The Library at Indian Institute of Space Science and Technology (IIST) has a well equipped collection of books, journals and e-resources from all major subject areas.
The book collection has prominent text books, supplementary reading materials and reference books. The operations of the library are fully computerised and the Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) is accessible from anywhere in the campus on 24X7 basis.
E-resources deployed in the campus-wide network contains more than 3000 e-journals, hundreds of conference papers, standards etc.
The major e-resources include ACM Digital Library, AIAA, AIP, APS, Annual Reviews, ASME, Cambridge Online, IEL Online (IEEE), JSTOR, Optic Infobase, Oxford Journals, Royal Society of Chemistry, and Science Direct.
One of the unique features of IIST Library is the backing of VSSC Library, the largest and oldest library under ISRO. The students and faculty of IIST have access to the rich and diverse collection of VSSC Library facilitated through Inter-Library Loan (ILL). In addition to the regular Library and Information services, Book Bank service is being provided to ensure essential study materials to IIST students.