Defence Institute of Advanced Technology, Pune


Established u/s 3 of the UGC act 1956. 

MHRD, Government of India  has placed DIAT (DU) in Category 'A' Deemed University  & 'NAAC' and NBA Accredited

(An Autonomous Organization, Department of Defence Research & Development, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India)



Dr. Sangayya S Sirurmath
Dr. Sangayya S Sirurmath
M.L.I.Sc., M.A., M.Com., PGDLAN., Ph.D
University Librarian
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Academic Experience :
  • 25 Years
  • University Librarian & Head, Information Centre & Library, DIAT (DU), Pune.
  • Registrar and Finance Officer of the DIAT (DU) Pune,
  • Chief Librarian (SVP), Center for Archiving, Research and Development, Osian’s, Mumbai,
  • Librarian and Head (NICMAN) - Indian Institute of Management, Ahemdabad,
  • Chief  Librarian, XLRI-School of Management, Jamshedpur,
  • Asst. Librarian, Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur,
  • Librarian, P.M.N.M Dental College and Hospital, Bagalkot.
Professional Membership
(Life Member)
  • Indian Library Association (ILA),
  • Indian Association for Special Library and Information Center (IASLIC),
  • Bombay Science Librarians Association (BOSLA),
  • Society for Information Studies (SIS),
  • Ahmedabad Network  (ADINET),
  • Karnataka Librarians Association (KLA),
  • Management Library Network (MANLIBNET).
Awards and Honors :
  • Best Archivist-2007, Visual Art Gallery-India Hebetate Center/ Osian's-Connoisseurs of Art Pvt., Ltd. New Delhi
  • Institute Facility of the Year Award 2010, (ICL-Digital Library Project).
  • Editor and Complier of Bulletin's
    Editor, DIAT (DU) Newsletter
  • Complier of Biography and Bibliography of  Bachchanalia: The Film and Memorabilia of Amitabh Bachchan.
  • Member Board of  Studies (Gujarath University, Ahmedabad) & Tata Institute of Social Science Mumbai (2008-11)
  • Programme Director & Resources Peron for Management Development Programmes
  • Chairing the conferences
  • Resource person for UGC-Refresher Programme.

Area’s of Research :
  • Digital Library,
  • Information technology,
  • Organization and management of information system,
  • Re-engineering of library services,
  • Design and development of virtual information services,
  • Research methodology and
  • Personnel management.
Publications Total Books Journals Conference
Book Chapters Biography & Bibliography Others
55 04 03 12 13 21 02

Articles (Latest Five)

  • Sirurmath S Sangayya,. “Electroni Books: Current Market Trend” In Proceedings of 7th Annual Conference on Web Scale Library Management Systems” Organized by KLE University’s and RGUHS, KHSLA. Belagavi: KHSLA,2015. Pp.6-14. (ISBN. 9788192895502).
  • Sirurmath S Sangayya, Ningappa N Arabagonda and Shiddayya S S. “Preservation and Archiving of Digital Resources: An Overview”. In Proceedings of the International conference on” Innovative Ideas, Technologies and Services” Ed. By Sanjeev Kumar and Others. New Delhi: Pragun Publication, 2014. Pp.31-39. (ISBN 9789380397528)
  • Sirurmath, S Sangayya and Shirur, S Shiddayya “Patent Information Service for Innovation: A Strategy for Organizing Scholarly Knowledge in the Library”. InNext Generation Libraries: New Insight and Universal access to Knowledge’ Edited by B. Ramesha and B D Kumbar. New Delhi:ILA,2013. pp.220-235. (ISBN 81-85216460).
  • Sirurmath S Sangayya and Shiddayya S S. " Knowledge Resources: A Special Reference to Art Image Databases." In “Knowledge for All: Role of Libraries and Information Centres.” Ed by M.M. Koganurmath and Others. Mumbai: Sita Publication, 2008. pp.99-116.(ISBN 9788186052006).
  • Sirurmath S Sangayya. "Art and Heritage Library: A Perspective and Strategies for Improvement." In “Library and Information Science Profession in the Knowledge Society”. Ed. by M.M. Koganurmath and Others. Mumbai: Allied, 2008. pp.319-330. (ISBN 9798184242576)