About Library


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  • The RIT Central Library with its state-of-the-art building, hardware, software and other allied resources is fast developing into one of the finest institutional libraries in the Western Maharashtra. Its inviting architecture provides an ambience that is relaxed but modern; and space that is large yet intimate. The resources available include books on an impressive array of subjects, course specific reading material, academic journals and various digital resources. It houses sufficient reference and reading material for students and faculty from multiple disciplines.
  • RIT central library has a good collection of 86199+ volumes, 22682+ titles as well as 2204 e-books, of all engineering disciplines and management department includes more than 8278+ reference books, 416 Standards. It includes extracurricular and competitive examination books such as GATE, TOFEL, and MPSC etc. Its total investment of Rs. 5.20 crores.
  • The Central Library invested 4.87 lakhs for subscribing more than 157 print national and international journals of engineering and management.
  • It is also subscribed IET, ASME, ASCE, Science Direct, SAE, Springer, J-Gate & EBESCO.
  • E-Journals databases. Its subscription cost is more than 24 lakhs.

Central Library added print 3904 volumes and 425 titles worth Rs. 24,65,731/- and 2085 Springer E-books worth Rs. 6,29,000/- to its collection for various departments in the financial year 2016-2017.

Mission of the library:

  • To cater to the curricular, intellectual and creative information needs of teachers, students & other stakeholders by providing latest and relevant information sources.
  • To act as a resource bank by acquiring required information sources by collaborating with different libraries.
  • To promote reading habits amongst users by providing better ambiance & ease, to use library along with conducting book exhibition and online services.
  • To organize Information Literacy Programmed entitled “Know Your Knowledge Resource Centre ” for helping the RIT students to use the library more effectively.

Library Automation:

            The Library is fully automated using e-Granthalaya software. E-granthalaya is a class Integrated library system with comprehensive functionality including basic and advanced option.  All circulation process is done by barcode. The bibliographic information about the collection is made available through web OPAC.

Working Hours:

Reading Room Hours:

Sundays / Holidays            08:00 AM – 12.00 (Night)

Circulation / Library Office Hours

  • Monday through Saturday        09:00 AM – 07.00 PM
  • Monday through Saturday        09:00 AM – 12.00 ( Night) (during examination)
  • Sundays                                               11:00 AM –  06:00 PM
  • Sundays / Holidays                       09:00 AM – 12.00 ( Night) (during examination)