About Carmel Library
The College started in the year 1981 and the library also began to function in the same year. The first library situated in the wing of the same building of the college. It was seemed as a simple hall, with the least facilities for a library . During
the period , there was pre degree classes and degree classes.
March 14th 2003 was a significant day for Carmel college, since separate building was blessed for library. The year 2003-2004, Library is computerized. Both Circulation and searching facilities introduced in the year itself. Towards the end of the year,
the facility for internet browsing also started through 4 computers. The year 2004, in the library, Barcode was introduced. Barcode label used in the book and identity card. The Barcode scanner used
in the library
The Year 2014 KOHA software was introduced. We have online public access catalogue(OPAC) in all the computers. Internet also started . Open access system is following in the library. DDC is using for classification. Greenstone is using for digital library.
A Library Committee includes the Principal, Vice Principal and selected heads of the Departments and Chairperson to direct the library Services. The Library has a collection of current awareness and general knowledge related materials from newspapers,
periodicals and magazines for members to access. These documents can be referred by students for collecting information regarding higher studies, competitive exams etc.
To provide the resources and facilities necessary to support and enhance the academic and extra curricular programmes of the college and serve the students, faculty and alumnae and the local community efficiency , competency and amiability