Department of Library and Information Science



In keeping with the Vision and Mission of the Institute, VijaysinhaYadav Arts and Science College Library plays a vital role in supporting teaching and learning activities. Library is meant to help academic community faculty&students to keep abreast with the latest development in their respective subjects and to provide information support for research. At the same time for the students, library is a source to get information support for their course curriculum as well as for their self-development.Vivekananda College Library is housed in a three storied building at the hub of the campus. It has a well-chosen collection of books, journals and e-resources from all major subject areas. The book collection includes prominent text books, supplementary reading materials as well as reference books. The library has been automated using Easy and Useful Integrated Library Automation Software - user-friendly library package developed by “Vishwajeet Desai and Company Pvt. Ltd, Kolhapur”. The software facilitates automated circulation (issue - return) of books and speedy access to bibliographic, location & availability information of the books. The operations of the library are fully computerized and the Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is accessible in library premises.