LIBRARY

The Library houses a store of various books from the best authors in the world from the electronics sector. We also encourage students to use the digital library archives and supplement themselves with repositories and services of NPTEL and other similar allied services.

The Library houses a store of more than 23000 books, more than 300 International and National Journals from the best authors published in popular Journals covering various branches of Engineering & Technology, Management and Humanities. A New completely wooden furnished library is equipped with International and National Journals Section, Reference Section, Books section, Digital Library, e- Library, Online Journals reference section, Reading Room, Document Scanning Facility, Document Printing Facility, Automated book lending system, Reprographic facility, Dailies and weeklies section and with an amazing collection of nearly 23,000 books. An exclusive books section of Microsoft, Wiley and WP contains four copies of all the titles published till date by them.

We also encourage students to use the digital library archives and supplement themselves with repositories and services of NPTEL and other similar allied services.

We have unlimited user licensed access to IEEE, ASCE, ASME, Springerlink and McGraw-Hill Journals, and Proceedings.

Membership
Membership is open to all the staff and the students of BMCE.

Working hours
The working hours of the Library are 8.30 am to 5.00 pm.

Holidays
All government/College holidays will be applicable.

Browsing Centre and access to e-resources
The Library is connected to the 2 Mbps 1:1 leased line Internet service of the College Data Centre and has 30 systems for accessing the Internet - from 8.30 am - 05.00 pm. 

Reprographics Facilities
One Canon Digital copier and Network printer facilities are available for members to print and copy the required materials, at a nominal cost.

Document Scanning
The college provides in house facility for document scanning this facility is available to all students.

Document Printing
Along with scanning facilities measures have been taken for document printing which taxes the students far lesser than their off campus counterparts. 

Fully automated services
All operations and services of the library have been automated with RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) technology using Windows based software, LibSoft. The software has excellent cartridges such as transaction, query, administration, reporting etc.

Computer infrastructure

Intel Zeon dual processor based server.
Storage Server (HP – Network Attached Storage)
WiFi Connectivity
Work Stations Desk Top PC's -30 Nos with 19” LCD monitors.
All PC’s connected in high speed LAN with 1:1 2 Mbps leased line Internet connectivity.
Protected by Fortinet 310B Hardware Firewall.
Scanner (Bar-code)
Canon Lide (Document Scanner)
HP Laser Printer
Centralized UPS back up.

Software 

Operating System (Windows 2000 and Windows XP)
Utility Softwares (MS Office, Acrobat Reader)
Web browsers(Internet Explorer, Google Chrome)
LibSoft (Library Automation Software)

Online Resources

1 IEL Online – INDEST AICTE Consortium
2 ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)
3 ASCE Journals - (American Society of civil Engg.)
4 ASME Journals (American Society of Mechanical Engg.)
5 ELSEVIER
6 SPRINGER - Engineering and Technology
7 McGraw-Hill
8 NPTEL