Shri Bhairavnath Shikshan Prasarak Mandal's

Shri Bhimashankar B.Ed. College,
Landewadi, Tal: Ambegaon, District Pune Pin: 410503
ISO 9001:2015 Certified Institute,
Approved by NCTE, Recognised by Government of Maharashtra,
Affiliated to Savitribai Phule Pune University

About APIMR Library

The library started along with the institution in the year 2009 with an integrated automation system MKCL’s “Libreria Library Management System”. It is one of the important resources centers of the institute serving both, students as well as the faculty of the institute. It has a well-equipped library collection nearly 3797 volumes of choice books in various management subjects and general reading materials.

The library subscribes 24 periodicals in print. The Digital Knowledge Centre has been established in order to enable the users to browse the Databases, e-journals, e-learning materials and Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC). This facility is available in the intranet of this campus.

Subscribed National & International Journals

Sr. No. Name of Journals
1. lndian Journal of Training & Development
2. lndian Journal of Marketing & Human Resource Development
3. Journal of Digital Marketing
4. South Asian Journal of Management
5. Journal of Rural Development
6. Finance lndia
7.lnternational Journal of information Technology and Management
8. lnternational Journal of Marketing and Finance
9. lnternational Journal of Entrepreneurship and Management Research
10. lnternational Journal of Business Analytics and Intelligence
11. lnternational Journal of Decision Sciences (IJDS)
12. lnternational Journal of Research in Management, Economics & Commerce


Subscribed Resources

DELNET (Database)

DELNET has been established with the prime objective to promote sharing of resources among the libraries by developing a network of libraries, by collecting, storing and disseminating information and by offering computerized services to the users. website :-

National Digital Library (NDL) Open access Website :-


Open Access Resources


Sr. No. Open Access Resources of E-Journals Website
1.IIMA – Indian Institute of Management Ahamadabad
2. IIM Indore - Indian Institute of Management Ahamadabad
3. NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repositorytd
4. SpringerOpen
5. Elsevier Open access journalsElsevier Open access journals
6. SAGE Open access journals
7. Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
8. HighWire Free Online Full-text Articles
9. Hindawi Open Access journals
10. The European Association for Signal Processing (EURASIP) Journals
11. Institute of Physics electronic journals (IOP) -
12. Digital Library Of The Commons Repository
13. The Royal Society Journals
14. OMICS International Open Access Journals
15. ARPN Journal of Science and Technology
16. All Academic


Sr. No. Open Access Resources of E-Books Website
1.University of Pennsylvania
2. Project Gothenburg
3. Free e books
4. Free Tech books
5. Campus books
6. University of Virginia; e-book Library
7. NAP Open Book
8. Internet public Library
9. Direct Text book
10. e-books
11. e-books Palace
12. Electronic Library of Mathematics

E-Theses and Dissertations (ETDs)

A dissertation or thesis is a work submitted in support of candidature for a under graduate, master's degree, or doctorate degree respectively, which presents the author's research and findings.

Electronic versions of theses and dissertations are called ETDs. ETDs replaced paper theses and dissertations and it can be similar to their paper predecessors in that they may have figures, tables, footnotes, and references. Links are given below:

Sr. No. Open Access Resources of Theses Repository Website
1. Shodhganga
2. DART-Europe
3. LSE Theses Online
4. DSpace@Cambridge
6. Open Thesis
7. Dyuthi Digital Repository
8. USU Institutional Repository
9. KrishiKosh (कृषिकोष )
10. EThos: e-theses online service
11. ISIM Dissertations
12. Open AccessTheses and Dissertations
13. Shodhgangotri

Resources of rare collection

Sr. No. Open Access Resources of Rare Collection Website
1. Rare Books Society of India
2. Archives & Manuscripts at the Bodleian Library
3. Editage Insights
4. The DMMapp (Digitized Medieval Manuscripts App)
5. SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition)
6. Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library
7. opensource.com
8. Parliament digital library (PDL)

Open Access Institutional Repositories

Sr. No. Open Access Resources of Institutional Repositories Website
1. DSpace@MIT
2. eGyanKosh- a National Digital Repository
3. DSpace Repository @ IIMK

Open Access Courseware


NPTEL is a program funded by MHRD, Govt. of India under the National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (NMEICT) to enhance the quality of engineering education in the country by developing curriculum based video and web courses. This is being carried out by seven IITs and IISc Bangalore as a collaborative project. Website:-

In the first phase of the project, supplementary content for 129 web courses in engineering/science and humanities have been developed. Each course contains materials that can be covered in depth in 40 or more lecture hours. In addition, 110 courses have been developed in video format, with each course comprising of approximately 40 or more one-hour lectures. In the next phase other premier institutions are also likely to participate in content creation. The NPTEL project, receives its funding support through the National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology (NMEICT) since the year 2009.

e-Paper Gallery

Sr. No. News Paper Name Link
1. Times of India
2. Indian Express
3. Sakal
4. Lokmat
5. Loksatta
6. Maharashtra Times
7. Pudhari
8. Kesari
9. Samana
10. Prabhat
11. Navbharat Times
12. The Hindu
13. Sakal Times
14. Employment News

Sr. No. Name Link
1. CSIR (Council of Scientific & Industrial Research)
2. UGC (University Grants Commission)
4. DTE Maharashtra
5. Savitribai Phule Pune University.
6. SPPU Syllabus
7. SPPU Question papers
8. MPSC (Maharashtra Public Service Commission)
9. UPSC. (Union Public Service Commission)
11. Government of Maharashtra

Library OPAC -

Library Working Time

Monday to Sunday at 10 am To 4:30 pm