Selected books are made available for issue for a period of one semester, to the students belonging to SC/ST. Eligible students may apply for books from the special collection as per the schedule announced by the Library.
|Category of Membership||No. of Books||Period of Loan|
|Students Under Graduate (BE)||03||15 days|
|Students Post Graduate (ME/MCA)||04||15 days|
|Faculty Teaching||10||One Semester|
|Research Assistants||05||30 days|
|Non Teaching Staff||02||30 days|
The Central Library offers inter-library loan service to its users for the books not available in the rvce library by procuring them from Developing Library Network (DELNET) The rvce Library, in turn, also lends its resources to the libraries of other government and academic institutions.
The Library maintains a separate reference collection consisting of encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, handbooks, atlases, etc. Reference books are marked “R”
The Reference Section facility is extended to the students, staff and faculty of the Institute from 9.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. on all working days.
Readers may approach the Reference Desk for information or any assistance in the use of the Library Collections and Services.
Users Awareness Programmes
The library takes an active part in the orientation programme organized by the institute for the benefit of new students in the beginning of academic year.
Any user desiring to know more about library resources and service or to learn how to use a particular resource like OPAC, e-journals, databases etc. should contact Incharge, Reference service.
- The Central Library offers photocopying service to all its members, walk-in users and others.
- Private photocopying vendor operating from with in the library premises provide copies to all other users at the follwing rates :
The charges for are: Rs. 0.50 (A4) / Rs. 1.00 (A3/B4) per page.
The vendor operates from the staircase niche attached to the library from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm on weekdays.