Librarian's Message

“Google can bring you back 1,00,000 answers, a Library/ librarian can bring you back the right one.”
Neil Gaiman, English writer

Dear users,
Greetings of the season
It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Besant Evening College Library. The Library is one point global information center where we can access any kind of information in a single click. The web space of our library is our virtual space in the global web of information. 
Our library has a quality collection of books on the various courses and e-books and e-journals of various subjects. We have two databases; N-LIST  ( and Besant Evening College Digital Library  ( which covers huge information useful to research and career development. We encourage users to explore both our physical and e-collection and take advantage of everything the college Library is offering. Further, we aim to provide you with the best possible services and support you in your studies and in making good use of your knowledge; we will help you to locate, select and acquire the information you need from what may seem like a rather daunting mountain of material. The Library continually works to further the development of its services and every effort is made to ensure that you are comfortable in your learning environment. 
The library remains open from 2 PM – 9 PM in normal days and from 8 AM to 9 PM during examination days. We have a dedicated library staff who will assist in every way to ensure that you reach your full potential by providing the right materials. So, make full use of the library services. Develop the habit of regular use of the library. We believe that reading should be the way of life- lifelong learning process, the Nation that reads is a nation that leads, Today’s reader is tomorrow’s leader and Knowledge is power.  We hope you will use the library as a place of learning, information and communication to shape your career. 

Good Luck in your studies and looking forward to your regular library visit 
Happy learning……!!!
Kind regards,


Dr Vasappa Gowda