St. Joseph’s College Library is one of the oldest private government aided autonomous degree college libraries in Bengaluru. It is one of the well-stocked college libraries. It regularly subscribes to seventy-seven national and international journals, periodicals/magazines and fifteen daily newspapers. It caters to the needs of more than 7,965 undergraduate, postgraduate and research level staff & students. The library is fully automated, 0has a spacious reading hall and can accommodate two hundred and fifty users at any point of time.
The Library operations are managed by the latest version of “Koha Integrated Library Management System Software”. The library is up-graded with Radio Frequency IDentification (RFID) technology. 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). The library follows the Dewey Decimal Scheme of classification, AACR-II cataloguing code, and MARC-21 format for bibliographic data. Books are arranged on the shelves in numerical order from 000-999.