University Library Committee

Constitution of University Library Committee

i) Vice Chancellor
Dr. Rajani Gupte, Vice Chancellor
- Chairperson  
ii) Dean Academics and Administration
Dr. Bhama Venkataramani, Dean– Academics and Administration
- Member  
iii) Three Dean of the faculties, nominated by the Vice Chancellor
a) Dr. R. Raman, Dean, Faculty of Management
b) Dr. Ruchi Jaggi, Dean, Faculty of Media and Communication
c) Dr. Sanjeevani Ayachit, Dean, Faculty of Architecture and Design
- Members  
iv) Three Directors of the Constituent nominated by the Vice Chancellor
a) Dr. Shashikala Gurpur, Director, SLS, Pune
b) Dr. Ketan Kotecha, Director, SIT Pune
c) Lt. Col.(Dr.) T Vijaya Sagar, Dean, SMCW & SUHRC, Pune
- Members  
v) Three teachers (Professors/ Associate Professor) of Constituent nominated by the Vice Chancellor
a) Dr. Sammita Jadhav, Professor, SIHS, Pune
b) Dr. Manoj D Hudnurkar, Professor, SCMHRD, Pune
c) Dr. Anil Jadhav, Associate Professor, SCIT, Pune
- Members  
vi) Two external experts in the field of library science nominated by the Vice Chancellor
a) Dr.Jagdish Arora, Adviser, National Board of Accreditation (NBA),Delhi
b) Dr Daulat Jotwani, Director, Library Services, Amity University, NOIDA
- Members  
vii) Registrar
Dr. M.S. Shejul, Registrar
- Member  
viii) Two students representative nominated by the Vice Chancellor
a) Mr. Karan Mehta, JRF, SCRI
b) Ms. Aditi Vaidyanathan, B.Sc ( Liberal Art), SSLA
- Members  
ix) University Librarian
Dr. Sangeeta Paliwal, Librarian
- Members Secretary  

The Dean – Academics & Administration shall be the permanent invitee.


Functions of the University Library Committee

The committee shall have the following functions:

  1. To provide guidelines and instructions for:
    1. Proper functioning of the library
    2. Documentation services
    3. Updating the stocks
    4. Fulfilling the needs of the users and any other concerned matters
    5. any other matter related to working of library
  2. To prepare the annual budget of the library.
  3. To make proposals for the development of library.
  4. To provide the plans for modernization and improvement of library and documentation services.
  5. To recommend to the Board of Management, the fees and other charges for use of Library services by student(s) and other users.
  6. To prepare and submit the annual report on the functioning of the library to the Board of Management, at the end of every Academic Year.

Milestones and Recognition

Major Decisions Taken since 2011