Central Library

Central Library Profile

ABOUT LIBRARY:

College is a part of higher education in India. Library role is very important for student development. The student is a soul and Library is a heart of an educational institute. The progress and quality depends on these two important aspects. Our college established the library department in the year 2009. Library starts with collection of 2821 books including with text books & other reference books. At the beginning, the strength of the students was 28. From this minimum number, the library is enlarging with its readers, collection, space and staff. The library of the college holds the total 15000+ Reading Material Collection including Ayurved Books and Modern Books.

We provide MUHS Book Bank facility for economically backward and needy students and provide SC Book Bank for SC students. All reading material including Books, Periodicals and Non-Print Material such as CD’s DVD etc. are included in the library database. It provides Online Public Access Catalogue facility to all readers.

REMOTE ACCESS:

TIMING:

LIBRARY
Monday to Saturday 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Circulation 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM

READING ROOM (Monday to Saturday)

Normal Duration        08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Exam Duration           08:00 AM to 08:00 PM

FACILITIES:

  • Automated Library catalogue (OPAC).
  • Book Bank Scheme for poor and needy Student.
  • Library Orientation and Know your Library Program to all new entering students.
  • Automated, bar-coded circulation.
  • Digital Library facility
  • Classification of Books as per DDC
  • Library under CCTV Surveillance
  • Books exhibitions on various auspicious days.
  • Spacious reading room for students and staff.
  • Photocopy facility
  • QR Code Facility for any time access.

LIBRARY RESOURCES:

The libraries are changing from single platform to network, the collection based system of libraries is becoming access-based, and their services are shifting around from document to information. As well as their physical access services are now in digital and towards virtual. The library has developed an excellent collection of books, journals and non-book material in Ayurveda and Modern. It also maintains separate collections of Reference Books, Bound volumes of journals, Study Room Books, Book Bank Collection, Compact Discs. The library also subscribes the online consortia of e-books, e-journals and e-databases. The total collection of library is as follows:

Sr. No.

Description

Total Collections

1.

Total Books 15019
2. Textbooks

6142

3.

Reference Books 8877
4. Ayurved

12,382

5.

Modern 2,637
6. Total No. of Print Journals & Magazines

34

7.

Total No. of E-Journals (Delnet) 3900
8. Total No. of E-Books (Delnet)

10,664

9.

Total No. of CD’s 268
10. News Paper (Daily) English + Marathi

10

11.

Bond Periodical

149

LIBRARY STAFF PROFILE:

Sr. No.

Photo Name Qualification Designation

Experience

1.

Mr. Lambe S.K. B.A. M.lib & I.sc. (MH SET) Librarian

09 Years

2.

Smt. Bajage N. V. M.Com, M.lib & I.sc. Asst. Librarian

01 Month

3.

Smt. Vichare D.S. B.A. Library Attendant

06 Years

LIBRARY COMMITTEE:

Library committee is an advisory body nominated 07 Members. This committee plays a major role in the designing policy matters / decisions for smooth running of the Library. Quarterly meetings are held to discuss the agenda. The tenure of committee is for 3 years.

Sr. No.

Name of Member Designation
1. Dr. Shamsundar Dinkar Bhakare

Chairman (Principal)

2.

Dr. Vidula Amit Patil

Coordinator

3.

Dr. Shaila Vijaykumar Shanwade Co-Coordinator
4. Dr. Ninad Nayan Sadvilkar

Member (Faculty)

5.

Dr. Pranjal Devendra Raorane Member (Faculty)
6. Mr. Sunil Krishna Lambe

Member (Librarian)

7.

Mrs. Nilam Chavan

Member (Asst. Librarian)

LIBRARY INFRASTRUCTURE:

Sr. No.

Description Area (in Sq. Mt.)
1. Librarian Cabin

09 Sq. Mt.

2.

Teachers Reading Room 11 Sq. Mt.
3. Stack Room

56 Sq. Mt.

4.

Digital Library 17 Sq. Mt.
5. Reading Room

30 Sq. Mt. (Boys)

53 Sq. Mt. (Girls)

6.

Circulation Section 07 Sq. Mt.
7. Ladies Wash Room

08 Sq. Mt.

8.

Gents Wash Room 08 Sq. Mt.
9. Drinking Water

09 Sq. Mt.

10.

Photocopy Section 03 Sq. Mt.
11. Passage

28 Sq. Mt.

Total

239 Sq. Mt.