Brief Introduction of J&K Legislative Assembly Libraries
J&K Legislative Assembly has two Libraries, one at Jammu and one at Srinagar and are the richest repositories of books in J&K State for assisting and providing proper feedback to the Hon. Members for making healthy debates in the Assembly. No doubt, the Libraries at Jammu and Srinagar are the largest libraries in J&K having huge collection of rare and old books. . There are books and journals related to the field of history, art and culture for specialized research and reference. Both the Libraries are the proud recipient of as many as 27000 each valuable books in English, Urdu and other regional languages. Beside this the books of revered saints and religious scholars are also available in the Assembly Library. Books and other important publications, when required by Hon. Members and Staff of Assembly Secretariat are being obtained as per Library rules framed for the purpose. These Libraries continued to serve Hon. Members and also support interested research scholars'. The Libraries would be upgraded with modern and latest cataloguing system adopted by national and international libraries after construction of the new Legislative Complex at Jammu and fourth limb at Srinagar. The House has given due consideration to the Library and Library Committee is there to supplement the Library with its valuable suggestions for betterment of the Services being provided by it to the Hon. Members and the interested readers which would be translated into reality within a couple of years.
List of Books available in the Libraries of J&K Legislative Assembly Srinagar/ Jammu