Central library was started in 1983. The main objective of central library is to provide seamless access to information to its users in a networked environment and to become a premier Learning Resource Centre in Engineering, Science & Technology and related areas. The library is fully automated with Sack Info 2.5 ERP library management system (LMS) with barcode technology. The library has rich collection of text book, reference books, handbooks on Mechanical Engineering, Production Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Electronic Engineering, E & TC Engineering, Engineering Science, Electrical Engineering and MBA The total number of books available in library is 68057 volumes and 15155 titles as on 01/03/2023 and also library has subscribed 109 Print Journals,10 Magazine &270 E-Journals. The library has covering an area of 1222.00 square meters of main branch & 1368 suare meter with sub branches. It has well designed and maintained stack rooms. The library database is centrally computerized for accession and renewals with smart card for the students and bar codes for the books for easy, secure and quick operation. Student can search the books through Web-OPAC.
To serve Library serves as a resource centre and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of books and journals useful for students and faculty of the college and provides an efficient dissemination of knowledge
|1. Total Number of Books||68057|
|2. Titles of Various current as well as Syllabus based books||15155|
|3. Reference Books||6838|
|4. Indian Print Journals||109|
|5. Bound Volume||1250|
|6. E-Journals (IEEE, ASME, ASCE, DELNET)||270|
Keeping in view the importance of research in the academic sector, the library has provided access to various electronic journal databases. Those databases cater to the research needs of its patrons. The following databases are subscribed by the library:
|1.||IEEE Xplore Digital Library||IEEE ALL-Society Periodicals Packages(ASPP) 202 Journals Plus Back file to 2005(R.P.)|
|2.||ASME||ASME e- Journal Package 36 Journals plus Back file to 2000|
|3.||ASCE||ASCE e-Journal 37 Journals plus Back File to 1983|
|4.||DELNET||Contents union catalogue, e-books, e-journals, sound recording, video recording|
|Sr. No||Institutional Membership|
|1.||Developing Library Network (DELNET)|
|2.||Automotive Research Association of India, Pune.|
|3.||National Digital Library of India.|
The Central library has a separate place exclusively devoted for a digital library. It has in housed with 26 independent machines. A patron can surf the internet, listen and watch academic related audios & videos in a digital library.Apart from this, the users from the digital library can also browse the parent library through Library OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog) and even subscribed electronic databases.The digital library is designed and developed keeping in view the shifting electronic environment and the day to day needs of students.
The institutional repository contains teachers hand written notes, MCQ, question bank, students lab manual for practical’s etc. It is arranged according to department wise, year wise (i.e. FE, SE, TE, BE). We can access the same using following link.
Institutional Repository and Digital Library-I
The Library offers computerized Catalogue Search Services though the Web OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue). The bibliographic records consisting of more than 66735 books, handbooks, reference books are available in the Central Librarycan be searched through this interface. To access Web OPAC sufficient numbers of PCs are placed in the user’s area.
|Monday to Friday||9.00 am to 5.00 pm|
|Saturday||9:00 am to 1:00 pm|
|Everyday||9.00am to 12.00pm|
Books will be issued on presentation of the library card. Students are instructed to check the books while borrowing and they will be responsible for any type of damage or mutilation noticed at the time of return.
Books will be issued to the students for 10 days only. In the last page slip is pasted and stamped mentioning the due date and the fine will be charged @ Re.1 per day per book from the due date till the book is returned to library.
If the books are lost, then the borrower shall replace the books of the same edition or latest edition or pay one and half cost of the book after getting permission from the librarian.
Take special care to maintain the library borrower cards. Do not fold, alter entries made on the cards, members are responsible for the entire set of library borrower card issued to them.
Loss of borrower should be reported to the librarian in writing. After checking the borrowing register they will be issued a fresh replacement card on a payment of Rs.50/- per card.
Library borrower cards are valid for the respective academic year only and fresh cards will be issued for each year. At the end of the academic year borrower cards shall be returned to the library.
Each student shall obtain No dues certificate from the library after returning all the books issued, surrendering the borrower’s cards and after paying outstanding dues, if any.
Students are require to handle the books/ Journal very carefully; marking with pencil , writing or highlighting , tearing the pages or mutilating the same in any other way will be viewed very seriously. In such case reader shall be held responsible unless these are brought to the notice of the library staff at the time of issue.
SC/ST students of college can become a member of the book bank giving application along with caste certificate. Members of the book bank will be issued 4 textbooks for each semester. Book shall be returned within two days after the theory examination, otherwise a fine of Rs.5/- per day will be charged.
This section has Encyclopaedia, dictionaries, Text books reference books etc. which are only available for reference. User can make use of these resources.
In these section journals, general magazines and news letter are available. They are arranged alphabetically. The latest issues are displayed on display rack and other previous issues are arranged in the drawer. Bound volumes of periodicals are arranged in rack alphabetically and are meat only for reference within the library. Student should not disturb place journal; it will cause legal action towards you.
|Sr no.||Name of Resource||Description|
|1.||Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)||DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.|
|2.||Open Access Library||Free Access to 4,236,696 Academic Articles.|
|3.||Open Access Journals||700+ peer reviewed Open Access Journals|
|4.||Open Access Journals Search Engine||4,500+ journals in the directory.|
|5.||Bentham Open||Bentham Open publishes a number of peer-reviewed, open access journals. These free-to-view online journals cover all major disciplines of science, medicine, technology and social sciences.|
|6.||J-Stage||4,590,246 Journals Articles Published By Academic Societies In Japan.|
|7.||Indian Academy of Sciences (IAS)||11 free Indian online journals.|
The committee shall consist of the following members
Library Advisory Committee Duties & Functions
|1||Dr. S. K. Sonkar||Computer Engineering||Chairman|
|2.||Mrs. C. R. Satpute||Civil Engineering||Member|
|3.||Mrs. K. U. Rahane||Computer Engineering||Member|
|4.||Mr. A. A. Joshi||Electrical Engineering||Member|
|5.||Mrs. S. B. Dighe||Electronics Engineering||Member|
|6.||Mrs. S. S. Gite||Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering||Member|
|7.||Mrs. R. D. Kandekar||Engineering science||Member|
|8.||Mrs. A.D.Gawali||Information technology||Member|
|9.||Dr. N. P. Shaha||MBA||Member|
|10.||Mr. P. S. Shivsharan||Mechanical engineering||Member|
|Photo||Name And Description|
Qualification :MLISc,M Phil UGC-NET, MHSET,PGDLIM,PGDLAN
Experience (yrs) : 5 years
Name: Mr. S. M. Sanap
Qualification : M.A. B. Ed
Experience (yrs) : 2 years
Name: A. S. Waman
Qualification : B.A. D. Ed.,B.Lib.Isc
Experience (yrs) : 3 years
Name: Mr. J. S. Thorat
Qualification : S. S. C.
Experience (yrs) : 32 years
Name: Mr. R. D. Ambare
Qualification : S. S. C.
Experience (yrs) : 33 years
Name: Mr. K. B. Gadekar
Qualification : S. S. C.
Experience (yrs) : 32 years
Name: Mr. B. K. More
Qualification: B. A. Experience (yrs) : 29 years