About Library

SIG library is using KOHA Open Source Library Management Systems as Library Software. The Library has a collection of Books, General Books, Reference Books, National and International Journals, peer review journals, Indian Magazines, News Papers, Geographical Maps, Student’s summer& industry project reports.

SIU has implemented KOHA integrated library Management software for all its constituent units. OPAC (Online Public Access Catalogue) of books and other reading material are accessible from any location. OPAC consists of books, print journals and magazines, KOHA Web-Opac Link - http://symbiosis-koha.informindia.co.in

Library Collection

Details of Library Resources at SIG

1 BOOKS 1058

Library Timing

Monday to Saturday   09.00 A.M. - 05.00 P.M.
Book Issue – Return 09:00 A.M. - 05.00 P.M. 
Sunday; Closed
Festivals /Holidays Closed
DuringExaminations  09.00 A.M.  - 07.00 P.M.  ( Monday to Saturday)
Reading Room Timing  09.00 A.M.  - 07.00 P.M.  ( Monday to Saturday)

Library Rules & Regulations

  1. Every person who enters the library has to sign in library entry register
  2. Students can issue 3 Books for 15 days. Library Card is a must while issuing of the book.
  3. Books returned after Due Date will be charged a fineof Rs.5/- per day.
  4. Students can issue 1 Magazine for 2 days.
  5. Faculty members can Issue 15 books for 1 month.
  6. If Library CardLost. Student has to Pay Rs.50/- for duplicate library card.
  7. Eatables are not allowed inside the Library & Reading hall.
  8. Once read please keep your Book / Magazine / News Paper at the Circulation Counter.
  9. Fine is applicable for overdue documents, damage documents, and loss resources etc. Students should pay the fine as per the library rules which are approved by library committee.
  10. If  library Book/Magazine  islost or misplace by student immediately he/she should report to the library. Whenever student report to library for lost his/her daily fine will be stop on the date of reported, else fine will be increase per day Rs.5/- as per the rule.
  11. For lost of Book/Magazine student has to replace the new book with the fine. And in case the Book or Magazine is rare/out of print, then actual cost of the book as per the Accession Register has to be paid by the student.
  12. Silence has to be observed in the library
  13. SIG Library digital contact is:  library@sig.ac.in


The student, staff, faculty, visiting faculty and research scholar of Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics arethe members of the Library. In exceptional cases an outside member (temporary membership) may be permitted to avail the services of the library as recommended by the Director, SIG Library also issues book to all staff working for Atur Centre Campus.

Borrowing Facility

Library Circulation

Category Borrowing Facility
  Books Days Periodical Days Project Days
Students 3 15 1 2 1 2
Faculty 15 30 5 15 1 7
Visiting Faculty 4 15 0 0 0 0


Online Access to E-resources:  SIU Central Library subscribes number of e-resources to fulfil the requirements of Library users 

SIU Library Portal Link   -  https://library.siu.edu.in/

List of Centrally Subscribed E-resources

Library Committee

The Library Advisory Committee of Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics has been reconstituted as under

Sr.No Name  Position
1 Dr. (Prof.) T. P. Singh, Director Chairman
2 Dr. Vidya Patkar,Deputy Director Member
3 Lt Col B. K. Pradhan Member
4 Dr. Navendu Chaudhary Member
5 Mrs. Darshana Pathak Member
6 Mr. A. B. Singh, Office Superintendent Member
7 Mrs. Shreya Chounde Member Secretary
8 Mr. Abhyankar Ishan Milind M.Sc(Geoinformatics) Member (Student)
9 The University Librarian will be invitee for  the Library Advisory Committee Meetings Dr.SangeetaPaliwal University Librarian

Library Services


LINK: http://symbiosis-koha.informindia.co.in/cgi-bin/koha/opac-main.pl

Web OPAC is an Online Public Access Catalogue which allows library users avail the services of the library using Internet. Every library member gets the access of Web OPAC where he/she can check his/her circulation history, recommend new book titles to the library, create own reading list of favorite books etc.

Library Best Services

  1. New Arrival Books list send to all the staff & Students.
  2. Display cover page new arrival book on Library Notice Board.
  3. Best users of the library list send to staff & Students.
  4. Top Circulated books list send to staff & Students.

Important Links:

  1. Koha Webopac
  2. SIU Library Portal
  3. .NDL
  4. Library feedback form

Symbiosis Institute of Geoinformatics

Library Staff – Mrs. Shreya Chounde

Contact  Number  -020-25672841 Ext. -  127

Mobile – 9011288202

Library Email –  library@sig.ac.in