Library and Information centre, NIE is one of the best engineering college libraries in the state. It started its function with a vision to serve the information needs of its users and it mainly holds books related to engineering and allied subjects. The National Institute of Engineering established its library in the year 1946 the library collection is about 76000 Volumes. The library amazingly rich collection contains Abstracts, Directories, Yearbooks, Biographical sources, Textbooks, Thesis, Dissertations, Encyclopedias and General books including Kannada novels. The library is also subscribing for 57+ Technical journals, 30 general magazines and library subscribed full text online database like IEEE, Sciencedirect, ASCE,ASME,Springer, Comprising of more than 1000 journals , N-LIST E resources (Through INFLIBNET),Mcgrawhill e-Books, NPTEL facility (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning) to access video lectures and Membership of DELNET (Inter library loan) for resource sharing. Digital library with 20 systems to access the E-Journals, E-books, CD/DVD’s are available in library.
Library & Information Centre provides uncompromising information and intellectual requirements to its students and faculty with an user-friendly approach. It offers a fully integrated and dynamic environment for conducting academic study. Multiple copies ensure that resources are easily available in Reference Section and Sock Section as well. Beside this, it provides Lending of books and journal back volumes, reservation of books, photocopying, CD/DVD and Internet services, etc