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About Library

Sipna’s  Central Library plays an important role in acquiring, organizing and disseminating of information.  It is spread up in to two floors  having a carpet area 1573.44 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 offered 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 and e-Books, CDs and educational videos collection. The total collection of library as on 24th March,2018 is as follows.


Sr. No.               Collection Type                    Quantity
1.               Technical Books Volumes                49410
                  Technical Books Titles                     6389
                  Social Welfare Scheme Books        3213
                  Extra-curricular Subject Books        1000
                 e-Books ( off line )                             1018
2.              National Journals / Periodicals         83
                 International Journals / Periodicals   27
                 e-Journals Subscription                     479
3.              News Paper Daily                              12


On line Collection

The Central library have subscribed to full text on line 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                    169               

2.         Elsevier Science Direct     275               

3.         ASCE                              35                 


NPTEL Collection

NPTEL – IIT Video Lectures access I available on-line & off- line

Library Timing

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
QualificationM.Lib.&  I. Sc., M.Phil., PhD
Experience18 Years
Contact No.9766319200
Dhanraj S. MoreName Pramod B. Raut
QualificationB.Lib & I. Sc., M.Lib. ( Pursuing )
DesignationAssistant Librarian
Experience12 Years
Contact No.9923797885
Mrs. Suchita M. DeshmukhNameMrs. Suchita M. Deshmukh
QualificationM.Lib. & I. Sc
DesignationAssistant Librarian
Experience10 Years
Contact No.9422669984
Rajesh P. DhandeNameRajesh P. Dhande
QualificationB.Lib. & I. Sc. ( Pursuing )
DesignationLibrary Assistant
Experience09 Years
Contact No.9823927615
Ritesh R. ChaudhariNameRitesh R. Chaudhari
QualificationB.A., C.Lib. ( Pursuing )
DesignationLibrary Attendant
Experience7 Years
Contact No.8626082669
Dhanraj S. MoreNameDhanraj S. More
QualificationB.A., C. Lib.
DesignationLibrary Attendant
Experience11 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.