Our Mission

“ To impart educational facilities to the women and to conduct welfare schemes for tribal, economically and especially backward women students.

To impart quality education to make women students globally competent, empowered and inculcate value system among them”
 

Department of Library


Introduction

The SPH Library is a central library located in main building area of 40.63.Sq Mts. Started since inception of the College. The library is safe, comfortable, well-lighted, and clean and is having adequate facilities. The library is automated with library software Vriddhi and is going to be upgraded to a barcode version. The library has LAN and an Internet facility. The library is open from 7.30 AM. To 5.30 PM for Staff & Students.

College is running classes from first year of BA, B.Com, B.Sc to M.A. Marathi, History, Music. To satisfy the needs of the students, faculty procures the Library textbooks, reference books, supporting books and the subject journals and periodicals in all subjects besides this Current topics from National & regional News Papers.

The heads of the respective departments, faculty members and students suggest the titles of the books to be purchased. Considering the needs of the books, number of students, the Library procures the reading material. The Library Advisory committee plays an important role in its functioning.

The books procured are accessioned manually and computerized also. The books are classified by the colon classification system and the arranged on the shelves in the stack room.

At present Library holding 16311 books including textbooks, reference books, various types of Encyclopedias, directories, dictionaries. The Library subscribes 57 periodicals, journals & 12 magazines & News Papers.

Library Users

  • Senior College Faculty members.
  • Senior College (UG + PG) students.
  • Administrative staff.
  • Senior Citizens.

Faculty

Sr. No.

Name

Designation & Qualification

Job Description

1

Prof. Smt. Bachhav  V. K

Librarian
M. Lib.& Inf. Sci.

Administration and Management of the Library.

2

Shri. Gaikawad R.K.

Library Attendant
B.A ,B Lib

In-charge of Data Entry and Accessions, In-Charge of circulation counter

3

Smt. Pawar A.A.

Library Attendant
B.A

In-Charge of cleanliness of main Library and In-Charge of circulation counter



Best Practices

  • Computerization of Library
  •                      The College Library is using highly professional “Vriddhi” Library Management Software; Library is providing advanced search facilities by using OPAC (On Line Public Access Catalogue-for faculty only). Other Library functions such as E-Books, E-Question Bank, E-Syllabus, Acquisition, Circulation, Serial Control etc. is underway and completed very soon.

  • Library information in college prospectus
  •                The College prospectus includes detailed Library information such as membership, Lending services, Books and Periodicals collection, Competitive Examination literature, Library timing, rules and regulations etc. With the help of prospectus, Students are fully acquainted with the Library functions and services. It is found very much useful tool for fresh student.

  • Information Display Boards
  •                    Newspaper clippings on various topics such as MPSC/UPSC Examinations /Staff selection advertisements, Career Opportunities, articles related to education etc. are periodically displayed on notice boards. Library has 02 display boards. Clippings are also displayed on the notice boards at staff room and administrative office. Bibliographic compilation of library collection

  • Library User’s Attendance
  •                 Separate attendance registers are kept at Main Entrance for students & Staff.  

  • Clearance Certificate
  •                           Clearance certificate are issued to students after they return the library     
                belongings at the  end of the academic year.   
                   

  •  Membership
  •                  The Students of SPH library are issued 02 cards. Of one is issue card for issuing books & second is ID card for identifying the student.


    Purchase policy

      Library Advisory Committee approves the budget and subject wise allocation of funds at the beginning of academic year. Requirement of books and journals in prescribed format given by students, faculty and HOD’s duly checked for availability and duplication. Quotations are also invited for foreign and reference books from various booksellers and publishers.  Respected Principal offers sanctions to requirements and quotations. Library prepares and dispatch purchase order to concerned publishers and booksellers.


    Number of books

      Total books in the Library as on 08.1.2015 are 16311 which include textbooks, reference books, Encyclopedias, General References, Journals & Periodicals the books are added as under.


    Periodical Section:

      Our College is having M.A. Marathi, History, and Music. All Subject journals and periodicals also help the faculty members in teaching, as the periodicals and journals include the facts regarding the advanced research and recent thoughts.


    List of periodicals

    Sr. No

    Name of the  Periodical

    Sub

    1

    Electronic For You.            

    480.00

    2

    Science Reporter

    200.00

    3

    Nav- Anushthbh

    450.00

    4

    Lalit

    280.00

    5

    Mahanubhv

    150.00

    6

    Maharashtra Sahitya Patrika

    200.00

    7

    SahityaSuchi

    500.00

    8

    Asmitadrsha

    150.00

    9

    kavitarti      

    200.00

    10

    Bhacha Aani jivan

    200.00

    11

    Sadhana

    600.00

    12

    Sakkshm Samikhasha

    300.00

    13

    Tifan

    100.00

    14

    Aamaci Shriwani

    150.00

    15

    Panchadhara 

    200.00

    16

    Satyagrhi Vicardhara

    280.00

    17

    Maitricaya Palikade

    50.00

    18

    Sanshodhak 

    750.00

    19

    Samaj Prabodhan Patrika

    800.00

    20

    Itihas  Darpan

    150.00

    21

    Lokrajya

    100.00

    22

    Andhshrdha Nirmuln Vartapatra

    175.00

    23

     Sakshatkar

    300.00

    24

    Akshara 

    120.00

    25

    Journal of Indian writing in English

    600.00

    26

    Literary Criterion.

    500.00

    27

    Littcrit.

    300.00

    28

    Arthsanwad

    1000.00

    29

    Dharmakshtra

    180.00

    30

    Rashtrawani

    500.00

    31

    Sancetana

    100.00

    32

    Hans

    500.00

    33

    Madhumati

    120.00

    34

    Kerljyoti

    100.00

    35

    Hindusthani Jaban

    240.00

    36

    Smavrtan

    450.00

    37

    Vagarth

    200.00

    38

    Anthrang Sangini

    200.00

    39

    Sahitya Amrut

    400.00

    40

    Rastrbhacha

    100.00

    41

    Navnit

    240.00

    42

     Samanya Jansandesh

    60.00

    43

    Yojana

    250.00

    44

    Udyojak

    350.00

    45

    Vyapapri  Mitra

    350.00

    46

    Setkari

    250.00

    47

    Indian Journal of Marketing. 

    1600.00

    48

    Spardha Mitra

    300.00

    49

    Pune Vidyapeeth Varta

    100.00

    50

    Competition Success Reviews.

    900.00

    51

    Employment News 350.00

    52

    Tanishaka

    225.00

    53

    Ctralekha

    535.00

    54

    Saptahik Sakal

    620.00

    55

    Lokprabha

    560.00

    56

    Careers 360

    100.00

    57

    MBA Today

    360.00


    Newspapers :

      The media plays an important role in democracy. The newspapers provide important and current facts and figures of the current events from the society. To aware the staff and students about the facts happened in the world, the library procures 12 newspapers in Marathi, Hindi, and English.

    List of Newspapers :

    • Dinkar
    • Lokmot
    • Sakal
    • Gavkari
    • Deshdoot
    • Punynagri
    • Maharashtra Times
    • Times of India (English)
    • Loksatta
    • Nav Bharat Times (Hindi)
    • Divya Marathi
    • Sahamnama (Urdu)