In addition to all general services, the Central Library provides value added services including OPAC, audio-video viewing, Inter Library Loan, access to e-resources and reprographic services.
BCL -10 cards borrow 4 books and 2 magazines against each card
Web : www.britishcouncil.org.in
DELNET- Developing Library Network (International Library Network) – avail any book
Xerox or soft copy of any journal article through ILL (Inter Library Loan)
Web : www.delnet.nic.in
All the members are requested to strictly adhere to the rules and regulations of the library. Suggestions for the improvements of the library are welcome.
A member who infringes or violates the rules shall be liable to forfeit his/ her privilege of admission to and borrowing books form the library.
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Internet facility, Library Automation and Digital Library software are also available. All books have been BAR CODED for easy identification and access for the required books
The library is also equipped with educational audio and video cassettes, CD ROMs, back volumes, project reports, thesis reports, etc. Apart from the Central Library each department maintains a department library effectively. A number of text guides are available in the reference section (to equip oneself) for competitive exams like GATE, Civil Service Exam, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT and the Defense Service Exam.
OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)
The library information can be accessed by the members through a customer friendly Audio Visual Section.
The Audiovisual Section of the college library consists of audio cassettes, CD ROM diskettes and video cassettes.
The library has a collection of the CD version of the Final Year UG/ PG student project reports so as to build a strong and effective audiovisual section. The AV Section has a 29 inch color television (Sony), a DVD player and 15 computer systems for effective and efficient utilization.
Personality Development Centre (PDC)
To strengthen the campus placement activity of BSACEC, the Central Library has established a Career Development Center (CDC) inside the library premises. Books and periodicals related to communication skills development and aptitude and attitude improvement, computer systems with multimedia facilities, educational audio and video cassettes/ CD-ROMs are made available in the Central Library.
Value Added Services
In order to meet the contemporary needs of the library user, the Central Library offers the following value added services;
- OPAC facility
- Current Awareness Service
- Reprographic Service
- News paper Clippings Service
- Article Alert service
Free Online Course Material:
- Free online MIT course material
- National program on technology enhanced learning