The The Gulbarga districts is located in the northern part of Karnataka presently Gulbarga is a Divisional head Quarter comprising six districts namely Gulbarga, Bidar, Bellary, Raichur, Koppal and Yadgir. It is having a great historical and cultural background. In such a area the renewed “Sharanabasveshwar Vidya Vardhak Sangh Gulbarga” a prime Institution of Karnataka state catering the education needs of the people was established in 1918 by poojya shree Doddappa Appa the Maha Dasoha peethadhipatigalu of Sharnabasveshwar samsthan.
Over a period of eight and half decades it has developed in to a biggest educationl organization providing quality education. This academic Institution is now made available montessori to P.G level in many disciplines.
Now his holiness Poojya Dr. Sharnabasavappa Appa the president of the Sharnbasaveshwar Education Institutions, himself as a Great Educationist, Philosopher’ great poet, Social Reformer, Akhil Bharat Veerashaiva Mahadasoha peethadhipatigalu and above all a great humanist has Developed 50 Educational Institutions Providing Education to 23000 Students which includes 14000 boys and 9000 girls. This esteemed sangha has Celebrated its Cenetery year Inaugrated on 23rd September 2004 by his Excellency APJ Abdul Kalam Hon’ble president of india.
In such a well developing
Institution, a LIBRARY called LIBRARY AND INFORMATION
CENTRE[LIC] is one of the most sought and learning centres
on the campus ,where rich collections of books, journals,
OPAC Database and others infrastructure are available. The
library is originated from the date of establishment of the
college and ideally situated on the college campus. The
building is built logically and scientifically the
ventilation lighting and other onterior facilities are made
available. The ‘S’ type cushion are provided for the
students to sit for the longer time in the library. The
Speciality of our library is entire library is fully air
conditioned installing heavy duty AC machines. THE LIBRARY
WORKS ROUND THE CLOCK with OPEN ACCESS SYSTEM. It is the
only one library in Karnataka where these types of
facilities have been extended.
OUR library is as a heart of the academic institution and
plays an important role in all the academic and research
activities works with various effective services considering
the aims and objectives of the esteemed institution.
Information. Technologies are adopted to meet the challenges
and informative education for modern society which will be a
reason for nation building.
Library works with such huge collection of Book, National/International scientific Journals, Magzines, and Newspapers. A Separate CD-ROM collection, and Book Bank Collection, are maintained. A special arrangement of providing Text Books to the ‘TOPPERS’ is made available to encourage for the meritorious students and to gain ranks and placement. Avery good collection of Text Book Section foe all the branches maintained. Internet facility round the clock is also made Available for the Students to brows the academic sites and full text of e- journal accessing A separate Reprography section is maintained for the students and the facility members.
As a Special Collection an International Reference Work Mc Graw-Hill Encyclopedia Of Science and Technology in 20 Vol’s Published from USA, Worth of Rs.2.5 lakhs is procured and made available in the library. Our library has joined by making payment of Rs11000 and became a member of DELNET- AICTE for the subscription to e- journals, and databases to access.
The IEEE/EEE Electronic Library (IEL) Covers almost one third of the world’s current Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Literature. The resource covers more than 50,000 documents from over 2,000 publication including 120 Journals, Magazines, Conference proceedings. More than 5,000 new pages are going to be added every month. It provides access to Diagrams,Photographs and illustrative Materials. This Facility is a Comnmon to our all three Braches and a boost to our teaching and learning process.