About Library

We have a centralized library system which supports the teaching and learning programs in the college with its excellent collection of textbooks, reference books, general reading books, journals & magazines, CD ROMs, eBooks and other types of reading and study materials including subject handbooks, manuals, and datasheets. The objective of the library is to increase the learning and research efficiency in the institution with its printed and online resources and participate actively in fulfillment to the educational mission of the institution. We have the facility of providing books from the Book Bank to support the students from rural and semi-urban areas.

The library has rich collections in its domain subjects with wide prospects of information. It has a good collection of books in the area of interest i.e. Communication skills, science, and technology, mathematics, etc.


  • Issuing Hours

    Monday to Friday : 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
    Saturdays : 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.

  • Library Working Hours

    Monday to Friday : 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
    Saturdays : 9.00 a.m. to 2.00 p.m.


Books 19000+
Siddhivinayk Book Bank Scheme 4293
Book Online(N-LIST Access) 1,95,744+
Journals Online (N-LIST Access) 6293+
News Papers 9
Printed Journals 04
Printed Magazines 05

Hon. Balasaheb Jadhav Arts, Commerce and Science College’s central library has 11 pcs and other accessories adequate to cater to the needs of users. Pc’s are meant for users to access OPAC, e-databases, e-books, e-journals and other e-resources. Users are welcome to use their laptops in the digital library.

Online Resources for Competitive Examinations.

  • Edudose
    https://www.edudose.com/Online Preparation for SSC, Bank and Other General Comparative Exams conducted by Central and state Governments. EduDose    will help you to find the Online Test, Mock Test, Formulas, Shortcut Tricks, Examples and Exercise
  • ज्ञानदीप
    https://kundanmalake.blogspot.com/या संकेतस्थळामध्ये स्पर्धा परीक्षांची पुस्तक यादी, महाराष्ट्र लोकसेवा आयोगासाठी लागणाऱ्या नोट्स व सर्व स्पर्धा परीक्षांसाठी उपयुक्त अशी माहिती मराठी भाषेत उपलब्ध आहे.
  • Gkduniya
    https://www.gkduniya.com/The best website in India for General Knowledge (GK), Current Affairs and General Knowledge Gk Quiz and Question Answers on different topics and subjects related to exams
  • Parliament
    https://parliamentofindia.nic.in/This website provides complete information for current parliamentary structure, functioning, its powers & privileges and other passed bills & their status.


Sr.NO Name of Database Subjects
1 OAPEN All Branch
2 Book Boon All Branch
3 Project Gutenberg All Branch/Other Reading
4 PDFDrive All Branch/Other Reading
5 InternetArchives Free Rare Book
6 Rare Book Free Rare Book
7 Book Ganga Marathi Fiction, Stories
8 Marathi E Book Marathi Fiction, Stories


Sr.NO Name of Database Subjects
1 N-LIST All Branches
2 EMERALD Social Sciences,
3 Springer Open All Branches
4 BioInfoPublication All Branches
5 National Digital Library All Branches

Open Access Resources

  • SHODHGANGA:”Shodhganga” is the name coined to denote digital repository of Indian Electronic Theses and Dissertations set-up by the INFLIBNET Centre
  • SHODGANGOTRI:Approved synopsis submitted by research scholars to the universities for registering themselves for the Ph.Dprogramme.
  • NATIONAL DIGITAL LIBRARY:National Digital Library of India (NDL India) pilot project to develop a framework of virtual repository of learning resources with a single-window search facility.
  • DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals):DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.
  • INFOPORT:InfoPort: A Subject Gateway for Indian Electronic-Resources.
  • e-PGPathshala:e-PG Pathshala is an initiative of the MHRD under its National Mission on Education through ICT (NME-ICT) being executed by the UGC
  • E GyanKosh:to store, index, preserve, distribute and share the digital learning resources developed by the Open and Distance Learning Institutions in the country.
  • Google Scholar:Good Information source for finding the research Article

Services offered by the library

  • Book Bank Scheme
  • Circulation/ Book Lending
  • Library Membership
  • Reprographic Facility
  • Reading Room Service
  • Automated Library Systems
  • Internet facility
  • Reference Service
  • OPAC

Our Staff

  • Smt. Borkar L. S.


    M. Com., B. Lib.


    Tel. – 02132 263078

  • Mr. Shinde J. P.

  • Mr. Titar S.

  • Mr. Gadhave G. N.

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Hon. Balasaheb Jadhav Arts, Commerce & Science College


Tel: 02132-2630781

Email: bjcollegelibrary.ale@gmail.com