Shaheed Bhagat Singh College
(University of Delhi)

Accredited by NAAC with A Grade

Library : Knowledge and Learning Resource Centre

The Shaheed Bhagat Singh College Library is one of the most important constituent of SBSC which started functioning right from the inception of the college. Over a period of last 4 years it has transformed itself into a fully Automated Knowledge and Learning Resource Centre by leveraging extensively with all modern information and communication technologies and CCTV based Security System.

Physical Infrastructure

It is spread across 3 floors, however, at present 2 floors are functional with total seating capacity of 180 seats in reading halls on first and second floors of the library, along with the stacks. For improvement of general ambience and aesthetics of library building library undertook major renovation work of first floor of the library in 2010, to give a face lift to its physical infrastructure and facilities. The physical infrastructure of first floor of library consisting of furniture, book racks, circulation counter, property counter and reference section have been renovated which gives the library completely organized and high tech look. For the purpose of providing better facilities to users particularly faculty and research scholars, library has also allocated an exclusive area for e-resource centres for faculty members with provision of comfortable furniture like sofas, round tables and improvised lighting, air-conditioning, etc. Library also has an E-resource centre for students is also enabled with 3G Wi-Fi high speed internet connectivity.

Renovation Plans in Progress

The proposal for renovation of Second and Third floor of the library has recently been approved by the Building Committee and the Governing Body so as to transform it into a fully equipped and congenial knowledge and learning resource centre. This renovation work will involve complete revamping of the Second and Third floor of the library along with complete Air-Conditioning of Reading Halls and an Audio-Visual Section.

Rules and Regulations

  1. Entry to Library is permitted on production of bar-coded library card issued by the library.
  2. Bags and Mobile Phones are not allowed inside Library.
  3. Library cards are non-transferable.
  4. Library is a No Smoking Area.
  5. Complete silence is to be observed.
  6. Library issues 4 Books to Under Graduate and 5 Books to Post Graduate students for a period of 10 days.
  7. A late fine of Re. 1/- per day is charged for books returned after due date.


Mon- Sat 8.30 am to 4.30 pm