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

 

Name of the Staff

Designation

Qualification

Experience

Faculty Profile

Mrs. Manasi Mahendra Rasal

LIBRARIAN

B.Sc., M.Lib.& I.Sc., SET

5 Years

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Shri. Somnath Vishwanath Bokan

Library Attendant

VII

37 Years

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 LIBRARY AT A GLANCE as on 31 March 2019

 

S.N.

Type of Learning Resources

Numbers

1

Text books

10013

2

Reference, competitive & general books

12373

 

Total

23287

3

Audio books

2

4

pdf books

54

5

Special collection (rare books, survey reports, minor/major research project)

60

6

Periodicals & journals

25

7

News papers

09

8

E-resources

(N-LIST database)

6000+e-journals& 3135000+e-books

LIBRARY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

S.N.

Name of the Teacher

Capacity

1

Prin. Dr. Manjushri V. Bobade

Chair Person

2

Mr. N.B. Chavan

Member

(Dept. of Commerce)

3

Mr. T.B. Aphale

Member

(Dept. of English)

4

Dr. P. S. Mane

Member

(Dept. of History)

5

Dr. Sunita R. Suryavanshi

Member

(Dept. of Hindi)

6

Dr. R. B. Pawar

Member

(Dept. of Economics)

7

Dr. S. D. Aher

Member

(Dept. of Marathi)

8

Dr. D. K.Banduke

Member

(Dept. of Geography)

9

Mr. B. J. Raskar

Member

(Dept. of B.C.A.)

10

Shri. S. A. Pardeshi

Member

(Head Clerk)

11

Miss. Kirti K. Kanade

Member

(Student Representative)

12

Mrs. Manasi M. Rasal

Secretary

(Librarian)

 

Working Hours

S.N.

Library Work

Working Hours

Days

1

Working Hours of Library

8.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.

Monday

to

Saturday

 

2

Circulation

9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

3

Reference Service & Periodical Section

9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

4

Reading Section for Students

8.30 a.m. to 5.30 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. Free Access to e-resources N-LIST Program