Holy Cross Library

The college library has a well-furnished, partially automated open access system with separate reading facility and stack for patrons. The library advisory committee and management take decisions on each activity of the library. The library has a good collection of books of more than 12500. The periodical section includes around 43 periodicals and 9 Newspapers. Bound volumes include 100 numbers and dissertations are around 200. The library also provides online access through N-List which provides more than 6000 online journals and 1, 99,500 e-books. The library also observes reading day on June 19th every year and organizes various programmes like books exhibition, best library user award on behalf of “Bodhi Readers club”.

Library Software

The Library has been partially automated using Integrated Library Management software KOHA version for the Overall management of Library books and easy information retrieval.


All students, and staff of the institute are entitled to register as members of the library and to use the facilities & services offered for the purpose of their academic, research and administrative work.

Borrowing Privileges

  • Students: 2 Books for 10 working days (UG Students) : 3 Books for 15 working days (PG Students)
  • Staffs : 4 Books for 30 Days

Working Hours

8:30 am to 5:00 pm on all working days

Useful Resource Link



The library follows an Open Access policy. Users can pick a book of their choice from the shelves and may refer to it in the library or borrow them.


The library has a good collection of books. Journals Encyclopaedia’s, Yearbooks and other references. The reference books cannot be borrowed.

User Orientation

The Library offers user orientation program to its users on the subscribed resources and other facilities.


The library photocopying service is available from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. The library supports the copyright policy

Visiting Information

We welcome the use of the library by our alumni or external members for their research and reference.

Internet Facility

The library provide computer terminals for internet use.

Journal Archive

The library maintains a good collection of journals and magazine archives in bound volumes.