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Welcome

The fully computerized Central Library of Sardar Patel College of Engineering is a treasure house of knowledge comprises ever growing collection of around 45,000 books; more than 9000 e-books (McGraw-Hill, Pearson, Proquest, and Springer) and 3,500 bound volumes of journals both national and international subscribed by the college over the years. The library has good collection of CBT (Computer Based Tutorials) and video lectures from eminent personalities of various IITs and these are made available to our users on Intranet through on dedicated server. Library also has developed collection of Dissertations, submitted by post graduate students (M.Tech. & Ph.D.) of this Institution. These design oriented and case study thesis are kept for reference for the next generation in both forms, print and e-version. E-version of the same is made available through digital library. All these valuable resources are well organized in the 6000 Sq. Ft. area, where more than 150 users can sit at a time and they are monitored by CC TV Cameras.

SPCE Library has set up Cyber Library with over 55 Pentium computers working in a networked environment through connectivity provided by Hathway and Syscon using 40 Mbps High Bandwidth Leased Line. The Online full text databases like, Springer, Science Direct, IEL, ASCE, ASME, J-Gate E-Journals and Pearson, McGraw-Hill, TMH, Proquest, ASTM E-books Link, In addition, facilities like Web OPAC, NPTEL online lectures and digital library will also be accessible to the scholars.

UG

Scanned Copies of Previous Years Question Papers for UG Courses

B. TECH.
BRANCH FIRST YEAR SECOND YEAR THIRD YEAR FOURTH YEAR
SEM I SEM II SEM III SEM IV SEM V SEM VI SEM VII SEM VIII
CIVIL Nov2015 May2016,
Nov2014 May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
ELECT. Nov2015 May2016,
Nov2014 May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013
MECH. Nov2015 May2016,
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Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013,
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013,
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013,
Nov2015 , May2016,
Nov2014 , May2015,
Nov2013 , May2014,
Nov2012 , May2013
May2016 , Nov2016
May2015 , Nov2015
May2014 , Nov2014,
May2013 , Nov2013,

PG

Scanned Copies of Previous Years Question Papers for PG Courses

M. TECH.
BRANCH SEM I SEM II
MAY-JUNE NOV-DEC MAY-JUNE NOV-DEC
STRUCTURAL ENGINEERING 2016
2015
2014
2013
2016
2015
2014
2013
2016
2015
2014
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2015
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CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT 2016
2015
2014
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MACHINE DESIGN 2016
2015
2014
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THERMAL ENGINEERING 2016
2015
2014
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2016
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POWER ELECTRONICS & POWER SYSTEMS 2016
2015
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2015
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Ph. D.

Objectives

To procure, process and disseminate the information to all the users of the library.

To help students and staff in their curriculum activities.

To help the students in obtaining knowledge for their better future.

To save the valuable time of all the users

Our Team

Sr. No. Name of staff Designation Email-id
1 Mr. Sawant Sanjay Jayaram Librarian librarian@spce.ac.in
2 Mr. Shinde Anil Shantaram Asst. Librarian anil.shinde@spce.ac.in
3 Mr. Bansode Ramesh Library Clerk ramesh.bansode@spce.ac.in
4 Mr. Gonjari Subhash Library Clerk subhash.gonjari@spce.ac.in
5 Mr. Lad Vilas Library Clerk -
6 Mr. Solanki Babubhai Library Attendant -
7 Mr. Kalekar Yasin Hamal -

Library Committee


Sr. No. Name of Member Portfolio Affiliation
1 Dr. R. S. Maurya Chairman Research Development, Mechanical Dept.
2 Mr. S. J. Sawant Member Secretary Librarian , Library
3 Dr. Reshma Raskar Member Assist. Prof., Civil Dept.
4 Mr. Haseen Shaikh Member Assist. Prof., Mechanical Dept.
5 Ms. Divya T. A. Member Assist. Prof., Structural Dept.
6 Mr. Vishal Dake Member Assist. Prof., Electrical Dept.
7 Mr. A. S. Shinde Member Assist. Librarian, Library

Library Collection

ABOUT COLLECTION
TOTAL NUMBERS OF BOOKS 42,267
TOTAL NUMBERS OF TITLES 14,000
TOTAL NUMBERS OF REFERENCE BOOKS 822
E-BOOKS 402 (TMH,PEARSON,PROQUEST)
BOOK BANK BOOKS 9,928
TOTAL NUMBER OF BACK VOLUMES 3,626
TOTAL NUMBER OF CD/DVD’S 117
TOTAL NUMBER OF ME DISSERTATIONS 149
INDEXED ARTICLES(PRINT JOURNALS) 2,200
SUBSCRIBED JOURNALS 52
INDIAN 31
FOREIGN 18
E-JOURNALS IEL,ASCE,ASME,SPRINGER, SCIENCE DIRECT,J GATE
DATABASES ASTM Digital Library , J - Gate , McGraw - Hill

Library Hours

Working Hours
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.30pm
Internet Access
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 1.00pm
2.00pm to 8.30pm
Issue / Return Books
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.30pm

Our Team

Sr. No. Name of staff Designation Email-id
1 Mr. Sawant Sanjay Jayaram Librarian librarian@spce.ac.in
2 Mr. Shinde Anil Shantaram Asst. Librarian anil.shinde@spce.ac.in
3 Mr. Bansode Ramesh Library Clerk ramesh.bansode@spce.ac.in
4 Mr. Gonjari Subhash Library Clerk subhash.gonjari@spce.ac.in
5 Mr. Lad Vilas Library Clerk -
6 Mr. Solanki Babubhai Library Attendant -
7 Mr. Kalekar Yasin Hamal -

Library Committee

Sr. No. Name of staff Designation Email-id
1 Prof. Kshitija A. Nadgouda Chairman knadgouda@spce.ac.in
2 Prof. Sachin R. Vankar Member Secretary sachin@spce.ac.in
3 Prof. Megha Nagrale Member mjanbandhu@spce.ac.in
4 Prof. Matlida M. Justin Member matillda@spce.ac.in
5 Shri. S. J. Sawant Member librarian@spce.ac.in
6 Shri. A. S. Shinde Member anil.shinde@spce.ac.in

Library Hours

Working Hours
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.30pm
Internet Access
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 1.00pm
2.00pm to 8.30pm
Issue / Return Books
Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.30pm

Library Collection

ABOUT COLLECTION
TOTAL NUMBERS OF BOOKS 42,267
TOTAL NUMBERS OF TITLES 14,000
TOTAL NUMBERS OF REFERENCE BOOKS 822
E-BOOKS 402 (TMH,PEARSON,PROQUEST)
BOOK BANK BOOKS 9,928
TOTAL NUMBER OF BACK VOLUMES 3,626
TOTAL NUMBER OF CD/DVD’S 117
TOTAL NUMBER OF ME DISSERTATIONS 149
INDEXED ARTICLES(PRINT JOURNALS) 2,200
SUBSCRIBED JOURNALS 52
INDIAN 31
FOREIGN 18
E-JOURNALS IEL,ASCE,ASME,SPRINGER, SCIENCE DIRECT,J GATE
DATABASES ASTM Digital Library , J - Gate , McGraw - Hill

Objectives of the Library

To procure, process and disseminate the information to all the users of the library.

To help students and staff in their curriculum activities.

To help the students in obtaining knowledge for their better future.

To save the valuable time of all the users

About Circulation

Circulation Section handles the Front Desk operations of the library and is very important because it is the first contact point for faculty and users to the library. Efficient functioning Circulation Desk leaves a lasting impression on the user and hence it is very important section of the library.

Major Activities of the Section are:

1. Issue and returns of Learning Resources (Primarily Books).

2. Attending the User's query for effective interpretation of library rules and regulations.

3. Registration of new Members and issue of barcode Generated ID Card for Users.

4. Inter Library Loan Service.

5. Operation of “Circulation Module” of Library Management Software SLIM ++. Maintenance and updatation of all data related to users at Circulation desk in SLIM ++ software.

6. Sending Reminders to overdue documents users.

7. Display of Books during Seminars/Workshops.

8. Maintenance of Compendiums.

9. Correspondence & No Due issuing.

10. Library Orientations/Information Literacy.

11. Assisting the users for accessing OPAC and Reference.

12. Assigning Library Staff duties for Saturdays/Sundays.

Issue/Return procedure

Issue/Return of library materials is the routine operation of any library. Proper flowchart/sequence of activities to be followed to issue and receive the library books is defined as followed:

While Issuing Book:

Quickly glance the book for any damage.
Enter details into Issue Database (using Barcode Scanner).
Issue books using SLIM software.
Print issue slip .
Handover the books/Passbook to the user.

While receiving the books:

Quickly glance the book for any damage.
Check Due dates for necessary action.
Cancel the entries from user Account in SLIM.
Return books.
Send them to Stack for Shelving.

Loan Criteria/Borrowing entitlements for faculty/Students/Admin

Documents that Can and cannot be borrowed

Books that can be borrowed:

Books from the Lending section be borrowed.
CD ROMS, DVDs a can be borrowed for a period of one day.

Books that cannot be borrowed:

Journals Bound Volumes, Loose issues of journals and the latest available issue of the magazines are to be referred within library premises and are not available for issuing out.
Dissertations/Project Works submitted by SPCE Students are not issuable.

Renewals/Reservations and Over Due/Fines

Books can be renewed for another same term if there is no demand on them. The renewal must be made on or before the due date.
There will be a overdue charge Re.5/- per day per book.

Loss or Mutilation of documents by Students

Library materials are to be handled with care.
If a book is lost or mutilated beyond usable condition, then the book has to be replaced with the same or latest edition of that book.
If the book is out of print, then same book should be replace by Xerox copy with leather binding and golden embossing, if original copy is not available for Xerox then five times the cost of the book has to be paid to the library.
If the book is reported (in writing) as lost/ misplaced, the overdue charges are not levied in such case from the date of report until the same is replaced(it must be resolved within two months).

Theft/Misuse of Library resources:

The theft or abuse of Library resources like books, journal issues, reports, and dissertations will be viewed very seriously.
Each case will be examined to ascertain its genuineness and the matter will be reported to the LAC/Principal for further action.

Membership
Sr.No. Category of Users No. of Books Issue Issue Period(Days)
1 . Faculty 10 60
2 . Ad hoc Faculty /Visiting Faculty 02 30
3 . Administrative Staff 02 15
4 . Ph.D. Students 03 15
5 . M.E. Students 03 15
6 . U.G. Students 02 07
7 . Institutional Membership 05 30
About Cyber Library

The SPCE Library has set up Cyber Library with over 15 Pentium computers working in a networked environment through connectivity provided by Hathway and Syscon using 40 Mbps High Bandwidth Leased Line. The Online full text databases like, Springer, Science Direct, IEL, ASCE, ASME, J-Gate E-Journals and Pearson, McGraw-Hill, TMH, Proquest, ASTM E-books Link, In addition, facilities like Web Opac, NPTEL online lectures and digital library will also be accessible to the scholars.

Salient features of SPCE Cyber Library:

Cyber library in a networked environment with 15 computers using a dedicated 40 Mbps leased line.
Open Monday to Friday from 9.30 to 5.30pm.
Both reading and computing facilities.
Access to full text online journals through and other library e-resources.
IP based Web Cameras for surveillance to enhance security of the library resources.

Cyber Library-Acceptable Use and Code of Conduct:

1. Do Not Connect Your Mobile To Computers.
2. Do Not Install Any Software Without Prior Permission Of Librarian.
3. Do Not Download Movies OR Songs.
4. Do Not Remove LAN Cord, Keyboard And Mouse From The Computers.
5. Do Not Save Any Document On The Desktop.
6. Kindly Scan Your Pen Drive, CDs OR DVDs Before Use.
7. Keep Your Mobile On Silent Mode.
8. Eatables are not allowed inside the Cyber Library.
9. Take Care Of Your Own Belongings.
10.Turn Off The Computer After Your Work Is Completed.
11. All Drives Will Be Formatted after Every 15 Days by IT team Without Any Intimation.
12. Library will not be Responsible For Any Data Loss.
13. Kindly Co-operate With IT Team For Minimum Downtime Of The Computers.
14. Please Inform to Librarian in Case Of any Computers Problem.
15. Please Keep The Cyber Library Clean.
16. Keep Silence In Cyber Library.

Special Collection under Book Bank Scheme for SC/ST category students

This is a Semester – based scheme.

A student must be a member of the library to avail this facility.

A student has to apply in the prescribed form, available in the Central library or can be download from central library website.

The books available under this scheme are displayed book bank section.

Students have to enclosed attested copies of parent’s Income certificate/ Pay slip, Mark list, caste certificate, cast validity certificate.

Book will be issued availability for the period of one year.

The book must be returned on or before last day of his / her theory examination of each semester.

Eligible student’s list will be displayed on notice board.

Extra books available in this scheme may be issued to the remaining applicants irrespective of their parent’s income and caste, at the discretion of the authority.

Reference Service

Library houses all important reference sources like Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, handbooks and Manuals, Statistics, Yearbooks. The collection ranges from general to subject specific sources. All the reference sources are housed in the Reference section. Users can also contact staff on duty for any assistance. Library also has access to online reference sources which may be accessed from the library as well as college website. SPCE library also has institutional membership of IIT, Mumbai library and INSDAG. (Institute of Steel Development And Growth).


NPTEL Videos

NPTEL is an acronym for National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning which is an initiative by seven Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT Bombay, Delhi, Guwahati, Kanpur, Kharagpur, Madras and Roorkee) and Indian Institute of Science (IISc) for creating course contents in engineering and science.These lectures have been purchased from NPTEL and made available by SPCE Ce ntral library through dedicated server and in-house user friendly interface. The access is available via link http://nptel.spce.ac.in.


Photo Copy

Users can get photo copy of the required library material only for educational purpose from central library Xerox machine by paying nominal charges.


Wifi Network

SPCE central library provides Wi-Fi network to its users. To avail this facility students will have to fill agreement form available at Xerox center or can be downloaded from central library website.


Article Indexing

Research articles published in print version subscribed by SPCE library are indexed through Library Management Software system and are preserved for future references. This database is available to our users through Web OPAC.


Web OPAC

An online public access catalog (often abbreviated as OPAC or simply library catalog) is an online database of materials held by a library or group of libraries. Users search a library catalog principally to locate books and other material available at a library. SPCE Central Library is computerized with the help of Library anagement software called SLIM. Library catalogue created by SLIM software is available at http://spcelibrary/w27. Students can search the required books in the library as well as status of any library material


Scheme & Syllabus

Contact Us

Librarian, Central library,
Sardar Patel College of Engineering,
Munshi Nagar, Andheri(W), Mumbai 400 058.
E - Mail : librarian@spce.ac.in.
Phone : 022-26232192.
Ext. : 209.

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