IT Library

About The Library

    Recognizing the role of library and information services in meeting the requirements of the Institute's academic, research, training and consultancy activities, the Library was set-up as one of the key divisions of the Institute of Technology, Nirma University. The Institute of Technology Library is one of the best engineering libraries in the state. The collection is mainly strong in engineering and technology, however good information sources on humanities and social sciences are also available.    

The library collection comprising of books, journals, standards, and other non-book materials in engineering, technology and humanities is considered one of the best in the state.The Library has an excellent digital library system in place with access to four online periodical databases, which include more than 750 e-journals like ASCE (American Society of Civil Engineers), ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers), IEL (IEEE/IET Electronic Library) Online, ACM (Association of Computing Machinery) Digital Library, and Elsevier’s Science Direct. The collection also includes Books,  Print Periodicals, CDs/DVDs, Audio Cassettes, Video Cassettes, Indian Standards, Bound Volumes, and Online databases like Scopus, EBSCO eBook Academic Collection etc.

Moreover one unique resource (video lecture series) from NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) has been added to the Collection. There are 800 video courses and 300 web courses, each of forty hours duration in five engineering branches and core Science Programmes produced by IIT and IISc Professors, These lectures can be accessed from anywhere on the NU campus through the Library home page.