JNTUA College of Engineering (Autonomous) Ananthapuramu

Sir Mokshagundam Vishveshwariah Road, Ananthapuramu, Andhra Pradesh-515002, INDIA


About Library

Central Library

  • Introduction of the Library
  • The Central Library supports the teaching and research programmers of the Institute and provides facilities for general reading and disseminates information according to the requirement of the users. It is housed in a separate building with a carpet area of 1006.32 Sq.ms, reading space 504.68 sq. ms.. It has around 85790 including, books, back volumes of technical national and international journals, technical pamphlets, standards, CD-ROMs, Video cassettes etc. The database of entire library acquisitions was created using Library Application Software Called KOHA software.
  • The College Central Library caters to the needs of the user community i.e., UG and PG students, Research scholars, staff and faculty of the Jawaharlal Nehru technological University college of Engineering (Autonomous), Ananthapuramu. The College Central Library was fully automated with bar coding of the books from the year 2011 KOHA Library Software package. The main features of the KOHA Software are OPAC, Acquisition, Cataloguing, Circulation, Serial Control etc.

  •      Building: 1006.32 sq m plinth areas extended in 2 floors.
  •      Ground floor: Thesis, Xerox room ,Staff room, Circulation counter ,Digital Library ,News paper reading room , Magazine section.
  •      First floor : Journal section, Ready reference section Back volume of Journals, Staff room, UPS room

  • Working Hours:
  • The library is kept open throughout the year except for six days i.e., three national holidays and three festival holidays.
  •   It is kept open from
  •   Monday –Thursday : 8.30 A.M. To 8.30 P.M
  •   Friday –Weekly Holiday
  •   Saturday & Sunday : 8.30 .A.M To 4.00.P.M.

  • Different Sections of the library:
  •   Circulation section
  •   Acquisition section
  •   Processing section(Classification section& Cataloguing)
  •   Periodical section
  •   Digital library section
  •   Internet cell
  •   Reference section
  •   Dissertations & Back volumes section
  •   Stacks etc.

  • Services of the central library are:
  •   Charging and Discharging of books and non book material
  •   Reference service
  •   Inter Library Loan (ILL)
  •   DELNET
  •   E-access of e-resources
  •   Reprographic service and
  •   Referral service to the users.
  •   Wi-Fi network Facility

  • Books:
  • Total volumes : 85790
  • Total titles: 22704
  • No. of Reference books : 15211
  • Donated Books : 1269

  • Journals, Magazines& News papers

Journals,Magazines& News papers
1 Printed journals –National &International Back volumes 62
2 Back volumes of Journals 358
3 Magazines 25
4 E- Journals 3389
5 News papers 10


  • E-Journals
  •   IEEE
  •   ASCE
  •   ASME
  •   Engineering and Computer Science