Central Library

About Library

CAP Procedure


Library and Resource Centre of Late G. N. Sapkal College of Engineering was established in 2009. Library is situated in a separate two storied block of 900 sq. mt. surrounded by lush green area. It has an ample stock of 14,490 Books. 100 National and international journals and periodicals are subscribed currently which facilitates research in our institute. It is most lively place on the campus providing a safe, comfortable and friendly environment that enables learning and advancement of knowledge, and promotes innovation. It maintains separate department of Welfare SC/ST/OBC student’s book-bank scheme books, periodical section, bound volumes of journals & e-books collections, compact discs and educational Videos. We have subscription to multiple copies of National, regional and local news-papers and magazines. We have an attractive reading room, where readers find conductive environment for reading.

Goal & Objectives

The primary goal of LGNSCOE library is to provide “right information to right user at right time”and to provide access of information available in all formats to support the teaching, learning, research & personal growth of its clientele.

The Objective of LGNSCOE library is to:

→ Provide significant books or other printed material or E-resources as per academic curriculum.

→ Classify library material in simpler form for the excess use by the users

→ Enhance information literacy especially in student community

→ Ensure that resources made available are currently appropriate & accessible 24/7

Vision Of Library

→ The vision of ‘LGNSCOE’ library is to develop, organize, provide access to and preserve materials to meet the needs of present and future generation of students.

Mision of Library

→ The mission of the Library and resource center is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge resources and providing for value added services.The main object of library & resource center is to support the educational & research programmers of the Institute by providing physical & intellectual access to information, consistent with the present & the anticipated educational & research functions of the institute.


Library Advisory Committee

Library has constituted an Advisory Committee for the library Collection development, Effective work & smooth functioning. Composition of the Library Advisory Committee is as follow:

Sr. No. Name of the Staff Designation & Department Committee Designation
1 Dr. Sahebrao B. Bagal Principal Chairman
2 Prof. Manjusha S. Borse Asst. Professor, E & Tc Professor in Charge
3 Prof. Lata K. Chouthmol Dean academics Member
4 Prof. Tushar A. Shewale Librarian Co- ordinator
5 Prof. Kanahiya K. Tolani Ass. Professor, Civil Member
6 Prof. Jayashree V. Shinde Asst. professor, Computer Member
7 Prof. Prasad Rao S.Gudla Asst. professor, Mechanical Member
8 Prof. Kavita J. Mahajan Asst. professor, E & TC Member
9 Prof. Kirti A. Patil Asst. professor, Mechanical Member
10 Prof. Rahul b. Sinha Asst. professor, Electrical Member


Library Resource

1 Books/Volumes 14490
2 Titles 3531
3 Journal & Magazines 100
4 Indian journal 93
5 International Journal 07
6 News paper 08


Our Digital Resources:

Our Users can now access full text Journals and several important bibliographic databases on library Intranet network. Library has subscribed 1 Mbps bandwidth broadband internet connection.

Computers with internet facility for e-resources 24
CD’s / Dvd’s 691



→ The library WEB OPAC gives the access to various open access E-resources, E-books, library book & journal collection, Syllabus, Question paper on the desk. Click here for access



Layout and Floor Plans:

→ The Library is housed in an independent Two-storied building with a carpet area of over 900Sq.ft and is located towards the central of main building. The floor-wise distribution of services and resources in the library is indicated below

Ground Floor Area: 603.50 sq.mt

→ Librarian Office

→ Book Acquisition Section

→ Technical Processing and Book database maintenance section

→ Check Point/Property Counter

→ Book Collection (at circulation counter)

→ Circulation counter/fine collection section

→ Library OPAC

→ Audio-Visual Room/Viewing Facilities/TV Room

→ Journals Section

→ Current Periodical Display

→ Issue Counter (for journals /reference books)

→ Newspaper and Photocopy unit

→ Reference book Collection

→ Reading Room

Services Offered:

Library OPAC:

→ The Library OPAC is a key to our entire collection of books that can also be accessed through library intranet

Photocopying Services:

→ The Library Provides Xeroxing facility to the faculty & students of the Institutes

Audio-Visual Services:

→ The Video Viewing facility is available in ground floor section. The facility can be availed working days

Book-Bank Facilities for SC/ST Students:

→ Selected books are made available for issue for period of one semester to the students belonging to SC/ST. Eligible students may apply for the books form the special collection as per the schedule announced by library

Collection of general reading books:

→ Library has good collection of general reading books on Marathi or English Languages

News Items displays:

→ Library also displays faculty publications; forth coming conference and other Indian & International events and list of articles of general interest on science & technology photocopy form the current issues of journals received.


Membership and Duration period

Library has constituted an Advisory Committee for the library Collection development, Effective work & smooth functioning. Composition of the Library Advisory Committee is as follow:

Description No. of Books Duration period
Head of Department 15 Books One Semester
Professor, Ass. Professor & Equivalent Staff 10 Books One Semester
Lecturer’s 10 Books One Semester
Technical Staff 05 Books One Semester
Other Staff 02 Books One Semester
All Branches Students
First Year Engineering 04 Books Two Weeks
Second Year Engineering 04 Books Two Weeks
Third Year Engineering 04 Books Two Weeks
Final Year Engineering 04 Books Two Weeks
P.G. Courses (Students) 05 Books Three Weeks


Library Timing

- Monday to Saturday: 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
- Sunday & Holidays: Remain close for the day.
- Night Library Reading Room Facility: 6.00 p.m. to 10.00 p.m.


Issue & Return

Class Issue/ Return Days
First Year Engineering Thursday/Friday
Second Year Engineering Wednesday
Third Year Engineering Tuesday
Final Year Engineering Monday
M.E. Saturday
H.O.D., Professor, Ass. Professor, Lecturer, Technical Asstt. & Other Staff External & Alumni Membership All Institute Working Days


Membership of other Libraries

- Developing Library Network [DELNET]: New Delhi
- British Council Library Network India, Pune
- National Digital Library (NDL), IITKharagpur


Our Team Members

Sr. No. Name of the Staff Qualification Designation Mobile No. E-mail ID
1 Sharad N. Sanap M.LISc, UGC-SET Librarian 7350646557 sharadsanap7@gmail.com
2 Vinay D. Suryawanshi B. Com, MBA Fin. Library Assistant 8007702649 suryavinu6000@gmail.com
3 Vaishali S. Suryawanshi HSC Library Attendant 9130711003 vaishali_lib@gmail.com

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