General Information


Registration can be made in the Library for All Students and Staff of the  University prior to using the Library.

Opening Hours (Except Public Holiday)

Weekdays          8.30 am to 6.15 pm

Saturdays           8.30 am to 2.30 pm

The registered User can borrow the Books from the Library. The books are classified into different types Stacks (Lending), Reference. Permanent Reference, Government documents, Periodicals, Archives books and Quick reference books etc.. Two types of books, Stacks (Lending) and reference, are loaned as detailed below:

Please note that Academic staff and Final year undergraduate students are entitled to borrow periodicals for overnight.

Under graduate Students

Year of study               Reference                   Lending                      Period

First Year                         01                                02                        02 weeks

Second Year                    01                                03                        02 weeks

Third Year                        01                                04                        02 weeks

Final Year                        01                                04                        02 weeks

Post graduate Students

Post graduate diploma    00                                02                       02 weeks

Masters & Doctoral          00                                02                       02 weeks

Other diplomas                00                                02                        02 weeks        

Staffs-No. Of books entitled to borrow

Academic (Permanent)         – 08 books either category at a time (one month)

Administrative (Permanent) — 08 books either category at a time (one month)

Academic (contract)             – 04 books either category at a time (one month)

Non academic (Permanent)  – 04 books either category at a time (one month)

One extension of 14 days may be asked for before the expiration of the original loan period of stacks books. Such extensions are normally granted if another Reader has not reserved the book.

  • Reservation and booking: Readers can reserve books for their needs according to the reservation procedure of the library.
  • Notification Service: Reminders are sent to the readers to inform the long dues.
  • Inter-Library Loan Services:Facilities are provided for the permanent members of the academic staff to obtain library materials available in other major university libraries in the country on inter-library loan basis.