SIMS Library


About Library

SIMS Library is spread over 390.17 sq mt with the seating capacity of 96 persons. Library is divided in three areas i.e stack area, reading room and discussion area. Open carrels are provided in stack area and reading hall for individual study. Library has comprehensive collection in management and its related subjects. The Library is open to students, faculties of organization, researcher and other individual users.

The library has subscribed to E-resources such as Prowess, EIS and EBSCO etc. to access information in support to students, teaching and research and to enhance scholarly communication.

Library Timing

Days

Library hours

Issue –Return

Monday – Saturday

8.30 am to 10.30 pm

10.00 am to 8.30 pm

Sunday

10.00 am to 6.00 pm

no issuing

Examination days

8.30 am to 1.00 am

-

Library hours are subject to change and all changes will be notified through email from time to time.

General Rules

  1. While entering the library users should keep their personal belongings like textbooks, issued books, personal copies, magazines, newspaper, laptop bags etc. on the bag racks. Users can carry their laptops in reading areas. Users are responsible for all personal possessions including wallets, mobiles etc.
  2. Always carry your identity card when you visit library, failing so may forbid from entering the library.
  3. Use of mobile inside the library is prohibited.
  4. Books and other materials taken for reference should not be re-shelved. The readers should leave the material on the table. Remember that book misplace is book lost.
  5. Readers should not mark / tear/misuse/damage the reading material/library property. If found so he/she will be charge for replace/pay full value for the loss and may lead to debar from library.
  6. The Librarian has the power to cancel the membership or refuse the entry/admission of any member who violate the rules and regulations of the Library or involve in any kind of misconduct.

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Fee Structure

The student, staff, faculty and research scholar of Symbiosis International University are member of SIMS Library. SIMS alumnus and visiting faculty can apply to the Director, SIMS for paid membership. Temporary membership is available for outsiders interested in referring SIMS Library at the approval of the director. The exceptional outside member (temporary membership) will be eligible for availing library services as recommended by the Director.

Membership

Refundable Deposit (Rs.)

Fees

Borrowing Facility

Books

Periodicals

Days

Alumni

2500/-

1000/- (annual)

1

0

15

Visiting Faculty

500/-

250/-

(annual)

2

0

 

30

Reading Hall

0

500/- (monthly)

0

0

0

Reading Hall Membership

is a temporary membership for individuals, other than Symbiosis International University, interested in using Library reading hall only. The membership is valid for 3 months only. Member interested in continuing shall apply again. Members shall carry their own material for study. These members are not eligible for borrowing facility.

Case base Membership

is a temporary membership. The fees may vary according to requested usage of Library services and as recommended by the Director.

Rules for the Members

  1. Members should always carry Membership Card issued by the Library.
  2. Members should adhere to the dress code of the institute.
  3. Reading Hall Members should carry their own material for study.
  4. Library will terminate the member in case of misbehavior / violation of rules.

Services



Category

Borrowing Facility

 

Books

Periodicals

Days

Students

3

1

15

Permanent Faculty

20

5

180

Visiting Faculty

5

5

30

Other Symbiosis Faculty

5

1

30

SIU PhD Scholars

2

0

30

Alumni

1

1

15

Reading Hall Members

0

0

0


  • Student should carry their ID card for availing borrowing facility.
  • Books which are labelled / stamped as reference books are not for borrowing.
  • Library is authorized to declare/hold certain books as reference material according to the demand. The book may not be labelled as Reference material.
  • Old loose issue of magazines only can be borrowed. New/Latest issues and back volumes are for reference only.
  • Borrowing period for particular material can shrink according to the demand.
  • Number of books issued under book bank system may vary from semester to semester.

All e-resources are accessible through SIU Library Portal only.

E-Journal

E-books

Industry database

EBSCO

Pearson (SIU)

CMIE – Prowess

Emerald

McGrawhill

CMIE – Capex

Sage

Sage

Capitaline

ScienceDirect

Himalaya

Bloomberg (available in complab)

JSTOR

Pearson (SIMS)

 

Taylor & Francis

 

Market Research

Wiley

Economic

Forst & Sullivan

Publishing India

CMIE – Economic Outlook

 

 

CMIE – State of India

Case Studies

Citation

 

Harvard Business & Ivey Publishing

Scopus

Research

Emerald Emerging Market

WebofScience

Sage Research Methods

 

Maratha Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Agriculture

https://www.mcciapune.com/

The Chamber has always functioned under three main pillars - Advocacy, Skill Building and Networking. Firstly, MCCIA has been championing the needs of the industry, on behalf of the industry. Secondly, owing to the intensified need for a skilled workforce, especially in the MSME segment, MCCIA has been conducting and promoting various capacity building initiatives to accelerate organisations towards a higher growth trajectory. Thirdly, MCCIA has always promoted an environment of collaboration by helping local MSMEs with key business networking, thereby enabling them to develop long-term mutually beneficial relationships.

DELNET

http://delnet.in/

DELNET has been established with the prime objective of promoting resource sharing among the libraries through the development of a network of libraries. It aims to collect, store, and disseminate information besides offering computerised services to users, to coordinate efforts for suitable collection development and also to reduce unnecessary duplication wherever possible.

AMIDSA

http://www.amdisa.org/

AMDISA is an international not-for-profit association and is a ‘Recognized Body’ of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), the inter-governmental agency. It has 261 members from the SAARC Region and beyond. Membership is available to management development networks all over the world. 

NHRD

https://nationalhrd.org/

The National HRD Network (NHRDN) is a Global Centre for Grooming Leaders and the National Apex body of professionals committed to promoting the People Development movement in the country as well as enhancing the capability of human resource professionals to compete globally, thereby creating value for society. Towards this end, National HRD Network is committed to the development of human resources through education, training, research and experience sharing. Established over three decades ago, NHRDN is an autonomous, not-for-profit, professionally managed organization, playing a catalyst role in grooming Leaders for Tomorrow. It has over 13000 members representing Multinationals, Public and Private organizations including Government, MSME and NGOs spread across 30 Chapters in India, and serves as a reference point for HR Professionals in Indian Industry.

National Digital Library

https://ndl.iitkgp.ac.in/

NDL India an initiative of Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD) through its National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (NMEICT).

The NDL India is a rich repository housing book, articles, videos, audios and all other educational and informative material on relevant subjects. NDL India offers us 24x7 integrated environment to suit a student’s requirement and is a one-stop portal for all digital learning resources. You may use the resources of digital library in the preparation of your assignments, projects and research papers. You may also download learning content from the portal.

Shodhganga

https://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/

The Shodhganga@INFLIBNET Centre provides a platform for research students to deposit their Ph.D. theses and make it available to the entire scholarly community in open access. The repository has the ability to capture, index, store, disseminate and preserve ETDs submitted by the researchers.

Journal of Applied Management - http://simsjam.net/
Journal of Applied Management – Jidnyasa (ISSN : 0976-0326) is the bi-annual management journal of Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS), Khadki Pune. The journal is a management journal which focuses on applied management. The Journal is double blind peer reviewed and is open- access. The journal is a compilation of research papers and case studies by academicians and corporate professionals. realizing this vision.

SIMSJMR - https://www.sims.edu/research_publications
SIMSJMR is an exclusive research journal for management students, an initiative by the Research Cell of Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, Pune. The idea is to encourage and inculcate the practice of research among students.

Swayam

https://swayam.gov.in/

Swayam is a programme initiated by Government of India and designed to achieve the three cardinal principles of Education Policy viz. access, equity and quality. The objective of this effort is to take the best teaching learning resources to all, including the most disadvantaged. Swayam seeks to bridge the digital for students who have hitherto remained untouched by the digital revolution and have not been able to join the mainstream of the knowledge economy.

DELNET

NPTL https://nptel.ac.in/

The National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) was initiated with the objective of enabling students to obtain certificates for courses is to make students employable in the industry or pursue a suitable higher education programme. From the enrolment to and learning from these online courses involves no cost.

Libray Staff


Ms. Dipali More
Designation : Library In-charge
Qualification: B.A, B.Lib.I.Sc, M.Lib.I.Sc
Experience: 21 years
Contact: 020-25593228
Email ID : library@sims.edu


Mrs. Vibhavi Zende
Designation : Assistant Library In-charge
Qualification: B.A, M.A, B.Lib.I.Sc, M.Lib.I.Sc
Experience: 25 years
Contact: 020-25593208
Email ID : asst.library@sims.edu


Mr. Sandeep More
Designation : Senior Coordinator
Qualification: B.Com, M.Com, PGDFT
Experience: 24 years
Contact: 020-25593208
Email ID : sandeep.more23@sims.edu


Mr. Rupesh Kadam
Designation : Library Assistant
Qualification: B.A, B.Lib.I.Sc, M.Lib.I.Sc
Experience: 3 years
Contact: 020-25593208
Email ID : library.asst@sims.edu


Mr. Prakash Gohar
Designation : Senior Office Attendant
Experience: 28 years


Mr. Jagdish Khatri
Designation : Senior Office Attendant
Experience: 26 years


Mr. Ganesh More
Designation : Senior Office Attendant
Experience: 13 years

Books

24045

International Journals

9

National Journal

19

International Magazines

5

National Magazines

27

E-journals

10

E-Books

333

Newspapers

16

Database

14

Student Projects Reports

940

CDs

1150

Back Volumes

78

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Name

Institute Designation

Position

Brig. Rajiv Divekar (Retd))

Director

Chairperson

Dr. Pravin Kumar

Deputy Director

Member

Dr. Swati Vispute

Associate Professor

Member

Dr. Mita Mehta

Associate Professor

Member

Prof. Komal Chopra

Asst. Professor

Member

Dr. Ruby Chanda

Asst. Professor

Member

Mr. Rajesh Sathe

Assistant Admin Officer

Member

Ms. Dipali More

Library Incharge

Member Secretary

Contact

Ms. Dipali More:Library Incharge br Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies (SIMS)
Range Hills Road, Kirkee Cantt, Khadki,
Pune – 411020.
Phone No. – 020 25593228 /208
Email – library@sims.edu

SIMS Library @ Glance

Books 24045
International Journals 09
National Journal 19
International Magazines 05
National Magazines 27
E-journals 10
E-Books 333
Newspapers 16
Database 14
Student Projects Reports 940
CDs 1150
Back Volumes 78