Services

OPAC (Online Services): Online catalogue facility is available to users through internet. The link for accessing our OPAC is http://library.git.edu.  As per the website count statistics, the total visitor view the OPAC is 77023 (as on Dec 2015). Every individual patron has the OPAC account credentials to access their account. The main features of the OPAC are to check the availability of books, self renewal of borrowed books, online reservation and online purchase suggestions. Find loan periods, renew, or place holds. Check your library account for what is checked out and when books are due.Circulation Services oversees and enforces loan policies for items held by the Library. This Service provides information on how many items may be checked out and for how long.

GIT Library App Services (Mobile App) : The GIT Library app is exclusive mobile app designed and developed for the use of students and staff of KLS Gogte Institute of Technology, Belagavi. The mobile app is act like a plug-in and fetching the content from existing Koha automation software using at Library. The GIT students and staff can use OPAC login credentials to login mobile app. Keeping into mind that, mobile apps used generally focus on brief interactions of fifteen minutes or less. The GIT Library app enables the quick view of essential information such as – issued books, fine, reading history, and item search along shelf location.
Features of App

• To check the availability of books.
• To identify the actual location of books.
• To access your Library account.
• To receive push notification for new arrivals of library books
· To receive reminder push notification for overdue books.

Digital Library Services: Digital library with an excellent infrastructure has been setup at the Library and Information Centre. This has been a classic setup designed by our computer center with latest Computers. Online access to the e-resource portals of ASCE, CRC Press, IEEE DL, Springer, Science Direct, Taylor & Francis(Trail Bases), Knimbus. NPTEL, these services are IP enabled and can be accessed anywhere in the campus.

Inter Library Loan Service:  The Central Library offers inter-library loan service to its users for the books not available in the GIT library by procuring them from Developing Library Network (DELNET) The GITs Library, in turn, also lends its resources to the libraries of other government and academic institutions. Library is active member of DELNET, It is Resource sharing networks/consortia, (like Inflibnet)  VTU Consortia, AICTE consortia.

Reference Services: The Library maintains a separate reference collection consisting of encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, handbooks, atlases, etc. Reference books are marked  “R” The Reference Section facility is extended to the students, staff and faculty of the Institute from 08.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. Saturday 08.00 a.m. to 9.00 p.m. on all working days. Readers may approach the Reference Desk for information or any assistance in the use of the Library Collections and Services.

Periodical Services A good number of journals and magazines both technical and general in nature are subscribed to library. Latest issues will be displayed as and when received.

Book Bank Services: The eligible students may submit online application to get extra 3 books for entire semester in the GBBS Section.

Current Awareness Service:  In order to keep library users, informed about the latest additions, the following are displayed on regular basis: Recent additions of Books, List of journals received displayed on plazma view , Announcement of information on national / international Conferences/ Conducting events from library etc..

User Awareness Programme Services: The library takes an active part in the orientation programme organized by the institute for the benefit of new students in the beginning of academic year. Any user desiring to know more about library resources and service or to learn how to use a particular resource like OPAC, e-journals, databases etc. should contact In (Circulation Counter).

Photocopying Services: Today, reprography plays a very important role in the transmission of knowledge within library resources and services. The Reprography Service at GIT Library helps to preserve rare and special material and collections from being stolen or mishandled and, therefore, maintain availability of the resources.

CD-Rom services:  Our CDs accompanied with purchased books and journals, some complementary CDs, and Magazines’ CDs and DVDs. CDs will be provided to refer through library systems as well as issued home.

News Paper Clipping: Scanned copy of GIT News, AICTE News, KEA News will send through email and also uploaded in GIT website.

Special Encouragement for Toppers Services: Department wise Top three students will get extra-books for entire semester to achieve better marks or score. Golden Member – 1st Topper = 14 + 02 (Syllabus Bk + General Bk) Silver Member – 2nd Topper = 12 + 02 (Syllabus Bk + General Bk) Bronze Member – 3rd Topper = 10 + 02 (Syllabus Bk + General Bk).