Deccan Education Society's
(Affiliated to Shivaji University, Kolhapur , NAAC Accredited 'A')
Vishrambag , Dist : Sangli, Pin - 416 415


Caption Information
History of Department The College has a two storied library Building. This was inaugurated at the hands of late Shri. Mahamahopadhaye D.V.Potdar, the Vice-chancellor, University of Pune, Pune on the 21st. December 1961. It has two mezzanine floors with well-equipped big Reading Hall.It is very Planned and designed library building having area about 8100 sq.ft. It is Very well equipped library building in all respect. Having various sections with Reading Hall, Periodical section. The library has 18 Departmental Libraries. The Library has the historical libraries like Sangli State Library and Miraj State Library. The library has also Known as “SHRIMANT SOUBHAGYAWATI UMABAISAHEB PATWARDHAN LIBRARY.” The first book purchased by the college was recorded on 23/07/1923 in the Accession Register and this book is “SHAKESPEARIAN GRAMMER” by E.A. Abbott.
Collection of books
Sr.College 95000 M.Phil./Ph.D.Theses 45
Jr.College 2977 Bound Volumes 7500
UGC Books 7335 Non-Print Materials 177
Sangli State Library 4623 Periodicals 67
Miraj State Library 4797 E-Journals 6300+
HH R.S.Samiti 4955 E-Books 77 Lacs
Total Books 127485
Library Service and Facilities
  • Computerised Library Services
  • Open Access for UG,PG Students, Employee & Teachers
  • Library Membership-Regular, Additional & Casual
  • Book Circulation Facility
  • Institutional Membership- N-List Program of INFLIBNET,NDL
  • Book Exhibition
  • Library Orientation Program
  • Free Internet services
  • Book Bank Scheme
  • Reference and Referral Service
  • Display of New Arrivals
  • Inter Library Loan
  • UGC NRC Resource Centre
  • Competitive Exam Reading Facility
  • Newspaper Clippings Service
  • Suggestion Box
  • Departmental Library(18)
  • E-Library Facility(Calibre)
  • Barcode System
  • Classification following DC 20th Edition
  • Cataloguing adopting AACR II 21
  • Reading book Service
  • Research facility for research scholars.
  • Creation of the databases of the books and other material using library application package like Libman.
  • Procurement of information resources to serve the users.
  • Infrastructure development in the tune of the demands of the users
  • Issue and return of the books, circulation of reference and journal materials and other materials.
  • Reprographic Services and other bindery works
  • Stack arrangement and maintenance.
  • Provision of up to date information
  • Saving time in searching desired information
  • Staff Information

    • Qualification – B.Sc.,M.Sc.,B.L.I.Sc., M.L.I.Sc.SET/NET
    • Designation – Librarian

    Ms.Ulka A.Oak
    • Qualification – B.Com.
    • Designation – Library Clerk

    Mr.Mali B K
    • Qualification – Non-Matric
    • Designation – Lib.Attendent

    Mr.Mahesh Badode
    • Qualification – Non-Matric
    • Designation – Lib.Attendent

    Mr.Ganesh Bongale
    • Qualification – B.A.
    • Designation – Lib.Attendent

    Mr.Datta Waichal
    • Qualification – H.S.C.
    • Designation – Lib.Attendent

    Mr.Mahesh Naik
    • Qualification – B.A.
    • Designation – Lib.Attendent

    Shri.Kiran Kamble
    • Qualification – Non-Matric
    • Designation – Lib.Attendent
    Collabration And Linkage INFLIBNET for N-List Program
    Sister Institutes & Sangli City College Libraries
    Events And Gallery
    1. Book Exhibition
    2. 18 Hour Study Events
    3. Libraians Day
    4. Library Orientation Program
    5. International Book Day
    Students Corner
    Syllabus of all subjects
    Question Paper sets
    Newspaper clippings
    Internet Facility & E-resources through NRC Centre
    Study Room Facility
    OPAC,Web-OPAC Facility MOPAC on Mobile
    Library Automation, Barcode facility
    Reference & Periodical facility
    Printing and photocopying facility
    E-Library Facility
    Open Access Facility For UG,PG
    N-List Program Access of E-resources Links—
    e-Shodhsindhu Link-
    NDL Library Link—
    Department Blogs Telegram Group-
    Web-OPAC Link-
    Advisory Committee
    1 Dr. B.V. Tamhankar Chairman
    2 Dr. R.S. Kumbhar Member
    3 Dr.N.T. Padal Member
    4 Mr. D D Waghmare Secretary