Kerala University College of Teacher Education, Kollam
Library & Information Center

Our college has a full fledged library and Information Center with all the modern facilities like Computer aided information retrieval and Reprographic Services, including printer and internet facilities. The Library has collection of nearly 6436 Volumes which apart from books include back volumes of about 26 Educational Journals, 9 Periodicals in the thrust areas of various subjects. The Library also provides information and guidance regarding electronic journals and On-Line information retrieval to the interested readers.


Main mission of the college Library is to acquire, to organize, to utilize and to preserve the information sources and to extend effective and efficient service to the students and faculty members of the college.

          Working Time

The working hours of the library are from 9.30 am to 1.00 pm and 2 pm to 4.30 pm on all class days and from 10am to 4pm on other days except Sundays, public holidays and specially announced holidays of the college.

Students are allowed to take only note book/papers into the library. Other belongings like Text books, umbrellas, bags, etc. shall be kept at the entrance. Strict silence should be observed in and around the library. Students are given borrower's cards which are not transferable. Two books can be borrowed at a time, for a period of 7 days and must be returned on or before the date indicated in the book.


Reference Books, Dictionaries, periodicals and journals shall not be lent out. If any of them is issued out with special permission for overnight reference, it shall be returned to the library the very next day as soon as the library opens. Books are issued to members of the staff when they make the necessary entries in the ledger maintained for them. At the end of the academic year they are expected to return all the books and periodicals borrowed. Every student is expected to make the best use of the college library and to maintain a record of his/her work. The records of library work shall be submitted to the respective teachers at the end every month.


 The library books including...
 1. Encyclopedias
 2. Dictionaries
 3. Commission Reports
 4. Other books in Educational Philosophy
     Educational sociology,Educational
     Psychology,Measurement and Evaluation

Guidance and Counseling, 
Educational Technology,  
School management, Malayalam, 
Mathematics,Physical Science, 
Natural Science, Social Science, 
Commerce , Physical Education. 


          Educational Journals


1. Indian Educational Review
2. School Science
3. Journal of Indian Education
4. Journal of Value Education
5. The Primary Teacher
6. Indian Educational Abstracts
7. Indian Journal of Vocational Education
8. International Educator
9. New Frontiers in Education
10. Perspectives in Education
11. Edutrack
12. Miracle of Teaching
13. Journal on Educational Psychology

Journal of Community Guidance.14
Pramana-Journal of Physics.15
Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy .16
Proceedings (Mathematical Sciences).17
Journal of Earth System Science.18
Journal of Chemical Sciences.19
Bulletin of Materials Science.20
Sadhana ( Engineering Sciences ).21
Journal of Biosciences.22
Journal of Genetics.23
Journal of Science Education.24
Current Science.25
Science Reports.26

1. University News
2. Yojana
3. Kurukshethra
4. Competition Success
5. Arogyamasika
6. Sports Magazine
7. Malayalam
8. Bhashaposhini
9. Kalakaumudi
10. Thozhilveedhi
11. The Week
12. India Today
13. Business World
14. Business India
15. Outlook
16. Dhanam
17. Sambadhyam
18. Thozhilvartha
           News Papers
1. The Hindu
2. Mathrubhoomi
4. Deshabhimani