|Mr.Mahesh J.Thombare (Librarian)|
Library has been successfully catering to the Knowledge and information needs of students and staff of the college. The library supports the teaching-learning program of the institute with an excellent collection of text books, reference books, journals and magazines, data sheets, audio visual materials and other reading material.
The carpet area of the library is 4000 sq. ft. and the reading hall accommodates 100 students at a time.
There are two reading rooms for students and one for staff, separate internet multimedia centre and reprographic centre which provides unlimited internet access and reprographic facilities respectively.
Library uses SOUL software package which is an integrated multi-user, multi-tasking, library management software that supports all in-house operations of the library. The software extends the facilities like Web-OPAC, Acquisition, Cataloguing, Circulation, Utility, Serial Control. The database of books and journals available in library is being updated on day to day basis with details of recently procured books. Barcode technology has been implemented for circulation.
Library is subscribing to IEL online journals through INDEST-AICTE consortium. The IEEE/IEE Electronic Library (IEL) covers almost one third of the world's current electrical engineering and computer science literature, providing unparalleled access to publications from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE). The resource covers more than 950,000 documents from over 12,000 publications, including 219 journals, transactions, magazines, conference proceedings, IEEE Standards. More than 25,000 new pages are added per month. It provides access to more than two million full-page PDF images, including all original charts, graphs, diagrams, photographs, and illustrative material.
It enables database search facility of books and journals available in the library. The Web-OPAC is also being used to access question papers and syllabus in digital form, photo gallery of current events like workshops, seminars and annual gathering organized by the institute.
All students, faculty members and employees of the institute are entitled for the membership of the library. Their entitlements, in terms of number of books that they can borrow and the permissible loan period are as follows:
|Sr. No.||Category||No. of Books||Loan period|
|2||Visiting Faculty||02||1 Semester|
|3||Non-Teaching Staff||02||1 Month|
|Sr. No.||Name of Staff||Designation||Qualification|
|1||Mr. Mahesh J. Thombare||Librarian||B.Com, M.L.I.Sc|
|2||Mr. Jaysing A. Angane||Library Assistant||B.A., B. L.I.Sc|
|3||Mr. Shahaji V. Pawar||Library Clerk||B.Sc|
|4||Mr. Dattatray V. Bhosale||Lib. Attendant||S.S.C, L.T.C|