Library Department


          The Library of Jijamata Arts College, Darwha established in the year 2001.Since then library has made consistent progress in terms of collection of books, periodicals, services and infrastructure provided.

          Our library is a storehouse of knowledge, where various sources of information are available for the students and the teachers. To enhance the quality and knowledge for the overall development of the students the library continuously works hard through various ways. It is a center of academic activities, enriched with reference books, journals, newspapers, bound volumes, CD-ROM, and computer assisted knowledge gaining sources like internet etc. We allow open access to the collection and encourage students to browse through the stacks.Since its establishment; it has contributed substantially to the overall development of the college in accordance with the principles set by our parent institution "NavsanjivanShikshanprasrak Mandal".


  • To provide a forum for discussing library and information needs and expectations of the faculty and the students.
  • To ensure a balanced growth of the library in line with the overall development of the College and to represent the interests of the Library in various decision-making groups.
  • To provide an opportunity to faculty and students to raise and discuss initiatives towards the growth of library and information services and the functioning of library.
  • Giving a helping hand to enhance the knowledge.
  • To inspire and encourage regular student.
  • To achieve social commitment as a center of higher education.
  • Students gets chance to get employment for using library.
  • Helping eliminate unemployment.
  • Inculcate reading culture on every user of the library.

Library Staff

Sr. No. Name of Staff Designation Qualification Experience
1 Mr.Rajesh S. Gedam Librarian M. L. I. Sc., M.Phil., Ph.D. 10 Yrs.
2 Mr.Satish R. Sartape Library Attendant H.S.C 13 Yrs

Library Advisory Committee

1 Dr. A. P. Jadhao Principal Chairman
2 Prof. Ramdhan U.Hire Asst. Professor Member
3 Prof. Purushottam R.Bande Asst. Professor Member
4 Prof. Rajesh S. Gedam Librarian Secretary

Providing Information Resources

Jijamata Kala Mahavidyalaya college library has following information Resources available for its user community.

1 Total No. of Books 3668
2 Total Reference Book 1128
3 Text Book 1429
4 Other Reading Materials 1111
5 Total No. of Title 2520
6 No. of Journals & Magazine 17
7 No. of News Papers 06
8 No. of CD & CD-ROMs 31 CD/18 Rom
9 Special Collection GiftedBookfromBalirajya
Chetana Abhiyan samite, Collector office,Yavatmal

Personnel Profile

Name Mr.Rajesh S. Gedam
Education M.L.I.Sc, M.Phil
Date of Birth 10 May 1982
Joining Date 01/07/2009
Mobile No 9595979195

Library Profile