G.P.Porwal Arts, Commerce & V.V.Salimath Science College, Sindagi


The college library is not a part of college but heart of the institution since 1972 with a collection of 4074 Books at present the central library of the college has very rich collection of 33735 books (volumes) and 20000 titles on various subjects like commerce, science and arts etc. Total area of the library is 3193 sq.ft.

Library Timings

On Working Days Before Exams During Exams
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM 08:00 AM - 08:00 PM

Rules & Regulations

Admission to the library is strictly against identity card, student should submit identity card whenever staff demand.
Students, Teachers and administrative staff are entitled to enroll themselves to the library.
Silence shall be strictly observed in the library, please converse in low voice and politely.
Tobacco products, smoking and electronic devices like mobile, iPads etc are strictly prohibited.
Books, journals, news papers and rare books should be used carefully and also do not mark in the library book.
Any damage to the book or to the furniture of the library has to be made good by the student.
Each student has enroll library member will be issued with three book for home.


To work with faculty in integrating information skill, knowledge of information Sources, and the use of technology in accessing needed information to strengthen their research
To provide instruction and assistance in the effective use of learning resources.
The Library intends to incorporate the latest technology and adopt user friendly approach towards students and faculty.


To help rural Student, to enrich their knowledge, to create better world for themselves.
To encourage student to read beyond the requirements of the curriculum & inculcate reading habit.
The Library intends to offer comprehensive services related to dissemination of knowledge.
To acquire, organize and update the library collection to support teaching- learning process.

Library Services

New arrival display
Photo copy (Zerox) service
E-library (To access e- resources like)
Question Bank
Journal, magazine and news paper
Faculty publication display
Internet and Wi-Fi
Access to N-list database
Separate reading room for ladies and boys
Separate reading hall for reference purpose
UGC Book Bank
CD and DVD’s

Best Practices in the Library

Displaying the newly available books list on notice board.

Providing Library information broachers.

Training to use e-resources like library OPAC, N list database and free online journals

Best library user award.

Book bank facility

Compilation of bibliography

Name of the Online Resources Links
Directory Open Access Journal(DOAJ)
Directory of Open Access Books(DOAB)
Open Directory of open access repositories(DOAR)
Pratyogita Darpana
Kanaja (Kannada)
Anupama (Kannada)
Vishwa kannada( Kannada)
Google books
NISCAIR Journals

Open E-Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) –

Open Access Theses Repository Links
LSE Theses Online
Open Thesis
Dyuthi Digital Repository
KrishiKosh (कृषिकोि )
EThos: e-theses online service
ISIM Dissertations
Open AccessTheses and Dissertations

The List of Journals/Magazines available in the Library

Sl.No Name of the Journal/Magazines
1 Sanctuary Asia
2 Yojana
3 Current science
4 Pramana
5 Indian Literature (English)
6 Indian School of Political Science
7 University News
8 Third concept
9 Down To Earth
10 Kurukshetra
11 Financial Management
12 Sankranthi
13 Spardha Chankya
14 Spardha Vijetha
15 Spardha Spoorthi
16 Sudha
17 Taranga
18 Employment News
19 Pungava
20 Arthashtra : Indian Journals of Economics & Research

Contact Details

Name: Dr.Sridevi Sindagi
Designation: Librarian
Email: sridevisindagi1991@gmail.com
Phone: 08488-222792