Library and Information Center at Guru Nanak Institute of Technology Since the Central Library is the Temple of Learning, it is given high priority and is situated in the middle of everything. The entryway to information and culture is the library. It has been in place since the college's founding in the year 2008. Found on the second floor of the A Block. More than 600 square meters of carpet are in the library. The library has many contemporary amenities and is fully automated with barcode technology. Collections in Engineering, Management, Textbooks, Journals, E-books, E-journals, and other literature are kept on hand to help students adopt a more global perspective. The following are the facilities offered:

Functions/ Activities Of Library Committee

Library committee acts on advisory and recommendation committee to consider policy matters and takes policy decisions for procurement of books, Print journals, e-Journals and digital library renders advice to purchase committee for library procurements.

Development and proper maintenance of adequate and up-to-date collection of books, journals, periodicals, dissertation etc.

The committee has proposed central library budget for the year.

Faculty Members

  1. Dr. B.Vijay Kumar Chairman – Lib. Committee & Pro. Mechanical/COE
  2. Mr. P.Ramesh Librarian & Secretary
  3. Mr. A.Vijay Kumar, Asst Prof. Mechanical
  4. Mr.T. Manidhar, Assoc.Prof. EEE
  5. Mr.K.Sanath Kumar, Asst Prof. ECE
  6. Mr.K. Vigneshwar, Asst. Prof. CSE
  7. Mr.M. Naresh Goud, Asst Prof. IT
  8. Mr. N Rajesh, Asst Prof. ET
  9. Mr.P. Praveen, Asst Prof. CIVIL
  10. Mr. Khaja Hassan, Asst Prof. H & S
  11. Mrs. G.Prasanna, Asst Prof. MBA

Students Members

  1. G.Nithin Naik | (20831A0120) CIVIL
  2. A.Sai Teja | (20831A0203) EEE
  3. I. Prem Kumar | (19831A329) Mechanical
  4. V.Shravani | (19831A0495) ECE
  5. P.Sai Likhitha | (20831A05C7) CSE
  6. K.Nithin Kumar | (20831A1232) IT
  7. A.Vasavi | (20831A6205) CSC
  8. C.Rishi Karan | (20831A6610) CSM
  9. M.Aravind | (21831A7203) AID
  10. B.Niharika | (22831E0010) MBA
  11. Mrs. G.Prasanna, Asst Prof. MBA

Library Collection

Seating Capacity: 200
No. Volumes: 48032
No. Titles: 8336
Print Journals: 129
E-Journals: 11517
E-Books: 9056

S. No Course Titles Volumes
01 CSE 1347 9094
02 ECE 1247 8912
03 IT 1031 4751
04 EEE 735 4538
05 CIVIL 1186 7416
06 MECHANICAL 1137 6838
07 CSM 219 798
08 CSC 187 685
09 AIDS 204 894
01 M.Tech 326 1166
02 MBA 717 2940


I-EEE Aspp Journals Total: 211

Link: https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/home.jsp

IEEE Xplore is a powerful resource for the discovery of scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. It delivers full-text access to the world's highest quality technical literature in engineering and technology, in the form of journals, conference proceedings and standards.


Delnet Journals List: 1100

Link: https://discovery1.delnet.in/

DELNET was started at the India International Centre Library in January 1988 and was registered as a society in 1992. It was initially supported by the National Information System for Science and Technology (NISSAT), Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Government of India. It was subsequently supported by the National Informatics Centre, Department of Information Technology, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Government of India and the Ministry of Culture, Government of India.
DELNET has been established with the prime objective of promoting resource sharing among the libraries through the development of a network of libraries. It aims to collect, store, and disseminate information besides offering computerized services to users, to coordinate efforts for suitable collection development and also to reduce unnecessary duplication wherever possible.

J-Gate Social & Management Science

Total Journals: 10206

Link: https://jgateplus.com/search/index/

J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global e-journal literature. Launched in 2001 by Informatics India Limited, J-Gate provides seamless access to millions of journal articles available online offered by 14,707 Publishers. It presently has a massive database of journal literature, indexed from 66,105 e-journals with links to full text at publisher sites. J-Gate also plans to support online subscription to journals, electronic document delivery, archiving and other related services.

Open Access Journals / Useful Links

NPTEL Videos (Logo)

Link: https://nptel.ac.in/

NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning), is a joint venture of the IITs and IISc, funded by the Ministry of Education (MoE) Government of India, and was launched in 2003. NPTEL offers close to 600+ Massive Open Online Courses (MOOC) for certification every semester in about 22 disciplines.

National Digital Library of India (NDLI) Logo

Link: https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/

National Digital Library of India (NDLI) is a virtual repository of learning resources which is not just a repository with search/browse facilities but provides a host of services for the learner community. It is built to provide support for all academic levels in cluding researchers and life-long learners, all disciplines, all popular forms of access devices and differently-abled learners.


Link: https://swayam.gov.in/

SWAYAM is India's own MOOCs platform offering online courses on all disciplines viz. Engineering, Law, Management, Humanities & Social Sciences and Professional Courses. It is designed to achieve the three cardinal principles of Education Policy - Access, Equity and Quality. All the courses are interactive, prepared by reputed teachers nationwide and accessible through different devices.

Digital Library

Link 1:

Link 2:

Digital Library Server Located at GNIT Library is connected with LAN & Wi Fi to all the Systems in the entire Campus, for the benefit of the Students and staff. It is also Provided online access to 211 IEEE Journals, 1100 DELNET Journals, and 10,206 J-GATE MBA 25,172 NPTEL Video’s Lectures Developed by Peer Group Industries like IITs, 83, 000 PPTs & 9,500 E books, Study Materials, Previous question Papers, teaching Schedules, Lab Manuals, etc.

The following are the Salient Features of Digital Library

Largest Teaching Learning System

  1. 82585 Study Materials
  2. 25172 NPTEL, Stanford, Berkley and MIT videos on Engineering, Science & Management
  3. 26910 Author presentations
  4. 16910 Book PPTs
  5. 9500 E-books

Library accessible from anywhere in the campus through any device

Videos & presentations for both students and faculty

Presentations developed by authors

Any student or faculty member can take entire library or a part of it home

  1. All branches of engineering & management
  2. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
  3. Teacher education & Training
  4. Languages & grammar, competitive exam preparation
  5. Career guidance & computers

Digital Learning Resources


Number of Lessons: 25173
Number of Subjects : 93
Memory occupied in: 6 TB

Berkley, Stanford, California University Lecture Videos and MIT lectures also available.

MBA Lecture Videos:

AIMA (All India Management Association)
Number of Subjects: 18

Library Automation

SOUL library software had been purchased in 2009 from INFLIBNET, Ahmadabad which is a wind of UGC. Recently a new version has been updated with SOUL 3.0 Following are the salient features:

  1. Any member of the library can have the OPAC access through any system LAN/Wi Fi from the entire campus
  2. Members can search whether a particular title of the book is available or not
  3. Members can reserve the books instantly from their desktop
  4. URL to access the SOUL server is

Separate Competitive Examinations Section:

GNIT providing a separate competitive examination book section for the students appearing for GATE, GRE, TOEFL, IELTS and other competitive examinations.

Library Timings

Library Working Hours: 9.00 A.M to 5.30 P.M.

Textbooks Section

A textbook is a book containing a comprehensive compilation of content in a branch of study with the intention of explaining it. Textbooks are produced to meet the needs of educators, usually at educational institutions. Our library as huge collection of 48032 Volumes and 8,336 Titles.

Reference Section

Journal Section

Reading Section