To actively engage with and support the innovative learning and research of SSMRV students, faculty, and staff.


To provide an innovative learning environment with technology, education and culture and to create a distinctive library experience through services and resource for students and faculty in their pursuit of academic excellence.


  1. To acquire, manage, and disseminate information to students, faculty, and research scholars
  2. To provide timely, accurate and current information to users for education, teaching, and research
  3. To provide access to bibliographic and full-text digital and printed resources to support the scholarly and informational needs of the institution
  4. To support and facilitate learning, teaching, and research activities of the college
  5. To provide an appropriate environment and facilities for the use of library services


Name Designation Role
Dr Geetha R Principal Chairperson
Dr Nagaraj M S H.O.D of Commerce Member
Mrs. Shylaja T M Librarian Convener
Mr. Jagadish A H.O.D of Dept of Business Administration Member
Mrs. Shanthi Krishna R H.O.D of Dept of Computer Application Member
Mrs. Lavanya Balaji H.O.D of Dept of PG Member
Dr Babitha H.O.D of Hindi Member
Dr Jyothi Hosurkar H.O.D of Dept of Kannada Member
Mrs. Shabana H.O.D of English Member
Mr. Ramamishra H.O.D of Sanskrit Member
Kavya Student Representative Member
Sandhya Student Representative Member
Kiran Kumar A Student Representative Member
Thanmay C Student Representative Member



Library Assistant
MSc. Library and Information Science & BLISc


Asst Librarian


Asst Librarian
BLISc MSc. Library & Information Science

Dasegowda S T

Support Staff


  • Total No of UG And PG Books: 29,640
  • No of Titles: 14,728
  • No of Reference Books: 1,429
  • No of Magazines: 17
  • No of Newspapers: 17
  • Number of Journals: 33
  • Number of Library Memberships: 3 (IIMB, BCL)
  • Library Software: LibsoftWith RFID Technology
  • Number of Computers: 16
  • Project Reports: 495


  • Open Access
  • Reference
  • Circulation
  • E Resources / Internet & Wi-Fi Facility
  • UGC Network Resource Centre
  • SMS & Email facility for all Library Transactions
  • Reprography and Printing
  • Reading Room
  • Books on Current Affairs
  • Journal Archive
  • Computers for searching academic and research content
  • Laptop charging point
  • Interlibrary Loan Facility


  • RFID Self Circulation Kiosk Facility
  • Information Literacy Program
  • Book Exhibition
  • Best Library User Award – for faculties and students
  • Dynamic Library Web Page
  • Library Brochure
  • Online Book Renewal
  • E-Resource Requisition System
  • Open Access System
  • Remote Access to E-resources
  • Shelf-list to all the book shelves
  • Display of Newspaper Clipping Service
  • Career/Employment Information Services
  • Internet Facility
  • Suggestion Box
  • Displaying New Arrivals
  • Self-Study Kiosk with Wi-Fi Laptop Study Facility
  • Book Suggestion System
  • Book Bank Facility
  • Current Awareness Service
  • User Personal Page in WEBOPAC
  • Reprography Facility
  • User Feedback System

Library Hours

Day Opening Hours
Monday to Friday 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Saturday 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM

The timing remains the same during examination days and during vacation.

Collection of Books – Subject Wise – AY 2023-24

Sl. No Subject No
1 Commerce 13,038
2 Management 4,839
3 Computer Applications 4,852
4 PG Dept of Commerce 1,122
5 English 933
6 Kannada 1,615
7 Hindi 533
8 Sanskrit 613
9 General Books 1,215
10 Books as per UGC guidelines 880
Total No of Books 29,640


Sl. No Magazines
1 Competition Success Review
2 Kurukshetra
3 Frontline
4 Employment News
5 India Today
6 The Week
7 Yojana
8 Reader’s Digest
9 Sportstar
10 Sudha
11 Taranga
12 Wisdom
13 Kasthuri
14 Mayura
15 Gruha Shobha
16 Sparda Spoorthi
17 Tushara


Sl. No Journals
1 International Journal of Marketing & Finance
2 International Journal of Finance Management
3 International Journal of Finance Management
4 Chartered Accountant
5 Management Accountant
6 South Asian Journal of Management
7 Asian Journal of Management Cases
8 Journal of Entrepreneurship
9 Indian Journal of Marketing Management & Research
10 Indian Journal of Human Resource Development & Management
11 Case Folio
12 International Journal of Management & Marketing
13 Journal of E-Technology
14 Journal of Intelligent Computing
15 Journal of Data Processing
16 Journal of Computer Science
17 Indian Journal of Information Technology & Application
18 IOSR Journal of Computer Engineering
19 Journal of Web Development & Web Design
20 Finance India
21 Journal of Management & Entrepreneurship
22 Journal of Accounting & Finance
23 Journal of Management Outlook
24 Journal of Banking, Information Technology & Management
25 Financial Risk Management
26 Harvard Business Review
27 Indian Banker
28 Indian Journal of Knowledge Management & Information Technology
29 Indian Journal of Marketing
30 Indian Journal of Finance
31 Prabandhan: Indian Journal of Management
32 Arthshastra Indian Journal of Economics & Research
33 Indian Journal of Research in Capital Markets


Sl. No Name Language
1 The Times of India English
2 Deccan Herald English
3 Indian Express English
4 The Hindu English
5 Bangalore Mirror English
6 Deccan Chronicle English
7 The Economic Times English
8 Mint English
9 Business Line English
10 Udayavani Kannada
11 Kannada Prabha Kannada
12 Vijaya Vani Kannada
13 Samyuktha Karnataka Kannada
14 Prajavani Kannada
15 Vijaya Karnataka Kannada
16 Vishwavani Kannada
17 Rajasthan Patrika Hindi


Sl. No E-Resources Weblink
1 Shodhganga
2 Shodhsindhu
3 N-List
4 Indcat
5 E- Pathashala Vidya Mitra
6 Vidwan
7 E-Acharya
8 Mint books
9 IUP India
11 National Digital Library
12 SWAYAM: Massive Open online course

Institutional Membership

  • Indian Institute Management Bangalore (IIMB)
  • British Council Library (BCL)

Library Facilities

  • Digital Library with 16 computers with internet connection.
  • Free browsing for students and faculties for academic, research, and competitive exam preparation.
  • Display of newspaper clippings on current topics and career/employment.
  • SC/ST Book Bank facility.
  • Notice board for information display and notifications.
  • Availability of Competitive Exam books.
  • Reading room, discussion room, and self-study space for faculty and students.
  • OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) facility for easy search.
  • Reprographic facility for printing and copying.
  • Availability of print and soft copies of question papers.
  • Surveying students to assess the extent of e-reader ownership through N-LIST online resource facility of UGC – Inflibnet package for e-journals.
  • Mint Book app for access to library resources information.
  • RFID Technology for capturing library footfall.
  • Display of new arrival books on a digital platform.

Courseware and Learning Resources

  1. SWAYAM: Massive Open Online Courses
  2. SWAYAMPRABHA: View Digital Courses on TV
  3. e-Acharya (INFLIBNET Gandhinagar)
  4. e-Gyankosh
  5. e-PG Pathshala (INFLIBNET Gandhinagar)
  6. e-ShodhSindhu (e-SS)
  7. e-Yantra: Engineering for a Better Tomorrow
  8. Virtual Labs: Web-enabled experiments designed for remote operation
  9. FOSSEE: Free/Libre and Open Source Software for Education
  10. Spoken Tutorial: Tutorials in IT Application
  11. National Digital Library of India (NDLI)
  12. Shodhganga: A reservoir of Indian Theses
  13. NPTEL Video Lectures
  14. Codecademy
  15. Free Lecture videos
  16. Harvard Open Courseware
  17. MIT Open Courseware and other Learning Resources (OCW)
  18. Open Yale Courses
  19. Oxford Mathematics Open Courseware and other Learning Resources
  20. Video Lecture
  21. Shodh Shudhhi (PDS): Plagiarism Detection Software
  22. IRINS: Research Information Management System

Reference Management & Writing Assistance Tools

  1. Zotero
  2. Mendeley
  3. QuillBot


  1. Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)
  2. Open Library
  3. Project Gutenberg
  4. Rare Book Room


  1. Academy & Industry Research Collaboration Center (AIRCC)
  2. Advances In Electrical And Computer Engineering
  3. Annales Geophysicae
  4. Anthropoetics: The Journal Of Generative Anthropology
  5. Astrophysics And Space Sciences Transactions
  6. Atmospheric Chemistry And Physics
  7. Chemical Engineering Research Bulletin
  8. Communicating Astronomy With The Public
  9. Estonian Journal Of Earth Sciences
  10. Fibreculture Journal
  11. Iaeng International Journal Of Applied Mathematics
  12. International Electronic Journal Of Mathematics Education
  13. International Journal Of Design
  14. International Journal Of Engineering Science And Technology
  15. International Journal Of Internet Science
  16. Journal Of Geosciences
  17. Journal Of Industrial Engineering And Management
  18. Revista Letra Magna
  19. Sankhya: The Indian Journal Of Statistics
  20. Science Publications
  21. Semantics And Pragmatics
  22. Silpakorn University Science And Technology Journal
  23. The Arkeotek Journal
  24. The International Journal Of The Creative Arts In Interdisciplinary Practicethe Journal Of Religion And Film
  25. Theological Librarianship
  26. Technology Focus

e-Journal Databases

  1. CSIR-NISCAIR Journals
  2. Indian Society for Education and Environment
  3. Khagol (Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics)
  4. NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository
  5. ChemSpider
  6. Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
  7. HighWire
  8. Hindawi Publishing
  9. Impact Journals
  10. PLoS
  11. PubMed Central
  12. Science Alert
  13. Springer Open Access

Institutional Repositories

  2. CSIR-Indian Institute of Astrophysics
  3. CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology
  5. CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography
  6. IIM Ahemdabad
  7. IIM Kozhikode
  8. IISc Bangalore
  9. IIT BHU
  10. IIT Bhubaneswar
  11. IIT Bombay
  12. IIT Delhi
  13. IIT Gandhinagar
  14. IIT Guwahati
  15. IIT Hyderabad
  16. IIT Kharagpur
  17. IIT Roorkee
  18. Indian Institute of Astrophysics, Bangalore
  19. Institutional Archives Registry
  20. Mahatma Gandhi University
  21. National Institute of Oceanography
  22. National Physical Laboratory (NPL)
  23. NIT Rourkela
  24. Raman Research Institute
  25. Australian University Theses & Dissertations
  26. DART-Europe E-Theses Portal
  27. DiVA portal
  28. Open Access Theses and Dissertations: OATD
  29. Open Directory Project Free Dissertations
  30. Open DOAR
  32. PQDT OPEN: ProQuest Digital Theses
  33. ROAR
  35. Thesis Abstracts and Dissertation Abstract

Institutional Repositories

  1. Digital Library of India
  2. National Digital Library of India (IIT Kharagpur)
  3. ShodhGanga (INFLIBNET-India)
  4. IITs Council
  5. Vidwan
  6. Vidyanidhi Project
  7. Research Project Database
  8. ShodhGangotri (INFLIBNET-India)

Patents and Standards

  1. ECMA International open standards
  2. Esp@cenet
  3. European Patent Office (EPO)
  4. Google Patents
  5. Indian Patent design and trademark
  6. Indian Patent Office
  7. Open Geospatial Consortium
  9. US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO)
  10. World Wide Web Consortium open Standard

Search Engines

  1. Bielefeld Academic Search Engine (BASE)
  2. CiteSeerX
  3. Connecting Repositories (CORE)
  4. Google Scholar
  5. JURN
  6. Microsoft Academic Search
  7. OAIster (WorldCat)

Virtual Libraries/Subject Gateways

  2. Internet Public Library
  3. The Virtual Library of Mathematics (VifaMath)
  5. WWW Virtual Library

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