Library

Night College of Arts and Commerce, Kolhapur.

LIBRARY & INFORMATION CENTER

Prof. R. K. RATHOD ( MLISc NET, M. Phil) (Librarian)

Introduction

  • Library is a ‘Heart’ of institute. Teaching and learning system are supported by library through reading material.
  • Our Library is well equipped with reference books, textbooks, journals, periodicals and newspapers etc.
  • Library building is situated third flower of the College. The total area of the library is 12.24 sq. metres.
  • There are is issuing counters for the UG students.
  • It gives open access to all faculty members and PG students to avail of the information resources.
  • In library use D.D.C. classification system and books arrangement is broken order system.

VISION

  • To protect the users right of information.
  • To provide value added services to the differently-abled, marred female students & working students.
  • To work in partnership with individuals and institutions for promoting research interest and building research portfolios for the development of readers.
  • To enable students, faculty & researchers work in context with designing and documenting research activities by allowing diversity of views.
  • To create the best citizen for nation building.

LIBRARY OBJECTIVES

  • To promote the reading habits.
  • Extensive use of Reading material.
  • To provide every reader his / her book & Information.
  • To see that every book has its reader.
  • To Save the time of the user / reader.
  • Library is growing organization.: A Step towards development.
    To Computerize the library house keeping activities.

Library Committee

  • The meetings of the library committee are held twice in the year in order to discuss and decide policy matters, administration , to purchase books, to discuss on budget of the library and discipline in the library premise.
  • The Library receives fund from the College Budget and UGC grants and the Committee guides to use the fund judiciously.

Library Advisory Committee (2019-2020)

I/C Principal Dr. S. J. Farakte – Chairman
Prof. R.P. Kamble – Co-Ordinter
Mrs. N.M. Gaikwad – Member
Prof. R.K.Rathod – Secretary

Library STAFF

Prof. R. K. RATHOD

B.Com. M.A. MLISC, NET, M.Phil.

Librarian

Shri. S. D.NIKAM

B.A.

Library Attendant

Library at A Glance

Book format : 31,175
Journals & Periodicals : 42
Bind Back Volumes : 20
News Papers : 05
No. of PC’s : 02
Classification Scheme : DDC
Cataloguing Scheme : AARC – II

NDL Web Site Library Link

N-List Web Site Link

E - Granthalaya : Library Management
Software

Various Modules of Library Management Software

Library Service & Best Practices

Amount Spent on New Books & Journals

User Orientation Program In Our Library

Internet Facility

Open Access Facility

STOCK VERIFICATION POLICY

  • Weeding out –
    a) Out of syllabus books.
    b) Damaged books.
  • Physical Verification of books.
  • To bridge the gap –
    a) Govt. guidelines.
    b) Institution Circulars & orders.
    c) University guidelines.

FUTURE PLAN OF THE LIBRARY

  • To fully automate house keeping activities.
  • To make available e-Books and e-journals .
  • Increase the scope of CAS & SDI services.
  • Resource sharing (ILL).
  • To extend Internet based services.

LIBRARY HOUR

MONDAY TO SATARDAY
2.30 PM TO 9.30 PM