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Library - Learning Resource Center ( LRC)

The underlying force behind every successfully student is an ocean of knowledge usually to be found in a good library.  A well stocked library in a separate building is a special feature of this college. The College has always taken care of and put in laborious efforts to enrich the library in its quantity and quality. Library is considered as an important part of the college which is the major learning resource center for student and staff. As per the changing time role of library service is also being changed. Advanced technology has been utilizes by the library to provide library service. The number of books has been increasing rapidly over the years. All this has been facilitated by financial aid from UGC and College funds from time to time. It caters to the academic needs of students and faculty of this college and user groups of other colleges, universities and visitors. The facilities include prescribed text books, reference books, dictionaries, encyclopedia, audio and video cassettes and CDs. The library subscribed national and international level scientific journal, periodical and magazine. Career guidance books and magazine, local state and national level daily newspaper are also subscribed to regularly

The OPAC and internet (Network resource Center) and reprographic facilities are also available.

Beside the collection of science literature. We also have books authored by the founded of our college, Late Hon shri Yashwantrao Chavan and also biographies on him written by different authors. A video film on his life is also available.

There is a separate spacious and well lit reading room for students, staff and research, where daily newspaper are made available.

An additional facility in the library is yearlong of books to economically backward through   the poor student aid fund.

A special facility for physical disabled students to library on call service.  We also have INFLIBNET N-List facility The College has computerization process of library with the MKCLs LIBRERIA software
 
Our Collection

Yashwantrao Chavan College of Science, karad library has well equipped up-to-date library with varieties of books in science, technology, Competitive Examination Books, other literature. Collection of More than 38528 books. (text book, reference book, dictionaries, encyclopedia, annual and review books) are available in library. National and international Scientific journal 24,  Magazine 20, State and national level 10 News Paper as on 31st March 2017 as following.            

 

LIBRARY AT GLANCE as on 31 March 2017

Sr No.

Particular

Total  Books

1

Total No. of Books

 38,528

  *Books Purchased from College fund   
(25817)
  *Books Purchased from UGC fund   
(12711)

2

Books purchased poor Student aid fund

 460

3

No. of Gift Books     

  820

4

Reference Tools

403

5

Scientific Journal (22) and Periodical (20)  

        42

6

News Papers  Marathi (8) and English(2)

 10

7

Bound Volumes (Back Journals Issus)       

2677

8

Audio Visual educational facilities (Films & Video Cassettes)

          92

9

No of Books CD’s    

59

10

Books added in the current year (2016-17)

391

11

Number of Single Titles

     13,918

12

Competitive Exam/ General Knowledge Books   

1180

Non Print Material:     N-List (INFLIBNET)

N-List - http://nlist.inflibnet.ac.in/

 

Online Syllabus Shivaji University

http://www.unishivaji.ac.in/syllabusnew/

 
Important Links for Students
Government of India Department of Science and Technology http://www.dst.gov.in/

Science and Engineering Research Board

http://www.serb.gov.in/

CSIR (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research)

http://www.csirhrdg.res.in

UGC (University Grants Commission)

http://www.ugc.ac.in
Government of Maharashtra http://www.maharashtra.gov.in
Shivaji University, Kolhapur http://www.unishivaji.ac.in

UPSC. (Union Public Service Commission)

http://www.upsc.gov.in

MPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission)

http://www.mpsc.gov.in
CSIR UGC NET http://csirhrdg.res.in

NET (National Eligibility Test)

http://www.ugcnetonline.in

SET (State Eligibility Test)

http://www.setexam.unipune.ac.in