Shri Sakthikailassh Women's College

We Create Responsible Women

(ISO 9001 : 2015 Certified Institution) (Affiliated to Periyar University, Salem)
(Recognized Under Section 2(f) & 12(B) of UGC Act 1956)

Military Road, Ammapet, Salem – 636 003. TamilNadu.
Phone: (0427) 2295666, Mobile : 94427 00203, 98940 34655, 94433 30316



About library

A Library plays a vital role in the search of knowledge. It serves as the workshop for the entire college students and faculty alike. Library of Shri Sakthikailassh Women’s College, Salem, Tamil Nadu state aims to support the teaching learning activity in the institution and also supply the student's updated knowledge and to ensure the maximum utilization of the available resources.

The Central library is situated on the first floor of the college main block. It occupies about 7184 sq. ft. and can accommodate about 100 students at a time. The library is provided with proper ventilation, lightning & fan.

Library section

1. Circulation. 2. Article index of selected periodicals 3. Compilation of specialized bibliographies on demand. 4. Weekly display of new arrivals. 5. Inter Library Loan and Inter Library Reference Services. 6. Reprographic services. 7. Reference files of selected topics. 8. Library orientation to fresh members.

Policy on book lending

Books lending service - General Books and subject related Books

User Eligibility

  • All the faculty members, non-teaching staff members and students of Shri Sakthikailassh Women’s College are using our library.
  • Free Internet access to students and staff members. A separate hub for internet access is installed in the library

Working Hours:-

Library Time - 9.00 AM to 4.45 PM

Library Collection

1 Tamil 3455
2 English 3709
3 Maths 4166
4 Physics 2672
5 Chemistry 1809
6 BioTechnology 420
7 Microbiology 703
8 Textile and Fashion Designing 665
9 BBA – 314
10 Psychology – 314
11 Statistics 169
12 Nutrition and Deitics – 494
13 Botany 683
14 Computer Science 5910
15 Commerce 4937
16 Banking and Insurance 13
17 Accounting and Finance 228
18 Tamil PG 215
19 M. Com – 5
20 Placement 132
21 General Books 440
22 History – 625
23 Commerce CA – 49
24 Computer Application – 27

Total no. of Books available in the library

Nearly 32, 000 books available in the College Library

Free E-Resources


  • Swayam

Subscription of newspapers

  • The Times of India – English Daily
  • The Hindu - English daily
  • Indian Express – English Daily
  • Dinathandhi – Tamil Daily
  • Dinamani – Tamil Daily
  • Kalaikadhir – Tamil Daily
  • Dinamalar – Tamil Daily
  • Indhu Tamil Disai – Tamil Daily
  • Employment service (Tamil) - Weekly once

Distinct Features of Library

  • Library services
  • Apart from that facilities of (issue) reference of Newspapers, Journals and magazines.
  • Reference of Project Reports and to issue for the benefit of students
  • Reference of Previous semesters Periyar University Question Papers
  • CD Service
  • Facilities of Xerox
  • Our Library is fully computerized with the implementation of PIPLAP (Library software from INFLIBNET) along with a Barcode system.
  • Two library books are given to the students of undergraduate courses, three library books are provided to the postgraduate students, five books are issued to the M.Phil/Ph.D.
  • Research Scholars and ten books are provided to the faculty members of the College
  • Visiting membership to the students of other Colleges to use the Library for their reference work
  • Regular display of new arrivals in the library, Newspaper cuttings on Career guidance, current topics, etc
  • The Library reading room is kept open on Saturdays during examination days.

Library Rules

  • All students must make use of the library facility to enrich their academic excellence.
  • Only bonafide members are allowed to enter the college library on the strength of a valid Identity Card, which must be produced as and when it is demanded by the library staff or college teaching staff.
  • Complete silence must be maintained in & near the library.
  • Students should not bring Walkman or any electronic Instruments and eatables inside the library.
  • Using the Cell Phone in the Library is strictly prohibited

Reservoir of Knowledge