Central Library

About Central Library

The Central Library of Central University of Andhra Pradesh, Ananthapuramu was started in 2019 as a resource centre that offers access to essential and specialized information resources and services to meet the growing information needs. The Central library is being equipped with books, textbooks, reference books and other resources. The library focuses on collections of resources taking into consideration the course contents and research needs of the university. The library operations are automated using KOHA library management software. The library serves members who include faculty, students, research scholars and staff.

Library Sections

  • Circulation Section

  • Periodical Section

  • Internet Section

  • Newspapers Corner

  • Technical Section
Text book and Reference Book Section
Reference Section
CUAP Publications
Reading Hall
Digital Library & Internet Section
e-resources accessing thru smart board
Circulation Section
CUAP Corner
Library Resources

S.No. Particulars Qty (As on 29/01/2024)
01 Books (Text & Reference) 16845
02 Magazines & Journals 21
03 Newspapers 15
E- Resources
04 ILMS/INFLIBNET (Subscribed) (Subject-wise study materials)
05 Open Access e-Books
06 Open Access e-Journals

List of Subscribed Newspapers

S.No. Newspapers No. of Copies Language
01 The Hindu 5 English
02 Hans India 2 English
03 Deccan Chronicle 2 English
04 Business Line 2 English
05 E-Nadu 1 Telugu
06 Andhra Jyothi 1 Telugu
07 Sakshi 1 Telugu
08 Andhra Prabha 1 Telugu
Total Number of Copies 15

List of Subscribed Print Magazines/Journals

S.No. Titles Frequency Reg/Nat/Int Type
01 Business Today Fortnightly Nat Mag
02 Banking Service Chronicle Monthly Nat Mag
03 C. S.R. Monthly Nat Mag
04 Civil Service Chronicle Monthly Nat Mag
05 Down to Earth Fortnightly Nat Mag
06 Employment News Weekly Nat
07 Economic & Political Weekly Weekly Nat Mag
08 Frontline Fortnightly Nat Mag
09 India Today Weekly Nat Mag
10 Ind Journal Of Political Science Quarterly Nat Jou
11 Kurukshetra (Eng) Monthly Nat Mag
12 Outlook Weekly Nat Mag
13 Outlook Traveler Monthly Nat Mag
14 Reader's Digest Fortnightly Nat Mag
15 Shaastra Bi Monthly Nat Jou
16 Shine India (Telugu) Monthly Reg Mag
17 South Asian Jou of Sco- Pol Studies Bi Annually Nat Jou
18 Sambhashana Sandesh (Sanskrit) Monthly Nat Mag
19 Tell Me Why Monthly Nat Mag
20 Week Weekly Nat Mag
21 Yojana (Eng) Monthly Nat Mag

Library Services
  • Membership 
  • Borrowing Facility
  • OPAC : Online Public Access Catalogue
  • New Arrivals
  • Internet Facility 
  • Reprography Services 
  • Anti-Plagiarism Software
  • Newspaper Clipping Service
  • Dissertation Service
  • Institutional Repository
  • Thematic Book Display
Library Working Hours
  • Monday to Saturday: 09.00am to 05.00pm 
Library General Rules
  • Monday to Saturday: 09.00am to 05.00pm 
  • Record your entry in the library attendance/record register    
  • Members shall observe silence in the reading halls     
  • Don't use cell phone in the library
  • Members shall not engage in conversation in any part of the library so as to cause annoyance to any other reader
  • Members shall not write upon, damage or mark any book belonging to the library
  • Members shall not shelve books and periodicals as that disturb the prescribed order
  • Members are responsible for any damage caused by them to the books or any other property belonging to the library.
  • The members caught tearing pages/stealing of books will be suspended forthwith from using the library facilities and further disciplinary action will be initiated against them by the University.
  • Members shall not bring personal belongings (including Books and other printed material) and library books borrowed by them inside the library. They can use Annex for such purpose.
  • Members leaving the library should stop at the exit so that the material borrowed or taken out of the library by them can be checked
  • Upon any infringement of the library rules members shall forfeit the privileges of admission and membership of the library