

541.3 Physical Chemistry

543 Analytical Chemistry

544 Qualitative Analysis

545 Quantitative Analysis

546 Inorganic Chemistry

547 Organic Chemistry

548 Crystallography

547.84 Polymers

660 Chemical Technology

662.88 Biomass Energy

668.4 Plastics

HUMANITIES & GENERELIA

001 General Knowledge

301 Sociology

320 Political Science

330 Economics

331 Labour Economics

332 Financial Economics

338 Industrial Economics

338.4762 Engineering Economics

338.7 Entrepreneurship

338.9 Planning

340 Law

350 Public Administration

360 Social Welfare

370 Education

378 Higher Education

400 Languages

420 English Language

500 Physical Science

502.8 Science & Technology

820 English Literature

823 English Fiction

891.43 Hindi Literature

910 Geography

920.71 Biography-Men

920.72 Biography-Women

954 History of India

 

 Address
National Institute of Technology Kurukshetra
 Phone
+01744-233208
 Email
registrar@nitkkr.ac.in