Smt. DEEPA RANI S J     - Librarian


Smt. Valsala              -   Library Attender



"Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested"

Francis Bacon

Govt . KNM Arts and Science College Library was established on 1984  . The Library has a good collection of books related with various academic disciplines. The Library has a total number of 18390 books. Teachers and Library staff encourage the students to the better use of the Library. The library is fully automated and using LIBSOFT as Library software. Bar Coded system has been implemented and Students and faculties can borrow books by producing their ID Cards.


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Library Rules


·       Library Hours : 9.30 AM to 4.30 PM on all working days

·       A UG student can borrow 3 books and a PG student and Research Scholar can borrow 5 books at a time.

·       All Faculty members can borrow 10 books at a time.

·       Silence is to be strictly observed inside the Library.

·       Books will be lented out only for a period of 14 days.

·       The final semester students both UG and PG should return the books to the Library for obtaining “No dues Certificate” before their final exam.

·       Journal and Periodicals issued for a period of 7 days.

·       Borrowers are expected to return the books on or before the due date stamped on the Issue Register/Due Date slip.

·       Books returned after the due date will be charged and overdue charge of Rs. 1/- per day.

·        Books may be returned on all working days. Books due on a holiday should be returned the next working day and no fine will be collected.

·       Books will not be renewed or reserved.

·       It may be reissued after return.

·       Reference books, rare books and special collections will not be lented out.

·       Uncatalogued and unnumbered books will not be issued.

·       Library books are to be used with utmost care & to be returned without any damage. Damaged books will not be accepted.

·       In case of any loss of a book three times the cost of the book will be recovered or the book may be replaced with the latest edition.

·       The Library accepts donated books, Journal, Periodicals etc.

·       A book belong to a series is lost or damaged and new volume is not available separately the borrower shall be required to replace the whole set of series.

·       The damaged book, set or series will be given to the borrower after its’ replaced.

·       The Library is under surveillance of CCTV

·       Usage of mobile phones is not permitted inside the Library.