About us

“Libraries store the energy that fuels the imagination. They open up windows to the world and inspire us to explore and achieve, and contribute to improving our quality of life. Libraries change lives for the better”.
- Sidney Sheldon .

About us


The MIT Academy of Engineering was established in 1999 by Maharashtra Academy of Engineering and Educational Research (MAEERS, MIT-PUNE). MITAOE Central Library started its operation from the same year with four major branches i.e. Computer, Electronics, Chemical and E&TC. Later on we upgraded our library collection with the introduction of other branches i.e. Mechanical, Civil, IT and PG Courses. Presently, we have a good collection of books including all above branches as well as Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics Humanities etc. Its rich collection is growing relentlessly in all subjects.

The Library develops and maintains both physical and electronic collections, supporting the diverse needs and preferences of users both on and off campus. Central Library has an excellent collection of text books, reference books, general books, journals, magazines, encyclopedia, handbooks, data sheets, bound volumes, CD-ROMs, Floppies, Video Lecture, digital library, online resources and other reading material. All books are classified according to Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. It has an excellent infrastructure to meet student’s requirement. Central Library uses Slim ++ software for managing all its operations. Readers can access the Library database using WEB OPAC. Central Library follows open access system that allows users a direct access to the library collection. The Library partners with other institutions to share resources and participate in cooperative initiatives. Central Library is also the first ISO certified engineering library, it is also the first engineering library in Pune that implemented barcode technology for circulation. The central library offers a diverse range of services. Apart from the library services, library also carry out some activities to increase the user’s interest towards library utilization.

Location

Central Library is located on the second floor of the Takshashila building. The Carpet area of the library is 795 sq. meter The reading hall accommodates around 250 students at a time. The Reading Hall is air conditioned library it has a conducive atmosphere, adequately light infrastructure for reading.Library consists of a reading hall, journal section, reference section, circulation section, Stack section, Acquisition and technical section, staff room and an office for the librarian.

Library Hours

In order to provide optimal service to readers, the library remains open on all days of the year except on National and Diwali holidays.

Library opening timing

Monday to Friday 08.30 am to 10.00 pm
Book Circulation timings 09.00 am to 07.00 pm
Saturdays, Sundays and other holidays 09.00 am to 05.00 pm
Circulation timings on Sat, Sun and Other holidays 09.30 am to 04.30 pm

Our Team

Sr.No. STAFF DESIGNATION EXPERIENCE
1 Ms. Vandana Khandelwal Librarian 25 Years
2 Mrs. Rajeshri. V. Kaktikar Sr. Asst. Librarian 18 Years
3 Mr. Sunil Jadhav Sr. Lib. Asst. 15 Years
4 Mr. Sanjay Dahiwadkar Lib. Asst. 15 Years
5 Mr. Sudhir Kubde Lib. Asst. 15 Years
6 Mr. Mahesh Marab Lib. Asst. 09 Years
7 Mr. Nilesh Mhaske Lib. Asst. 05 Years
8 Mr. Vikas Mungse Book Lifter 17 Years
9 Mr. Ajit Solwande Book Lifter 11 Years
10 Mr. Atul Patil Checking Counter Person 10 Years
11 Mr. Sanjay Waghole Book Lifter 90 Years
12 Mr. Sudam Ugale Security Guard 20 Years
13 Babu Dhakane Peon 05 Years
14 Savita Mungase Peon 3.05 Years

                  Central Library @ Glance


Total No. of Titles 10810
Total no. of Volumes 39589
Encyclopedia 03
Book Bank Books 2388
E-Books 4516
Journals/Magazine 150
News Paper 11
Online Journals Package 03
CD-ROM 5114
Video Lectures 14034
Web Lectures 11255
Project Report 962
Bound Volumes 935
Digital Library Yes
NPTEL Web & Video Courses
Institutional Membership BCL, Uop, ARAI
Multimedia PC for user access 10
Software Plagiarism Yes
Library management Software SLIM 21
Digital Library Software Dspace
No. of Library staff 14