The Central Library supports the teaching and research programs of the Institute and provides facilities for general reading and disseminates information according to the requirement of the users. It is housed in a separate building with a plinth area of 4000 Sq. Mts. It has around 1,79,797 books, back volumes, technical pamphlets, standards, CD-ROMs, Video Cassettes, e-books etc. The total cost of the books is Rs. 8.81 Crores and it receives 110 Journals, 90 Indian and 20 Foreign at a cost of Rs. 5.91 lakhs. It also receives 2000 on-line Journals through INDEST-AICTE, NITs Consortium and NITW.
The services and operations in the Central Library are fully computerized. The database of entire Library acquisitions was created using LIBSYS software and it works under Windows XP environment. The main server is Xeon Server-Dual CPU.