The Central Library of the renowned institute of the state, L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad is the hub for information services in the institute, gathering place for the faculties & students of diversified technological areas and also serves as a major learning and resource centre. It is a creative and innovative partner in supporting the teaching, learning, scholarship and research activities of the institute. With the fast growing collection, both in digital and print forms using the state-of-the-art facilities, the Central library of the institute is contributing exponentially to provide a world class academic environment with the institute.

It is located in a separate building having beautiful landscape of lush green plants within the campus which gives a pleasant ambience to the readers. Well-furnished and illuminated location creates an atmosphere of serenity that motivates the readers to have effective learning and research activities.It has a spacious area of 2845.85 Sq. meter that exudes peaceful learning environment.

The collection in the library encompasses 90520 books of 33726 titles varying in subjects like Engineering, Management, Architecture & Design, Basic Science & Humanities and also includes reference books, number of CDs/DVDs and subscribed to 53 print journals and magazines in print and 1326 e-books and other e-resources. Major e-resources such as IEEE Journals, Science Direct, IEEE Proceedings, ASME, ASCE and Springer which are accessible to the faculties and students community from anywhere in the campus.The Library was given best knowledge centre (Library) award of the state (1st Rank) for the year 2018 by Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE).

Library Timings

• 10:30 am to 09:00 pm
• Remains closed on Sunday & Public Holidays

Books 60925
e-Books 1326
Bound Journals 6925
B.I.S. 13358
British Standard 1648
American Standard 134
Book Services Centre 7530
Indian Technical Journals 45
Foreign Technical Journals 08
On-line Journals 71
  • Open Access
  • Circulation
  • Reference
  • Inter-Lib-Loan
  • Xerox
  • Audio Visual
  • Computerized Info Search
  • Display of New Arrivals
  • Reading Facilities

Library Committee

# Name of Staff Designation
1 Dr. Shahnawazkhan S. Pathan Officer-in-Charge
2 Prof. Toral H. Vyas Assistant Professor(Civil)
3 Prof. Pradip R. Patel Assistant Professor(IT)

Library Staff

# Name of Staff Designation
1 Kum. Bina K. Raval Cataloguer
2 Smt. Sunita A. Captain Assistant Librarian
3 Shri Sanjay K. Desai Clerk
4 Shri Umashankar D. Pasi Shop Lab Attendant