Library Profile -
                            

Knowledge Resource Centre is a nucleus of teaching, learning and research process. It has been playing a vital role in overall development of the reading culture among users. The library organizes and updates collection to support teaching – learning process and encourages the students to read beyond the requirement of the curriculum. The library staff provides assistance to users for effective use of learning resources by promoting the learning habits among students.

The Library is established with the commencement of the college in 1983. The Library is updated with books, periodicals, journals of National and International repute with NLIST database for library users. The college library is using MKCL’s LIBRERIA Software (version 2.0.3715.28728). This software is web-based software and updated regularly. All the functions of the library are carried out by using LIBRERIA software. 

 

Vision:

Expand the horizons of knowledge by fostering reader friendly atmosphere to produce responsible citizens and contribute to the nation building

Mission:

  • To provide academic ambience supporting learning environment in the college

  • To organize and update library collection and make it more reader friendly

  • To imbibe the reading culture among the staff and students

  • To provide open/easy access to the learning resources

  • To preserve and retrieve the information

Objectives:

  • To provide and maintain the learning resources(text, reference and other books)

  • Encourage the students to read beyond the curriculum

  • Provide assistance to users for effective use of learning resources

  • To avail internet facility for information retrieval

  • Provision of quality journals, periodicals and magazines etc.

  • Save the time of reader by updating browsing facility

 

 

 

 

LIBRARY STAFF

Sr. No.

Name of the Faculty

Designation

Qualification

Experience

Faculty Profile

1

Mr. Salunke N. L.

Librarian

M.A., M.L.I.Sc., NET.

  08

 

2

Mr. Bokan S. V.

Library Attendant

S.S.C.

38

 

3

Mr. ThombreA . A.

Library Attendant

B.A.

18

 

 

LIBRARY AT A GLANCE

Total Area of the Library : 1,282.06  Sq. ft.

Library Automation Software: LIBRERIA by M. K. C. L.

Total Number of Books added from last NAAC Visit: 13999

Total Number of

Total Books

22,643

Text Books

12,342

Reference Books

10,301

Rare Books / Reports

30

Titles

7,770

Journals and Periodicals

23

Newspapers

06

Non-Book Materials(CDs)

46

Network Resource Center

03 PCs

Database

INFLIBNET ( N-List) 5900+

E-Books, E- journals

31,35,000 + E-Books

6000+ E-Journals

 

Library Advisory Committee

Sr. No.

Name

Designation

Designation

1

Prin. Dr. Mrs. Bobade  M.V.

Principal

President

2

Mr.Aphale  T. B.

Asso. Prof. (English)

Chairman

3

Dr. Sadaphal  V. D.

Asso. Prof. (Pol. Sci)

Member

4

Dr. Mane  P. S.

Asso. Prof. (History)

Member

5

Dr. Mrs. Suryawanshi S. R

Asso. Prof. (Hindi)

Member

6

Dr. Pawar  R. B.

Asso. Prof. (Economics)

Member

7

Mr. Dhaygude M. V.

Office Representative (Jr. Clerk)

Member

8

Mr. Salunke N. L.

Librarian

Secretary

9

Mr. Bhutada S. B.

Student Representative

Member

 

 

Working Hours

Library Hours

Working Hours

Working Hours of Library

8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

 

SERVICES & FACILITIES

  1. Open Access of Library for Final Year and P.G. Students.

  2. Book Lending

  3. Separate Reading Section to Boys, Girls and Staff

  4. Free Internet Access and Downloading

  5. Book Bank facility to poor and needy students of the college in association with Siddhivinayak Trust, Mumbai

  6. Reference Services

  7. User Orientation and Awareness Program for First Year Students

  8. Earn & Learn Scheme

  9. Access to e-resources N-LIST Program.