Library

About Library

The VIT-AP University library a technology driven, user centric, innovative platform for the academic community which with the motto “Apply Knowledge and Improve life”. It maintains a perfect balance in providing priority to both traditional and modern concepts of library. The Library is well equipped with modem facilities and resources consisting of CDROMs, DVD-ROM, online databases, micro-documents, video cassettes, books, journals, etc. It has fully developed Digital Library equipped with necessary modern facilities in order to provide various digital mode Library services. It has rich collection of reference books, textbooks and research journals in electronic as well as in print form in the field of engineering, basic science and humanities, management, law and allied subjects. Besides the printed textbook and print journals, the library has subscribed for online full-text databases, e-journals, e-books and multimedia resources. are also part of library’s collection. The circulation system of the library is an open access system which is completely automated with RFID based technology with KOHA library open access automation software. Continuous efforts are being adopted in all possible operations of the library to maintain improved quality and efficiency in services.

Library Resources

Collection of study materials is an integral function of a library.VIT-AP University has developed a good collection of different library resources on different subjects. The library resources include

  • 1. Books (Text and References)
  • 2. EBooks
  • 3. Print Journals
  • 4. E Journals
  • 5. CD & DVDs
  • 6. Magazines
  • 7. New Papers (Different Languages)
  • 8. Back Volumes

Library Infrastructure

The library spreads on 1470 sq.mt. centrally air-conditioned and Wi-Fi enabled area with CCTV surveillance. The total seating capacity of the library is 430.It has three reading halls, one Reference cum periodical section, three discussion rooms, one digital library with 15 computers as major constituents of the library infrastructure.

Library Hours

The Library functions during 9am to 7 p.m. on all days excluding University holidays. During examination time, it remains open from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Library Services

  • 1. Lending Services
  • 2. Reference Services
  • 3. Digital Resources services
  • 4. Reprographic/Printing/Scanning
  • 5. OPAC/Web OPAC
  • 6. Inter library loan (Through DELNET)
  • 7. Library Orientation
  • 8. New Arrival information
  • 9. CAS/SDI
  • 10. NPTEL
  • 11. Institutional Repository

Library Membership

1.DELNET (Development of Library Networks): Click for the link here

E Resources

Library provides the different subjects e-resources to its users by subscribing institutionally or through the consortia basis.

S.No.TitleURLNo of Journals/E Books
1Bentham Sciencehttp://www.eurekaselect.comE Journals
2Springer Linkhttps://link.springer.com

E Journals & E Books
3IEEEhttps://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/home.jspE Journals & E Books
4Emerald Managementhttp://www.emeraldinsight.com/

E Journals and E cases
5Lexis & Nexishttps://advance.lexis.com/in?identityprofileid=9N5GWP58100

Law Databases
6All India Reporterhttps://www.aironline.in/Law Databases
7Cambridge University Presshttps://www.cambridge.org/coreE Books
8CBS E Bookshttps://www.eduport-global.com/bookshelfE Books
9World Scientific Publishershttps://www.worldscientific.comE Books
10Elsevierhttps://www.sciencedirect.com/E Books
11Mc Graw Hillhttps://www.expresslibrary.mheducation.com/

E Books
12Web of Sciencehttps://clarivate.com/webofsciencegroup/Citation Database

Some Useful websites

S.No.TitleURL
1National Digital Libraryhttps://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in

2UGC CARE Journalshttps://www.ugc.ac.in/journallist/

3SWAYAMhttps://swayam.gov.in

4NPTELhttp://nptel.ac.in/

5Shodh Ganga (India’s Thesis Repository)http://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/

6Shodh Gangotri (India’s Synopsis Repository)http://shodhgangotri.inflibnet.ac.in/
7E Pg Pathashala (A Gateway to all Post Graduate Courses)http://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/

8VIDWAN (Expert Database and National Researcher’s Network)https://vidwan.inflibnet.ac.in/

9SWAYAM PRABHA (Free DTH Channel for Education)https://swayamprabha.gov.in/
10Virtual Labhttp://www.vlab.co.in/


11Spoken Tutorialhttps://spoken-tutorial.org/

12Shodh Sindhuhttps://www.inflibnet.ac.in/ess/index.php

13IRINShttps://irins.org/irins

14e yantrahttps://www.e-yantra.org/

15India Code Portalhttps://www.indiacode.nic.in/

16VidyaMitra (A Gateway to all Learners)http://content.inflibnet.ac.in/.

17Multilingual Dictionaryhttps://bharatavani.in//

 

 

Facilities

VIT-AP Labs
There are several laboratories for various programmes offered at VIT-AP. Each...
Cafeteria
From quick bites between classes to full meals, the cafeteria serves a wide...
Transport
New VIT-AP buses are provided for the students. The buses are  safe,...
Infrastructure
With a fast-growing 200 acre campus in the heart of Amaravati, the capital...
Bank and ATM
On-campus banking facility is made available to VIT-AP members comprising...
Health Centre
The medical needs of the students are taken care by a fully equipped Health...
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