Matsyodari Shikshan Sanstha's
LIBRARY (KNOWLEDGE RESOURCE CENTRE)
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Dr. Garad M.D.
(M.Lib. I.Sc., PhD)
Librarian
(Professor Rank)
MESSAGE FROM LIBRARIAN
Dear readers I am happy to share my thoughts with you. I am  working as librarian since 1986, till this date our team has made tremendous change our library under the guidance of our Late President Hon. Ankushrao Tope Saheb, Secretary Hon. Rajesh Tope, Administrative officer and Principal Dr. B.R. Gaikwad.
Considering the library role in higher education. It plays an important role in the development of students & faculty. It is bridge between the teaching & learning process.  Hence libraries are primary source in Learning Process. Our library is a connecting link between teaching & learning as well as place which provide resource is what is beyond class room. It serves the user by providing specific information of the user interest.
MSS Ankushrao Tope College established in the year 1983. Previously it was MSS Arts, Commerce & Science College, Jalna & now the renamed as  MSS Ankushrao Tope College, Jalna. The institute has central and departmental libraries. The central library  procured 1800 books at the time of beginning of the college, presently the library has more than 43000 books in general, 768 Bound volumes of Journals 97 Periodical, 120 CDS & DVDs etc. Library has Inflibnet N-List online Journal & Remote Access of BAMU, Aurangabad.
Library is fully computerized with SOUL2.0 Software since 2004. All software modules Except serials are ran successfully. WEB-OPAC Facility is also available for all students and staff. The library has e-library with 6 computer with broadband internet service free of cost.Several Best practices adopted of maximum use of library by students & staff are like annual best user award, Library orientation feedback, set of books for meritorious students etc.

LIBRARY COMMITTEE

Sr. No. Name Department Designation
1 Dr. Gaikwad B. R. Principal Ex-Officio-Chairman
2 Dr. Garad M.D. Librarian Ex-Officio-Secretary
3 Dr. Patil S.A. Geography Member
4 Dr. Khan S. A. English Member
5 Dr. Dhere M.P. Commerce Member
6 Dr. Bhutekar G.S. MCVC Member
7 Dr. Gajar T.D. Geography Member

OUR TEAM

Sr. No. Name Designation Qualification
1 Dr. Garad M.D. Librarian M.A., M.Lib. I.Sc., Ph.D.

LIBRARY STAFF

Sr. No. Name Designation Qualification
1 Smt. Pawal N. B. Asst. Librarian M.A., M.Lib. B.Ed..
2 Mr. Khaire A.N. Library Clerk B.A.
3 Mr. Shinde A.S. Library Clerk M.A.
4 Mr. Waje D.T. Library Clerk M.Lib., SET
5 Mr. Pawar P.D. Lib. Attendent M.Lib.
6 Mr. Bhavar G.R. Lib. Attendent M.A.
7 Smt. Kurankar A.B. Lib. Attendent M.A., M.Lib.
8 Mr. Hamne V.B. Lib. Attendent M.A., B.P.Ed.
10 Mr. Shinde K. S. Lib. Attendent B.A.

OUR COLLECTION

BOOKS AND OTHER MATERIAL
Sr. No. Material Total Nos.
1 Books 44540
2 Titles 20058
3 Dissertations (M.Phil.) 87
4 Bound Volumes 768
5 CD / DVDs 120
CURRENT PERIODICALS
Sr. No. Periodicals Total Nos.
1 Periodicals Subscribed 97
2 Newspapers 12
E-JOURNALS AND E-BOOKS (N-LIST)
Sr. No. E-Resources Total Nos.
1 N-List E-Journals 6000 +
2 N-List E-Books 30,00,000 +
3 Remote Access of parent university (BAMU-KRC) Unlimited

LIBRARY HOURS

REGULAR TEACHING PERIOD
Monday to Saturday 8.30 am to 5.30 pm
EXAMINATION PERIOD
Monday to Saturday 8.30 am to 6.00 pm
HOME LENDING
Monday to Saturday 10.30 am to 1.00 pm
2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
The Library remains closed on Sundays and Public Holidays

I.T. INFRASTRUCTURE (ICT)

Library is automated with the help of SOUL 2.0 library software. Central Library is a part of the institute. The library is connected to the BSNL's Broad Band Internet bandwidth.
The library has 1 server, 6 PCs and other accessories adequate to cater to the needs of users. 4 PCs are for home lending section in the library. 1 PC is meant for users to access OPAC, databases, e-books, e-journals and other e-resources. Also library provide a reprographic service to the user in nominal rate.

Y.C.M.O.U. NASHIK - STUDY CENTRE

Library runs two course affiliated with Y.C.M.O. University, Nashik in distance mode.
1)   Bachelor of Library Science
2)  Master of Library Sciene

E-JOURNALS FROM N-LIST CONSORTIUM

SR.NO. PUBLSHER WEBSITE LINK
1 American Institute of Physics (18 titles) http://journals.aip.org/
2 American Physical Society (10 titles) http://publish.aps.org/browse.html
3 Annual Reviews (33 titles) http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/
4 Cambridge University Press (224 titles) http://journals.cambridge.org/
5 Economic and Political Weekly (EPW) (1 titles) http://www.epw.in/
6 H. W. Wilson (3000+ titles) http://search.ebscohost.com
7 Indian Journals (180+ titles) http://www.indianjournals.com/
8 Institute of Physics (46 titles) http://iopscience.iop.org/
9 JSTOR (2500+ titles) http://www.jstor.org/
10 Oxford University Press (206 titles) http://www.oxfordjournals.org
11 Royal Society of Chemistry (29 titles) http://www.rsc.org/Publishing/Journals/
12 E-Books & Journals form BAMU Remote Access http://bamu.net

E-BOOKS FROM N-LIST CONSORTIUM

SR.NO. PUBLSHER WEBSITE LINK
1 Cambridge Books Online (1800 titles) http://ebooks.cambridge.org
2 E-brary (83000+ titles) http://site.ebrary.com/lib/inflibnet
3 Annual Reviews (33 titles) http://arjournals.annualreviews.org/
4 Hindustan Book Agency (65+ titles) http://journals.cambridge.org/
5 Institute of South East Asian Studies(ISEAS) Books (382+ titles)  http://www.epw.in/
6 Oxford Scholarship (1402+ titles) http://www.oxfordscholarship.com/
7 Springer eBooks (2300 titles) http://link.springer.com.
8 Sage Publication eBooks (1000 titles) http://knowledge.sagepub.com
9 Taylor Francis eBooks (1800 titles) http://www.tandfebooks.com
10 Oxford University Press (206 titles) http://www.oxfordjournals.org
11 Myilibrary-McGraw Hill (1124 titles) http://lib.myilibrary.com/

PRINT PERIODICALS

LIBRARY SUBSCRIBED PRINT PERIODICALS ALPHABETICALLY LIST (A-Z)

click here to  pdf list download

CIRCULATION

Library providing books circulation service to the all Management Members, current students, all staff, Ex-Students, Other society Members, inter library loan facility to Other College staff members. For this facility membership form is available in the library
Sr. No. Membership Category No. of Books Loan Period
1 Management Members 2 - 5 As per their need
2 Teaching Staff 20 One Academic Year
3 Non-Teaching Staff 5 One Academic Year
4 Students (UG & PG) 2 7 Days
5 Ex-Students 2  (Only in Reading Room) As per membership period
6 ILL (required request from Head of Institution) 5 15 Days
7 Departmental Library 50 One Academic Year

INTER-LIBRARY LOAN SERVICE AND EXTERNAL MEMBERSHIP

The Central Library provides books at institute level of Matsyodari Shikshan Sanstha, Jalna  This service is free of cost to the readers of institutions.
External and ILL Reader: Application form issued in the Library.

1) Necessary documents
2) Handwritten Application Form (If Permission granted from Principal)
3) Any Photo Identity Card
4) Institution authority letter

LIBRARY MEMBERSHIP FOR REGULAR STUDENTS AND STAFF

For Students: 
Application form issued at the time of admission.
Ø Necessary documents
a. Admission & Deposit Receipt
b. Identity Card

For Staff: 
Application form issue in the Library.
Ø Necessary documents
1. Appointment Letter
2. Joining letter
3. Identity Card

LIBRARY SERVICES

Library provides following services to the users:
Access to online journals under UGC-INFLIBNET program (N-List)
Book lending
Book Bank
Membership
Reprography
Extended reading room availability
Internet Searching
Reference Services
Inter Library Loan
Newspaper Clipping
Clipping and Display Advertisement of Recruitments
Display List of New Arrivals of books
Awareness Program
WEB OPAC
Content page service
Bibliographic Compilation

INTERNET SURFING SERVICE

Library has a one internet connection from BSNL Broad Band. This service is free of cost to the users for their educational use.
Library has made available devoted 10 computer set for internet surfing.

WEB OPAC SERVICE

With the help of SOUL 2.0 (International Library Management Software)  Library members can search his or her books through web opac by Author, Title , Class No., Acc. No., Subject & etc.

PHOTOCOPYING SERVICE

Details of the service:
- Library offers photocopying service to all its members, walk-in users and others.

- Only single copy of journal articles and book chapters are provided for private study and research purpose.
- Photo Copy Charges is Rs. 1 per page to the users.

READING ROOM FACILITY

Library reading room facility provide to the users. Reading room capacity is 160 users at time. The textbooks / course books as recommended by the faculty are kept in the library Reading room Section at the circulation counter.
These books can be used only in the library against Identity Card. Students can borrow one book at a time from this collection for on-premises up to the closing of the library on same day. A late fee of Rs. 1.00 per day is charged for overdue book.

USER AWARNESS PROGRAMME

The library takes an active part in the orientation programme organized by the institute for the benefit of new students in the beginning of academic year. They are taken around the library to familiarize them with various resources and services available for them.
Any user desiring to know more about library resources and service or to learn how to use a particular resource like OPAC, e-journals, databases etc. should contact Librarian or Library staff, Reference service.

BEST PRACTICES

Suggestion box  is placed at Library Campus.
Information about library services, are published in the college prospectus.
Information about college events & carrier opportunities exhibited on notice board
Open access system for Researcher & faculty.

The user’s  satisfaction report by conducting survey
User awards :   A. Matsyodari Utkrushta Vachak Puruskar for student
                                                        B. Matsyodari Granthmitra Puraskar for teacher
Matsyodari User Association is formed
Books on competitive exam & NET/SET are also available for users

BEST QUOTES