LIBRARY

GENERAL INFORMATION

Jayawant Library of JSPM’s Engineering College was established in 2004. It serves as a resource center for teaching staff, students and research scholars by providing knowledge through both print and digital form. Our centralized air-conditioned library has a reading hall, reference section for discussion, digital library & stack section with rich collection. Library intends to incorporate the latest technology & adopt user friendly towards students and faculty. Library is well equipped with a large collection of textbooks, reference books, technical journals, E-resources & educational DVDs and CDs. The library has AutoLib Software which consists of Acquisition, Cataloging, Circulation, Serials control and OPAC. Barcode based circulation of books is practiced. The library follows DDC classification system for books arrangement.

LIBRARY RULES & REGULATION

The normal loan period for books is one week. Students can get two books issued at a time for seven days. Fine imposed on borrowers for late return as per library rule.
No books or library materials may be taken out of the Library until the loan has been recorded. Unauthorized removal of library materials is an offence.
Current issues of journals/magazines, Reference books/materials are to be used only in the Library. IP based E-resources are accessed from any computer lab in Institute campus.
Overdue books: Books must be returned by the due date or earlier if recalled by the Librarian. Failure to return a book by the date specified will be treated as an offence.
Loss or damage of books: Students should check the books before issuing them. At the time of return if the books are torn or pages are missing, the borrower will responsible for the damage. Loss of books, if any, should be reported to the library immediately and it should be replaced with a new copy of latest edition along with a levy of overdue charges if any. If the book is one of a set or series, the whole set or series has to be replaced.
Borrowers have to produce their library card while borrowing library books..Books may be reissued if there is no claim on it.

GENERAL RULES

I card is must for using reading hall and make the entry for using reading hall.
During college hours students need to take permission from HOD for using reading Hall.
Consumption of food is not permitted inside the library.
Silence has to be observed in the library.
Keep your cell phone on silent mode to maintain sanctity of Library.
The library staff on duty has the right to request a user to leave the library premises if he / she are found to be violating any of the library rules.
Eatables are not allowed inside the library.
The library will not accept any responsibility for the loss or misplacement of personal belongings.

Library Resources

Jayawant Library have large collection of around 28000+ books, 27000+ e-books, 111 National/International Print Journals, Seven e-Journal Packages for all disciplines. Library provided NPTEL Audio / Video facility. Library have membership of National Digital Library. We have Intuitional Membership of British Library & ARAI Library.

Books
1. Total No. of Books / Volumes : 28490
2. Total No. of Titles : 6877

E-Books
E-Books (Pro Quest Ebrary Package) : 27000+ E-Books

E- RESOURCES IN LIBRARY (E-JOURNALS/E-BOOKS )

Sr No E-JOURNALS PACKAGES SUBJECT AREA E-CONTENT LINK FOR E-JOURNAL
1 ASME Mechanical Engineering 26 link+ back files to 2000. www.asmedigitalcollection.asme.org
2 J-Gate J-Gate-social and management science Journals in management and social science http://jgateplus.com
3 J-Gate J-Gate (JET)-Engg. and Tech Online journals on Engg. and technology http://jgateplus.com
4 Ebsco (Elite) Management, Business and Economic Journals Provide full text coverage of journals and magazines 600-links http://search.ebscohost.com
5 McGraw Hills E-Books Engineering and Technology 363-links http://accessengineeringlibrary.com
6 Springer Electrical and Electronics and computer science Engg. 149 e-journals + back files to 1997 www.springerlink.com
7 ASTM ASTM-online dictionary of Engg. science. EL, ELN Engg. Mech. Engg., Civil, Metallurgical ,petroleum ASTMDL Digital Library Over 1700 E-Book & over 1300 journals and Articles http://compass.astm.org
8 Pro Quest Ebrary Engineering and Technology E-books Collection http://site.ebrary.com/lib/jscoe/
9 NPTEL Audio/Video NPTEL Local Chapter of IITs of India Audio/Video lecture more than 10000+ IP base database all over campus 49.248.135.57
10 National Digital Library Ministry of Human Resource Development, India Pilot project for digital resources Virtual repository of Learning Resources in A/V, graphical, animated form https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in

Rules for Digital Library to access E-resources

Computers should be used only for educational purpose.
Do not install or uninstall any software in library computers.
If any of the computers are not working report the same to the librarian. Do not try to fix it.
The e-Resources are licensed for the non-profit educational use of the Institute. Copyrighs law governs use of these e-Resources.
Systematic downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions.
Forwarding electronic versions of articles or the use of electronic articles for commercial purposes.
Strictly prohibited to download entire journal issue or databases or an entire e-book.