The PESIT BSC, Library established in 2005 to meet the needs of the students, faculty members and researchers is located in the center of the campus with a carpet area of 1500 sqmtrs. spread across two floors and is completely Wi-Fi enabled. Library is the nerve centre of all the activities in the campus and its well trained staff collectively supports teaching, research and extension programs of the Institute. The library is open access and has a rich collection of reference materials, handbooks, text books, journals, project reports, back volumes of journals, non-book materials and electronic databases on various branches of engineering, management, science and humanities and allied subjects. All library operations are fully automated using “LIBSOFT” library management software and WEB OPAC provides easy access to library resources both on intranet and internet.
For the benefit of its users all e-resources such as IEEE-IEL Online, Springer CSE, E&E, and ME Collection, Science Direct, Taylor & Francis Collection, ProQuest – management collection, N-LIST and other e-resources subscribed through VTU consortium are IP enabled so that any number of users can access, browse and download the subscribed e-resources from anywhere within the campus. As part of its e-learning initiative the library being a member of VTU-EDUSAT Consortium airs lectures on various subjects conducted by VTU in its exclusive VTU-EDUSAT room and also encourages the use of NPTEL videos.