Central Library

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Welcome to Central Library

SGGS Library is situated in a separate two storied block of 12400 Sq. ft. surrounded by lush green area. It began its existence in 1981.  It has an ample stock of 55,396 books and 3959 bound volumes of National and International journals. 72 National and 59 International journals are subscribed currently which facilitates research in our institute.  It is a most lively place on the campus providing a safe, comfortable and friendly environment that enables learning and advancement of knowledge, and promotes innovation.  Besides this, we have Book Bank Scheme for Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe students.  We also have subscription to multiple copies of National, regional, and local news-papers and magazines. We have an attractive Reading Room having capacity of 250 students, where readers find conducive environment for reading.  We also provide earn & learn facility for the students of economically weaker section, where they can work in the library and can also earn through it.  The mission of the Central Library is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge resources and providing value added services. 

Features:

  • Collection for Competitive Examinations like UPSC, MPSC, GATE, CAT, GRE etc.
  • Collection of Marathi books of renowned authors
  • Collection of books on Sports, Yoga etc.
  • Book bank scheme for SC, ST students
  • Reference books available in the night library
  • Display of Newspaper
  • Night Library
  • Earn and learn facility
  • Information display and notification

 

Library Overview

Number of Staff 

07

Number of  Users

2440

Number of Titles

21757

Number of Volumes

55396

Circulation Hours

10:30 to 17:30

Reading Hall Hours

10:00  to  22:00

Ratio of library books to the number of users

22:1

Average Number of books issued/returned 

200 / day

Library Area

12400 Sq. ft.

Library Users

Faculty

   89 Regular
     52 Contract

Students

   1967 UG
    197 PG

Administrative Staff

135

Total

 2440

Collection Details

Category

Numbers

Library Books

45901

Book-Bank Books

13918

Total

59819

Journals / Periodicals

National

72

International

59

Total

131

 

Journals Back Volumes

Back Volumes of Journals / Periodicals

3959

 

E-Resources

Online Journals:

Sr No

e-Journals

Link for accessing

No of e-Journals

1.

IEEE IEL Online 

http://ieeexplore.ieee.org

145

2.

ASME

http://scitation.aip.org

22

3.

ASCE

http://scitation.aip.org

30

4.

Elsevier

www.sciencedirect.com

275

5.

McGraw Hill

http://2.accessengineeringlibrary.com

363 e-books

6. ACM Digital Library india.acm.org                  44
7. ASTM Digital Library http://myastm.astm.org 115
8. J-Gate http://jgateplus.com   1763
9. Sprinterlink http://www.springerlink.com 149
10. IEEE Wiley e-books http://www.ieeexplore.ieee.org

                550

 

 

 

Membership:

1.    DELNET (Developing Library Network), New Delhi

3.    Maharashtra Economic Development  Council,  Mumbai

 

·         Computers with internet facility

17

·         E-Journals & E-Books

1110

·         Educational Video Cassettes                                      

300

·         CDs / DVDs                                                                                   

500

·         Audio cassettes                                                            

50

 

Library Automation

·         Presently MIS data feeding is going on.

·         OPAC as well as Web OPAC system is made available. Web OPAC link – http://10.70.2.34/opac

·         Circulation of books started using LIBMAN MIS software for M.Tech. and faculty members.

Updated on 20-05-2015

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