Shikshan Prasarak Mandal, Akola


logoAffiliated to Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University, Amravati

(Reaccredited by NAAC Grade A with CGPA 3.01)

AISHE Code: C - 42915


Department of Library and Information Centre (Establishment: 1999)

About Library

      TheShankarlalKhandelwal College library came into existence (1999) with establishment of the college with small room and small collection. But as college grew, Management has given the equal importance for the development of library. The library was shifted to new building on the 15th June 2009. The Library has named after Smt. GulabdeviNathamaljiGoenka Library who donated Rs 2,51,000 for the development.

     The college library has the central place of the intuition having 2346 sq.ft built up area. The library building is well planned on functional basis in order to rendered effective library services and considering the future development plan. The library has different section like reading room, stack room, reference section; book issue return counter.Library has been automated using SOUL 2.0 library Management System. Bar-coding of the library is under process. The library is a knowledge center which has rich resources in science, social science, management, computer science, home science and competitive exam. It covers books, reference books, E-books, Journal, Magazine, E Journals and databases. The library has special collection on Swami Vivekananda. Rotary Club Akola has donated more than 1000 books to the library.


1 To encourage the reading habit among the student.
2 To be the center point of the teaching, learning and research activity of the institution
3 To procure, organize and disseminate information in different formats
4 To provide the timeless access to information recourses through Internet


1 Our mission is to provide the right information to user at right time
2 Service with smile