Library and Documentation Centre
Library and Documentation Centre was established in line with WII’s mission as multidisciplinary information and learning resource centre on biodiversity conservation and management.The L&DC holds over 25,958 books, 20,600 newspaper clippings, 7,350 maps/toposheets and more than 6,225 bound volumes of old and rare. The centre provides online access to all relevant journals and archives.
The Library & Documentation Centre (L&DC) has the following objectives.
- To acquire, organize and disseminate all relevant world wide literature on biodiversity conservation and related fields.
- To serve the user readership through normal and special library & information services, like circulation, reference, photocopy, documentation, etc.
- To establish and maintain links with other national information systems in India and other countries to ensure free flow of information at national and international levels.
- To serve as a training center for information personnel and users.
To provide the above services to:
(b) Protected areas all over the country,
(c) Institutions engaged in nature conservation research in the country & abroad,
(d) Universities & Colleges,
(e) Individual scholars working in related areas, NGOs, etc.,
To bring out periodic publications on the following:
(a) Current content of periodicals,
(b) Research in progress,
(c) List of unpublished research literature, covering dissertations, thesis etc.,
(d) Compilation of bibliographies, and
(e) Compilation of abstracts.
Contact Librarian: sunita [at] wii [dot] gov [dot] in
Email: library [at] wii [dot] gov [dot] in
Last Updated: August 28, 2018