The College Library is the central facility to support the teaching and learning needs of the college. The library has been functioning since the inception of the college in 1964. It is fully automated with a standard library management software. The library provides computer based Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) and web OPAC(www.sgc. libsoft.org) for searching documents available in the library. The library is also equipped with internet connectivity which the users could make use of for academic purpose. Additionally, the library offers an add-on course entitled “Basics of Library and Information Science.”

Our Librarian

Dr. Paul John M.LISc., Ph.D (Librarian UGC)
Mob: 9495554691

College library College Library is the central facility to support the teaching and learning needs of the college. The library has been functioning since the inception of the college (since 1964). It is fully automated with a standard library management software. The library provides computer based Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) and web OPAC (www. sgc.libsoft.org) for searching documents available in the library. The library is also equipped with internet connectivity which the users could make use of for their academic purpose. Collection The library book collection includes about 35000 printed books, and subscribes to more than 6000 online journals & lakhs of e- books through N-LIST (INFLIBNET) program. (To access the resources under the NLIST Program, users require login ID and Password). Library subscribes various journals, popular magazines and news papers.

Working time

 The library remains open on all working days from 9.30 am. to 4.30 p.m. The loan counter will be closed half an hour before the closing of the library.

Loan privileges

 Loan privileges of different categories of users are as follows:

Category of users Number of books Loan period

 

Category  of users

 

Number of books

 

Loan period

 

Undergraduate students

 

2         books at a time

 

14 days

 

Postgraduate students

 

5         books at a time

 

14 days

 

Faculty Members

 

10     books at a time

 

14 days

 

Non-teaching staff

 

3         books at a time

 

14     days

General Rules

  • Identity card is compulsory for getting access to the library.
  • Enter your name and sign in the register kept at the entrance before entering library. Conversation and discussion disturbs library ambience. Maintain dignified silence in the library.
  • Personal belongings should not be taken in to the stack room. They may be left on the shelves provided at the entrance.
  • The newspapers should be folded properly after reading and kept back in the designated place.
  • Collections in the reference section will not be issued to outside, the users can refer the documents within reference section.
  • Users should satisfy themselves about the physical condition and due date of the books issued in their account. If a book noticed to be damaged at the time of issue, the attention of the librarian/ library staff should be called to the fact.
  • Readers should not deface, mark, cut, mutilate or damage library resources in any way. Books borrowed should be protected from RAIN, DUST, INSECT, etc. Loss of books or cards must be reported to the authority in writing. If any book is lost, damaged or mutilated, the borrower should replace it with a new copy or the fine specified by the institution must be remitted.
  • Library borrowers cards are not transferable.
  • Borrowers shall be responsible for the books which stand as borrowed under their names.
  • Sub- lending and transferring of books are not entertained.
  • Absence from the college will not be accepted as an excuse for not returning the book in time.
  • A fine of Re.1/- will be levied for the delayed return, until book is retuned or its loss reported.
  • No one can borrow more than one copy of the same book.
  • Librarian has the right to recall the books at any time without any prior notices. 

   


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