The Library is the documented repository of the Ministry for dissemination of information in the field of environment and its associated areas. It has a collection of over 20,000 books and Technical reports etc. Being the scientific Ministry, Library is one of the richest documentary bases for scientific journals in the field of environment and its associated areas.
The library performs an important role in the planning, promotion, implementation and coordination of the Ministry’s objectives by providing timely access to relevant and comprehensive information to its users-officials of the Ministry, external organizations (both governmental and non-governmental), research students, decision makers etc.
Research scholars from various organisations, institutions and other professional bodies visited the library for a variety of information required by them from time to time.