Life @ RCE

Central Library

There is no friend as loyal as a book.

Library is the spinal column and the soul of Roorkee College of Engineering, Roorkee and carries a vigorous role in teaching, training, research and development; and provides the foremost foundation for distinct research at the college. Library is intended to help academic community to keep up-to-date with the latest advancement in their area of interest and to deliver information sustenance for research and training. Students also utilize library as a source of information in accord with their course curriculum as well as for their self-development. It is a well-planned full automated library that is equipped with latest books and journals on Technology, Management, Economic and Business related area.

The Library is open for 12 hours in weekdays and 8 hours on weekends & Vacation for utmost benefits of the students. Fully automated computerizing search along with bar code system with”DELNET” Library management system is also available.

The central library of RCE is stocked with thousands of quality books written by prominent authors on various subject. To encourage research activities and advanced reading, our libraries have memberships of many e-journals and databases. This gives access to articles, books, and reference material online. The intake of books is a regular feature in the library and no important title related to the course material is missed. In addition to the course books, personality development, general knowledge handbooks, yearbooks, reference books, Bibliographies, a no. of Journals, Magazines etc. are also added to the collections.

The library subscribes to national and international subject journals, magazines of current interest along with national and regional dailies to keep the students abreast with the day to day happenings in the world and their fields of study. The library is well furnished along with a reference section study hall of around 300 sq. m. with reference copy of all books.

Digital Library:

Education Plus (The digital library at Roorkee college of Engineering, Roorkee) is always blessed with numerous E-Books, Lecture CDs of IIT Faculties and Video Cassettes with all modern and latest techniques. The Education Plus is available round the clock through a FTP server on the intranet, whereby students can access the material and books anytime from anywhere within the campus.

To access more to “Education Plus”, visit:

  • National Digital Library of India.
  • DELNET
  • NPTEL
  • National Library
  • SWAYAM, an initiative of MHRD