JMI Library (Central Library)

JMI Library was established in the year 1922 and at last, named after Dr. Zakir Husain, previous President of India and Vice-Chancellor of JMI, Dr. Zakir Husain Library fills in as a Central Library of the University. Spread over a place of 1 Lakh sq. Toes. What’s more, housed in 4 story building, Dr. Zakir Husain Central Library is quite possibly the most lavishly equipped college library in the country in expressions of sources, administration, and foundations and contains a complete series of almost 4 Lakh books, certain volumes of diaries, compositions, phenomenal books, and a universally acclaimed oriental series. The Library is totally modernized and radically uses current innovation in conveying its administration. The Series is accessible through the internet-based inventory. Given each on and foul grounds get passage to the north of 17000 full-text e-diaries, organization, money related, measurable, and reference assessment data sets, and a gigantic scope of digital books, the library gives a tranquil, peaceful, and favorable climate for the understudies, concentrates on researchers, and staff members to get section to a monstrous type of concentrating on assets around the year.

  • Goals
    To gain the vision Mission and assignment of the library, the JMI Library has the following goals:
    Pick out, gather and organize excessive exceptional, applicable, and updated facts resources consistent with the need and requirements of the college fraternity;
    Select and depute qualified, experienced and devoted library group of workers to offer amazing library offerings to the users;
    Develop, preserve and sell a huge range of library services to optimize using library resources;
    Organize frequently person orientation and workforce education programs for maximum utilization of the assets of the library; and
    Undertake the state-of-the-art gear and technologies to offer library offerings to the customers extra correctly and efficaciously.

JMI Library Remote Access

Remote Access to e-Resources: The users access this facility through the JMI library website on their laptops, smartphones, and the computers installed in the Multimedia and e-Resource Lab. of the College Library.

Jamia Millia Islamia Library Staff List

Gayas Makhdumi (Librarian)
Mohd. Sultan Omer (Assistant Librarian)
Shehbaz Husain Naqvi (Assistant Professor)

Subject wise E-Books List of JMI Library

Bioscience and Biotechnology

Commerce and Business Studies
Computer science
English Literature
Fine Arts
Islamic Studies
Library Science
Political Science
Sociology and Social Work

General Rules Library

Contributors shall no longer bring inside the library their private assets, books & different revealed cloth consisting of library books borrowed by way of them (except to return them).

Individuals leaving the library ought to show the substances borrowed by way of them/taken out of the library to the safety body of workers at the gate Laptops (without the carrying case) are allowed in the library.

Contributors shall not update books in the cabinets; instead, they can leave them at the reading tables.

The members stuck tearing pages or stealing books are liable for disciplinary movement as in line with the college norms.

Outsider customers who want to refer the library material must obtain prior permission from the worried library group of workers on responsibility.

Participants are accountable for any damage resulting from them to the books or every other belonging to the library and will be required to pay the penalty imposed upon them by means of the college Librarian.

Vision of Library

To transform Dr. Zakir Husain relevant Library right into an international-magnificence gaining knowledge of useful resource middle in an effort to sell teaching, studying & studies by means of obtaining, growing & turning in matching scholarly vital and unbiased knowledge assets to purchasers anytime/anywhere and provide properly-prepared & colorful, inclusive bodily spaces in which all sections of novices can pursue unbiased gaining knowledge of out of doors the lecture room and interact in a significant revel in.

Mission of JMI Library

To provide inviting, dynamic learning surroundings and services that assist and beautify teaching and gaining knowledge of facilitating equitable and inclusive get entry to resources, maintain substances for future generations of college students & assist rework them into nicely-informed and empowered citizens.

JMI Library Timing

Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Subject-specific Collections in faculty Libraries

Faculty of training Library – 27994
Faculty of Engg. & Tech. Library – 39399
Faculty of satisfactory Arts Library – 4018
Faculty of Dentistry Library – 4801
Faculty of Law Library – 8957
Life technology Library – 2304
Similarly to this, Dr. Zakir Husain Library additionally has concern precise collection of around 80275
books in libraries of various centers in JMI


Pushed by contemporary IT-led technology, Library has an excellent infrastructure and analyzing centers. The new building of Dr. Zakir Husain Library was commissioned in 2009. It has a protected area of 9,930 sq. Meters (1.06 Lakh sq. Toes.). Except, the studying hall Annexe (antique
construction) has an area of 11,000 sq. Toes. The overall seating capacity of both buildings is presently 1400. The library is nicely prepared with all modern-day facilities.

  • Common Facilities
    Centralized Air Conditioning
    `Wi-Fi Connectivity
    DRC with 110 seating capacity
    CCTV Surveillance
    Multipurpose Room
    RO (Drinking Water)
    Electricity Back up (with silent DG sets)
    2 Passenger Elevators