CMRIT Central Library, at the heart of the Campus, provides an ideal environment for intellectual inquiry with its multiple Study Spaces, Research Assistance, and Reading, Learning and Instructional Resources. The State-of-the-Art ICT facilities established to provide much-needed services to support excellence in Teaching, Learning, Research, and Extension. The User-focused facilities and services provide seamless access to resources and to evaluate Scholarly information to learn and create new Knowledge.

The CMRIT Central library spreads over to second floor plus two side wings with an area of 2400 sq.m. Designed in such a way it has natural light over entire day and provides a friendly environment to gain knowledge in an effective manner. Accommodating various facilities, reading and learning resources, and seating arrangements for about 200 Users at any point-of-time. Wi-Fi, Internet access, Electrical plug-in facilities, etc. Digital Learning Resources and Online access to major E-Journals and E-Books on Science and Technology, Management available from VTU Consortia and Developing Library Network (DELNET). KOHA, an Integrated Library Management Software package is used for Library operations and resource sharing among the CMR Group of Institutes Libraries. Institutional Repository (IR), a digital repository of CMRIT Central Library Faculty publications provides access/downloading publications, and other homogeneous data/reports and non- traditional reading material. Centrally well-protected Fire alarms, CCTV surveillance, and RFID Gate provide much-needed security. Qualified, experienced and well trained Library professionals serve the user community with excellence and provide assistance in meeting academic and research information needs.

Library Hours:

During Working Days 		7:30am to 10:30pm
During Holidays 		7.30am to 4.30
During Weekend and Vacation 	7.30am to 6.00pm
During Examination 		7.30am to 12 midnight

Library Collection:

The CMRIT Central Library is having a collection of 40,000+ documents, subscribing about print journals, and providing access to over 1700 online full- text journals and several abstracting databases. Besides, there are 24,348 e-books. The collection consists of Books, Back-volumes of Periodicals. Question Point service: 'Ask a Librarian' service to answer the information queries and reference questions of any users of CMRIT: asklibrarian@cmrit.ac.in