Central Library

Overview

SVKM’s Institute of Technology center Library is established in 2017 & is fully well-furnished. The library has developed an excellent collection of books, journals, magazines, newspapers. The collection has been Classified as per the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) system and a according arranged it subject wise. The Library is situated on the Second flower of the college building. The total library area is of more than 406 sq.mt. It is facilitated with reprography & also a 24 hours Wi-Fi network connection. Library is open for more than 9 hrs. (9 am. to 6.00 pm.) On all working days.

The fully computerized Library is a treasure house of knowledge comprising an ever growing collection of about 3886 books and N Number of e-books with e-journals covering all aspects of Mechanical, Civil, Electrical, Information Technology, and Computer Engineering.
The periodical section is a vital source for academic research and up-to-date information in the field of Engineering. Library holds 34 printed journals (national & international). Besides this, the library has collection of, audio visual material, newspapers, etc.

The web based access of the e-journals to all students and faculty is an important facility provided by the library. Library users can access a variety of full text journals covering variety of titles published by worldwide journals publishers. The library arranges regular awareness programs on use of electronic resources. Library having KOHA Software library material can be searched through the Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC). Users can access the OPAC to find out the real-time availability of all library materials from their own computer terminals as well as from home. Also, the Library has a membership of National Digital Library (NDL). More than 10 million documents are available in NDL including e-books, journal articles, video lectures etc.

Mission

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.

Library Circulation Time Table


Day 10 Am. to 5 Pm.
Monday First Year Engineering
Tuesday Second Year Engineering
Wednsday First Year Engineering
Thurday Second Year Engineering
Friday First Year Engineering
Saturday Second Year Engineering

Sr. No Library User Category No. of Books Duration of Issue
1 Students 3 15 Day’s
2 Faculty 5 One Semester
3 Technical / Admin Staff 2 One Semester

  • Library Working Hours
  • Monday to Saturday : 9 AM. To 6 PM.
  • Sunday & Holiday : Remain close for the day.
  • Rules and Regulations

    The following are some of the important rules for the central library

    Admission to Library

    – Membership/Identity cards are required to be shown at the entrance on demand.

    – Personal belonging are not allowed to be taken inside the Library. It should be deposited at the Property Counter and should be collected back on the same day otherwise Library will not be responsible for any loss.

    – Members can take their personal books into library after necessary checking by library staff.

    Library Discipline

    – Readers should handle the library reading material very carefully and should not damage (writing, Marking & Tearing books)

    – Failing to do so /damage library material or property, the person concerned shall be liable to pay the replacement cost. In addition, his membership may be cancelled at the discretion of the Librarian.

    – Members are expected to maintain strict silence and conduct themselves with dignity to maintain atmosphere for study and research.

    – Library members should not misbehave with library staff.

    – Library reading material can’t be taken out without getting it properly issued.

    – Members have to maintain complete silence in the Library (do not talk or discus, use of cell phone/Head Phone/I-pod etc.. is strictly prohibited).

    – Short pants / Bermuda, eatable & cold drinks are not allowed in the library premises.

    Loan Privilege

    On appointment as full time faculty or administrative staff he/she automatically become a member of the Library.

    Faculty/ Administrative Staff

    -All regular members are eligible for issue three books for a two week.

    – Books belonging to Reserve & Reference Section and Periodicals will not be issued in any condition.

    – Reading material’s overdue charges will be collected as per the library policy.

    Conditions of Loan

    – An over-due charge of Rs. 3.00 per book, per day will be charged.

    – Books issued/loaned can be requested back for repossession by the Librarian at any time.

    Loss of Books etc.

    – In case of loss of library books the reader has to submit new book or pay recent cost of the lost book.

    Loss of Library Card

    – The loss of library card should be immediately reported to the circulation desk in writing.

    – On request, duplicate card may be issued within 7 days from the application and for that the member has to pay Rs.50/- for the duplicate card.

    Reservations of Books

    – Library members can reserve online only 1 books at a time.

    – The reserved/ on demand books will not be reissued once returned.

    General Rules

    – The Library membership card will not be transferable.

    – Any constructive suggestion from readers will be most welcomed.

    – Members will maintain strict discipline and decorum in the library.

    – No one should remove newspaper/ current issues of periodical on display without prior permission.

    – No one should enter the counter or use library instruments/equipment without prior permission.

    – Members/ borrowers are requested to check the physical condition of the books before issuing, at the time of returning a damaged book will not be accepted.

    – Members who have over-due charges pending shall not be allowed to issue books or withdraw security deposit.

    – The Librarian may relax/change the library rules from time to time.

    – Anyone found violating afore mentioned library rules will be liable to such action as may be deemed necessary by the Librarian.

    Library Resources

    Number of Books 3886
    Number of Educational CD’s/DVD’s 330
    Question Papers & Syllabus for all Branches

    National Journals 30
    International Journals 04
    Magazines 05
    Newspapers 11 

    Database: DELNET

    Library Automation Software:KOHA

    Databases Available with WEB access provided by SVKM

    1 ASME 32 full text e- journals + back files since 2000
    2 ASCE 38 full text e- journals
    3 McGraw Hill Access Engineering 363 books & Handbooks
    4 Springer 149 journals (Engineering, Computer Science & Mathematics)
    5 Science Direct 275 journals (Engineering & Computer Science)
    6 ProQuest 25000 + Journals
    7 J-Gate 11000 + Journals
    8 Economic and Political Weekly
      • Research Databases –
      • 1. CMIE Eco. Outlook
      • 2. CRISIL
      • 3. Euromonitor Passport
      • 4. EPWRF India Times Series
      • 5. Frost & Sullivan
      • 6. ISI Emerging Market.
      • Statistical Database – India Stats
      • Directory – Cabell Directory
      • Market Databases- TVADINDX, WARC
      • Law Databases- Manupatra, Lexis Nexis, Hein Online, WestLaw

    E-books

    • 1. Ebrary – 1,46,589 e-books
    • 2. Pearson – 361 e-Books
  • Institutional Memberships

    • 1. National Digital Library
    • 2. Swayam / Moocs
  • Plagiarism Software

    • 1. TURNITIN

    Other Resources with web Access

    • A. Blackboard
    • B. Gate Practice Software
    • C. NPTEL
    • D. Library OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)

    Print Journals

    List of National Journals

    Sr. No Library User Category No. of Books
    1 Advances in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering Research Mechanical
    2 Indian Academy of Sciences, Proceedings in Engineering Sciences Mechanical
    3 Indian Journal of Advance and Applications in Fluid Mechanics Mechanical
    4 Indian Journal of Advanced in Thermal Science and Engineering Mechanical
    5 Indian Journal of advanced Mechatronics and Robotics Mechanical
    6 Indian Journal of Engineering & Materials Sciences (IJEMS) Mechanical
    7 Advances in Wireless and Mobile Communications Computer
    8 Indian Journal for Computational Vision and Biomechanics Computer
    9 Indian Journal of Advances in Computer and Information Engineering Computer
    10 Indian Journal of Computation Theory Computer
    11 Indian Journal of Computer Graphics and Visualization Computer
    12 Indian Journal of Data Mining and Warehouse Computer
    13 IEEMA Journal Electrical
    14 I-Manager Journal on Electrical Engineering Electrical
    15 Indian Journal of Electrical Engineering and Modern Technology Electrical
    16 Journal of Electrical Engineering Electrical
    17 Journal of Innovation in Electrical and Computer Engineering Electrical
    18 Journal of Power Engineering Electrical
    19 Civil engineering & construction review Civil
    20 Indian Concrete Journal Civil
    21 Indian Journals of Civil engineering and research development Civil
    22 Journal of urban planning and development Civil
    23 Recent trends in civil engineering and technology Civil
    24 Trends in transportation and applications Civil
    25 Global Journal of Information Science and Engineering IT
    26 Indian Journal of Current Development in IT & Database System IT
    27 Indian Journal of Image Processing and Technique IT
    28 Indian Journal of Secure Internet and Computer Security IT
    29 Indian Journal of Software Business Management IT
    30 Journal of Web Engineering & Technology IT

    List of International Journals

    Sr. No Name of Journal Department
    1 Advances in Materials Science and Mechanical Engineering Research Computer
    2 Indian Academy of Sciences, Proceedings in Engineering Sciences Civil
    3 Indian Journal of Advance and Applications in Fluid Mechanics

    Electrical

    4 Indian Journal of Advanced in Thermal Science and Engineering Mechanical
         
      LIST OF MAGAZINE  
    1 Competition Success Review  
    2 India Todays  
    3 Down To Earth  
    4 University News  
    5 Sapthik Sadhana  


    List of News Papers

    Sr. No Name of News Papers Language of Publication Frequency
    1 Times of India English Daily
    2 The Indian Express English Daily
    3 The Economic Times English Daily
    4 Employment News English Weekly
    5 Nava Bharti Times Hindi Daily
    6 Divya Bharti Times Marathi Daily
    7 Loksatta Marathi Daily
    8 Maharashtra Times Marathi Daily
    9 Lokmat Marathi Daily
    10 Sakal Marathi Daily
    11 Aapala Maharashtra Marathi Daily

    Library Services

  • Reference Service
  • Multimedia / Digital Library
  • Circulation (Book issue / return)
  • Library Reading Room
  • Bibliography service
  • OPAC – Online Public Access Catalogue
  • New Arrival Display
  • CAS – Current Awareness Service
  • Orientation Program
  • Library Committee

    Sr. No Name of Member     Department Designation
    1 Dr. Nilesh Salunke Principal Chairman
    2 Prof. S. B. Khandekar Library Secretary
    3 Dr. Tushar Shinde Applied Sci. Member
    4 Prof. Khalid Alfatmi Computer/IT Engineering Member
    5 Prof. Vishal Moyal Electrical Engineering Member
    6 Prof. Mohammad Junaidudin Mechanical Engineering Member
    7 Prof. Shrikant Randhavane Civil Engineering Member

    Central Library Staff Qualification and Experience

    Sr. No Name  Designation Qualification  Date of Joining  
    1 Prof. S. B. Khandekar Librarian M. Lib. Isc. NET 03/07/2017
    2 Mr. Pravin T. Mulmule Peon HSC. 10/10/2017
    • Library Contact Us

    • SVKM’s Institute of Technology, Center Library
    • Behind Gurudwara, Mumbai – Agra Highway, Dhule
    • Email:

      shivaji.khandekar@svkm.ac.in