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Welcome to Saraswata Mahavidyalaya,Anantapur,Soro,Balasore,Odisha,Odisha ,"EDUCATION IS NOT THE LEARING OF FACTS,BUT THE TRAINING OF THE MIND TO THINK "- ALBERT EINSTEIN



The college library contains the text books and other books for reference. The staff and the students have an easy access to the library. The library is opened during college hours of the working days.

Rules for borrowers of all categories:

1. No student can use Library or issue books without producing his/her valid Identity Card of the College and Library Card at the Library Counter.

2. A student immediately after admission into 1st year should produce his/her Identity Card of the College in the Library Counter for issue of Library card to him/her.

3. A student immediately after readmission into 2nd/3rd year of +3 class can receive his/her Library Card in the same manner after producing his/her old Identity Card of the College.

4. Students borrowing books from the library should see that the Library Card is properly filled in. They should also present the cards at the counter while returning the books. They should observe the instructions mentioned in the Library Card.

5. No book should be taken out of the library without the knowledge of the Librarian and until it has been properly entered in the 'Register' and entry attested by the borrower.

6. No person is allowed to enter inside into the Library without permission of the Librarian.

Sl No
Category of No. of
Time Borrowers
Members of Teaching Staff
1 month
Office Staff, Librarian, P.E.T
1 month
1 month
Pass students
15 Days
Honours students
15 Days
Reading Room

A well equipped reading room has been provided in the upstair of the library to cater the urgent academic need of the staff and students during college hours. The following rules are binding upon all categories of readers.

1. The reading room shall remain open from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on all working days or otherwise notified for the purpose.

2. Each student must produce Identity Card and Library Card at the time of issue of books, journals, newspaper etc.

3. Those who are not in possession of Identity card shall not be allowed to enter the Reading Room.

4. All readers must rnaintain silence inside the Reading Room. Breach of silence shall lead to expulsion of the reader from the reading room. Silence should also be maintained inside the library.

5. Anyone found tampering the books/journals/newspaper in any form shall be penalized and shall not be allowed to enter the Reading Room in future.


Water Facility, Computer, Xerox etc. are likely to work under the superivision of Asst. Librarian. All concerned users are requested to follow the notes issued by the library committee from time to time.