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BARTI    |

Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Research and Training Institute

(An Autonomous Institute of the Department of Social Justice and Special Assistance, Government of Maharashtra)


About the Department

Library, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Research and Training Institute (BARTI).BARTI has a huge Library,established in 1978 as a Public library under the GR no. UTC- 1078 A / D- 25.The Institute library has a rich collection of around 10000 books, which includes Social Justice based on Dalit Sahitya, Political Science, Economics, Literature, Law and Justice, Reference books, Periodicals and Government Documents: Rules, Annual Reports, Manuals, Handbooks and Various Committee Reports. The library possesses a good collection of titles in English and Marathi fiction, as well as biographies etc. Also we have collection of Thesis ofresearch scholarshipholder Ph D, M.Phil. students.The library has provided a 24 hrs. open study room facility in Yerawada Campus for Competitive exams student, like MPSC / UPSC, Banking Exams, Railway Recruitment and all other Government Exams.The library subscribes popular magazines and daily newspapers. The Institute library also has a membership of certain other libraries in the city (British Library)and government officers/ BARTI staff can avail the facilities of these other libraries.Library is fully computerized from year 2016 with its OPAC accessible


Library Services:

  • Book Issue-Return
  • Reference service
  • The Library offers Reading Room Staff and Student,
  • Photocopying service
  • Bibliographical service
  • Reference service
  • Referral Services
  • Current Awareness services
  • Newspaper clipping service
  • Article indexing service
  • On line search of library database
  • Audio Visual and Internet facility

Library activities:   

1.Organized library orientation programme for new users.

2.Celebrated World book day in the library, with introduction of reference books.

 New in the Library:

  • Easy to view New arrival display
  • New moveable shelf for Periodicals
  • Compact showcase for Constitution book and other rare books.
  • Trolley Display for special collection.
  • Diwali Ank for enjoy holidays with reading.

Paid Guest Membership: Guest Faculty/Government officer/Retired officers/Researchers/Ex-BARTI faculty & Staff/Ex-deputation faculty, we have started membership for student also.

*Library Guest MembershipFees: Rs.100/- per month, Deposit: 1000/- (for 2 books at a time)

*Study room fees: Rs.100/- permonth,Deposit: 500/-

Click Here for Guest Membership Form

Links for Digital library

Working Hours:

Monday to Friday, Saturday (1st, 3rd, 5th) 10.00 am to 6.00 pm

(Closed on 2nd & 4th Saturdays, Sundays & Public Holidays)

To become a member of Library , download pdf form and fill it. Filled form should be submitted in the library along with 2 photographs and documents (PAN+ Adhar copy).

Following are the different programs under the department:



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