HISTORY

HISTORY

Library initially functioned in the Auditorium with the collection of 2810 books.

 In the academic year 2003-04, the library was shifted to Second Floor in the Main Building and was inaugurated by our Chairman Hon.Justice J. Kanakaraj (Retired Judge, Madras High Court) on 22nd October 2003. It incorporated all the required facilities and catered to the various needs of the users.

          The present state of art 'Maryland library' in Dr. Elizabeth Thomas Block was inaugurated on 16th June 2016 by Mr.R. Venkatesan, I.A.S, Secretary to the Government of Tamil Nadu, Revenue Department. The total area of the Library building is about 5206 sq.ft. It accommodates Stack, Periodicals, OPAC (4 systems), PG & Research Section (1 System), Circulation (3 Systems), E-Resource Centre (11 Systems) and Reprography. 5 cameras are placed at strategic points in the library for surveillance and 4 Fire Extinguishers are provided.

 VISION                      

To disseminate the right information to the right reader at the right time in an ICT environment.

 MISSION                

   To be a dynamic library by acquiring various kinds of information resources to support the new and existing needs of academic programs in learning, teaching and research and to promote the library services and resources among the user community and increase the library contribution with digital initiatives