ICFRE - Arid Forest Research Institute

Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education
(An Autonomous Body of Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Govt. of India)


The backbone of any academic or research institution is its library. The research of the institute is backed by a well stocked library cum information center. Library building consisting of 11 rooms/hall has sitting capacity of 40 readers.

Books->The library has 7830 books and arranged according to Universal Decimal Classification Scheme. The major subject into which there books are classified are Forestry, Silviculture, Agroforestry, Botany, Chemistry, Plant physiology, Morphology, Pathology, and Ecology. There is a separate space for Reference books viz encyclopedia, Dictionaries, Wealth of India, Atals, Maps etc. All books classified and entered in the computer for easy location of books from the shelves.

Journals->The library has been subscribing 15 Indian and 10 Foreign Journals.

News Letters/Other Publications->The library has been receiving Annual Reports of the different Institutes besides many monographs, reprints of research articles, news letters have been receiving as gratis copy.


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