A Library equipped with latest books & periodicals forms the backbone of any educational Institute. In the present age of information explosion Libraries have attained the central position in all educational institutions. Central Library of Prof. Ram Meghe Institute of Technology & Research, Badnera was established in 1983. Since then this centre of self-learning has been playing an important role in supplementing academic activities and boosting research in the college.
The central Library houses a total collection of over Seventy-five Thousand documents comprising of Reference, Text, e-Books & Thesis, also near about Ten Thousand National & International e-Journals, compact discs, Bound volumes in the fields of Science, Engineering and Management. All in-house operation in the Library is fully computerized using the LibSys software, Barcode package that also provides web-based access to the online catalogue of Library.
To become a pace setting center of excellence believing in three universal values namely Synergy, Trust & Passion, with zeal to serve the Nation in the global scenario.
To dedicate ourselves to the highest standard of technical education & research in core & emerging engineering disciplines and strive for overall personality development of students so as to nurture not only quintessential technocrats but also responsible citizens.
|Head of Library||Dipak P. Gorde
Qualification- M.Com.M.Lib & I.sci. L.M.ILA,&ISTE
|Area of Specialization||Library Science|
|Prof.-In-Charge Library||Dr. A.S.Alvi|
Monday through Friday : 7:30 am to 9:30 pm.
Saturday : 7:30 am to 5:00 pm.
Sunday & Holiday : Closed
Special arrangements are made to keep the Library open on Sunday & holidays as per demands of user.
The Library has extensive collection on science, technology, social science and Management as mention below. The Library is spread over Ground floor with the total covered area of 771 sqm.
|Sr.No.||Collection||Collection Size in Number|
|01||Total No. of Books||75551|
|02||Total No. of Titles||21414|
|03||Total Cost of Books||Rs. 1,80,10,329|
|09||International e-Journals (Full text resources)||5599|
|10||Computer & Network InfrastructureNo. of Servers
No. of PCS
80=10+20+50 MBPS (Three separate BSNL leased lines)
Ground Floor Sections & Services
The Ground floor house the following important sections and facilities:
|Digital Library sections||NPTELDELNET
|Reference section||Reference BooksReprography
|Journals & News Paper section||
|Circulation Section||Book Issue & ReturnOPAC
|Acquisition & Processing Section||New Book Processing|
|Bindery Section||Book Binding|
|Librarian Office||Overall Administration|
Policies and Guide lines
All the students & faculty of the institute are entitled for the membership of the Library. The Library has approximately 4000 valid members as in March 2016.
|Category of Member||No. of Books thatCan be issued||Duration of issue|
|Under GraduateStudents||06||15 days/one semester|
|Post GraduateStudents||06||15 days/one semester|
|Faculty AcademicStaff||10||one semester|
|Research scholars||05||15 days|
|Technical Supporting staff||02||one month|
Computer and Network Infrastructure in the Library
The central Library has fairly well-Developed computer and Network infrastructure to facilitate use of its computer and web-based services. The Library has its own sub-LAN, which in turn, is connected to the campus LAN. The Library has 19 Internet enabled PCs and two servers for LibSys software & NPTEL. Two PCs are exclusively kept for OPAC search.
The Library is a part of fiber optic-based campus-LAN, which in turn, is hooked to a 50 Mbps BSNL link and 30 Mbps connectivity.
The central Library has computerized all its activities including Acquisition, cataloguing, circulation, serials control using LibSys-4 software package.
The central Library uses Barcode Technology for computerized system. All documents bear barcodes and every authorized user has a bar coded patron card, which in turn facilitates their identification in circulation process. The Library has developed in-house facility for bar coding of books & patron cards.
Key features of PRMIT & R Library are:
– Fully Computerized library system (Libsys software)
– Internet facility
– DELNET service
– NPTEL Facility
– NDL Membership to all Users
– Information service using DVD /CDROM
– Current awareness service
(International e-journals & National Journals)
Elsevier Science Direct, J-Gate (Management), DELNET
– Books lending service (Bar coding on all books)
– New Arrivals
– Book exhibition
– OPAC (On Line Public Access Catalogue)
– Reference Services
– Book Bank facility (Free of cost)
– Reprographic Service (Free of cost)
– Inter Library loan
– Printing & Scanning facility (free of cost)
– Safety (Fire Extinguisher & CCTV)
|Sr.No.||Name of Lib Staff||Qualification||Designation|
|01||Shri. D.P. Gorde||M.Lib&Isci||College Librarian|
|02||Shri. R.R. Deshmukh||M.S.W., B.Lib &Isci||Asstt. Librarian|
|03||Shri. S.G. Jagtap||M.Lib &Isci||Asstt. Librarian|
|04||Ku. V.M. Dagwar||M.Lib &Isci||Clerk|
|07||Shri. W.N. Rawarkar||B.A.||Clerk|
|08||Shri. S.M. Rohankar||HSSC||Lib. Att.|
|09||Shri. G.W. Ghogare||HSSC||Lib. Att.|
|10||Shri. A.T. Deshmukh||HSSC||Lib. Att.|
|11||Smt. V. S.Tule||7th||Peon|
|02||Dr. A.S.Alvi||Computer||Professor In-charge & Member|
|07||Prof . S.R.Band||Civil||Member|
|10||Prof. A.S.Mahore||First Year Engg.||Member|