Sri. Shivanna. K

M.A, B.ed, M.L.I.Sc., M.Phil

I/c. Librarian

FIVE LAWS OF LIBRARY SCIENCE

  1. BOOKS ARE FOR USE
  2. EVERY READER HAS HIS/HER BOOK
  3. EVERY BOOK HAS ITS READER
  4. SAVE THE TIME OF THE READER
  5. LIBRARY IS A GROWING ORGANISM

Dr. S. R. Ranganathan

(Father of Library Science)

Vision

To provide the state of the art Resources and Services in support of the Research, Teaching, and learning needs of the Institute community.

Mission

  • To provide the latest information by networking with leading Libraries to support research, teaching, and learning
  • To facilitate the stakeholders by providing the latest digital resources
  • To ensure the preservation of library collections and resources

Goal

  • To educate students to contribute as Dynamic engineers and Citizens through the innovation, Integration, Application and transfer of Engineering knowledge.
  • To be recognized as a world class Engineering college Library that provides an excellent learning materials timely and accurate information in various print and non print formats.
  • A knowledge doorway to accessing resources and life long learning center.

Growth of the Library

  • 1980- 1983 PVP Building, 1st block, Rajajinagar, Bengaluru - Single Room
  • 1984-1987 Civil dept. Dr.AIT Campus-Corner Hall
  • 1988-1990 occupied in old MCA dept. PG Block, Dr.AIT campus- in a big hall.
  • 1991- onwards independent Library building named Dr.Ambedkar Centenary Bhavan 1+3 storied building 1778 sq.mtrs. Now the Library is fully furnished with good collection of 88610 books.22148 titles.