GIRI Institute of Development Studies
Welcome to GIDS Library: A Learning Resource Centre


The GIDS library brings out various readers' services on regular basis. Some of the major and popular services include current awareness service which includes article indexing and abstracting, (provides bibliographic details and abstracts of journal articles in core social sciences areas of interest to the readers), book review, new acquisitions list and documentation on the State of Uttar Pradesh. The subject biographies' are prepared according to varying academic needs of the users. Apart from these services, the library provides inter library loan facility to its readers. The library services which are provided given below:

  • Online public access catalogue
  • Online information retrieval & dissemination
  • Online subject searches on demand
  • Documentation bulletin
  • Article indexing and abstracting
  • Documentation service
  • Bibliography on demand
  • Documentation on U.P.
  • Select dissemination of service
  • Subject bibliographies
  • Photocopy procurement
  • Inter-library loan/resource sharing
  • Reference service
  • Current awareness service
  • Book review
  • Current content
  • New acquisition