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Smt.Kasturbai Walchand College Sangli.

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Shri. A. A. Masule
B.Sc.LLB (Spe) M.A. M.Lib.& Info Sci.

About Library

Our College library play important role in edcational process of the institutation. Library is valuable resources for students, staff, researchers etc. The library has build a valuable collection of 78000 books (including Junior, Senior, P.G., Shivaji University P.G. library ) 1200 bounds volume, current subscription to journals 115, 15 news paper (Marathi, Hindi & English). 550 CDs. We have subscribed membership of Nlist. Inflibnet with the facility of 75000 + ebooks & 3000 + Ejournals.

The library spread over 9000 sq.ft. with stack room, reading room, internet, reference, periodical, Shivaji University P.G. library. There is seperate departmental library for B.C.S. & Biotechnology Department. Our college provide the education from junior college to P.G. with more than 21 department Collection developement of library is done according to the need & demand of various departments.

Library Timing

Monday to Saturday : - 07.30 A.M. to 06.00 PM.

Reading Room : - 07.30 a.m. to 06.00 p.m.

+ 5.30 PM to 10 PM (during January to May Every Year)

Library Resources

The Library has over the years built a valuable collection of

1. Books :

          a.  Junior College Books : 8013

          b.  Sr. & P.G. Books : 61188

          c.  Shivaji University P.G. Library Center : 9200

2. print Periodicals : 115

3. Bound Volume : 1200

4. CD's Collection : 738

5. On line resources :

          a.  75000+ ebooks and 3000+ ejournals with the membership of N-list inflibnet

          a.  Number of free open source ejournals and ebooks under the digital library

6. We have important collection of the Late Diwanbahadur Annasaheb Latthe correspondence

7. We have special collection of books on Jainism

Library Committee

As per the guidelines of Shivaji University, Kolhapur & Maharashtra University Act.1994. we have library committee including Principal as Chairman, Librarian as Secretary 3 to 5 faculty members & two student representative as invitees.

The committee decided about the policy matter, budget, library problems, library rules & library services etc. The committee members are nominated every year

Library Services

We provide following library services-

1. Circulation

2. Reference and information

3. Inter Library Loan

4. Reading room

5. Book Bank

6. Photo Copy

7. Internet facility

8. Center of Shivaji University P.G.library

9. Career Acadamy competitive exam


We used info-Sawant library management software for the computerization of Library. The data feeding of library resources is complited. The facility of OPAC, e notices, new arrivals etc. is available in the digital format on OPAC. The barcoding work of books and members is in progress and shortly we provide facility of computerized circulation. We provide 20 computers with broadband connection in the internet section of the library. The facility of digital library with Nlist in inflibnet and various free open source websites for ebooks and ejournals are provided in the library.


College library members include all teaching staff, students administrative staff external students reasearchers, staff from sister, institution alumni, staff from the other colleges and management members. The library fee and deposite for students is as per university guidelines. The rules are framed with relation to membership circulation and other services. These rules are framed to help and promote library resources and sevices. rules are displayed on notice board time to time.

Notice About

1. Library Timing

2. About membership

3. About Circulation

4. Issue and return

5. Borrowing previleges

6. Inter library loan

7. Reading Room facility

8. About book bank

User Orientation

Every year library orientation is organized for new comers providing the orientation about the library resources, facility, library services and database etc.

Contact Us

1. For Users orientation-

2. Online Database-

3. Reference services-

4. Reading material-

5. Circulation

6. For any library information and complaints

Mr. A.A. Masule Librarian 9890665529

Mr. S.R. Patil Ass. Librarian 9730482727


1Mr.A.A.MasuleLibrarian & Head of Library Department
3Mr.R.M.KadamLibrary Attendent
4Mr. Ajit PatilLibrary Attendent
5Mr.V.B.VaraleLibrary Attendent
6Mr.R.B.ShindeLibrary Attendent
7Mr.A.D.SardeLibrary Attendent
8Mr.K.B.SuryavanshiLibrary Attendent
9Mr.R.S.PatilLibrary Attendent

Contract Bases

10Mr.Dilip AwadhutIn Charge of B.C.S.& biotech dept. lib.
11Miss. Manisha KalmadeShivaji University P.G. library
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