Central Library

(Knowledge Resource Centre)


The central library was established in the year 2003 and subsequently transformed into Knowledge Resource Center. The facility is ideally and centrally located in the main Academic block of the campus. Even with the Central location of the facility, it has a calm and serene environment, ideal for students and faculty to have a focused approach. The library is computerized with complete automation in all operations.

It is spread over an area of about 1150 sqmtrs with an earmarked reading space of about 900 sqmtrs. It has seating capacity of about 250 students in the reading area and 30 computers for access to digital library subscriptions. Books are issued to students and staff with bar-coding system. The facility can be accessed from 9:00 Am to 6:00 Pm on working days and 9:00 Am to 2:00 Pm on holidays.

Library space and ambiance, timings and usage, availability of a qualified librarian and other staff, Library automation, online access are all part of the Institution's mission to provide quality learning spaces for its students.

“Books are for use and not for preservation”. With this dictum LORDS Institute of Engg. & Tech Library functions. Hence the Open Access System is followed.

Standard text books and books by authors of repute in all fields taught at the college are stocked.  The college follows a policy of buying multiple copies of many of these books to make them available to a large number of students.  There is no question of budget approval when it comes to the buying of books.  Thus students are not likely to be handicapped for want of reference materials at any time.

The central library Resources at Glance
Description Remarks
Total Area 1150 sqm
Seating Capacity 256
No. of Volumes 37,259
No. of Titles 9,589
No. of Technical Journals 138
Online Journals ( Database ) 25,900
Average number of users per day 190
Total Number of CDs Collection ( Audio, Video & SONET ) 2,234
Total No. of Systems in the Digital Library 30
Branch Title Volume Journal/Magazine
CSE/IT 2195 7521 36
ECE 1554 5684 18
EEE 1165 4280 12
MECHANICAL 1355 4401 24
CIVIL 1232 4507 30
MANAGEMENT 514 2410 12
S & H 1552 8102 06
TOTAL 9567 36905 138

Library is divided into different sections like Stack area, Reading room, Reference Section, Digital library, Technical Processing Section, Periodical Section & Reprographic Section, Circulation Section
  • Digital library having 100 Mbps bandwidth speed with 30 terminals of Wipro
  • Classification System  Dewey Decimal Classification
  • All the books are issued and returned through the library software with supported by Barcode technology.
OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) OPAC provides the access to the LIET Library database
  • Through this catalogue one can search the Library Database to know the status of the library documents.
  • One can search this OPAC by entering the Titles, Author, Call No., Accession Number of the book.
  • The Central Library is fully Automated.
Library Services

1 Fully Automated
2. Reference Books, Hand Books, Encyclopedias, Dictionaries
3. Digital Library
4. Online Journals
5. Print Journals
6. Wi – Fi Enabled Library
7. Internet Access
8. Power back – up
9.OPAC ( Online Public Access Catalogue )
10. Reprography ( Photo copying Service)
11. Departmental Libraries
12. User – Orientation
13. Inter Library Loan
14.Previous Question Papers

Central Library Monitoring Committee
Sr NoFaculty NameDesignation
1Dr K.Nagi ReddyCoordinator
2Ms Anjum BegumMember, S&H
3Mr T HarichandruduMember, Mechanical Engg
4Mrs DhanaLaxmi Member, CSE
5Mr Mohammed MoizMember, Civil Engg
6Ms V.L SuryaprabhaMember, EEE
7Ms N.ReshmiMember, ECE
8Mr K Subramanyeshwara ReddyMember, Petroleum Engg
9Mr Thirupathi Member, Business Studies
11Ms Kaneez FatimaMember, IT


Mr. M. Srinivas
Contact No: 9000528895
Email: library@lords.ac.in