RUET Central Library

The Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology, Rajshahi widely known in its abbreviated name RUET, is the second oldest University of Engineering and Technology in Bangladesh. The history of RUET Central Library dates back to the days of Rajshahi Engineering College which was established in 1964. In this connection, RUET Central Library was established in 1965 during Rajshahi Engineering College as General Library.

The RUET Central Library is established in 2003 and situated at the middle of the RUET campus. It is a multipurpose two-storied modern building. With the several facilities of printed materials there are more additional facilitiessuch as Internet, Wi-Fi and e-resources. To promote education and research the RUET Central Library is one of the members of INSAP-PERI and UGC Digital Library Consortium for e-resources. In Consistent with the academic curricula the contents to RUET central Library are being updated consistently to keep up with modern technological trends.

The ruet central library is established in 2003 and situated at the middle of the RUET campus. It has own two separate two-storied modern building approximately 16000 square feet in space. the library hosts a vast and diverse collection of books and journals with a lot of reference collection. there are various sections in this library. it also includes Internet browsing facilities with WIFI technology to facilitate research and academic activities of students, faculty members and researchers.

MISSION

The Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET), Rajshahi's global reputation is built on the pursuit of education, learning and research at the highest international level. The library is commited to play its part in maintaining this reputation both now and in the future, to that end the library enables and enhances research, teaching and learning through its expertise collections, facilities and services. The library's top priorities are leading information provision and discovery for RUET and the global academic community along with working in partnership with scholars to advance transformative research and learning.

VISSION

  • RUET Central Library will provide a coherent library service across the university with the highest standards for academic and research support services.
  • RUET Central Library's expertise, collections, facilities and services will be recognized, understood and valued by the RUET community as an essential, strategic component to the success of the university.
  • RUET Central Library will continue its cultural heritage role as a national research of international importance.

Values

  • Collaboration
  • Diversity
  • Excellence
  • Innovation
  • Integity
  • Responsiveness

  1. To select and acquire as economically and as expeditiously as possible information resources which are pertinent to the university's present and future teaching and research programs.
  2. To organize the resulting collection in such a way that any member of the university may have easy access to them.
  3. To provide access to information resources of location or format.
  4. To foster and maintain effective working relationships between the university library and other university departments for effective use of library services.
  5. To instruct patrons in the effective utilization of information resources through use of modern information technology.
  6. To preserve and protect the collections for the benefit users
  7. Use modern information technology to provide timely access to information by all users to satisfy their present and future information needs.
  8. To disseminate research information and knowledge generated at RUET.