The vision of the GRTIET library is to satisfy the user community, by fulfilling their hunger for relevant knowledge and learning. The library, located on the first floor of the main building, sports a floor area of about 5000 sq.ft. comprising over 17238 volumes covering 3250 titles.
The library also houses over 2500 reference and rare books on all branches of engineering, science, the humanities, English, dictionaries and encyclopedias. A number of guides are available in both the reference and issues sections for preparation students to participate in competitive exam like GATE, TOEFL, GRE, GMAT, Civil Service Exam, Defense Service Exam and the like.
The institute’s commitment to eLearning is reflected in the fact that internet-enabled multimedia computers populate the library, opening up a world of learning to students.
The audiovisual section of the college library consists of over 1000 CD/DVD-ROM diskettes; enabling students improve their communications skills and prepare for the competitive exams.
The library’s three main sections comprise, the stock room, the reading hall and periodical section and the circulation/reprography section.
The unique feature of the library is the compulsory ‘library hour’, which is integrated into the student’s timetable (one hour per week for each class).
Around 217 IEEE, ASME, ASCE and J-GATE eJournals and 62 national journals are subscribed to at the library, including technical and non technical magazines..
The library has also established a partnership with the British Council Library and DELNET, under the AICTE–DELNET scheme of globally networking the libraries of technical institutions. Document sare delivered online through DELNET, corresponding to requests for books and periodical articles.