Arrupe Library & Information Centre


St. Joseph’s college has one of the oldest degree college libraries in Bengaluru. It is well-stocked, having more than eighty thousand books. It regularly subscribes to seventy-four international and national journals, magazines and fourteen daily newspapers. It caters to the needs of more than 4,500 undergraduate, postgraduate and research level staff & students. The library is fully automated, has a spacious reading hall and can accommodate one hundred users at any point of time.

The Library operations are managed by the latest version of “Easylib Library Management Software”. The Library is well equipped with all the modern facilities and resources (print and electronic) in the form of CDROMs, DVD-ROM, video cassettes, books, journals, etc. The library has Galileo Digital Learning Centre (GDLC with necessary. The library follows the Dewey Decimal Scheme of classification and AACR-II code. Books are arranged on the shelves in numerical order from 000-999.