Jyothy Institute of Technology

Affiliated to Visvesvaraya Technological University - Belagavi, Approved by AICTE - New Delhi


  • JIT Library is a resource centre for teaching, learning & research. Being the heart of the academic centre, it is home for all the information services. The objective of our library is to provide right information/knowledge to the right users at the right time.

Library & Information Centre Team

Sl.No. Name Designation
1 Dr. C B Mohan Vice Chairman
2 Mr. Harsha. S, Registrar (ACAD) Member
3 Mr. Nagaraj. A, Registrar (ADMN) Member
4 HOD’s (CE , ME, EC, CS, IS, PHY, CHE, PED, Library) Members


  • The JIT Library consists of a Central Library and 6 departmental libraries & 2 Hostel libraries which collectively support the teaching, research and extension programmes of the Institute. All students, faculty members of the Institute are entitled to make use of the Library facilities on taking library membership. It isequipped in area of 400 Sq feet. The library can accommodate 200 users at a time which is well ventilated and furnished.


  • The library has adopted Open Access System. Documents are classified as per International Classification System 'Dewey Decimal Classification'. Library has good collection of books covering the engineering subjects. Reference section covers with latest year books, Bibliographies, Dictionaries, Directories and handbook. General knowledge books are also supported with other books which are helpful to prepare for the competitive exams/personal development activities. Students are can borrow 06 nos of book at a time and return after 15 days if necessary the same book could be renewed for another 15 days. Apart form Books CDs, Journals, Notes VTU QPs could aslo be borrowed. Books from reference section could be browsed in library and if essential those books could be issued for overnight, one hour before closing of the library on all days.


  • "LIBSOFT" software is installed and used for Library Management. Bar-coding labels are pasted to all books in the library. 'Digital Borrower's Cards' are issued to all Staff and Students. Library is fully automated to all its in-house operations of the Library modules on acquisition, cataloguing, circulation, serials, article indexing and OPAC facility is provided for users to locate the documents. The database of books available in the Library is being updated on day to day basis with details of recently acquired books.


  • Library's Digital Centre is having a800 no’s of CDs/ DVDs. Notes of Each Subjects are available on home page which could be downloaded from the Students. Orell Digital Language Labexisting in Digital Library provides audio/ video lessons. This feature enables downloading of the recorded lesson from the teacher's console. The student can listen to the native speaker’s lessons and pronunciations see video clippings and read the text. The student has provision to type the text material on the screen. The student can repeat the lesson assigned by the linguist, record, and replay. Continous repetition of the correct pronunciation gives fluency, this paves way to excellent communication. The student can be part of a group discussion. Correction in case of any erratic pronunciation is possible by the linguist. It makes easy student to launch solicitations and assignments, create playlists for guided learning activities, monitors screen for support and collaboration, and even manages web-based learning activities. These interactive tools are designed to enhance not only language teaching but also class room grading. Also, Internet facility is provided in the digital centre for web search though which could collect information for their projects, PPTs and circular and extra circular activities.

Mr. Mohan Kumar. S

Mr. Mohan Kumar. S

Total Experience as on August 2017: 12 Years

Degrees Awarded:

Mphil, Annamalai University
MLISC, Annamalai University
BLISC, Bangalore University
B.Com, Bangalore University

Mr. Thimme Gowda

Mr. Thimme Gowda

Library Assistant
Total Experience as on August 2017: 6 Years


1. Computer Science Engg/Information Science 577 3060
2. Electronics and Communication Engg 430 2140
3. Mechanical Engg 319 2441
4. Civil Engg 228 1630
5. Engg Physics 43 202
6. Engg Chemistry 23 184
7. Engg Mathematics 84 537
8. Management 15 184
9. General 45 336
10. Language 2 10
Total 1766 10724

Computer Science/Information Science Engg

  • Open Source for You (Linux For You)
  • Journal Of Computer Science
  • Digital Learning
  • Data Quest
  • PC Quest With Cd
  • Voice and Data
  • Jr On Software Engg
  • Iup Jnl.Of Computer Sciences
  • Iup Jrl of Information Technology
  • Tele Net Magazine

Electronics and Communication Engg

  • Embedded For You
  • Electronics for You
  • Electronics Maker
  • Journal of Electronics Engineering
  • I-Manager’s Journal on Electrical Engineering
  • IEEMA Journal
  • Electronics Bazar

Civil Engg

  • Indian Concrete Journal
  • Indian Construction Journal
  • Jnl.Of Indian Water Works Assn
  • Indian Cement Review
  • Indian Highways
  • Building Technology BLDG. Technology and Maintenance
  • Construction World Interiors

Mechanical Engg

  • Journal Of Mines Metals & Fuels
  • Journal Of Manufacturing Engineering
  • Indian Jnl.Of Engg. & Matls. Science
  • Manufacturing Technology Today
  • Foundary
  • ICFAI University Journal of Mechanical Engg
  • Machinist

Basic Science

  • Resonance
  • Sadhana
  • Science Reporter
  • Journal of Chemical Science
  • Proceedings (Mathematical Science)
  • Annals Of Library & Information Studies


  • 1. Reference
  • 2. Over-Night Issue
  • 3. OPAC
  • 4. Online Journals
  • 5. Newspaper clippings
  • 6. Previous year Question Paper
  • 7. Inter Library Loan
  • 8. Net Browsing Facility (12 systems)
  • 9. Display of New Arrivals- Books & Periodicals
  • 10. Reservation facility
  • 11. Book Exhibition-cum- Sale
  • 12. Photocopying facility