About The Library

Knowledge Resource Centre (KRC) Library is the heart of the organization or institute. Library plays a vital role in the development of students as well as the faculty members. Library is trinity of user, staff members & resources. Library built collection and creates tools to the support teaching and learning. To provide better service to its user’s Sudhagad Education society, Pali Sudhagad, Raigad has established own library in 1989 for students as well as for faculty members. The Sheth J.N.Paliwala College, library is centrally located on 1st floor, near PHysics Department. There is a provision of separate reading room for boys and girls student. Library is enriched with reference books and textbooks, periodical, journal and newspapers. Library provides e-library facilities to student and all faculty members. Library is equipped with CCTV camera, Wi-Fi, Internet, LAN, New arrival display, fire safety provision and guideline for smoother and convenient movement of good services for users. The library has open access to its collection for all student, faculty and staff. The Sheth J.N.Paliwala College, library consistently supports the teaching, research and extension programmes of the college.

Vision/ Mission /Objectives

“Promote Intellectual growth and creativity by developing collections, facilitating access and effective use of information resources” Vision: Library aims to be best among academic college libraries in this reason, Library intends to incorporate the latest technology and adopt user friendly approach towards students and faculty. Library intends to offer comprehensive services related to dissemination of knowledge.


  • To provide timely and qualitative information services to our users.
  • To assist the users in upgrading their knowledge / skills in making proper use of library resources and services.
  • To promote contineous access to information and knowledge to the students and faculty.
  • To enable faculty members, students and other users of the library to become better informed in their field of specialization.
  • To promote information literacy and e-learning.

Rules and Regulations

  • Library Rules and Regulations
  • Students must observe complete silence in the library and library premises.
  • Do not permit in library without College Identity Card.
  • Only one book can be issue on one library card.
  • Without Library Card, book can’t be issue.
  • The period of loan of books shall be one weeks.
  • Help to keep books fresh and clean
  • A book beyond the date on which it is returnable shall be required to pay a Late Fee of 1 Rs. per day.
  • If the reader damages the issued book fine will be charged.
  • Library Borrower Card is not transferable.
  • Use internet and other library facilities for academic purpose only.
  • Use of Mobile phones is strictly prohibited in the Library.
  • If the books are lost, then the borrower shall replace the books of the same edition or latest edition.
  • No discussion permitted inside the library.
  • Please maintain cleanliness and hygiene in and around the library Premises.
  • Borrowing Privileges: Library members are provided with following borrowing privileges.
User Category No. of Books Issue Period
Academic Staff: Faculty 25 For a year
Academic Staff: Non-Teaching 5 For a year
Students 1 08 (Exchange twice a week)


Name : Mr Lintaj Bhaskar Ukey
Qualification : M.A ( Eco) M. Lib. & Inf. Sci. NET
Designation :Librarian
Email :
Name : Mr. Arun Shantaram Sajekar
Qualification : B.A.
Designation : Library Attendant
Mo. No.: 9226896215
Name : Mr.Nikhil Thombare (Tem.)
Qualification : B.A.
Designation : Peon
Mo. No. :8983705013
Email :

Library Advisory Committee 2023-24

Sr. No. Name Designation
1 Dr. Sudhakar Lahupachang Principal
2 Mr.Lintaj Ukey Member- Secretary (Librarian)
3 Dr. Suresh Patharkar Member (Teacher representative – Arts)
4 Dr. Madhukar .Badgujar Member (Teacher representative – Science)
5 Dr. Anil Zende Member (Teacher representative – Economics)
6 Mr. Sahil Khaire Member (Students Representative – Science)
7 Mr. Jadhav Vaibhav Member (Student Representative Commerce)
8 Miss. Jadhav Pratiksha Member (Student Representative Arts)

Library Services & Facilities

  • The library provides the following services to the users.
  • Book Bank Scheme for SC / ST/ DT / NT Students.
  • Open Access Library Facility For All Stakeholders.
  • Internet Resource Center (Free Internet Access to All Students).
  • Online E-books And Journals (E- Sangrah).
  • Special Book Section for Competitive Examination.
  • Service for Open Access Resources.
  • Current awareness service.
  • Journal/ Periodical Services.
  • Newspaper Clipping Service.
  • New Arrivals Display.
  • Library Activities & Best Practices.
  • Users Orientation Programme.
  • Information Literacy Programme.
  • Competitive Exam Quiz and Guidance.
  • Celebrate “Librarian Day” on the occasion of Dr. S. R. Ranganathan’s Birth Anniversary.
  • Celebrate “Vachan Prerana Divas” on the occasion of Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam’s Birth Anniversary.
  • Reference Books Exhibition on Various Occasions.
  • Review Competition.
  • Online Quiz Competitions.
  • Best Reader Award.

Book Collection In Library

Sr. No. Perticulars Numbers
1 Total Nos Of Books In Library 16983
2 Reference Book 3782
3 Text Books 9032
4 Other Books 2901
5 Donated Books 1268
6 Books in Book Bank 4011
7 E-Books = 5737 5875
Rare Books In E-Form = 138
8 E-Books & E- Journals N-LIST
9 Journals & Periodicals 30
10 Marathi News Papers 12
11 Hindi News Paper 1
12 English News Paper 2

Web Page OPAC Link

E- Resources


Sr. No. Description URL
1 National Digital Library of India
2 DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
3 Shodhganga
4 ShodhGangotri
5 E-ShodhSindhu
6 e-PG Pathshala
9 NPTEL (National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning)
10 Open DOAR (Directory of Open Access Repositories)
11 PDF Drive – For Free E Books
12 Project Gutenberg (over 60,000 free E-Books)


Sr. No. Description URL
1 Maharashtra Public Service Commission(MPSC)
2 Union Public Service Commission(UPSC)
3 Maha Bharti: For Government Jobs(Sarkari Jahirati)
4 MPSC Toppers
6 GKToday
7 eMPSC katta
8 NCERT Texts
9 विकासपीडिया
10 Competitive Exam Preparation


Sr. No. Description URL
1 ePustakalay : Free Library for Marathi and other language books
2 PDF Drive is a search engine for PDF files.
3 दुर्मीळ इ-ग्रंथ पेढी
4 ई साहित्य प्रतिष्ठान
5 Matrubharti


Sr. No. Description URL
1 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar:Writings & Speeches
2 Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi:Volumes 1 to 98
3 Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Books
4 Books- Savitribai and Jotiba Phule
5 Biography & Autobiography


Sr. No. Description URL
1 Mumbai University
2 Savitribai Phule Pune University
3 Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University
4 Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University
5 Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University


Sr. No. Description URL
1 Mumbai University Syllabus
2 Financial Assistance Schemes / Scholarships

Job Portal

Sr. No. Description URL
1 National Career Service Ministry of Labour & Employment
2 Maha Bharti: For Government Jobs (Sarkari Jahirati)
3 Staff Selection Commission (Government Of India)
4 IBPS- Bank Exam.
5 Indian Govt. Jobs
7 Employment News

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