Param Poojya Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Smarak Samiti's

Dr. Ambedkar College

Deeksha Bhoomi, Nagpur


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Learning Resource Center

About Library

Dr. Ambedkar College of Arts, Commerce, Science & Law is a premier Educational Institution in the city of Nagpur. The college was established in the year 1964 under the aegies of Param Poojya Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Smarak Samiti, Deeksha Bhoomi, Nagpur. The college has the privilege of being situated on the holy “Deeksha Bhoomi” , were “Dhamma Chadra” , an emblem of our national aspiration and the symbol of the best in human being, was set in motion on 14 th Octomber, 1956. The journey began with Arts and Commerce; Science and Law faculties were introduced in stages later. Today the college has a voluminous strength of more than 3500 students.

Initially, the library had 991 books which was not even a mean number at all but an unique pioneer step taken to cater needs of various faculties again with a major number of 60011 books at present and growing…able to cater all academic needs of every course in the institution.

The Library is situated on the first floor of administrative wing and besides the academic progress of the students, it aims to provide optimum help to lay special emphasis on extra – curricular activities and sports events which is the core eoncern of the college.

Faculties Year Books
Arts & Commerce Faculty1964–65991
Science Faculty1969-706141
P.G Deptt.of Commerce1982-8319891
Deptt. of Law1984-8524324
P.G Deptt.of English1994-9536576
P.G Deptt.of Economics1994-9536576
P.G Deptt.of Marathi1997-9839769
P.G Deptt.of Chemistry2002-0340982
P.G Deptt.of Computer Science2003–0448415
B.Sc Bio-Technology2006–0751086
Biochemical Genomics (pharmacogenomics) & B.C.A 2008-0953143
MSc Biotechnology2009–1459101
Biochemical Genomics2010–1160011
P.G. Deptt. of Physics2013 – 2014 To 2016 - 201760011


  • Central Library-The Central Library houses all the major Reference, Text Books, Journals, Magazines, Period
  • Core Library-The Core Library operates in separate departments and student can Issue books from there too
  • Classification Scheme- Dewey Decimal

Technological Upgrade

  • Library Software–SOUL 2.0-

    The Library now boasts of INFLIBNET, U.G.C,software ‘SOUL2.0’, Which allows a hassle-free search,location and status of any book in the Central Library

  • OPAC (Online Public Access Catalouge)
  • Internet Facility for all students & Staff
  • Educational CDs
  • e-Resources
  • CCTV (Closed Circuit Television System)
  • The Braille’s Corner- (Audio Book Reader with headphone)
  • JAWS for Windows Talking Software for Blind Students
  • Dr. Ambedkar College Institutional Repository
  • BarCoding
  • Reprographic Service
  • Lift facility for Physically Handicapped Students
  • Zazz
  • Web OPAC
Total Area 54X82 4423 Sq
Reading Room 54X82 1242 Sq
Stack Room 45X35 1575 sq
Reference Section 45X11 495 sq
Circulation Section 48X10 480 sq
Store Room & Staircase 54X11.7 631 sq
  • Original Copy of Indian Constitution
  • Assembly Debates
  • Pest Controlling for Books Preservation
  • Fire Prevention
  • CCTV Coverage
  • Electrical Maintenance (Main Switch Control)
Seating Capacity150
Vacuum Cleaner01
Server (DUAL CORE)01
Pentium (P4)09
Client (P4)02
Periodical Display stand03
Samsung (ML1610)01
Colour (hp-3535)01
Bar-code Printer01
Telephones (Intercom)01