LRI Library grew over the years since 1998 and now has become one of the best Leather related libraries in the country. The library’s mission is to enable and enrich the research endeavors of the Institute by delivering flexible access to relevant information resources and providing quality services and facilities. The Wi-Fi internet connection of the library building helps the library users to access online resources easily. The library consists of one floor with over 3,000 sq. areas and it can accommodate 50 readers at a time in its well-furnished air-conditioned reading rooms.
Leather sector is one of the specialized sectors in the country. That is why leather related books are not abundant is all libraries. The leather Research Institute has been designed with having opportunity to provide most of the leather related books available in the world. Similarly, it has an endeavor to gather all the contemporary magazines specially related to leather. Facilities available can be briefly narrated as follows:
Total number of books: Over 500 Leather, leather products and footwear related books: Over 300 ,Chemistry related books: 100, General knowledge: 100 Journals: 160, Magazines: 60, Others: 80.
The LRI library opens at 9:30 a.m. and closes at 4:30 p.m. It remains opened in working days of the week and closed on public holidays.
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