Institute of Technology Library is member of following Institutes/ Organization/ Networks:
General Guidelines for use by Nirma Faculty and Researchers
Rules and regulations of ALRC, Mumbai
Indian Geotechnical Society (IGS) was established in 1948 with its headquarter at Delhi. It is affiliated to the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE).It has more than 20 chapters in various parts of the country, each chapter having a few hundred chapter members. IGS – Ahmedabad Chapter is one of such chapters working under IGS National Body, New Delhi.
The main purpose of ISET is:
It publishes ISET Journal of Earthquake Technology and a quarterly News Letter. It has also published a number of books that further its aims and objectives. In particular, the Society has published a Catalogue of Earthquakes in India and its Neighborhood and a Manual of Earthquake Resistant Non-Engineered Construction.
The Institution of Engineers (India) is the largest multi-disciplinary engineering professional society established with a view to promote and advance the science, practice and business of engineering. The exhaustive publication scheme of the Institution has been designed in several disciplines and in new areas with an aim to promote a viable technological environment. The Journal is now published in 15 parts, one for each Division (Aerospace, Agricultural, Architectural, Chemical, Civil, Computer, Electrical, Electronics and Telecom, Environmental, Marine, Mechanical, Metallurgical, Mining, Production and Textile). In addition to these divisional parts and the Hindi Section of the Journal, there are Technicians’ Journal and Students’ Newsletter. The Institution also publishes two multi-coloured publications, namely, ‘IEI News’ and ‘Technorama’ as a monthly and a tri-annual publication, respectively.
We receive all parts of journal and other publications per year giving the latest knowledge as applicable to 15 Engineering Disciplines.
Institute of Technology Library has taken up an Institutional Membership of British Library, Ahmedabad. The British Library is one of the prestigious public Libraries of Ahmedabad situated at A-503 506 5th Floor Amrapali Lake View Tower Lake, Vastrapur, Ahmedabad, Gujarat 380015. The Library opens from 11.00 am to 7.00 pm (Monday closed).
An institutional member will get 10 Library Identity Cards on which we can borrow 20 books and 20 backdated periodicals at a time for 15 days. Member can also borrow videos for overnight. Moreover member can avail Inter Library Loan facility (amongst all British Libraries in India) and also participate in various programmes like video shows, lectures, talks organized by them. Students and Faculties can refer and use British Library for their Academic Purpose. For that they have to issue British library Card at the circulation counter, IT Library.
Student can use the online resources available at the www.britishcouncilonline.org