About Us


Dr. Karmaveer Bhaurao Patil Library (Knowledge Resource Center) is central library of Dada Patil Mahavidyalaya Karjat. It was established in 1964, and is named in honor of the Founder of Rayat Shikshan Sanstha, Satara Library has an excellent collection of books in the faculty of Art, Commerce and Science & journals and other non-book reading material in the form of CD-ROMs and DVDs.Library plays a vital role in acquiring, organizing & disseminating knowledge resources. The state of art infrastructure to meet these requirement and automation of the transaction processes through Libreria software. Bar-code Technology is used for transaction of books. One important component of Library is “Digital Library” which has pool of 10 computers connected to internet for surfing worldwide knowledge. Variety of professional E-journals is accessible to Faculty, students and Research Scholars. More than 350 students can take advantage of Library Reading Hall facility and has excellent ambiance which encourages and enhances the involvement of students in studies.


  1. To provide organized collections of print and electronic resources which will meet College and instructional requirements as well as the individual needs of students?
  2. To create an environment in which print and electronic resources are made readily accessible.
  3. To facilitate learning services by providing services, resources and facilities which encourage and stimulate individualized instruction, independent study and effective use of print and electronic resources by students and faculty.


  1. To provide a student-centered learning environment that facilitates transference of information and to cater to the needs of its users to access it.
  2. To augment and maintain collections in support of the academic pursuits of the College.
  3. Reprographic Services, Printing service (at subsidized rates.),
  4. To explore and implement innovative technologies and services to deliver information and scholarly resources, conveniently to users in the campus. To also provide well-equipped and functional physical spaces where students can pursue learning independently beyond the classroom.


  1. To provide comprehensive print and electronic resources and services in support of teaching, learning and research needs of the students and Faculty.
  2. To facilitate access to right Information (Books and Journals in print and digital format) to our Students and Faculty.


Sr. No Resource Name Numbers
1 Text Books 15425
2 Reference Books 47477
3 E-Books 160809


4 Journals 27
5 E- Journals 6293
6 Digital Database 01
7 CD & Video 398


 Following e-content facility is available on our Library website.

 Please access link https://karmaveerlibrary.wordpress.com/e-journalse-books-2/

Sr. No. Facility for 




1 E-PG  Pthashala E- PG PATHSHALA
2 NPTEL https://www.youtube.com/iit
3 Spoken Tutorial https://www.youtube.com/user/SpokenTutorialIITB/
4 Virtual Lab http://www.vlab.co.in/index.php
5 FOSSEE https://fossee.in/
6 VIDYA-MITRA http://content.inflibnet.ac.in/
7 MITOPEN COURSEWARE https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/physics/8-821-string-theory-and-holographic-duality-fall-2014/video-lectures/
8 EDX VIDEOS https://www.youtube.com/user/EdXOnline
9 KHAN ACADEMY https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Khan+Academy+%28khanacademy.org%29
10 Rao IIT Videos https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=rao+iit+academy
12 IITian Pace https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=iitians+pace


  1. OPAC
  2. Circulation Section
  3. Reference Section
  4. Text Book Section
  5. Journals Section
  6. Digital Library
  7. Students Reading Hall
  8. Faculty Reading Area
  9. Research Cubicles
  10. IT Zone for e-Resources
  11. Faculty Publication Section
  12. Specially Abled Student Section
  13. Books Written Off ( Weeding Section )


  1. Books Circulation Service
  2. Book Bank
  3. Web-OPAC Service
  4. Open Access to Third Year and Post Graduate Students
  5. Reference Service
  6. Referral Service
  7. Current Awareness Service
  8. Selective Dissemination Service
  9. Previous Question Papers
  10. Program Syllabus
  11. Rayat College Libraries Web-OPAC
  12. Institutional Membership
  13. New Arrivals
  14. Newspaper Service


  1. Library Induction Programm to New Students ( F. Y.)
  2. Access E- Resources : Training Program for Students
  3. Access E- Resources: Training Program for Faculty.
  4. Book Exhibition


                     9AM  TO  6PM