The State Planning Board Library is a leading research and reference library in the area of development studies, gender studies, industry and general

economics. Its primary aim is to facilitate creation of new knowledge through acquisition, organization and dissemination of knowledge resources and

providing value added services.


Collection development, organisation and preservation of books, journals, reports and e-resources on all subject areas related to Planning and


Content Identification and database development

Circulation of books and Journals

Preparation of bibliographies on specific subjects from the computerized database

Indexing and abstracting of journals

Resource sharing and Inter- library loan with other libraries

The library is equipped with all modern facilities, with centrally air conditioned and its operations are fully automated with LAN connectivity and LCD

screens for viewing documentaries.

Library Collection



Government Publications




Bound Volumes


Online Databases

Indiastat and Districts of India







Library Administration

The Vice- Chairman, State Planning Board is the final authority in all matters of administration of Library. The Library Advisory Committee gives guidance and direction in all functions and activities related to Library.