About Library

                              The Central  Library of Chaudhary Devi Lal University came into existence in April 2003 in Tagore Bhawan of the University.  It was shifted to the present impressive four storey building in the year 2010. The Chief Minister Haryana inaugurated the new building  to the name of Swami Vivekananda, spiritual leader ,philosopher and great author . The library is rich collection of publications which include books, Indian and foreign journals, theses/dissertations, reports, newspapers and magazines etc. It is centraly located in the campus and  approachable to all the academic departments, Offices, hostels and also to the campus residents , and  all the reading areas are spacious, peaceful and furnished with comfortable furniture. The outlook of the library is decorated with beautiful lawns besides a sufficient space for parking special attention is given to the facilities of drinking water, light system and security system.  The Wi-Fi system is made available in the library to provide easy access of internet to the readers into various sections and reading halls.


Digital Initiatives

Sr. No. Name
1 Computer Lab
4 Quillbot


E-Resources available through INFLIBNET Shodh Sindhu Consortium

Sr. No. E-Resources URL
1  CDLU E-Library 
2 Academic Writing Plateform


Plagiarism prevention software

ShodhShuddhi provides access to Plagiarism Detection Software (PDS) to Universities.

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Library Rules

1. Books are issued for a period of 14 days.

2. The borrower is liable to pay overdue charges as per rules if the book is not returned by the due date.

3. Book may have to be recalled earlier, if urgently required.

4. Book lost, defaced or injured in any way shall have to be replaced or its cost will be recovered as per rules.

5. There should be no scribbling, writing, marking or tearing of pages, Check the book carefully when you borrow and point out damage to the librarian immediately.


Library Timings

Monday to Saturday from 9:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.

Three reading hall round the clock (9:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M).

(Library will remain closed on 03 national Holidays i.e. Republic day, Independence Day & Gandhi Jayanti)

Library Staff

Name Post
Prof. Silender Singh Librarian (Additional Charge)
Mr. Satbir Singh Steno-Typist
Mr. Murlidhar Restorer
Dr. Sharmila Kumari Restorer
Mr. Rajkumar Library Attendant

Staff through Outsourcing Agency

Library Professional Assistant 03
Restorer 04
Library Attendant 04
Peon 01
Helper 01