Library offers an enormous range of services as follows
Library uses SLIM21 software package which is an integrated multi-user, multi-tasking library information software that supports all in-house operations of the library. The software extends the facilities like Web-OPAC, Catalogue, Circulation, Utility, Serial Control, and Acquisition. The database of books available in the library is being updated on day to day basis. SLIM is upgraded continuously to meet the technological advances in the field of data storage, retrieval, user interaction and communications, library science. SLIM is user friendly, menu driven, and highly interactive software. Its powerful user interface feature like drag-drop makes its user feel very comfortable. SLIM21 is the latest generation of library software; it is a complete system that automates nearly every library task for us. SLIM21 is faster, easier to use and understand straight-forward software. SLIM21 is very exhaustive, and a lot of attention is paid to the details of library management functions in its design.
The library maintains a separate reference collection consisting of encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, data sheets, CD-ROMs, floppies, audio Cassettes etc. It is open to all its members for reference. These books are marked by red inked letter “R” on its spine. Users may approach the Reference Desk” for information or any assistance.
We have 3 Encyclopedias
READING HALL COPY
Text books that are prescribed in the syllabus for different branches are kept separately in the reference section under Reading Hall Copy they can be identified with the Blue inked Letter’R’ on their spine . These books can be used within the library premises against I-Card.
OVERNIGHT ISSUE :
The library provides overnight issue of text books to its users. Only one book can be issued to a student against his/her I-card, for overnight use.
BOOK BANK BOOKS
MITAOE library provides book bank facility from FY to BE students. A set of around 05 books is issued among one or two students for a semester. Book bank is issued on merit basis to the first three toppers and to SC,ST and economically backward students.
A monthly list of newly arrived text books, reference books, journals, magazines & CD’s is displayed on the notice board for information.
PAPER CLIPPING FACILITY
We provide paper clippings from the newspapers and magazines related to the interest of our institute .The Clippings are related to the subject area of their relevance. We also display clippings related to the interest of students on the notice board.
ACCESSING CD-ROM & Video Lectures Series
We have a vast collection of CD’s which amount to 5252 .To access these CDs we have allocated five PC with the required specifications and a CD writer.
The database for the entire collection of books has been created and is available for search through Weh OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue).
Web OPAC can also be accessed by scanning this QR code or log on to http://188.8.131.52:82 to access the same
BOOK RESERVATION FACILITY
The books which are already issued to readers can be reserved at the circulation or reference counter. One user can claim maximum 2 books at a time, the claimant will receive an SMS when the book is available in the library you have to collect the book on the same day..
MITAOE library provide Xerox facility to its users at very concessional rate.
Value Added Services
Central Library has established “Readers Club” with the broad objective of providing awareness about the library and its resources among the user and also to create an atmosphere which will help them to develop, discover, deploy and express their skills and talents by conducting various events and also make the library user friendly. MITAOE users are invited to become a member of “Readers Club”.