Dayanand Science College was been established in 1961. The Science College was given Independent status to the Library from 1971. The Library has 55917 books available till date. Reading Room, Night Library, Internet facility are available in Library. Library computerization is also completed. Automation software is using the “SOUL 2.0” (INFLIBNET Centre, Ahmedabad). OPAC facility available in the “SOUL 2.0” by Title, Author, Subject, Class No, ISBN, Publisher, Accession Number, Series/Note/Volume, Free Text search and Boolean search for the books.
At the opening, Librarian was Shri. Narsinh Govindrao Phatak. His tenure was from 1965 to 2004. At present Librarian is Shri. Kiran Rangnath Bhise is working as Librarian form 2006 to till date.
Library Opening Time :
Monday to Saturday 10:00 am to 5:40 pm
Reading Room :
Monday to Saturday 10:00 am to 5:40 pm
Night Reading Room :
Monday to Saturday 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm
Total Library Area is 8600 Sq. Ft. There are two stock room, one Reference Section, one Circulation Section & One Reading Room for students. The Students Reading Room Seating capacity is 150.
Library Advisory Committee :
|1||Dr. J. S. Dargad||Chairperson|
|2||Prof. M. B. Deshmukh||Vice-Chairperson|
|3||Prof. K. R. Bhise||Librarian / Secretary|
|6||General Secretary||Student Member|
|7||Ladies Representative||Student Member|
Our Staff :
|1||Prof. Bhise K. R.||Librarian||M. A., M.Lib. & I. Sc., M. Phil.|
|2||Sow. Chaudhari G. K.||Jr. Clerk||B.A., M.Lib. & I. Sc., MS-CIT|
|3||Shri. Patil P. Y.||Library Attendent||B. A., L.T.C, MS-CIT|
|4||Shri. Kshirsagar B. T.||Library Attendent||B.A., MS-CIT|
5Shri. Kamble S. N.Library AttendentH. S. C.6Shri. Tompe R. B.Library AttendentS.S.C., I. T. I.7Shri. Dhage V. V.Library AttendentH. S. C.8Shri. Pathak R. U.Library AttendentB.A.
Collection of Books :
1. Books for Senior College – 26415
2. Books for Junior College – 29502
3. Journals – Periodicals – 30
4. Newspapers – 14
Classification of books :
Library uses DDC system for classification of books and AACR-II for Cataloguing. There is subjective arragement of books for convenience of staff as well as students.
Library Membership :
1. Teaching Staff (Senior & Junior college) – 149
2. Non-Teaching Staff – 108
1. Junior College Students – 2753
2. Senior College UG Students – 704
3. Senior College PG Students – 149
1. Issue of two books to students for a duration of one week.
2. Availability of Reference Books in the Reading Room.
3. Free Internet Facility to Students.
4. Copy of Syllabus, Question papers set available in the Reading Room.
5. Newspapers Clippings Service
6. Career / Empolyment Information Servies
7. Displaying new arrivals
8. Suggestion Box
Library Automation :
Library has a separate Network having 1 Server and 4 clients. Library data entry has completed in the SOUL 2.0 software. All the books are pested with barcode. Barcode are used for the transaction of books.
Library has registered for selected journals and books form “N-List” sponsered by the INFLIBNET, Ahmedabad. This facility includes 3800+ research e-journals and 97000 e-books.
Open Access Resources …
Digital Library of India
Directory of Open Access Journals
Free e-books my project Gutenberg
Intute- Best websites for study and Research
Online Catalogue of Indian Universites
Open Access Resources
Public Library of Science
Shodhganga – Digital Repository of Indian Electronic Theses and Distertation
Social Science Research Network
The Cochrane Library
The Directory of Open Access Repositories – Open DOAR
Traditional Knowledge Digital Library
Vidyanidhi Digital Library
Feed-back Form. (Attach)
|Name:||Shri. K. R. Bhise|
|Qualification:||M.A., M.Lib., M.Phil. & I.SC|
|Name:||Sow. Choudhari Geeta Kisturram|
|Qualification:||B.A., M. Lib.|
|Name:||Patil Pushkraj Vadavrao|
|Name:||Kshirsagar Balu Tukaram|
|Name:||Tompe Raghuram Bhimrao|
|Name:||Kamble Shrimant Nivrutti|
|Name:||Dhage Vinayak Vaijanath|
|Name:||Pathak Raghavendra Umakant|