Central Library

Vignan's Lara Library established in the 2007 encourages every students and faculty to use the library. It serves needs of both students and faculty for their professional career and research. At present this library has a stock of volumes 27,684 with 6,151 titles of books and above 1,012 back volumes of engineering scientific and technical periodicals. The library subscribes to over 99 National journals and magazines and more than 6,083 e-journals like IEEE, ASME, ASCE, EBSCO, J-Gate, DELNET and NDL. The library caters to the needs of young aspirants of UPSC, APPSC, IES, GRE, GATE, TOEFL, NCERT and IELTS. The VLITS library follows open Access system which encourages the young technocrats to update the knowledge and skill. The library has different important sections namely Reference section, Periodical section, Issue section and Digital Library. The library facilitates Book Bank facility under Andhra Pradesh Social Welfare Department for SC/ST students.

Library and Information Science plays crucial role in developing young talented and committed engineering professionals. The library provides all the necessary, essential information to prepare young engineers ready for the industry and national building. The library also caters the needs of the teaching faculty for their reference and research work.


Digital Library
Number of Computers in Reading Room 20
Details of learning material like NPTEL etc 4181 NPTEL video lectures are available to the students
Facilities to access the online courses Computer center and wifi are provided to the students to access online courses
Details of Librarian (s)
Name Mr. P. Kotaiah
Qualification M.L.I.Sc, M.A
Contact details (Cell / email id) 9966731216, laralibrary@gmail.com
Whether ratified by the University No
Issue Section (A)
Number of Titles 3526
Number of Volumes 19278
No. of Journals 6182
National 20
International 6063
National 99
International NIL
Reference Section (B)
Number of Titles 2313
Number of Volumes 4855
SC/ST Book Bank(C)
Number of Titles 312
Number of Volumes 3551
Total Number of Titles 6151
Total Number of Volumes 27684
Number of Copier Machines 1
Desktops in Digital Library 20
Seating capacity of the Library 150

Vignan's Lara Library Timings

Vignan Lara Central Library is kept open on all working days in a year with the following timings:
Working Days : 8.00 AM - 8.00 PM
Issue Timings : 8.00 AM - 6.00 PM
Changes in Timings during the vacation period will be informed on the Library Notice Board and through circular.