The library is one of the important central facilities of the institute. It has a collection of books covering wide area of subjects dealing with Animal Genetics and Breeding, Animal Nutrition, Animal Physiology, Livestock Production and Management, Animal Health, Molecular Biology and allied areas. The library is also subscribing number of national and international journals.Some of the notables include Animal Science, Reproduction, Veterinary Parasitology, Current Science, Livestock Production Science, Indian Journal of Animal Sciences etc.. The library is also a vast reservoir of Annual reports, newsletters, reserach highlights and other special publications received from ICAR Institutes, SAUs and other organisations under exchange programme. Library is also providing bibliographic search through CD-ROM. It has a good bibliographic database collection of MEDLINE, VET CD, BEAST CD, and AGRIS. The activities of the library are looked after by a scientist, with the logistic help from one administrative staff and one attendent. The total number of books, journals and other documents in the library are presented below.