About Library

1. About Library :

           “A room without books is like a house without windows”. Library is considered as the nucleus of the academic activities. The intellectual pursuit in any academic institution will certainly be affected by inadequacy of library facilities. Considering this view in the year 1998, library started functioning only with 240 books covering area of 1200 sq. ft. having sitting capacity of 60 persons. Umiya Arts and Commerce College Library exist to support undergraduate and post graduate teaching and research in the field of Arts and Commerce. Having a specialized collection in the area of Arts And Commerce and its allied areas, library pursue higher value of knowledge, creativity, wisdom and empowers its users to be connected with literature published/available in the field through its collection and networks.

           To extend electronic Facility and with a Mission to promote online learning and project/ Assignment work Umiya Arts and Commerce College for Girls providing facility of Laptop Library to the Final Year students from the year 2019-20. We have 15 Laptops which can be borrowed by Students/Faculties for the duration of 15 days.

Mission :

           Umiya Arts and Commerce College for Girls Library is committed to providing quality service and an excellent collection of materials to support the mission & goals, educational and research needs of students, faculty and staff in support of the college for diverse curriculum.

Vision :

           The library is the heart of UACCG’s intellectual ambitions and the first source for information where student’s needs are library’s to priority, faculty find the resources essential for their teaching and researches, and students graduate with the realization that the library is indispensable.

Library Membership :

           Library membership is extended to all students, faculty members and staff upon joining the institute, without any enrollment fees. The Alumni too can continue usage of library with only Rs. 200/- p.a.as fees.

Library Hours :

During academic day
7:30am to 6:00pm
7:30am to 1:00pm
7:30am to 1:00pm

*Library is accessible to all 24*7 all the year round.

About Collection :

  • Total Books – 13,506
  • E- Books – 534 ( Free Download on online )
  • Journals – 38 ( National and International )
  • Magazines – 14
  • Faculty Minor Research Project – 05
  • Newspaper – 09
  • Reference Sources like Encyclopedia, Dictionaries, Year Book, Atlas
  • N-List Subscribed since 2012-2013
  • Library Software - Yes ( SOUL 2.0 )
  • Laptop - 15

Borrowing Privileges :

User Category No. of Books Duration
Students 01 14 Days
Faculty Members 15 1 Year
Staff Members 05 6 Months

Library Committee :

  • Principal : Dr.Sangeeta Ghate
  • Librarian : Mistry Shilpa
  • HOD of all Subjects