Dr. A. Chitra Dhavapudhalvi MLIS.,PGDCA.,Ph.D
The Chikkanna Government Arts College, Tirupur was established in the year 1966. During that period library was equipped with a minimum collection of books. After that the General Library’s collection increased to above 1, 00,000 including print and non print materials. This library is one of the largest repositories of information in this region. It is modern in terms of services, infrastructure and information technology applications.
The CGAC Library System consists of General Library and 11 departmental libraries which collectively support the teaching, research and extension programmes of this College. All students, faculty members and employees of the Institute are entitled to make use of the Library facilities on taking library membership. Besides, the library has a huge collection of general books. It is proposed to establish a new building with various sections.
The Library transactions are carried out by Bar Code Technology. It has the facility of Web OPAC-online search. So the library catalogue can be accessed through intranet, in future through internet. And the library has subscribed to online journals and E-resources in the field of Arts, Science and humanities through INFLIBNET.
Motivating students into lifelong learners in a systematic way.
To meet the academic and personal goals those extends knowledge and promote achievement in the individual and in the department.
1. To satisfy the need of the user community
2. Focus on continuous improvement efforts that are essential to the users
Library area (Total) : 1000 sq.ft
a) New Additional proposed Building : 3500 sq.ft
1. Week Days : 10.00 a.m. To 4.00 pm.
Beyond Academics.... . .