Library Library

About :-

           Baburao Patil College of Arts & Science, Angar established at 2001 having collection of 5370 books,15 National & International Journals & 13 Magazines, also college has subscribe N-List online database with e-books and e-journals. Library is situated at separate building 209.37 square Mts. area. Easily accessible for the student & staff. The Primary objective of the library is to provide access to print books, journals & e-resources facility to user.

           Library is providing a e-resources with combination of printed books & Journals has a 550 of students and 35 of staff as library members. Library having digital section 10 computers of LG branded with 150 mbps net speed with data lease line.

           The library provide a Inter Library Loan (ILL) membership of D.S.G.Mahavidyalaya Library, Mohol ; Arts & Commerce College Library, Madha ;Marutirao Harirao Mahadik Mahavidyalaya Library, Modnimb for better resource sharing. The library having well furnished reading hall with the 120 sitting capacity. Students should maintained complete silence in the hall and keep mobile on silent mode and also signed the register kept at the entrance counter before entering the reading hall.

           Welcome to the Baburao Patil College of Arts & Science, Angar. Our College is multi faculty. So our college library we trying to satisfy information needs of the users. Library respects all forms by which knowledge is communicated and users technology intelligently to argument services. It respects free access to knowledge library is the house of knowledge and knowledge is free at the library.

           The college library of Baburao Patil College of Arts & Science, Angar was established in the year 2001.Since Library functions as a student oriented informatics center focusing on the data and informations as per the needs of the students and the faculty. The library has mode consistant progress in terms of college of Books, Periodicals, CDs, E-Resources services and infrastructure. We allow to students and staff open access through the stroke and stack having a simple subject wise arrangement classified by the DDC.

           Various services facility to be provided by the library. OPAC, Reference, Online database E-books, E-journals, E-bulletin, Internet, Reprography also enter library room. Institutional membership like D.S.G.Mahavidyalaya Library, Mohol ; Arts & Commerce College Library, Madha ;Marutirao Harirao Mahadik Mahavidyalaya Library, Modnimb for better resource sharing.

           Library is situated at the separate building is easily accessible for the students and staff.

Librarian :-

           Welcome to the library .Our college is multifaculty college and so is our library. We try to satisfy information needs of library users at the maximum level. We are giving technology based facilities and services such as Internet facility, OPAC, Reference services through online database, e-Books & e-journals ,e-bulletin, books issue return through Lib-Man software. At the same time we also provide traditional services such as reference reading facility. Institutional membership of the libraries , Inter library loan etc. for those who need these service.

Library Advisory Committee :-

Sr.No. Name Designation
1 Dr .C.S. Suryawanshi (Principal) Chairman
2 Mr. M.N. Chavan (Librarian) Secretary
3 Dr. B.C. Mohite (Director of Physical Education) Member
4 Dr. D.N.Patole (H.O.D.History Dept.) Member
5 Mr. V.N.Kadam (H.O.D.Chemistry Dept.) Member
6 Dr. V.H.Gund (H.O.D.Geography Dept.) Member
7 Mr. N.P.Gund (H.O.D.English Dept.) Member
8 Dr. R.R.Deshmukh (H.O.D.Botany Dept.) Member
9 Mrs. V.S .Shinde (Ladies Representative) Member
10 Mrs. C.M.Gandule (Girls Representative) Member
11 Mr. P.K.Thite (Boys Representative) Member

Library Staff :-

Sr.No. Name Designation Qualification Photo
1. Mr.Mahadev Nagnath Chavan Librarian M.A.(Mar/Hist),M.Ed.SET,
M.Lib &I.Sc.SET
2. Mr.Navnath Vasant Raut Library Attendant B.A;M.Lib & I.Sc.
3. Mr.Swapnil Balasaheb Salunkhe Library Attendant S.S.C.

Library Timing :-

Monday To Saturday - 8.00 am To 5.00 pm
Thursday - 8.00 am To 2.00 pm

Instructions :-

  • Show your Identity card whenever you visit the Library.
  • Write your name in the register at the counter while entering in the library.
  • This Borrower card is lost fresh Borrower Card will be issued on payment of Rs.50/-
  • Library books issued only on his/her self Library card.
  • Library books will be issued only as per schedule.
  • One book for two week only it can be renewed.
  • Students should return their book in given time period.
  • Book Bank only for SC & ST (First five in the class & the entire reservation students) selected and economically backward students.
  • In case loss of books double price of the book lost will be recovered aspenalty.
  • The loss of Borrower card should be immediately reported to the Librarian in writing.
  • Take proper care of all library resources.
  • Any personal belongings are not permitted into the library.
  • Eatables are not allowed inside the library & reading hall.
  • Silence to be maintained.
  • Use of mobile phones is strictly prohibited in the library.
  • Suggestion Box is kept at the Library.Your objective and positive/healthy suggestion are welcome.
  • Strict action will be taken for any misbehavior in the library.
  • Students are not allowed to sit in the library during their lecture & practical hours.

Information Resource Center Rules :-

  • Information Resource Centre is to be used for academic purpose only.
  • Online chatting in the Information Resource Center is not allowed.
  • Browsing of dating,social networking sites is strictly prohibited.Strict disciplinary action will taken against the defaulters.
  • Member must carry their College ID Card while using the information Resource Center.They must show their ID Card on demand.
  • Playing Games on computer is strictly prohibited in the entire Library premises.
  • Members must take care of their Pen drives,CD/DVD ROMS,Cell Phones and wallet etc.
  • Every student will get 1 hours for the use of Internet.
  • Do not save any material on PC.
  • Printing/Downloading is allowed with prior permission of Librarian.
  • Printing/Xeroxing will be provided on payment.

Library At Glance :-

Total Cost of Books- 844522
Sr.No. Types Total
1. Total No.of Books 5370
2. No.of Titles 2850
3. No.of Text Books 3480
4. No.of Reference Books 1250
5. No.of other Books 0380
6. No.of Journals 0015
7. No.of Magazines 0013
8. No.of News Papers 0011

Sr No. Name of The Journals & Magazines
1 University News    (Higher Education)  Weekly
2 Journal of Chemical Sciences   (Chemistry)   Monthly
3 Current Science  (Science all Subject)   Monthly
4 Journal of Genetics  ( Biology )  Quarterly
5 Proceedings Mathematical Sciences  (Mathematics) Bio-Monthly
6 Pramana Journal of Physics  (Physics )  Monthly
7 Bulletin of Material Science   ( Earth Science, Geography, Geology)  Bio-Monthly
8 Journal of Bioscience    (Biology)   Quarterly
9 Journal of Earth System Science    (Geology, Geography)    Monthly
10 Indian Literature  ( English, Hindi, Marathi ) Bio-Monthly
11 Asian Journal of Chemistry   (Chemistry )  Monthly
12 Marathi Sanshodhan  Patrika  ( Marathi)  Quarterly
13 International Journal of Humanties and Social Research  (Language & Social Science)  Monthly
14 Bulletin of Pure and Applied Sciences  (Zoology & Science )   Half Yearly
15 Neo Geographia  (Geography)   Quarterly
16 Bioinfonet   (Life Science )  Quarterly
17  Journal of Pure Applied and Industrial Physics  (Physics )  Quarterly
18 Literary Endeavour  ( English)   Quarterly
19 Saptahik Nokari Sandarbh  ( Competative Exam )  Weekly
20 Hans (Hindi )  Monthly
21 Sanshodhak  (History )   Quarterly
22 Akshargatha  (Marathi)  Quarterly
23 Aapla Career   (Competative Exam ) Weekly
24 Sammelan Patrika  (Hindi ) Quarterly
25 Physics for You  (Physics)  Monthly
26 Chemistry Today  (Chemistry ) Monthly
27 Biology Today  (Biology )  Monthly
28 Lokrajya  (Political Science )  Monthly
29 Chanakya Mandal  (Competative Exam)  Monthly
30 Udyojak  (Economics)  Monthly
31 Sanctuary  (Zoology)  Monthly
32 Economics & Political Weekly  (Social Science) Weekly

News Papers :-

Sr.No. NewsPaper Name Link
1 Indian Express
2 Loksatta
3 Sakal htpp://
4 Lokmat htpp://
5 Pudhari
6 Sanchar
7 Tarun Bharat
8 Divya Marathi .
9 Agro One
10 Punyanagari
9 Janmat

E-Resources :-

  • N-List (National & Information Services Infrastructures for scholarly Contents )
  • NDL (National Digital Library)

Library Services & Facilities :-

E –Resources :

Inflibnet (N-List) , DELNET (Developing Library Network)

Catalogue :

List of books,periodicals and journals, E-resources, Etc.
available as on Publisher wise and subject wise.

New Arrival Display:

Library information such as New Arrivals, Library Rules, Journal List, Notices, Newspaper Clipping, etc. are displayed on Library Notice Board From time to time.


Online Public Access Catalogue for book search and circulation facility provided to the students and staffs .

Library Reading Room :

Library total carpet area 209.37 Sq.mts.There are Staff,Boys & Girls Seprate reading room.Total seating capacity 120 students.

Scanner / Reprography Facility :

Scanner / Reprography Facility also available in the library.

Reference Services :

On demand reference service provided to the students and faculty members by using open source on internet and Sources Dictionaries, Encyclopedias , Handbook.

Newspaper Clippings :

Maintain Newspaper Clipping File for up-to-date record of information regarding new trend in Education.

Circulation :

Issue and Return of reading material such as Books , Journals and Periodicals ,Multimedia etc.

Email Service :

On demand softcopy of Syllabus , Question Papers , College Magazines , etc. provided to the students and faculty members by using email or Internet.

BPCAS Library Whats App Group :

Library related all information sent to this group. On demand softcopy of Topics,Question paper and important news sharing this group.

Libraries Scheme :

A) SMART Card Scheme:- This Scheme allow to Mertious student.
B) GOLD Card Scheme :- This scheme allow to Divyang Students only.
C) Senior Citizen Scheme :- This Scheme allow to Intrest to senior citizen.

Book Bank Facility :

Book bank facility with minimum deposit is provided to SC/ST & Economically backward students. Minimum 4 books are provided for the whole year to the selected students.

Important Links
Government of India Department of Science and Technology
Science and Engineering Research Board
CSIR (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research)
UGC (University Grants Commission)
Government of Maharashtra
UPSC. (Union Public Service Commission)
MPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission)
NET (National Eligibility Test)
SET (State Eligibility Test)
Solapur University ,Solapur Syllabus
Solapur University, Solapur Question papers

Library Activities :-

  • July First week- B.A. &  B.Sc.I Orientation Lectures
  • July Second week- B.A. & B.Sc.I User training Program in the Library Services
  • August First week- Library Advisory Committee First Meeting
  • 12August- Dr.S.R.Rangnathan Jayanti
  • 27 August- Dr.S.R.Rangnathan Punyathiti
  • 14 October – Vachan Prerna Din
  • 6 December-   12 Hours Reading
  • 27 February- Book Exhibition
  • February Last week- Library Advisory Committee Second Meeting