The Acquisition Section collects requests for books, periodicals from the faculty, interacts and places orders with the selected suppliers, procures books and transfers them to the Technical Processing Section for classification, cataloguing, indexing and database entry.
Technical Processing Section plays a key role in the functioning of the library. It bridges between acquisitions of documents and Circulation. The Technical Processing Section of JCTCET Central Library also plays a vital role to enable the smooth functioning of the library.
Circulation section plays a major role in the Library and Information System. JCTCET Central Library Circulation Section issues, renews and registers the return of books using CMS software. Apart from this basic task, many other jobs like Membership registration, Issue of no-dues certificate, inter library loan collection of overdue fine, book reservation and answering queries are all being performed by this section.
The Current Periodical Section maintains a large collection of about 150 journals and periodicals of only print versions. Ten dailies are subscribed in English, Tamil, and Malayalam languages.
Online periodical Section
Online periodical section subscribes E-Journals, Hand Books, Monographs, Standards, Text books and Dictionaries from leading international publications for the benefit of students and staff.
The students and staff make use of the photocopying facility available at the Central Library on payment basis.