Welcome to Shri Shivaji Mahavidyalaya - Library

Yashwantrao Chavan Central Library

With the establishment of Mahavidyalaya in the year 1960s the department of Library is also established. Year by year many intellectual teachers with their helping hands increased the quality ratio of library. Mostly rare books and various reference books which are very much rare are in the library. College library is having much space and very enthusiastic environment for all the users. Greenary and spacious are two achievements of library. Library is having built up area 25000 Sq.feet.

The college library is the largest academic library in West Maharashtra region with 83207 books for senior faculty 34758 books for junior faculty and 9890 books purchased under UGC . 525 bound volumes and subscribes to several national and international journals. The library provides open access to the PG students. UG students are issued books throughout the week upon the submission of demand. Library automation: The library is automated since 2016 and presently E-Granthalaya eG3 Rev.No. 31 (National Information Centre, New Delhi). software with 10 computers for administrative and circulation activities with internet access is setup. Books and students' identity cards are barcoded. Surveillance cameras are installed. Digital attendance software facility provided for student and staff.

Open Public Access Catalogue (OPAC): OPAC facility with three computers for UG and PG student is provided. Library’s efforts for providing access to digital content: Over 6000 e journals and over 31 lakh e-books are made accessible through N-List service of INFLIBNET.