Library

LIBRARY DEPARTMENT

L.T.M.G.Hospital & L.M.M.College, Sion,Mumbai-400 022

 

Library

Background History

A small Library in a telephone operator room in 1950 to a large one covering an area of over 15524.09 sq.ft. in the year 2022, is a story of progress in its resources, services and space. The LTMMC Library has a collection of 24274 Medical Books & 21,000 bound volumes. It receives about 200 periodicals yearly on various Medical subjects.

Chief Medical Librarian(I/C)
Mrs. Snehlata T. Ghule
B.A., M.L.I.Sc.

Facilities, Equipment’s & Special services

Library Facilities

  1. Reference Section – Latest editions of books & newly arrived periodicals are arranged alphabetically & made available to be read in library premises.
  2. Home Lending – Older editions of books and journals arrived before one month are issued for home reading to staff and post-graduate students.
  3. Photocopying facility – Available
  4. Inter Library Loan – Reciprocal arrangement for sharing the resources of the libraries in Mumbai is made available to students and staff of Institute.
  5. Library has a separate section for internet search
  6. Corporate Membership: Other Institutions, which have interest in referring the library material, are allowed to use the library on payment of Rs. 1500/- per year, towards, LTMM College & LTMG Hospital Department Development Fund.
  7. Three reading rooms are open for 24 Hrs.
  8. U.G. Home Lending Facility- Books are issued to undergraduate students for 15 days on nominal membership fees.

  

Library Staff Name & Designation:

Sr.No

Staff Name

Designation

1

Smt. Snehlata Tatyasaheb Ghule

Chief Medical Librarian (i/c)

2

Mr. Bharat Ramchandra Shirke

Record Assistant

3

Smt. Vidya Vijay Kedare

Record Assistant

4

Mr. Niteen Gunaji Kamble

Record Assistant

5

Smt. Lata Suresh Shirsat

Registration Assistant

6

Mr. Devendra Ghansham Khatav

Library Attendant

7

Mr. Devram Chindhu Bhangare

Library Sevak

8

Mr. Umesh Shamrao Chavan

Hamal

9

Mr. Subhash Babu Dhoble

Library Sevak

10

Mr. Santosh Balkrushna Parab

Library Sevak

11

Smt. Varsha Chhagan Chavan

Sweeper

  1. Library Holdings
  • Central Library:
  • Total Area- – 09 Sq. ft.
  • Total No. of Books – 24274
  • Bound volumes – 21000
  • Periodicals (Foreign & Indian) – 155 (130 International+25 National).
  1. Budget expenditure for Journals & Books.- Rs.3,00,00,000/-
  2. Microfilm reading facilities/Medline: Medline is available free of charge on Internet.

Meddler/Video tapes, T.V, V.C.R., V.C.P., and Audio Tapes:-

  1. Video Cassettes :- 167
  2. Audio Cassettes :- 259
  3. CD Rom :- 392
  1. Internet Facilities: - Available
  2. No. of Computer :- Total 10 Nos + 40 Nodes

Free Wi-Fi Service available.

 

  1. Whether qualified Librarian appointed: Yes
  1. Library Timings

Monday to Friday : 7.00 am to 10.00 pm

Saturday : 7.00 am to 7.00 pm

Reading facility out of route library hours:- Three Reading Rooms Open for 24 hours.

Category

Approximate Nos:

Undergraduate Students

1150

(M.B.B.S. & O.T.P.T.)

 

Post-graduate Students

520

Full-Time Teaching Staff

453

Honorary

16

Outsiders

14

 

 



Medical Databases: Four databases subscribed and available on Intranet & Remote access is also available for users having valid ID card.
  1. Clinical Key
  2. Ovid SP
  3. Up-to-date Anywhere
  4. BMJ Case Report

I ) Online Journals : More than 700 journals are available on internet through medical database .

II) Online Books: More than 1250 Books are available on internet through medical database.

  • ClinicalKey
  • Ovidsp

Location Contact Details

Address : 022-24063278
Chief Medical Librarian, 022-24063282
LTMMC & LTMGH Email : cenlib@ltmmc.edu.in
College Building, 4th Floor
Sion Mumbai- 400 022