Collection Snapshot

With the excellent blend of print and electronic resources in the form of books, journals, databases, reports and phalmplates, the library collection is one of the finest among the south Indian academic libraries. This rich and valuable collection built over a period of last ten decades which has some of the rare reference materials such as 19th century publications and note books of mathematical genius Ramanujan and several important journals. The total print collection of the library exceeds more than 3 lakh volumes.

The following table gives a snapshot of the library’s collection as on 30th September 2020.

Resource Type Collection Size
Books 293128
Journals 72
Back Volumes of Journals (Since from early years of 20th century) 45195
E - Resources
      e-Books 33+
      e-Journals 15000+
      e-Theses 8300+
      Databases 16
Gratis 5000+
Reports 2
Pamphlets 8000
Ramanujan Manuscripts 3
Theses (Ph.D/M.Phil) 16212