Library and Knowledge Resource Centre: At a Glance

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Library also plays a vital role in acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge. College library system supports the teaching-learning program of our Institute. College library has an exceptional collection of over 8,942 volumes of text books, reference books, general science books, journals and magazines, CD/DVDs, on-line resources and other reading material. Library subscribed membership of N-list every year Since 2011. Books are classified according to the Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. It has excellent infrastructure to meet its requirements, Library operations are partially computerized using SOUL 2.0 Library management software and provides access to the collection through OPAC. College library follows open access system that allows users a direct access to the library collection. E-access is also available through N-LIST. UGC helped library to increase the quantity and quality of Resource collection.

The Library rendered Various User Friendly Services like Lending Service, Reading Room Service, Reference Service, Bibliographical service, News Paper Clipping Service, E-section service, OPAC Facility Service, Remote access to SGBAU University Library Service, Photocopying Service, etc. The Library Started Best Practices to provide effective Library services like Question Paper of Previous University Examinations, For selection of Books Every year Library organize Book Exhibition, New Arrivals are displayed and List of new arrivals are send to e-mail of the Staff.

The library is determined to achieve the goals of the college and higher education. The library has made considerable progress in library automation. The library automation will be followed by digital library which is our vision and not a dream. Library just Started a digital Library with the help of Calibre Software which contained the text, reference and rare e-books which is down lodge from internet from various websites and scanned documents.  

Library is on First Floor, above the Office building of the college. The built up area of the library is 1,500 Sq. Fit.. The Reading Room  facility is available for the students and faculty members for 8.00 am to 6.00 pm. Library consists of Circulation Section, Stack Section, Reading Room, Librarian’s Office and Processing Section, Journal Section, Reference Section & Digital Library section. In order to provide optimal service to readers, the library remains open on 6 days a week in office timing.

Library Implemented various activities to promote the reading Culture Book Exhibition, Workshop on Use of (INFLIBNET N-LIST) E-Resources and Use of OPAC, User Education and Orientation, Create and Use of E-mail I. D., Lect. on ”Why Reading ?” on the occasion of birth anuarsory of  Dr. S. R. Ranganathan, Best User Award for Students in the form of Certificate and Competitive Examination Books, Wachan Prerna Diwas on the occasion of birth anuarsory of  Bharat Ratna, Missile man, Late Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Workshop on ”Introduction to Reference Book”, Group Reading, Essay Competition on ”Reading is a Daily Need”, Lect. on ”Wachan Sanskar Badalte Aayam”, Book Donation, Workshop on ”Improving Reading Skill”, Regular Counselling about better Reading, Author-Reader Meet, Book -Gifting on the occasion of Birth Day, Making Library Open for Society, Started College Library Abhyasika by making MoU with University Library of Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University and so on.

Library Advisory Committee:

Sr. No. Name of theMember Department Designation
01.  Dr. Deepak Koturwar Principal Ex-Officio Chairman
02. Dr. Kishor Shende Representative, Faculty of Commerce Member
03. Dr. Pratibha Kalmegh Representative, Faculty of  Arts Member
04. Dr.  Subodh Bansod Representative, Faculty of  Science Member
05.  Prof. Gajanan Mane Head, IQAC Member
06. Shri. Vilas Yende Office Superintendent Member
07.  Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Librarian Ex-Officio Secretary
Library Hours
Library Rules
Library ICT
Library Software
Free Web e – Books
E – books
E – Journals
Frequently Asked Questions
Useful Links
Dissertations and Thesis
CD/DVDs in the library
Activities Promoting Reading Culture
Programmes Organized by LIS
Why students should visit the Library daily.

Library at Glance

Total No. of Books8275
Total No. of  Journals & Periodicals15
Bound Volumes100
CD’s and DVD’s76
Project Report39
E – Books1,65,000
E – Journals6,237
Member INFLIBNET N-LIST Project for E-Journals & E-Books

Library Timings

10:30 A.M. To 5:30 P.M.

Learning Resources of Department

  • No. of Computer:- 10 with Internet Connection to use E-Resources
  • E-Books    :- 1,65,000
  • E-Journals :- 6,237

Sections of Library

  • Circulation Section
  • Periodical Section
  • Reading Room
  • E-Section

Library Committee

  • Chairman – Principal
  • Secretary _ Librarian
  • Member – HOD’s of the three faculty and IQAC Chairman

Faculties in the Department

Name of the Faculty Member: Dr. Sanjay Shenmare
Designation: Librarian
Qualification: MLISc., M. Phil., Ph.D.
Experience: 22 Yrs
Cell No.: 91- 94 2363 4544
Email IDsjshenmare@gmail.com
Membership on Professional bodies:ILA/IASLIC/NUTA/NUCLA/MUCLA

Details of Human Resources

Sr. No.Name of the StaffDesignationQualification
01.Shri. Gajanan PachkawadeLibrary AttendenantH. S. C., MSCIT

Programmes Organized :

Sr. No. Name of Activity Name of Speaker Beneficiaries
01. Inauguration of Abhyasika MoU with University Library Dr. Vaishali GudadheHOD, DLIS SGBAU, Amt Students &Staff Members
02. Book Exhibition Principal, Dr. Deepak Koturwar Students &Staff Members
03. Workshop on Use of E-Resources(INFLIBNET N-LIST) Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
04. User Education and Orientation Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
05. Create and Use of E-mail I. D. Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
06.  Lect. on ”Why Reading ?” on the occasion of birth anuarsory of  Dr. S. R. Ranganathan  Prof. Dr. Meena JunghareHOD, Dept. of Marathi Students &Staff Members
07. Use of University website, its Library and e-resources with remote access Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
08. Best User Awardfor Studentsin the form of Certificate and Competitive Examination Books Dr. Ramesh MahanurPravin TatedNarendra BobadeMember, College Development Committee Students &Staff Members
09. Wachan Prerna Diwason the occasion of birth anuarsory of  Bharat Ratna, Missile man, Late Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Dr. Pratibha KalmeghDr. Yuvraj MankarDr. Vikas ToneDr. Chandrakant SardarProf. Waman WirkhedeProf. Gajanan ManeProf. Nilesh Sulbhewar Students &Staff Members
10. Introduction to Reference Book Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
11. Group Reading Prof. Dr. Pratibha Kalmegh Students &Staff Members
12 Essay Competition on ”Reading is a Daily Need” Prof. Dr. Yuvaraj Mankar Students &Staff Members
13. Lect. on ”Wachan Sanskar Badalte Aayam” Prof. Dr. Chandrashekhar Thakare Students &Staff Members
14. Katha-Kathan (Story Telling) Prof. Nilesh Sulbhewar Students &Staff Members
15. Book Donation Prof. Chandrakant Sardar Students &Staff Members
16. Workshop on ”Improving Reading Skill” Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
17. Counselling about better Reading Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
18. Author-Reader Meet Prin. Dr. Deepak Koturwar Students &Staff Members
19. Book -Gifting on the occasion of Birth Day Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
20. Library: Open for All Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members
21. Use of OPAC Librarian, Dr. Sanjay Shenmare Students &Staff Members

Programmes Organised as an Organising Committee Member

  • Workshop on ‘How to Use e-resources’ (N-LIST)
  • Workshop on OPAC
  • Workshop on ‘Improving Reading Skill’
  • Workshop on ‘Introduction to Reference Book’

Renowned Personalities Visited to Learning Resource Centre

  1. Pawan Mandavkar, Principal Indira College, Kalamb
  2. Sharma, Principal Amolakshand College, Yavatmal
  3. Nilesh Gawande. Sakharkharda
  4. Gajanan Jadhav, Deulgaon Raja
  5. Deepak Dhote, Dean Faculty of Science SGB Amravati University, Amravati
  6. Vivek Deshmukh, Dean Faculty of Science SGB Amravati University, Amravati.
  7. R.G. Chaware, Ex-Principal Date College, Yavatmal
  8. Kamble, Principal Indira Gandhi College, Ralegaon
  9. Rajeev Sadan, Principal Nehru College, Ner
  10. Uday Navlekar, Principal Parvekar College Yavatmal
  11. Ajay Kamble Librarian Arts, Commerce and Science College, Mumbai
  12. Mohan Kherde, University Librarian, SGBAU, Amravati
  13. Vaishali Gudadhe, HOD, DLISc, SGBAU, Amravati
  14. Sanjay Shedmake, P.V.D.T. College of Education, SNDT University, Mumbai
  15. Sanjay Gharote, Principal Shree Gajanan Maharaj Arts College, Mukutban
  16. V. N. Jayale, Principal H. N. Sinha College Patur
  17. Madhukar Gayakwad, Pro-vice Chancellor, Swami Ramanand Tirth Marathwada University, Nanded.
  18. Jayant Chatur, Principal Nankibai Wadhwani Arts College, Yavatmal.

Best Practices of Learning Resource Centre

  • New Arrivals are Displayed and send to email of all.
  • Book Exhibition
  • Departmental Library like…Remedial Section …Counselling Section etc.
  • Collection of University Question Papers from last 05 Years & Provide it to Students on Demands on node in e section and on LCD Projector.
  • News Papers Clipping Files are prepared for preparation for other activities like elocution Competition, debate, essay competition etc. 
  • INFLIBNET N-LIST Consortia for e-books and e-journals
  • Library is Computerized with SOUL 2.0 Software
  • Extended Hours of Library for reading Room (MoU with University Library SGBAU, Amravati) 8.00 am to 6.00 pm.
  • Books issued on 1000=00/- Deposit after annual Clearance
  • Inter Library Loan Service for Staff and Students 
  • Open Access to all Students and Staff.


Personal Achievements, Awards and Activities

वाचन प्रेरणा दिन

Visits to L&KRC

Best User Award (Library and Knowledge Resource Center)
User Education/Orientation
Study Room

Counselling for Efficient Reading

Book Exhibition

Workshop on ‘Use of E – Resource’

Editorial News Paper Clippings (General)

News paper Clippings (Economics and Commerce)

News Paper Clippings (Political Science)

News Paper Clippings (Language and Literature)

News Paper Clippings (Career and Courses)

News Paper Articles (woman Empowerment)

News Paper Articles (Library Science)

News Paper Clippings (Education)

News Paper Clippings (Geography)

News Paper Clippings (History)

Library and Knowledge Resource Center News Paper Clippings