It is patently the Heart of the Institute. Library plays a very important role in the curricular development & to satisfy the readers thirst for knowledge. Library is to participate actively in the educational mission of the college through collection and dissemination of information to meet the curricular and general needs of the students, faculty and staff as well as providing an environment in which instruction and research can thrive. To expand the information resources available, by establishing mutual beneficial partnerships with educational institutions and other organizations, to respect and preserve the knowledge of the past, for future.
>Library also plays a vital role in acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge. College library system supports the teaching-learning program of institute. Library has an exceptional collection of text books, reference books, general books, journals and magazines, encyclopedia, handbooks, bound volumes, CD-ROMs, Video Lecture, online resources and other reading material. Books are classified according to the Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. It has excellent infrastructure to meet its requirements, all its operations are computerized using Autolib software and provides access to the collection through OPAC. Library has follows open access system that allows users a direct access to the library collection.
Goal & Objectives
The primary goal of KRSCMS library is to provide “right information to right user at right time”and to provide access of information available in all formats to support the teaching, learning, research & personal growth of its clientele.The Objective of KRSCMS library is to:
→ Provide significant books or other printed material or E-resources as per academic curriculum.
→ Classify library material in simpler form for the excess use by the users
→ Enhance information literacy especially in student community
→ Ensure that resources made available are currently appropriate & accessible 24/7
Vision Of Library
→ The vision of ‘KRSCMS’ library is to develop, organize, provide access to and preserve materials to meet the needs of present and future generation of students.
Mision of Library
→ The mission of the Library and resource center is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge resources and providing for value added services.The main object of library & resource center is to support the educational & research programmers of the Institute by providing physical & intellectual access to information, consistent with the present & the anticipated educational & research functions of the institute.
Library Advisory Committee
Library has constituted an Advisory Committee for the library Collection development, Effective work & smooth functioning. Composition of the Library Advisory Committee is as follow:
|Sr no||Name of Member||Designation|
|1||Dr. Suhas B. Dhande||Chairman/ Director|
|2||Mrs. Gayatri S. Satpute||Secretory/ Librarian|
|3||Mr. Kishor B. Hiran||Member|
|4||Mr. Ajeet Wagh||Member|
|5||Mr. Prashant Dawange (MBA II)||Member|
|6||Ms. Deepali Khairnar(MBA I)||Member|
|3||Journal & Magazines||100|
Our Digital Resources:
Our Users can now access full text Journals and several important bibliographic databases on library Intranet network. Library has subscribed 1 Mbps bandwidth broadband internet connection.
|Computers with internet facility for e-resources||24|
|CD’s / Dvd’s||691|
Layout and Floor Plans:
→ The Library is housed in an independent Two-storied building with a carpet area of over 900Sq.ft and is located towards the central of main building. The floor-wise distribution of services and resources in the library is indicated below
Ground Floor Area: 603.50 sq.mt
→ Librarian Office
→ Book Acquisition Section
→ Technical Processing and Book database maintenance section
→ Check Point/Property Counter
→ Book Collection (at circulation counter)
→ Circulation counter/fine collection section
→ Library OPAC
→ Audio-Visual Room/Viewing Facilities/TV Room
→ Journals Section
→ Current Periodical Display
→ Issue Counter (for journals /reference books)
→ Newspaper and Photocopy unit
→ Reference book Collection
→ Reading Room
Services Offered:Library OPAC:
→ The Library OPAC is a key to our entire collection of books that can also be accessed through library intranetPhotocopying Services:
→ The Library Provides Xeroxing facility to the faculty & students of the InstitutesAudio-Visual Services:
→ The Video Viewing facility is available in ground floor section. The facility can be availed working daysBook-Bank Facilities for SC/ST Students:
→ Selected books are made available for issue for period of one semester to the students belonging to SC/ST. Eligible students may apply for the books form the special collection as per the schedule announced by libraryCollection of general reading books:
→ Library has good collection of general reading books on Marathi or English LanguagesNews Items displays:
→ Library also displays faculty publications; forth coming conference and other Indian & International events and list of articles of general interest on science & technology photocopy form the current issues of journals received.
- Monday to Saturday: 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
- Sunday & Holidays: Remain close for the day.
- Night Library Reading Room Facility: 6.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.
Issue & Return
|Class||Issue/ Return Days|
|H.O.D., Professor, Ass. Professor, Lecturer, Technical Asstt. & Other Staff External & Alumni Membership||All Institute Working Days|
Membership of other Libraries
- Developing Library Network [DELNET]: New Delhi
- British Council Library Network India, Pune
- National Digital Library (NDL), IITKharagpur
Our Team Members
|Sr. No.||Name of the Staff||Qualification||Designation||Mobile No.||E-mail ID|
|1||Sharad N. Sanap||M.LISc, UGC-SET||Librarianemail@example.com|
|2||Vinay D. Suryawanshi||B. Com, MBA Fin.||Library Assistantfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|3||Vaishali S. Suryawanshi||HSC||Library Attendantemail@example.com|