Library of Symbiosis School of Biological Sciences (SSBS) (formerly School of Biomedical sciences) came into existence with the establishment of SSBS in 2011. SSBS Library situated in Symbiosis Institute of Technology (SIT) premises. It plays a very vital role in provision of learning resources for academics and research. It is one of the liveliest places on the campus providing a comfortable and friendly environment that enables learning and advancement of knowledge, and promotes discovery and scholarship. The collection of books, journals, e-journals, reports and other reading resources are adequate for not only domain specific resources but for also general resources. Books and other resources are regularly augmented and online access to all premier journals as well as full-text & bibliographic databases available in the field of Biotechnology, Nutrition and Dietetics are provided to faculty, staff and students. The library uses KOHA, the web centric library management software. It offers a range of services including reference and consultation, membership, circulation, document delivery, resource sharing, information alert, bibliographic and digital library services to the library members.
The main objective of the library is to support the educational & research programmes of the Institute by providing physical & intellectual access to information, consistent with the present & the anticipated educational & research functions of the institute.
|Monday to Friday||09.00AM - 08.00PM|
|Saturday||09.00AM - 05.00PM|
|Issue - Return||09.30AM - 04.30PM|
|Festival / Holidays||Closed|
|During Examination||09.00AM - 08.00PM (Monday to Sunday)|
|During Vacation||09.00AM - 05.00PM (Monday to Saturday)|
Circulation SectionStacks books which can be issued to the students and staff. Reference SectionThe Library maintains a separate reference collection consisting of encyclopaedias, dictionaries, handbooks, CD -ROMs, etc. Periodical SectionIt`s displays the latest volumes of International and National journals and Magazines. Reading HallSpacious and well lit reading hall with 150 seating capacity. The reading space has been provided where students are allowed to carry their personal books however they are not allowed with their personal books into the main reading area of the library.
SSBS Library plays an important role in the development and functioning of the institute by acting as an information resource centre. It serves the interest of different constituents of the institute. A Library Advisory Committee has been formed to cater to the teaching, learning and research needs of the students and the faculty.
The members of the Library Advisory Committee are :
|1.||Dr. Vinaykumar Rale||Director|
|2.||Dr. Anuradha Vaidya||Deputy Director|
|3.||Mr. Anup ThakurSr.||Office Superintendent|
|4.||Mr. Rahul Deokate||(Member Secretary) Assistant Library Incharge|
|5.||Dr. Sunil Saroj||Associate Professor|
|6.||Dr. Satyajeet Khare||Assistant Professor|
|7.||Dr. Arti Muley||Assistant Professor|
|8.||Mrs. Radhika Hedaoo||Assistant Professor|
|9.||Ms. Geeta Sharma||Student Representative|
|10.||Ms. Joyleen Fernandes||Student Representative|
The members (Users) of Library are expected to observe the following rules. It shall help the Library in proper and efficient functioning and also it shall help the other members (users) of the Library.
* The library always welcomes the innovative ideas and suggestions from the users *
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