The Institute has a well equipped library which can cater to the needs of student /research workers/ professionals. The volumes can be classified into following categories :
Publications of Geological Survey of India ( Memories, Records, Special Publications )
'Transactions' of the Institute ( all issues published since 1906 ). 'Bibliography' 1906-2000 has been prepared.
Journals and Occasional publications received from different countries ( Poland, South Africa, USA, Japan, Denmark, Australia, Italy, erstwhile USSR Canada, Arabian Countries etc. ) - which
are received on "Exchange Basis".
Bulletins/ Handbooks of Manufacturing companies from India and abroad.
Documents of Government of India Committee.
Books /Bound volume of old journals donated by members.
Copies of 'Newsletters' ( since 1976 ).
Proceedings/ Recommendation volumes of all National and International Seminars organized by the Institute since its inception.
International Seminars organized by the Institute since its inception.
Maps of different scales from different parts of our country and also from other countries.