GOVERNMENT POLYTECHNIC AHMEDABAD

GOVERNMENT POLYTECHNIC
AHMEDABAD

Library Details

The institute provides excellent accommodation to its students. The students are provided with all the amenities so that their stay here becomes a worthwhile experience

Library Membership

All students and faculty members of Government Polytechnic Engineering College are to be registered as Member of library. Book borrowing rights are given to all Students (UG) and faculty members.

Location of Library

Library is located in Main Building with total 826 square meters with reading capacity of 120 students and includes Librarian cabin, news paper reading area, book issue and return area, reference section, magazine section

Library Opening hours (Issue & Return of books)

Monday to Friday and working saturday timings : 10:30 AM to 6.10 PM Sunday and public holiday remain clossed.

Services
  • Library is providing the facility of borrowing of reading materials like books, IS code to the students and faculties.
  • Library is issuing library tickets to faculty and students for borrowing of the books. Library has newspaper and magazine reading area.
  • Library has two separate reading rooms for boys and girls. Library has also facility of Namo wifi, so students can easily access it in the library area for the study purpose.
  • Students and faculties can use library facilities during office hours and planning to extend it.
Library Automation
  • Library department recently gone through Library Automation project and now can provide better services to students.
  • Library department of Government Polytechnic recently prepared the books database in soft copy and installed E-Granthalaya Library software.
  • Issue-return of books through E-Granthalaya software.
  • Library also started Bar-coding of the books.
Library automation photos as below.

Collections
  • Library has very good collection. This collection includes, books, magazines and IS codes. Currently, Library has 35,439 books and subscribes 10 magazine/Journals.
  • Collection encompasses subjects of Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics and communication, Instrumentation and communication, Computer, Information Technology, Plastic and Automobile Engineering and related areas.
Library Magazine list.
SR. NO. List of National Journals - 2019 Department
1 Civil Engineering & Construction Review CIVIL ENGINEERING
2 The Indian Concrete Journal CIVIL ENGINEERING
3 Electronics for You ELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
4 P. C. Quest COMPUTER ENGINEERING
5 Over Drive AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING
6 Electrical India ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
7 Annuals of Library and Information Studies LIBRARY
8 Innovation Intelligence GENERAL
9 Science Reporter GENERAL
10 Intl’s of Mechanical Engineering MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Books Purchase
Details 2016 - 2017 2017 - 2018 2018 - 2019
No. Of Books 263 427 334
Titles 31 104 80
Amount Rs. 1,20,890 Rs. 1,45,593 Rs. 99,223
Grant Rs. 1,50,000 Rs.1,50,000 Rs. 1,00,000
Library Usage
Students Book Issue/Return Student Reading Room Usage Faculty book Issue & Usage
1018 3427 399
Magazine Subscribe
No. Of Magazine 2016 - 2017 2018 - 2019 2019 - 2020
Title of magazine 10 10 10
Total amount of magazine 13000 15370 16600