L I B R A R Y
The IMPA has library at Main Campus Srinagar and Regional Centre Jammu containing the
following primary and secondary source material :
Reports and other Printed matter.
and News letters.
Regional News papers.
The two Libraries have 13,100 titles at Main
Campus Library Srinagar,
while at Regional Centre Jammu there are 3000 titles including
24 journals and 42 CDs to be used in Training/ Research activities.
The Library receives 15 Newsletters published by various National and
International Organizations/Institutions on complimentary basis.
The library has a rich collection of books,
Journals, Periodicals and Newspapers which provide quality information to
the faculty and trainee participants. The library information resources
is predominately related to Behavioural
Sciences, Public Administration, Rural and Urban Development planning,
Social Science, Management, Training and Research Methodology, History,
Geography & Literature etc. besides subjects of general interest.
The membership of the library is open
to the faculty, administrative staff of the institute and trainee
participants attending various training programmes.
Research Scholars from Universities also make use of the Library resources . The library has a photocopying facility
The library regularly issues circulars to inform
the members of the books etc to be
procured. Computerization of library both at Main Campus and Regional
Centre has been initiated. The System for procurement of books etc. has
been streamlined and made very transparent. The IMPA library at Main
and Regional Centre, Jammu
provide support to the varied and growing number of training programmes, research and other academic activities of
To orient the library staff to the latest developments
in the field of library and information science, staff members are
deputed to professional conferences and training programmes.