Learning Resource Center

Central Library has established in the year 2007. Main Library has five floors with the carpet area of 25,000 Sq. Ft. The primary objective of the library is to support the academic fraternity by providing access to the physical and digital content. The library is equipped with comprehensive collection of books, journals, e-Journals, project reports pertaining to Engineering, Humanities and Management. All in-house operations like acquisition, cataloguing, classification, book transactions, email alerts, etc. are computerized. Library facilitates more than 26,000 books and 75 National and International Journals. At any point of time 250 members can be seated.


  • To be potential resource centre for students, academicians and researchers for dissemination of knowledge.


  • Publicizing the extensively available resources to all stake holders.
  • Providing the flexible services to maximize the utilization of the printed and digital contents.
  • Conducting the awareness drives on new and upcoming resources.

Rules & Regulations

Print Journals

Media Watch

Book Recommendations


Library Timings
Library Collection

Central Library has a unique feature of working beyond the college hours, Sundays and government holidays for the benefit of students, faculty members and R & D staff to satisfy their thirst of knowledge. Library closing hours will be extended up to 10.00 pm, during examination time.


Monday – Friday                        : 8.00 am – 8.00 pm

During Exam Time                   : 8.00 am – 10.00 pm

Saturday                                      : 8.00 am – 4.00 pm

Sunday & Govt. holidays          : 9.00 am – 4.00 pm



Monday – Friday                      : 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

Saturday                                     : 9.00 am – 4.00 pm

Sunday & Govt. Holidays       : No Transactions

CITech Library has very good collection of books, journals, magazines, newspapers, project reports, previous year question papers, etc.

Document Type Collection Type
Books – 26,000
Bound Volumes – 400
Project Reports – 1203
CDs/DVDs – 2200
Magazines – 25
Print Journals – 75
Online Databases – 7
Question Papers – 5600

Cambridge Institute of Technology Library follows open access system. Users can pick their choice of books directly from the book rack.

Book Lending:

All library members can borrow library books by producing their college identity card / library membership card.

Category No. of Books Duration
Students 05 14 Days
Research Scholars 05 30 Days
Supporting Staff 03 30 Days
Faculty Members 07 90 Days
Borrower can return the books within the due date or renew / extend the due date for another 14/30/90 days with respect to their category. Otherwise fine will be incurred as per the rules.

Reference: Central Library has extensive collection of reference books and other books for GATE, GRE, TOEFL, CMAT, etc., to equip the students to face the competitive exams. Apart from these, main library has very good collection of books like personality development, how to face the interview, aptitude, etc. Reference section is open for library users on all working days including Sundays and Government holidays.

Digital Library: Digital library has multimedia systems with internet connection. Library users can browse VTU Consortium online journal databases and download the required articles, without any username and password. Digital Library is open on all working days including Sundays and Govt. holidays.