Know Your Library


The Mission of the SFIT Library is to cater to the needs and interests of its academic community by providing recorded information and thought.


SFIT Library is located on the second floor. It occupies an area of 623.43 Sq.m. It consists of the main library, the reference & periodicals section, digital library, reading room and the store room.


Session: Academic
(1) Main Room: Monday to Friday 8.00 am to 6.00 pm

Saturday (1st and 5th) 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

(2) Reference & Periodicals Room: Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

(3) Digital Library: Monday to Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm

Session: Study Leave and Vacation

(1) Main Room and Reference and Periodicals Room
Monday to Friday: 9.00 am to 5.00 pm
Saturday (1st and 5th) 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

Library Closure

Lunch Hour: Monday to Saturday 1.00 pm to 1.45 pm

Holidays: 2nd and 4th Saturdays;
3rd working Saturday
All Public Holidays 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm

Library Staff

Librarian: Ms. Chinmayee Bhange
Asst. Librarian: Ms. Sucheta Prabhudesai
                        Sister Bhavya, SIC
Library Attendant: Mr. Anant Yadav

Library Memberships / Loan Privileges

Student members of SFIT will be issued Library Cards and Reference Card. Such cards will remain in force for the duration of the study years and shall not be transferable. To become a student member, one must have,

• Original fee receipt
• 3 stamp size photographs

 Late charges of Rs. 25/- will have to be paid if membership is not availed within the stipulated period of time.


(Teaching and Non-Teaching) To become a member, following must be submitted:

  • Copy of Appointment Letter

  • 1 passport size photograph

  • Employee ID (to be collected from Accounts Department)
  The card will remain in force till the period of his/her teaching.

Loan Privileges

Students: 2 documents for a period of 7 days
Toppers: First three toppers from Sem I to Sem VII are given Scholars' Cards. These cards are in addition to the Library Cards.
1st. Topper: 3 Scholars' Cards
2nd. Topper: 3 Scholars' Cards

3rd. Topper: 1 Scholars' Card

Teaching: 10 documents for a period of one semester
Non-Teaching: 5 documents for a period of one semester
Staff members pursuing higher studies are given a document loan of 5 extra books.

Services Offered

Besides the basic borrowing facilities, we offer services such as:

  1. Online Catalog (WebOPAC)
  2. Reservation / Renewals of documents
  3. Reference & Information services
  4. Inter-library loan
  5. Information Alert services
  6. Internet Access
  7. Database search (IEEE and DELNET)
  8. Newspaper Clippings service
  9. Access to IIT library, Bombay (limited to SFIT staff and students)
  10. Article Indexing
  11. Reprography (Xerox Facility for Staff and Students as copyright norms.

Library Software: LibSuite Enterprise



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