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).
• 10:30 am to 09:00 pm
• Remains closed on Sunday & Public Holidays
NPTEL has been offering online certification for its courses, through which the student gets an opportunity to earn a certificate from the IITs.
Our college is a LOCAL CHAPTER OF SWAYAM-NPTEL (No. 3536) headed by — Dr S.S.PATHAN , our Single Point of Contact (SPOC), we are encouraging the students and faculty members across the institute to participate and many of them have won the certification in different courses.