Central Library

Library

About Library

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Finolex Academy Library is an ocean of knowledge and it occupies a place of pride in FAMT and is an essential component of the institute’s outstanding education mission. The mission of the Library is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge through resources and providing for value added services. Finolex Academy’s library is need-based, qualitative and has up-to-date collection of books and journals that are catalogued to meet the information needs of students and faculty members. . It is also facilitated with reference services, photocopy service and a Book Bank facility to the students belonging to SC/ST categories. It offers online information retrieval facility through a 4mbps leased line connection. It provides computerized catalogue search service through OPAC (Online Public Access catalogue) and Multimedia Library facility (Ekalavya Self Learning Centre).


Library Resources
The library has developed an excellent collection of books, journals and non-book material in science, engineering, technology, humanities and management.

ResourcesNumbers
BooksNumber Of Titles 6736 & Number Of Volumes 34380
Current Subscription To Print Journals53 National Journals
Magazine15
Non-Book Material3835
Bound Volumes Of Journals535
Theses/Project Report1606

Timings
The library is kept open throughout the year, except Ist, IIIrd & Vth Saturday, Sundays and public holidays.

Monday To Saturday 9.00 am to 5.15 p.m.

During the examinations – Monday To Saturday 9.00 a.m. to 8.30 p.m.

Seating Arrangement
The reading room and stack room area are placed adjacent to each other so as to facilitate the users, for the use of library material.

Arrangement of Books
Books in the library has been classified according to the Dewey Decimal Classification scheme. There is a partial open access to the books on the shelves. A detailed plan showing the arrangement of books on the shelves in the catalogue marked Subject Index.


Librarian’s Message

Central library provides the resources and study environment needed for teaching-learning community.

It preserves wonderful treasures ranging from Books, Print Journals, Dissertation/Thesis, Newspaper, audio visual material, e-journals, NPTEL Video lectures for its users. Remote access to all e-contents subscribed by Library is provided through internet in Campus.

Library staffs happily assist all users in finding books and journals, searching online resources and accessing other facilities.

I am sure you will consider the Library as an ideal starting point for all your academic endeavours, research activities and personal growth.  

Welcome to library and wish you a happy learning experience.

 

Mahesh V Bhide

Librarian

VISION

To empower teaching – learning and research with appropriate collection and dissemination of the knowledge.


MISSION

M1 : To develop state of art library facilities enabling effective dissemination of appropriate knowledge.

M2 : To offer comprehensive online and offline resources and services in support of teaching, learning and research.

M3 : To promote ethical and societal practices among users.

Staff of FAMT Library

Library Staff Members
Sr. No.Name Qualification Designation
1.Mr. Mahesh V. BhideB Sc, M LibLibrarian
2.Mr. Vinay S .KeerB A, M LibAssistant Librarian
3.Mr. Suhas K. RawanangB A, M LibLibrary Attendant
4.Ms. Pratiksha NevarekarLibrary Attendant

Resources

Library Resources
The library has developed an excellent collection of books, journals and non-book material in science, engineering, technology, humanities and management.

ResourcesNumbers
BooksNumber Of Titles 6736 & Number Of Volumes 34380
Current Subscription To Print Journals53 National Journals
Magazine15
Non-Book Material3835
Bound Volumes Of Journals535
Theses/Project Report1606

Facilities

Library Services

Membership
Every bonafide student of the college is entitled to become a member of the library. Two library readers ticket is issued to every student with her/his photograph firmly attached.

_MG_0205Circulation

Borrowing of books is allowed only to the registered library members against their membership card. They can borrow books from stack room as per their borrowing privilege. Books from the Reference section are not allowed and must be refereed in the library only.

1) Every regular student of FAMT is allowed to borrow 2 books for the period of 8 days.

2) Every Faculty member of FAMT is allowed to borrow 10 books per Semester

3) Every office staff, non teaching staff & library staff of FAMT is allowed to borrow 05 books per Semester.

4) Reference books, bound volumes of journals, encyclopaedia, Handbooks, Directories, Directories, Atlases, Manuals, standards are not for issue.


Issue / Return Timing – Monday To Saturday – 10.00 a.m. to 4.30 p.m.


Reference Service

The Library possesses a good number of reference works such as Encyclopedias, Directories, Directories,_MG_0223 Handbooks, Atlases, CD-ROM, NPTEL video Course materials, E-Journals etc. These works make very useful reference material for students. A borrower can refer to them in the Library premises.

Periodicals

The library has subscribed journals, magazines in print. The journals, magazines & daily newspapers are displayed on the racks. Popular magazines / journal are available for reference on the premises against the identity card.

List of journals

Book Bank

Book Bank books are made available separately for SC/ST Students, and Books are issued for the period of one semester to the students belonging to SC & ST. Eligible students may apply for books from the special collection as per the schedule announced by the library.


WEBOPAC
The database for the entire collection of books has been created and is made available for search through OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue)

Internet Facility

Internet facility is made available in the library with 14 mbps lease line connection

Photocopying

The Library offers photocopying service to all its members, walk-in users and others. Only single copy of journal articles and book chapters is provided for private study and research purpose. The service is free to all the faculty members of FAMT.

Book Reservation Facility
The books which are already issued to readers can be reserved at the circulation counter. One user can claim maximum 2 books for reservation which will remain valid for 3 days from the date of return. The claimant is advised to keep in touch with the circulation staff.

Old Question Paper Bank
Library provides a facility to its users to access old question paper and syllabus against I-card for reference in the library.

Recent Arrivals
Latest additions to the library are listed monthly in the loose paper file kept at the reference counter.


News and Events of Library Department

April 2, 2018

School Students’ Visit to FAMT Library

School Students’ Visit to FAMT Central Library and Participation in Painting Competition on International Children Book Day On occasion of…
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March 15, 2018

Central Library: Books Exhibition

Central Library of Finolex Academy of Management & Technology organized a Books  Exhibition on 14th and 15th March, 2018 under…
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Library Advisory Committee (LAC)

(For Year 2017-18 to 2018-19)

 

Sr. No.

Name of committee members

Role

1

Dr. Milind S Kirkire (Dean Academics)

Chairman

2

Mr. M V Bhide (Librarian)

Member Secretary

3

Mr. G D Targaonkar ( Registrar)

Member

4

Prof. V M Kulkarni ( 1st year Engineering)

Member

5

Prof. M S Yadav ( Mechanical Engineering )

Member

6

Prof. M A Jadhav ( Electronics Engineering )

Member

7

Prof. Leslie S Fernandes ( Electrical Engineering)

Member

8

Prof. M S Joshi ( IT Engineering)

Member

9

Prof. D C Dengale ( Chemical Engineering)

Member

10

Prof. S D Mainkar ( ENTC Engineering)

Member

11

Prof.K R Bhosale (MCA)

Member

12

Miss. Pranali Pramod Tayshete

Student Member

Competitive Exam

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Working hours

Monday-Saturday: 9:00-05:30 Hrs
The college remains closed on Sundays; and First, Third and Fifth Saturday of every month.

We are here

Library, 1st Floor, Administration Block, FAMT, P-60, P-60/1, MIDC Mirjole Block, Ratnagiri.