The Library and Information Centre of SGBIT was inaugurated on 07th December 2009 by the Trustees of SGBIT in the benign presence of Poojya Shri Jangadguru Shivaratri Deshikendra Mahaswamiji Poojya Shri Jagadguru Dr.Tontad Siddaling Mahaswamiji and president of S S E T Shir Dr. Siddharama Swamiji of Rudrakshimath Naganur Belgaum.
The library with its modern collection of knowledge resources and innovative information services fills an essential role for students and faculty in their intellectual pursuits. It serves as a resource centre and aims to help in teaching, Learning and Research . The major objective of Library is to provide authentic information to the user at the right time.
The building has a carpet area of 690.78 Sq.m. with 225 seating capacity. Currently the Library holds over 35713 volumes with 3738 titles, 60 print journals/Magazines, more than 10,000 eBooks and provides access to more than 1600 international e- journals, newspapers and magazines which are updated regularly. The Library is automated by using Koha Library software (open Source) for effective management, and also have the Institutional membership of VTU Consortium, DELNET and NDL.


  • Library Spread over two floors
  • 24/7 Reading Hall
  • Reference Section
  • Stack Area
  • Digital Library

Circulation Books 16836
Student Lending 18450
Book Bank(govt) 427
Print Journals/Magazines 60
International Journals ( e-Journals) 1661
E-Books 11113
  • Identity card should be scan at the checkpoint.
  • Leave your bags, handbags and personal belongings at the depository/property counter.
  • The Library does not hold any responsibility for the items kept at the property counter
  • No person shall write on, damage or make any mark on any book, journal or other material belonging to the library.
  • Books should be handled with great care and damage of books in any manner will be heavily fined.
  • Students can retain the books for two weeks only, after which a fine of Rs.1/- charged.
  • Students can borrow two books on Borrowers Card for the period of 15 days.
  • Renewals are allowed only when there is no claim by others.
  • A borrowed book if recalled by the Librarian must be returned immediately..
  • Wearing ID-Card is compulsory.
  • Usage of mobile phone is prohibited
  • Services
  • Circulation Service
  • Reference Service
  • Book Bank
  • Digital Library
  • OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog)
  • Previous year question papers
  • News paper clippings
  • National Print Journals
  • Project Reports
  • Inter Library Loan (Delnet)
  • Library Orientation
  • Overnight Circulation
  • Similarity or Plagiarism Checking Service (Turnitin)
  • Reprographic Service
  • Remote Access Service
  • Best Practices
  • Automation of Library using Koha Library Management software
  • 24/7 Reading Room
  • Individual Cubicles to access E-Resources
  • Extended library opening hours as per students requirements
  • Displaying Newspaper Clippings on Notice Board
  • News paper clipping file
  • Displaying New Arrivals
  • Library Orientation Program
  • Library feed back




Name & E-mail Id




1 Mrs. Nalini Ambli
Librarian BSc, M.L.I.Sc 17
2 Mr. Iranna Gadaginmath
Asst.Librarian MA, M.L.I.S 13
3 Mr.Sachin Guruvannavar
Asst.Librarian BCOM, M.L.I.Sc 08
4 Mrs.Savita G Attender S.S.L.C 03