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The working hours of library is rescheduled to 08.00am to 06.00pm


The library reference section is reopened and has resumed operations


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State Central Library, Thiruvananthapuram 

Library & Information Science Certificate Course

The Government of Kerala is conducting a Certificate Course in Library & Information Science (C.L.I.Sc) on yearly basis for students who have secured a pass in the S.S.L.C Examination through the State Central Library, Thiruvananthapuram under the Department of Higher Education with the State Librarian as Course Director.

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New Arrivals

A people’s constitution - the everyday life of law in the Indian republic
by Rohit De
ജനവിധി - ഇന്ത്യ തെരെഞ്ഞെടുപ്പുകളുടെ രഹസ്യ കോഡ് അഴിക്കുന്നു
പ്രണോയ് റോയ്
Lost and Wanted
by Nell Freudenberger
Real leaders negotiate
by Jeswald W Salacuse
Hindu dharma and the culture wars
by Koenraad Elst

The State Central Library is one of the oldest Libraries in India. It was established in the year 1829 A.D during the reign of His Highness Sree Swathi Thirunal Maharaja of Travancore. The work of starting and organising the Library was entrusted to Col. more information

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Kerala State Central Libray
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