LIBRARY FACILITY AT IE(I), JHARKHAND STATE CENTRE, RANCHI
The existing Library has been shifted in its new Premises within IE(I), Jharkhand State Centre, on the first floor of ‘Engineer Bhawan’ building on 23rd April, 2014. The new Library building came into existence with a donation made by the past Chairman Er. B. D. Kataruka, FIE, IE(I), JSC and has been dedicated to the kind memory of his son – Late Dilip Madhav Kataruka.
Presently, the library has got 4600 aprox. numbers of technical books of various engineering streams. During the financial year 2013-2014 & 2014-2015 we have purchased more than 180 nos. books as per requisitions given by various AMIE COURSE students which worth of Rs. 1.15 lacs.
During the period 2013-2014 & 2014-2015 there has been significant growth of Library student membership which has reached to 376 nos. from earlier 135 nos. More & more students are getting enrolled in Library membership and taking books from library which has rich collection of all streams’ engineering books and are of great help to engineering students.
Also, so-many periodicals and seminar reports and journals come from various state and local centers throughout India are also kept in the Library which are of great help to various engineering fraternity of various organizations. There is also a wing of technician chapter i.e., Jharkhand Technicians’ Chapter, which consists of engineering students who also takes initiatives to enhance Library activity. There is a computer Lab, too, in this centre which also helps students to fulfill their computer course related requirements.
Newly constructed Engineers Hall, located inside the Institution Campus, is available on hire for members for Marriage ceremonies, Reception or any other social or family function.
Engineering College Alumni Associations can use the various halls of Engineering Bhawan for organising their Annual Day, Seminars, Technical Talks, Committee meetings etc.
Details can be collected from Institutions office or from Hony. Secretary.
Jharkhand State Center, Ranchi, of the Institution of Engineers (India), has also the facilities of Guest House which is available in the Institution premises for members of the Institution of Engineers (India).The Centre is located in Ranchi 4 km south of Ranchi Railway Station, 5km north-east of Hatia Railway Station and about 5km north of Birsa Munda International Airport, at Doranda, Nepal House and the office building is also known as “Engineer Bhawan” in and around the locality. There are three double bed AC rooms, attached Bathrooms with electric Geyser installed in it, located on the first floor of the building. Members visiting Ranchi may get in touch with the Institution office for booking them in advance of their visit.
More information regarding to the availability of a room on the required date, method of booking, check in and checkout times, applicable charges to the members of the Institution and mode of payment etc., may be obtained on request if made at the contact no. – 0651-2491344 (O) from Monday to Sunday, between 10:00 AM to 6:00PM (same or exceptional measures may be applied for communication on the Gazetted Holidays).
Guest House facilities are also available at Jamshedpur and Dhanbad Local Centers of the Institution. Details may be collected from the local centers.