From Librarian’s Desk…!
Prof. Mahendra S. Sable
It gives me great pleasure to work as Librarian for educational institute Vidarbha college of Arts,Commerce and Science,Jiwati. Firstly I am thankful to our authorities and staff for their support for library. I extend my thanks to all students. Library is regarded as a brain of educational premises. It is not only essential for teaching and learning but also meant for social activities. Library was started with the establishment of the college. Taking into view the changing nature of information, the library has made available e-books and e-journals along with traditional sources of information. Recently, the library has become fully automated. The library offers to its readers a variety of information services. Library develops and provides essential and specialized information resources and services to meet the growing information needs of the readers. Print Resources still continue to be primary learning resources. Library has a specialized collection of resources taking into consideration the course contents and research needs of all the departments of the Institute. Library subscribes scholarly print journals and Periodicals. Library also provides special collection with competitive exam material. Library provides a host of information services to its users. The library is using the E-Granthalaya 3.0 Library Management Software. Library uses Bar-coding Technology for transaction of books. E-Granthalaya library automation software is a powerful search engine for the retrieval of any cataloguing information from bibliographic database. The search option includes Title, Author, Subject, Class Number, ISBN, Publisher, Accession Number, Series, Note, Volume, Free text search of Boolean Search for the retrieval of books. We are using e-Library software for e-books and documents in digital format.eLibrary is the electronic books library organizer. Catalog, tag and search your books database with ease.