Libraries are considered to be the heart and soul of any learning environment. Ashoka library plays a decisive role in the university, adding to the intellectual vibrancy of the campus. The library remains hybrid with equal emphasis to print and digital media. The library provides remote (anywhere/anytime) access to e-books, e-journals, open archives and other digital resources. Currently, library provides online access to reputed journals and databases like The Economist, The New York Times, EPW, Science Direct, Nature, Project Muse, ProQuest, TOI archives and the list is only growing.
The Library assists the teaching community in curating course materials through its Institutional repository services. In addition to its own resources, Library provides access to materials from reputed libraries in the country through Interlibrary / cooperative initiatives. Library has arrangements with other Institutes, publishers and content aggregators to source specialized research information as required by faculty members and researchers.
Keeping the diversity of students in mind, the library has added contemporary collections in select vernacular languages for leisure reading. Ashoka library believes in conservation of nature and hence curtail the use of paper in daily activities. Library also respects and comply with copyright guidelines.