The Aviation College library has been designed to enrich the learning process and to provide the material and resources to support the curriculum and general information needs of students, researcher and faculty of college. Library is located in ground floor at the campus.
In addition to books, professional journals and magazines, the library also provides on-campus access to a wide range of online resources. The library provides the necessary academic resources for all the aviation, tourism and management courses taught at the university. The library is also a popular study area for students, providing a lending service which allows them to borrow books and other resources for study at home.
Library building is planned on modular principles based on the requirements of the university library. The plan of the library building comprises the following areas.
Library has a large collection of books, periodicals, newspapers, manuscripts, CDs etc., all of which are available for lending to patrons and members of the Srinivas community for specified time periods. The library also provides quiet areas for studying as well as facilities for accessing electronic resources and the Internet.
Reference sources are great resources to use as you get started on your topic. They are not intended to be read cover-to-cover, but rather provide, you with more concise information as you begin to explore a topic. … Background information about a topic. These materials are usually used to find facts or provide broad overviews of topics. They should not be used as major sources for papers or other projects. Dictionaries, encyclopaedias, bibliographies, and style guides are some of the most common reference materials found in the Library’s Reference Collection.
The Periodicals Section is the place where needed information could be found in journals, magazines, newspapers, and other serial literature. COLLECTION: There is a growing demand in the areas of newspapers, journals and magazines research.
The Audio-visual Collection contains both online resources and multimedia items to borrow. The Library provides facilities for you to watch and listen to audio-visual material.
The Audio-visual Collection includes a large number of DVDs, which can be viewed on any of the computers in the Student Computer Suites.
The Library is well-stocked with a collection of books, periodicals with updated publications’ in major areas of Aviation Management, Aviation Resource Management Economics, Research, Marketing, Trade and commerce. Library holds both nationalized and International Journals.
CD/DVD Collections: There are Subject CD/DVDs available in various subjects under Aviation Management and other related subject area.
NPTEL Video Lectures: For the benefits of students and research scholar and faculty members Video Lectures downloaded from NPTEL cites and made available in Library. It’s very useful to students for their courses.
Study Materials Published Study Materials are compiled by faculty members of Institution according to syllabus both print and soft copies are distributing for the students for their study. It is student friendly and highly result oriented special program introduced in our college.
Project Reports: Students prepared Project Reports for the completion of Degree Programme for their Study. There are more than 300 such Project reports available in Library as a reference source.
Journals and Magazines: There are number of journals and magazines subscribed in library and made available for the purpose of students, researchers and Faculty members.
Information and Library Network (INFLIBNET) Centre is an autonomous Inter-University Centre of the University Grants Commission (UGC) of India. It is a major National Programme initiated by the UGC in March 1991 with its Head Quarters at Gujarat University Campus, Ahmedabad. Initially started as a project under the IUCAA, it became an independent Inter-University Centre in June 1996.
INFLIBNET is involved in modernizing university libraries in India and connecting them as well as information centres in the country through a nation-wide high speed data network using the state-of-art technologies for the optimum utilisation of information. INFLIBNET is set out to be a major player in promoting scholarly communication among academicians and researchers in India.
Library is taken Institutional Membership of INFLIBNET N-List Programme. Under this users can avail facilities of E-Journals and Full text resources in various subjects.
National Digital Library of India: Library taken Institutional membership under this programme. It is very useful to students and faculty members to study and teaching resource. All the staff members made their registration, also given information about the usage of this to our students.
Central to its mission is to serve the university’s students, faculty, and staff as well as researchers and alumni. Members of the community are also welcome to use the library’s facilities under the determined policy governing them.
All library patrons are expected to comply with the library use policies. These policies have been adopted by the Library Committee to govern the day-to-day operating procedures of the library. Failure to comply with these policies may be grounds for removal from the University’s library system on a temporary or permanent basis.
In addition to generally applicable policies and regulations regarding the use of university facilities and property, the following policies have been adopted by the Library Committee to govern the day-to-day operating procedures of the library:
The Librarian may establish the loan period for special collections or materials which are temporarily in great demand.
The Library provides access to the Internet as a means to enhance the information and learning opportunities for the members of the university community. The library committee has established the Internet use policy to ensure appropriate and effective use of this resource. Access to the Internet is available to all students. However, this service may be restricted at any time if usage is deemed not to be consistent with established guidelines.
Users with complaints about other users can talk to any of the Library Assistants. On the other hand, if the complaint is about any of the Assistants, or about the non-functioning of any of the library systems and services, it should be made to the Librarian.
All students, Research scholars and Faculty members are required to clear their library accounts with the Librarian and get the NO DUE CERTIFICATE (NDC) from the Librarian before graduating or leaving the University.