Central Library

Our academic library's purpose is to support the teaching and research of the college and to provide students with most updated knowledge with current on-goings in the society and scientific world. The library holds a huge collection of books, periodicals, subscribed journals and magazines, online resources, etc.

Special features

  • Participation in INFLIBNET-NLIST program. Under this program more than 2150 e-journals and more than 51,000 ebooks are accessed. (Link to NLIST)
  • Establishment of Internet Center for students of college.
  • Inter Library Loan System facility to sister institutes.
  • Orientation Course regarding use of library for new enrolled students of college.

Library Staff

  • Mr. Ratneshwar C. Bhavsar (M.L.I.Sc., SET) — Librarian
  • Mrs. Kavita G. Patil (M.L.I.Sc.) — Assistant Librarian
  • Mr. Mahesh P. Mahale — Library Attendant

Library Collection

Library Collection (as on 31 March 2011)

Collection type Quantity
Books 18,876
Theses & dissertations 41
Back volumes 274
CDs/DVDs 256
Journals/Magazines subscribed 70

Library Services

Our library is keen in providing following sevices

  • Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
  • Access to online journals under INFLIBNET-NLIST program.
  • Home Lending Services
  • Reprography
  • Reading room facilities availability
  • Internet Searching
  • Reference Service
  • Inter-library Loan Services
  • Current Awareness Services

Library Timings

The library time extends during the examination days. The extended time of working hours of library during the examination days is from 07:30AM to 05:30PM and 6:30PM to 09:00PM. Current library timings are as follows,

Days Working hours
Monday to Saturday 7:30AM to 5:30PM

Contact Information

Mr. Ratneshwar C. Bhavsar
Librarian

(02563)257328 (extension - 26)
librarian@rcpasc.ac.in