About  Library

About  Library
About  Library

The College Library was established in 1964. The library which is source of knowledge and is an important part of our institution of higher education. The library aims to stock all the books and periodicals which the students and faculties are required for teaching-learning process.

Aim of Library

  • To provide curriculum books to promote educational, cultural, informational requirements of stakeholders.
  • To provide full information to support the teaching-learning process in the college.
  • To support parent institution for developing quality of learning and teaching.
  • To promote effective use of library collection.
  • Collection and Organization of relevant documents recorded in different formats i.e. print non-print media.

Brief Facts About Library (As on Nov 2022)

Total Number of Books 79466
Texts Books 24959
Reference Books 54507
Titles 41462
Periodicals 38
Back Volumes of Journals 256
News Paper 9
E –Books (NLIST-INFLIBNET) 600000+
E-Journals (NLIST-INFLIBNET) 6000+
B.B.A.,B.C.A.,BCS, M.COM., MBA Projects 262

Library Timings

Working Hours 7.00 am to 6.00 pm
Before and During Exam Days 7.00 am to 12.00 pm

Library Rules

  • Readers are requested to maintain strict silence in the library premises.
  • Identity card is compulsory for availing of library facility.
  • Conversation and mobiles, eating, chewing, smoking etc are strictly prohibited in library premises.
  • Books may be borrowed by students of the college. A new student must make his/her Library Card and collect Identity Card from Library before his/her name is registered as a borrower.
  • No book is to be carried out of library until it is issued.
  • Books are issued for 7 days. If reader fail to return he/she will be charged fine Rs.5/- per day.
  • No admission is permitted in reading room without Identity Card.
  • Books/study material issued in reading room will have to return before leaving reading room, otherwise a fine of Rs. 10/- will be charged per day.
  • Indiscipline/misbehavior of the student will be liable for the disciplinary action.
  • If a borrowed book is lost consult librarian without fail and fulfill the conditions as per the instructions laid down by library committee.

Library Committee

Sr.No. Name Designation
1 Prof. (Dr.) S. M. Kadam Chairman
2 Dr. R. V. Gunde Member
3 Shri. K. J. Adate Member
4 Shri. A. V. Kurade Member
5 Shri. S. C. Munj Member
6 Shri. K. S. Desai Member
7 Shri. S. R. Shahapurkar Member
8 Shri. S. R. Kurade Secretary

Meetings of Library Committee are organized twice in academic year i.e. one in each semester. We also held frequent dialogues among committee members to have discussion on various library related issue whenever feel so.


Sr.No. Name of Staff Designation Qualification
1 Shri.S.R.Kurade Librarian M.Lib, SET, PGDCP
2 Mr.R.A.Jadhav Assit. Librarian M.Lib
3 Mr.V.R.Tembare Library Attendant S.S.C.
4 Mr.P.B.Nadgeri Library Attendant S.S.C.
5 Mr.A.L.Kalkutki Library Attendant B.Lib. M.A. SET

Readers of Library

The readers of library are as follows

1 College Students 2659
2 Faculties 146
3 Administrative Staff 74
4 Readers outside the college 48

Library Services

  • Open Access Facility for all Stakeholders
  • Book Bank Scheme for SC/ST/NT/SBC Students
  • Book Bank Scheme for Scholar Students
  • Book Bank Schemer for general students
  • Reference Service
  • Periodical Section
  • Reprographic Service
  • Special Book Section for Competitive Examination
  • News Paper Clipping
  • University Old Question Paper Compilation
  • External Students/Visitors Library Facility
  • Book Exhibition

Healty Library Practices

  • Overnight book issue facility in reading room on provision of I-Card.
  • News paper clipping of College news.
  • External Student Library Facility
  • Book Exhibition
  • Back Volumes of Journals
  • Displaying New Arrivals
  • e-Mail Notification Service
  • Career-Employment Information Service
  • Inclusion of sufficient information about library in the College Magazine and Prospectus.
  • Project Section.
  • Best Reader Award