The basic aim of Biju Patnaik Central Library is to position itself as one of the leading libraries in the country. The library also aims to provide the NITR academic community with access to rich and relevant information resources to support their research, teaching and learning activities.


  • To set an environment for more productive teaching-learning process
  • To maintain user oriented policies and programmes
  • To improve library staff capability and potential to enable them to provide effective, responsive and innovative services
  • Using library and information technology innovatively and appropriately
  • To provide and deliver information services to the user community
  • Support and enhance teaching and learning processes by delivering and promoting the effective use of information resources and services
  • Provide an information rich environment that supports and encourages excellence in research in the field of science & technology
  • Promote the standing and good reputation of the institute through excellence in library services, collaboration with other organizations and staff contribution to the community