Library

The Library has a total collection of 8,779 Volumes of books (as on 25thSeptember 2019) inclusive of General books. It also consists14 Current Periodicals.

The Library has been computerized. The whole spectrum of information retrieval services and house keeping operations is done using EASYLIB software. This includes complete bibliographical details of the library collection records and different types of reports. Students are entitled to get two books per card. The Library is growing day by day and about 1,000 volumes of books are added every year. The Primary focus is to provide need-based service to the student community.

Library Services

  • Reference Service
  • Current Awareness Service
  • Database Search Service
  • Lending of Books
  • Press Clippings
  • Reader Guidance
  • OPAC

Facilities

  • Internet Browsing Facility
  • Reprographic Service
  • Book Reservation Facility
  • Book Renewal Facility

Note: MaharaniLakshmiAmmanniCollege for Women started PUC in the year 1976. From the year, 1976 to 2005, both degree and PUC books purchased for the library was maintained in the same accession register. After the bifurcation of Pre-University, vide order ED/196/UPC/2000dated 01.03.2001, a separate accession register is maintained from the year 2005 – 06. Hence the total number of books for PUC is included in the common register.

Before Bifurcation
Year No. of Volumes Amount Spent Rs.
1976 – 2005 3928 2,00,000 /-
After Bifurcation
Year No. of Volumes Amount Spent Rs.
2005 – 2019 8779 1526646.25

General Library Report
As on 25.09.19 (after bifurcation of PUC)

Total Number of Books as on 25.09.19 - 8779 Volumes

Total Amount Spent on books - Rs. 1526646.00

Number of News Papers - 04

Number of Books issued per day - 100Vol Approximately

Students visit to library every day - 100 Students

Number of students Internet browsing per month - 100 Students

No. of Staff for PUC - 03

Fully Automated with EASYLIB SOFTWARE FROM 2004 ONWARDS

Library Department

Staff Profile
Name Smt. / Shri Designation Qualification Experience
SowmyaSastry Asst. Librarian B.Sc. (Comp) MLISc. 16 yrs
Bhageswari Library Assistant B.Lisc, MLisc. 25 Yrs
NithyaAkambaram Library Assistant II PUC 10 Yrs
PUC Subject - Wise Break Up of Book for the Year 2005 to 2019
Sl.No Subject Volumes Amount Rs.
1 History 390 30322.00
2 Economics 398 36656.00
3 Political Science 126 9934.00
4 Sociology 379 35813.00
5 Psychology 204 7228.00
6 Physics 41 308392.00
7 Chemistry 476 234054.00
8 Mathematics 1296 243364.00
9 Biology 1109 216618.00
10 Computer Science 1162 83793.00
11 Commerce 994 159870.00
12 Kannada 543 31791.00
13 Sanskrit 1089 9902.00
14 English 58 35313.00
15 Hindi 153 1829.00
16 General 361 81767.00
Total 8779 1526646.00
PUC Year - Wise Break Up of Book for the Year 2005 to 2019
Sl.No Year Volumes Amount Rs.
1 2005 - 2006 1167 161952.75
2 2006 - 2007 661 109526.00
3 2007 - 2008 1107 159141.00
4 2008- 2009 1427 235345.50
5 2009 - 2010 410 103614.00
6 2010 - 2011 567 103777.00
7 2011 - 2012 155 24253.00
8 2012 - 2013 432 73445.00
9 2013 - 2014 884 161420.00
10 2014 - 2015 618 146423.00
11 2015 - 2016 276 76447.00
12 2016 - 2017 272 68164.00
13 2017 - 2018 111 18728.00
14 2018 - 2019 692 84410.00
Total 8779 1526646.25