Kusumagraj Central Library at the K K Wagh Institute of Engineering Education & Research, Nashik (Autonomous) is privileged to support the institute in fulfilling its vision & Mission.

It strives to connect faculty and students to knowledge and thereby strengthen the aspirations on expectations of the research and teaching work at KKWIEER Nashik. The Kusumagraj Central Library, one of the largest libraries in engineering and technology in Nashik is truly a knowledge hub of the K K Wagh Educational Society.

The library is housed in an independent three-storied building with a carpet area of over 1482.2 Sq. Mt. and is located in the central part of the main building.

10k+ Number of Online E-Journals

Library Infrastructure

The floor-wise distribution of services and resources in the library is indicated below.

  • Library OPAC
  • Librarian Office
  • Book Acquisition Section
  • Audio-Visual studio/ Room
  • Check Point/Property Counter
  • Prof. In-charge Library office
  • Book Collection (at circulation counter)
  • Circulation counter/fine collection section
  • Technical Processing and Book database maintenance section
Journals & Magazine
  • Current Periodical Display
  • Issue Counter (for journals /reference books)
  • Newspaper and Photocopy unit
  • Kindle E-book reader facility
  • KIBO : Multilingual scanning and reading devices for visual imparted
  • Reading Room
  • Reference book Collection
  • Journals Back Volume Collection
  • Digital Library Unit
  • Reference Reading Room

Resource Collection

Users can access full-text journals and several important bibliographic databases on the college’s internal network. Library resources are also made available to alumni members and industry personnel.

The library has developed an excellent collection of technical books, Indian and International journals and non-book material in Engineering, Technology, Management and Social Sciences and general reading books.

It maintains a separate section for the social welfare department book bank scheme, a periodical section, bound volumes of journals, online journals, an E-book collection, compact disks and educational videos.

k+ Total Book Collection

Library Staff

Sr.No. Staff Name Designation Email Id
01. Dr. Bodke Prakash S. Librarian [email protected]
02. Mr. Nandan Manohar P. Assistant Librarian [email protected]
03. Mr. Joshi Mandar A. Assistant Librarian [email protected]
04. Mr. Patil Dipak D. Library Assistant [email protected]
05. Ms. More Sunanda A.  Library Assistant [email protected]
06. Ms. Sanap Sangeeta A. Library Assistant [email protected]
07. Ms. Kavale Pushpa V. Jr. Clerk (Library) [email protected]
08. Ms. Shinde Rupali S. Jr. Clerk (Library) [email protected]
09. Mr. Patil Dnyaneshwar S. Attendant [email protected]
10. Mr. Deshmukh Santosh V. Attendant [email protected]
11. Mr. Jadhav Sagar K.  Attendant [email protected]

The total collection of the library as on 15th May, 2024 is as follows:

Book Summary (As on 15th May, 2024)
Total Book Collection 95,714
Number of Titles 25,618
Book Collection Details
Number of Technical Books 77,557
Number of General Books 4,950
Books under Book-Bank Scheme 10,563
E-Books Details
Springer E-books 2,082
Other Complimentary E-books 550
Kindle E-Book Editions 02
DELNET -World E-book Library (core engineering books is 6,23,989) 35,00,000
Journals & Magazine Subscribed
National Journals & Magazines 103
International Journals & Magazines 46
Total 149
E-resources Subscribed
Number of Online E-resources 16
Number of Online E-Journals 13,166
Daily News Papers Subscribed 15
Digital Collection Services Offered Membership and Duration period Library Timing Membership of other Libraries Best Practices