Satyawati College

Ashok Vihar Phase-III,New Delhi,Delhi 110052.(University Of Delhi)





  1. Membership: The Membership of the library is open for the teaching staff, students and non-teaching staff of Satyawati College. A non-member is not admitted to the library without the special permission from the Principal, Satyawati College.

  2. Library Hours: Library remains open Monday to Saturday (except for Gazette Holidays) from 9.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. for the users.

  3. Library Membership Card: The Identify Card issued to the students from the College is also their Library Membership Card. The Books are issued to the users on the production of valid Identity Card. The number of books and the period of loan/borrowing of books for different category of members are as follows:


Member Category

No. of Books

Loan/ Borrowing Period


Teaching Staff


1 Full Semester


Non-Teaching Staff


3 Months


Teaching & Non-Teaching Staff


3 Months


Post Graduate Students


15 Days


Under Graduate Students


15 Days

  1. Loss of Library Membership Card (I-Card): A student who loses or damages his/her Identity Card shall make a written report to the Office of the College and she/he will be issued a duplicate Identity Card from the Office of the College as per College rules.  Member shall be held responsible for any misuse of lost or damaged Identity Card.

  2. Borrowing of Books: Books can be borrowed from the Library on any working day i.e. Monday to Friday (except for Gazetted Holidays) between 9.30 a.m. to 03.00 p.m. on production of valid membership card (I-Card). The Library follows open access systems, whereby, the borrowers can select the books of their choice. The borrowers will have to produce the books with the valid membership Card (I-Card) to the Counter Assistant on the Circulation Counters for the purpose of borrowing and returning of books. Before borrowing the books, the Borrowers must satisfy themselves about any mutilation or damage to the physical condition of the books, otherwise they would be held responsible for the same at the time of returning the book. The users will be required to replace the lost copy with its new copy failing which she/he will be charged the current cost of the book and in case of damaged books, the repair charges have to be borne by the user. A book issued to a library member may be reserved for borrowing by other library members by filling up the book reservation form. The Reference, and Rare Books are not to be issued and available for consultation only in the Library premises. The Librarian reserves the right to recall any book from user at any time before the due date, if the situation so warrants.

  3. Fine: If the user fails to return the book by due date, he/she will be charged a Rs. 1/- Per Volume per day. The user who repeatedly fails to return the books on due date will lose the privilege of membership.