School of Management Studies (SMS) library is a well equipped library, with collection and services attuned for management students, professionals, researchers and faculty. It is one of the best B-School library in south India.
our library was able to provide necessary information provision and support not only for SMS, but also for wider sections of the management community of our state. It always renewed, restructured it self to cope with technological advancements and changing needs of our academic community. SMS library is an automated library with OPAC, digital collections and online databases. It also houses printed resources and can support conventional information seeking with card catalogues. SMS library uses and supports free and open source software.
Library is functioning in two storied building. The ground floor houses the contemporary collection where as the upper floor stacks bound volumes and earlier editions of books. The library collection is organised using Decimal Classification (DDC) system. It uses digits 000-999 to represent subject. The use of DDC will provide a progressive sequence in shelving of books, which in turn will help to locate books with much ease.
|Library Timings||Working Hours||Issue and Return|
|Monday-Friday||9 a.m to 6 30 p.m||9 15 to 6 15 p.m|
|Saturdays||9 a.m to 4 p.m||9 15 to 3 45 p.m|
Library is currently having more than 46,000 documents. We subscribe to nearly 45 national and international journals. In addition to these we have a pool of internally generated knowledge in the form of doctoral and M.Phil dissertations and projects.