Vision of the Library is to support the Manipal - Dubai Campus in
building an internationally top ranked university by establishing a
knowledge hub and to enable access to information resources of all kinds
and provide innovative, responsive, and effective services to meet the
changing needs of the academic community.
The Library surrounded by lecture theaters, classrooms is also
equipped with all necessary facilities making it a pleasant environment
for study. It holds literature predominantly related to Business &
Management, Finance, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science & Information
Technology, Biotechnology, Interior Design, Architecture and its
allied subjects and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of
information resources which are useful for academic and research
purposes. The Library plays a proactive role to ensure that the
information resources are acquired and organized to meet the present and
future needs of its users.
The Library has utilized Information Technology extensively to ensure
that resources are accessible at all times. Library catalogue is
available online and the availability of the resources could be checked
using the same. Users can also check their transactions with the library
through the same. The Library holds a hybrid collection of printed as
well electronic resources which include books, journals, databases,
audio-visuals, CDs/DVDs, e-books, e-journals, e-question papers etc. Currently the Library
has over 16000 books, 100 periodicals, Online Databases, Access to about 19370 e-journals and
over 2000 audio-visual resources.