The SCMS Pune Library, with its wide collection of knowledge resources and innovative information services, fills an essential requisite in the intellectual pursuits for our students and faculty.
The library has a sprawling space with designated areas for different sections, providing the right ambiance for reading and reflection. The library has a collection of books, print journals, magazines along with a range of e-collection material including e-journals, online databases, CD-ROM collection, etc., which are accessible through the institute's network and Wi-Fi.
The SCMS Pune library offers facilities for learning and research, which are equipped with computers and study spaces. There are also study / discussion tables which can be used for group work sessions. The library houses a Digital library inside the library premises where students and faculty members can browse varied databases such as CMIE Prowess IQ, CMIE -Industry Outlook, DELNET and centrally subscribed other online resources.
The library is fully automated using KOHA software. KOHA is a true enterprise-class Integrated Library System with comprehensive functionality including basic and advanced options. It supports full text searching with enhanced catalogue display.
A fair degree of automation has been brought in various library functions in order to make library transactions seamlessly integrated, faster and convenient. The open terrace in front of library provide ample avenues and options for refreshment, breaks and relaxation.
SCMS Pune Library is well equipped with a rich collection of books, journals, magazines and Audio Visual resources. In addition to the institutionally subscribed resources, the library users have also access to the resources of the Central library.
Print resources as on 30th November 2021
|Name of the collection||Number of the collection|
|Audio Visual Resources\CD\DVDs||1013|
Non-print resources as on 30th November 2021
|Name of the collection||Number of the collection|
|Days||Library hours||Book Issue/ Return timing|
|Monday To Friday||9:00 am to 7:30 pm||10:00 am to 1:00 pm
2:00 pm to 7:30 pm
|Saturday||9:00 am to 5:00 pm||10:00 am to 1:00 pm
2:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Library membership is given by default to all students, faculty & staff members of SCMS Pune.
Rules for Membership
|Faculty Member||10||1||For Semester|
|Visiting Faculty||2||0||For Semester|
|Constituent Institutes under the University ( Faculty & Staff)||2||0||15 Days|
Note-: Inter Institute library Loan -This facility is provided only for Constituent Institutes under the University.
The library has following sections and resources:
News room: This section helps students and the community to remain updated on daily happenings. Below is a list of newspapers, magazines and journals subscribed by the library:
|The Hindu Business Line||The Economic Times|
|Business Standard||The Hindu|
|The Indian Express||Hindustan Times|
|The Times of India||Pune Mirror|
|Magazines and Journals|
|Abhigyan||Income Tax Tribunal Decisions|
|Advances in Developing Human Resources||India Today|
|Afaqs Reporter||India Today (Hindi)|
|Asian Journal of Management Cases||International Journal of Trade in Services|
|Bike India||International Relation|
|Business India||Journal of Entrepreneur|
|Business Today||Journal of Chartered Secretary|
|Business World||Journal of Commerce & Management Thought|
|Capital Market||Journal of Creative Communications|
|Competition Affairs||Lokprabha (Marathi)|
|Competition Success Review||National Geographic Magazine|
|Corporate Professional Today||Outlook Business|
|Current Affairs||Outlook Money|
|Dalal Street Journal Magazine||Outlook Traveller|
|Digital Learning||Pearl - Peer Reviewed|
|Down to Earth||Pitch: The Essence of Marketing|
|Economics and Political Weekly||Purushartha|
|Education World||RBI Bulletin|
|Finance India||Readers Digest|
|Forbes India||Saptahik Sakal (Marathi)|
|Foreign Trade Review||Smart Photography|
|Fortune India||Tax Law Weekly|
|Frontline||The Chartered Accountant|
|General Knowledge Today||The Economist|
|Global Business Review||The Indian Banker|
|Global Management Review||The Management Accountant|
|Human Resource Development Review||Training and Development|
|IIMB Management Review||Wealth Insight|
Reading room: Reading room is a study space made available to the students with Wi-Fi facility.-
Courseware section: The courseware section provides ready reference of text books and reference material.
Reprographic Facility: Photocopying, scanning and printing services are available for the students.
Student Open Terrace: The open terrace gives a refreshing experience for students for short breaks from their intensive study. The facility is designed to provide a gathering place for students, faculty, and staff to encourage interaction and strengthen the learning environment.
Digital Library: The Digital Library provides access to institutionally and centrally subscribed various important e-resources.
AV materials can accessed from the Digital Library. This facility is for research purpose.
Discussion Tables: The discussion tables are a place where users can discuss and work together.
Reference section: The reference section houses the library's reference books. These books provide quick and accessible information on any particular topic. Reference books include materials such as dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, and style guides, among others.
Archives: The archives section houses bound volumes of journals and magazines.
Following are the e-resources subscribed by the SIU Central / Institute library.
All subscribed e-resources can be accessed through SIU Library Portal. https://www.library.siu.edu.in/
SCMS Pune Library has given library portal credential to its all user.
JAWS, Job Access With Speech, is the world's most popular screen reader, developed for computer users whose vision loss prevents them from seeing screen content or navigating with a mouse. JAWS provides speech and Braille output for the most popular computer applications on your PC. (Installed in the Digital Library)
Annual Research Journal of SCMS, Pune (https://www.scmspune.ac.in/faculty-research.php)
|Dr. Adya Sharma||Director||Chairman|
|Dr.Punit Kumar Mishra||Associate Professor||Faculty Library In-charge|
|Dr. Nitin Mahankale||Associate Professor||Faculty Member|
|Dr.Yogesh Pisolkar||Assistant Professor||Faculty Member|
|Dr. Jaysing Bhosale||Assistant Professor||Faculty Member|
|Mr. Pravin Nawade||Assistant Administrative Officer||Member|
|Mr. Divyam Agarwal||Student||Student Representative|
|Mr. Ananya Vasudeva||Student||Student Representative|
|Dr. Sangeeta Paliwal||University Librarian||Invitee|
|Dr. Ashwini Mahadik||Asst. Library In-charge||Member Secretary|
|Mr.Sagar Takawale||Sr. Library Assistant||Member Secretary|
|Ms. Hemalata Shelke||Library Assistant||Member Secretary|
|Type||Name of the Resources||Summary|
|SIU Library Portal||All subscribed e-resources can be accessed through SIU Library Portal.|
|KOHA Web OPAC Link||Web OPAC is an Online Public Access Catalogue which allows library users avail the services of the library using Internet. Every library member gets the access of Web OPAC where he/she can check his/her circulation history, recommend new book titles to the library, create own reading list of favorite books etc.|
|National Digital Library of India||NDL is a pilot project to develop a framework of virtual repository of learning resources with a single-window search facility.|
|National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning||It provides E-learning through online web and video courses in Engineering, Science and Humanities streams.|
|CEC digital media library||The Digital Media Library at CEC is a Central Repository of 200000 Educational Video Programmes produced by the Educational Multimedia Research Centres set up by UGC in the Universities and Institutions of Higher Education across the country.|
|e-PG Pathashala||A curriculum-based, interactive content in different subjects across all disciplines.|
|MathWorld||Free resource for mathematical community|
|Swayam||SWAYAM seeks to bridge the digital divide for students who have hitherto remained untouched by the digital revolution and have not been able to join the mainstream of the knowledge economy.|
|Shodhganga a reservoir of Indian theses||The Shodhganga@INFLIBNET Centre provides a platform for research students to deposit their Ph.D. theses and make it available to the entire scholarly community in open access.|
|The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)||It is an International organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations.|
|PQDT Open||Free access to full text dissertations and theses.|
|DART Europe||Provides free access to 794,059 open access research theses from 615 Universities in 28 European countries.|
|Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)||DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.|
|NISCAIR Online Periodical Repository||You can access full text articles from research journals published by CSIR-NISCAIR.|
|Indian Academy of Sciences||Free access to journals in the Science field.|
|Current Science||Published fortnightly in collaboration with the Indian Academy of Sciences, is the leading interdisciplinary Science journal from India.|
|De Gruyter Reference Global||De Gruyter group publishes over 1300 new titles each year in the Humanities, Social Sciences, STM and Law. Open Access journals, and a variety of digital products.|
|International Association for Media and Communication Research - IAMCR||Free access to journals in the field of Media and Communications.|
|OALIB||Scholarly, peer-reviewed open access journals covering all subject areas in Science, Technology and Medicine|
|Hindawi Corporation||One of the world’s largest publishers of peer-reviewed open access journals.|
|ABC Chemistry||Directory of free full text journals in chemistry.|
|Bioline International||Pioneer in the provision of open access to peer reviewed bioscience journals published in developing countries.|
|Scientific Electronic Library Online (SciELO)||Free access to scientific journal, articles from Brazil, Chile, Cuba and Spain.|
|Friends Science Publishers (IJAB)||International Journal of Agriculture and Biology (IJAB) publishes peer reviewed papers on all aspects of agriculture and biology.|
|Scientific Research Pub||Scientific Research Publishing (SCIRP) is one of the largest open access journal publishers.|
|Rare Book Society of India||The Rare Book Society of India is the first of its kind - it is a virtual space for rare book collectors and history buffs to read, discuss, rediscover and download lost books.|
|Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)||Free access to 12794 Academic peer-reviewed books and chapters from 280 publishers.|
|Project Gutenberg||Access to more than 57,000 free eBooks.You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which copyright has expired.|
|OAPEN Library||The OAPEN Library contains freely accessible academic books mainly in the area of Humanities and Social Sciences.|
|Digital Book Index||Digital Book Index provides links to more than 165,000 full-text digital books from more than 1800 commercial and non-commercial publishers, universities, and various private sites. More than 140,000 of these books, texts, and documents are available free.|
|Internet Archive||It is a non-profit digital library offering free universal access to books, movies & music and archived web pages.|
|Monographs||Open Access Publishing in European Networks||OAPEN is an initiative in open access publishing for Humanities and Social Sciences monographs.|
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1. Who can access the library e-resources?
Answer: All students, faculty, adjunct faculty, visiting faculty of SCMS Pune have access of library e-resources. SCMS Library has given access to them to SI (DU) Library Portal.
2. Can I bring a personal book /laptop to the library?
Answer: The students may use laptop in the Library, but personal books, notebooks etc. will be used in the Library reading Hall.