About the Library

IICT Library is a special library with special collection. Its main aim is to meet the teaching, learning and research needs of the faculties, staff members and students of the Institute in general and stake holders & artisans of Carpet sector in particular.

Library section of IICT Srinagar is now in a position to provide relevant & necessary information for Carpet & Textile Industry. The Library collection covers General Books, Text books and Reference books related to Carpet, Handloom, Dyes, Designs, Textiles etc.

The IICT library uses ‘LIBRA’ software package for library automation. The database of books available in the library is being updated on day-to-day basis with bibliographic details of recently acquired books. The digital library software ‘Calibre’ has also been installed in the library to create digital/virtual library where a user can easily get his/her choice of e-books/resources at one place. The updating activities are in progress.

IICT Library Hours

Library Opening Hours:

Monday to Saturday: –                        10.00 AM – 4.30 PM (summer session)

                                                            10:30 AM – 4:30 PM (winter session)

Sundays & Gazetted holidays: Closed

Library Membership

All students, faculty members and staff of the institute are entitled to register as members of the Library and to use the facilities and services.

For External memberships, stakeholders, artisans or visitors are advised to obtain prior approval to avail membership facilities. No borrowing facility is available to the external members.

Library Services

Different types of services are provided by the library to satisfy the needs of the users. Some of the important services are:

  • Circulation
  • Automation
  • What’s New
  • Current Contents
  • Online search services
  • e-Resources
  • Reference service
  • Current Awareness Service (CAS)
  • Selective Dissemination Service (SDI)
  • Access To Internet and e-mail
  • Newspaper Clippings
  • Reprography facility