Central Library

 The RSCOE Library is a resource center for teaching, learning & research. Being the heart of the academic center, it is home for all the information services. It plays a proactive role in enabling access to information resources of all kind and providing innovative, responsive and effective services to meet the changing needs of the academic community.

About Library

 The college has well-established computerized Library (Jayawant  Library) with a large collection of textbooks, reference books, technical  journals, educational DVDs and CDs for all courses offered through RSCOE. In addition to print copies of relevant journals, the library has also subscribed international online journals like IEEE ,ASME, ASCE, ACM, EBSCO, Science Direct, ASTM, J-Gate(JET and (JSMS), which can be accessed and downloaded through  internet facility provided in digital library. NPTEL video Lectures delivered by India’s best  teachers  are also available in library.

 Library has taken renowned outside Library membership like British Council Library, Pune, Automotive Research Association of India, Pune, and ITT Mumbai Central Library for providing resources which are not available in Jayawant Library. The Library has separate reading area, reference section, digital library room, audio visual room, Periodicals section etc to facilitate fullest utilization of the available resources by the students and staff.

 In order to facilitate all the readers in selecting the reading materials of their interest, the open access provided to all members. The reading materials have been classified based on Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC). It works as a nerve center of the institution by keeping the knowledge of students and faculty members updated. The Information and resources are constantly updated and the facilities are added periodically to keep pace with the recent developments in the various areas of knowledge.

Library Staff

 Total Number of Staffs :-10
Number of staff with Phd in LIS*:-02
Number of staffs having PG degrees in LIS:-05
Number of staffs Having Degrees:-02

Staff name:-strong> Mr.Prabhat Ranjan
Designation:-Librarian
Qualificatin:-MLISc., UGC-NET, PhD (T.S.)
Experience:-9 years
Staff name:-Mrs.Sunanda Phulari
Designation:-Asst Librarian
Qualificatin:-MLISc., UGC-NET/SET, M. Phil, PhD (T.S.)
Experience:-19 Years
Staff name:-Mr. P B Nitnaware
Designation:-Asst Librarian
Qualificatin:-MLISc
Experience:-15 Years
Staff name:-Mr. V G Mengale
Designation:-Asst Librarian
Qualificatin:-MLISc
Experience:-10 Years
Staff name:-Mrs. N B Kamble
Designation:-Asst Librarian
Qualificatin:-MLISc
Experience:-9 Years
Staff name:-Mr. S A Sonawane
Designation:-Asst Librarian
Qualificatin:-MLISc
Experience:-8 Years
Staff name:-Mr. S N Ghadage
Designation:-Library Clerk
Qualificatin:-MLISc
Experience:-15 Years
Staff name:-Mr. Kiran Dalvi
Designation:-Library Clerk
Qualificatin:-M. Com
Experience:-6 Years
Staff name:-Mr. S L Savae
Designation:-Library Clerk
Qualificatin:-M.A.
Experience:-5 Years
Staff name:-Mr. Popat Lavate
Designation:-Peon
Qualificatin:-H. Sc.
Experience:-7 Years

Collection

Item:-Books
Number:-35779
Item:-E-Books
Number:-27000
Item:-Print Journals
Number:-139
Item:-Online Databases(including e-books databases)
Number:-12
Item:-E-Book Databases
Number:-3
Item:-CD/DVDs
Number:-160 .
Item:-NPTEL Video Lectures
Number:-932
Item:-Newspapers
Number:-17
Best Practices

Highlights

 365 days open
Individual cubicles and group discussion rooms are provided for individual and group learning
Online classroom
Video Conference room
The Jayawant library provides a well established Digital Library and E-Learning Center where students can access institutional repository, electronic resources, Guest Lectures and video lectures.
Project assistance with regard to providing rare collections
To give guidance for an academic project like open source software, Apps, etc.
Online discussion forums
The library staff visits other libraries to assimilate their viable practices and make efforts to adopt the methods. Book Exhibition will be organized.
Extended library opening hours as per the students' requirements.
The information literacy program is conducted every year for our students and teachers
To receive an online feedback from students with regard to facilities, resources, and service. It gives an opportunity to enhance library facilities, services, and resources. Students' feedback is also taken through the suggestion box
A erudite Library homepage is created for information dissemination.
24/7 Access to Electronic Resources through remote access also
Web OPAC is available for our students and faculty members to check the availability of resources and they can also login to their personal account to see which books and CDs are borrowed from the library and its due date.
Students can make online reservation for Books through the OPAC
The library sends an E-mail reminder to collect reserved books from the Library.
SMS Alert is used for sending messages to the students.
Five books are issued to the Branch Toppers every year.

Services

 365 days open
Circulation Service
Reference Service
Online Reservation
Institutional Repository
Reprographic Service
Document Scanning
Document Printing
Inter Library Loan
Web OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog)
NPTEL
Overnight Circulation
E-mail Reminder
SMS Alert
Online Lecture
Organizing Book Exhibition
News Paper Clippings