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The IGIDR library is rapidly building up to be one of the leading professional research and reference libraries in the country. All bibliographic details of books, journals and CD-ROM databases are accessible through the campus-wide Ethernet network. The library has over 40,000 printed documents, and it subscribes to over 460 national and international journals. It has established contacts with over 100 national and international organizations for exchange of the Institute’s publications and inter-library loan arrangement.

The library of the Institute aims to be a leading research library in the fields of development studies, development economics, energy and environmental studies, general economics and Indian economy. It also aims to build a comprehensive collection of back volumes of journals in the field of Economics and related areas.

IGIDR library caters to the institute’s research and teaching activities. However, it is open to other academic users for reference. Visitors are requested to bring an official letter from their librarian. For further information, please contact the Chief Librarian( pujar@igidr.ac.in) .

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Working Hours

For reference 8:00 A.M. TO 12:30 A.M. *
Issue/Return of books 9:30 A.M. TO 05:00 P.M.

For reference 8.00 A.M. TO 12.30 A.M.*
*Closed during 1:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. and 8:45 P.M. to 9:30 P.M.

The circulation counter will remain closed on all Saturdays, Sundays and National holidays.