Library

Main Library

    The Library of G. Venkataswamy Naidu College Started functioning from 1966. Its primary mission is to meet the library and information needs of the enrolled students. It is equipped to support the academic programmes and the curriculum requirements of its users through its collections and services.

The following is the list of Librarians.

S.NO

NAME

QUALIFICATION

DESIGNATION

Period of Service

1

Mr. A.Sankaravallinayagam

M.A., M.Phil.,

Library In-Charge

09.07.1966 to 02.07.1967

2

Mr.T.S.S.Thirugnanasambandam

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

Librarian

03.07.1967 to 31.10.1992

3

Mr.L.Gopalswami

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

Librarian

03.11.1993 to 31.05.2011

4

Mrs.S.Bala

M.Com.,M.L.I.Sc.,M.Phil.,

Library Assistant

30.12.2009 to 27.03.2011

5

Mrs.R.Mahalakshmi

B.Com.,B.L.I.Sc.,

Library Assistant

01.06.2011 to till date

Our aim is to issue the Right Book to the Right Reader at the Right Time.

System follow

  • Open Access system is followed for both UG and PG students.
  • Four Borrowers’ tickets are issued to each UG student and retain the books for 15 days.
  • Six Borrowers’ tickets are issued to each PG student and retain one month.
  • Both UG and PG students can borrow periodicals on any day (not the current ones). The back issues of useful periodicals are preserved.
  • Books borrowed by our staff members are usually returned at the end of every semester.

Book Stock – Total number of Books - 39393 (2015)

  • Subscription to 35 magazines and 8 Journals
  • For book purchase, we utilize the UGC funds.

Sections

  • Encyclopedia corner
  • Dictionaries corner
  • Reference Books corner
  • Text Book corner
  • Remedial Book corner
  • Subject wise books corner
  • Dailies / Journals browsing area
  • Competitive Exams Books corner
  • Group Discussion corner
  • New Arrivals corner
  • Rare Books
  • Back Volumes of Journals & Magazine

Special Features

  • Mahatma Gandhi - Biography in Ten Volumes
  • Kamba Ramayanam (2 sets Tamil & 1 set English)
  • Collections of University Question Bank
  • Computerized library
  • Photocopy facility

Unique Features

  • To conduct all Friday’s “thrpg;Nghk; Nerpg;Nghk” to improve Reading habit of students.
  • To conduct Competitions every year in connection of Dr. S.R.Ranganathan Birth Anniversary.
  • To exhibit New Book Arrivals
  • Access to Alumni, other institutions and researchers.
  • Job opportunities displaying board.