Central library

The state-of-the-art Library of the Institute is a learning resource centre of the Institute that meets the requirements of the students and teachers with respect to the academic programmes and syllabi of WBUT. The Library provides them with modern and technologically advanced amenities with respect to books, journals, E-sources as well as live-coverage of special lectures and seminars.

The Library is situated in the heart of the academic complex of the Institute, in the Ground Floor of the main building. The Library has a collection of over 2000 titles and over 39,000 volumes. Besides the printed journals, the Library subscribes to several on-line IEEE, IET, WILEY and other journals and provides access to IEEE online database. The functions and services of the Library are fully computerised and the students are provided with digital library facility. Besides the general lending, the students are also entitled to accessing books from the Book Bank of the Library and retaining them for a defined semester. It has a well maintained stock of CD- ROMs, DVDs, Project Reports, Theses, and the like. The students are given access to fully automated circulation facilities through LIBSYS Software package (an integrated multi-user library system). The Library remains open even beyond the Institute hours for the benefit of students and teachers. Further, in order to promote awareness about the Library among the users, the Library organises Exhibitions on various subjects at regular intervals.