About Library

Collection: The Library has the following collection in different document formats.

Collection Numbers*
Books 19866
Periodicals 20
CD-ROMs 150
Newspapers 10
Database 2

*as on31st March, 2018

The college   library is one of the state-of-the art libraries in the western suburbs of Mumbai. It was started in 1986 and as the college grew with the introduction of various self finance programs the need for expansion was felt and the library was shifted to the  fourth  floor with an area admeasuring 5000 sq.ft in 2011. The library is fully automated with latest technology. It has qualitative collection of books, journals, CD-ROMs and databases. The Library is engaged not only in rendering routine library services but also in imparting training for its users. The library conducts a orientation training programme for students for introducing the various library services and online reading facilities.

Quality objective: To provide the best facilities, latest documents and innovative services to the readers to achieve their academic/career goals.

Automation: All the library operations (acquisition, circulation, serials control etc.) are fully automated. Users can access OPAC (online public access catalogue) to search for any document.

Services: The Library provides reference service, referral service, bibliography service, access to internet resources, open access to library collection, current awareness service, selective dissemination of information, book bank scheme etc. to its patrons.

Facilities: Reading room of 150 seating capacity, E- Resource section, separate cubicles for teachers , separate reading room facility for girls, Reprography section , free internet access facility, open access system, special seating provision for physically challenged readers, inter-library loan facility etc.

Activities: The Library regularly organises user orientation programmes and book exhibitions. It also offer scheme like Book Bank Scheme and Earn while Learn Scheme.

General details:
Working days and timing: 
Open from Monday to Saturday (except holidays) from 08:00 am to 05:00 pm.
Loan period and entitlements: 
Students can borrow books for seven days. The borrowed title/s can be renewed one time only. Entitlements of documents depends on course.
Recommendation of titles: Students and faculty can recommend books to the Library by submitting the Requisition Form. 
Queries:
 Readers having any queries associated with the Library or any academic matters, can meet the counter staff or contact the Librarian Dr. Sagar N. Dandgawhal during the working hours.
Complaints/suggestions: The readers are free to share their complaints or suggestions on any of our services and facilities either personally to the Librarian or writing in suggestion box
Contact details:  E-mail: vclibrary2012@gmail.com,  Tel: 022-26303125 Extn.207