AboutLibrary ResourcesLibrary TimingLibrary Staff

About Library

Sipna’s  Central Library plays an important role in acquiring, organising and disseminating of information.It is spread up in to two floors  having a carpet area 1244.53 Sqm. The Central Library has a rich collection of  Text Books , Reference Books and National /International Journals.  Books are classified as per the Dewey Decimal Classification system ( DDC 22nd Ed.). The Central Library provides  automated services using ‘SOUL Network Version’ software application. All books are bar-coded resulting in fast circulation and searching of books.

Library Services:

The Central Library offers following services to its users.

1. Lending Services. ( Issue-Receipt of books & other resources )

2. Book Bank Services.

3. Reference Services.

4. Digital Library Services.

5. Internet Services.

6. Audio Visual Services

7. Reprographic ( Photo Copy )Services.

Library Resources

The Central Library is enriched with the collection of quality text & reference books, National & International journals / periodicals, non book materials in engineering, technology, management & social sciences discipline as well as general and non-technical books. The library is also having bound volumes of journals, e-Journals, e-Books, CDs and educational videos collection. The total collection of library as on 31 August 2019 is as follows:

Sr. No.Collection Type  Quantity
1. Technical Books Volumes  50716
 Technical Books Titles6922
 Social Welfare Scheme Books  3213
 Extra-curricular Subject Books  1273
 Back Volumes Sets of Journals1649
 Phd Thesis32
 UG / PG Project Reports1234
 e-Books ( off line )1510
2National Journals / Periodicals80
 International Journals / Periodicals20
3News Paper Daily12

On line Collection

The Central library has subscribed to full text online journals database of the scholarly publishers of international repute. The access to these e-Journals is IP based and can be accessed in college campus through internet.

Sr. No.   e-Journals       No. of Journals covered       IP base access from URL
1.         IEEE- ASPP                    150              

2.         Elsevier Science Direct     275               

NPTEL Collection

NPTEL – IIT Video Lectures access is available online & offline

Library Timings

Monday to Friday

Reading Hall : 8.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.
Circulation Section : 10.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.


Reading Hall : 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.
Circulation Section : 8.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

Sundays & Holidays closed

During University Examination Period

Monday to Friday
Reading Hall : 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.

Reading Hall: 8.00 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.

Sunday & Holidays ( During Exam Period )
10.30.a.m. to 5.30 p.m.


Dr. Shirish M. DeshpandeNameDr. Shirish M. Deshpande
Qualification Ph.D., M.Phil., M.Lib.&  I. Sc.
Experience19 Years
Contact No.9766319200
Dhanraj S. MoreName Pramod B. Raut
QualificationM.Lib. ( Pursuing ), B.Lib & I. Sc.
DesignationAssistant Librarian
Experience13 Years
Contact No.9923797885
Mrs. Suchita M. DeshmukhNameMrs. Suchita M. Deshmukh
QualificationM.Lib. & I. Sc
DesignationLibrary Assistant
Experience11 Years
Contact No.9422669984
Rajesh P. DhandeNameRajesh P. Dhande
QualificationB.Lib. & I. Sc.
DesignationLibrary Assistant
Experience10 Years
Contact No.9823927615
Ritesh R. ChaudhariNameRitesh R. Chaudhari
QualificationB.A., C.Lib.
DesignationLibrary Attendant
Experience8 Years
Contact No.8626082669
Dhanraj S. MoreNameDhanraj S. More
QualificationB.A., B.Lib & I.Sc.
DesignationLibrary Attendant
Experience12 Years
Contact No.9922751890

Best Practices:

1. Annual Book Exhibition.
2. Separate Collection of Non technical books ( Swami Vivekananda Dalan )
3. ‘Vachan Prerana Diwas’ activity on 15th October ( Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam Birth Anniversary )
4. Digital Library training for student & staff members.
5. ‘Know your library’ – An Orientation Programme for the new comer students.
6. Self Learning Programme for the students under Faculty – Librarian collaboration.