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

Infrastructure :

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 :

S. N. Name Designation
1 Dr. J. S. Dargad Chairperson
2 Prof. M. B. Deshmukh Vice-Chairperson
3 Prof. K. R. Bhise Librarian / Secretary
4 All HODs Member
5 All HODs Member
6 General Secretary Student Member
7 Ladies Representative Student Member

Our Staff :

S.N. Name Designation Qualification
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

Services :

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.

E-resources :

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

Find Articles

Free e-books my project Gutenberg

Google Scholar

Intute- Best websites for study and Research

N-LIST e-resources

NISCAIR Publications

Online Catalogue of Indian Universites

Open Access Resources

Open Thesis

Public Library of Science


Scientific information

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


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Faculty Members


001_Library_018-Shri.-Kiran-Rangnathrao-Bhise Name: Shri. K. R. Bhise
Designation: Librarian
Qualification: M.A., M.Lib., M.Phil. & I.SC
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 002_Library_Miss.Kshirsagar-Surekha-Hariharrao Name:  Sow. Choudhari Geeta Kisturram
Designation:  Jr.Clerk
Qualification:  B.A., M. Lib.


 003_Library_Shri.-Patil-Pushkraj-Vadavrao Name:  Patil Pushkraj Vadavrao
Designation:  Library Attendent
Qualification:  B.A., LTC.


 004_Library_Shri.-Kshirsagar-Balu-Tukaram Name:  Kshirsagar Balu Tukaram
Designation:  Library Attendent
Qualification:  B.A.


 005_Library_Shri.-Tompe-Raghuram-Bhimrao Name:  Tompe Raghuram Bhimrao
Designation:  Library Attendent
Qualification:  S.S.C.


 006_Library_Shri.-Kamble-Shrimant-Nivrutti Name:  Kamble Shrimant Nivrutti
Designation:  Library Attendent
Qualification:  H.S.C.


 007_Library_Shri. Dhage Vinayak Vaijanath Name:  Dhage Vinayak Vaijanath
Designation:  Library Attendent.
Qualification:  H.S.C., L.T.C.


 008_Library_Shri.-Pathak-Raghavendra-Umakant Name:  Pathak Raghavendra Umakant
Designation:  Peon (Tem.)
Qualification:  B.A.

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