Welcome to Central University Of Odisha

Central Library

The Central Library plays a vital role in furthering the academic and research mission of Central University of Odisha and facilitates creation and dissemination of knowledge. The range and quality of services offered by the library are comparable to any modern libraries in India of International standard.

Soon after the formal appearance of the Central Library in the year 2009, immediate emphasis was given for a good collection development on Text Books and Reference Books. Besides holding an excellent print collection of over 38531+ volumes of books, it also provides access to popular magazines, selected journals, theses, reports, e-books, e-journals and online databases in Sciences, Humanities, and Social Sciences.

With the guidance of the present Honorable Vice-Chancellor, the library is marching towards its goal by taking some good initiatives like providing fully air-condition facility in the library, e-resource zone as well as computer centre, separate server for library operation, good collection of documents, talking library (for visually impaired students), 02 NDL E-Resources, and providing sufficient computers in the library for accessing OPAC and E-Resources, develop a property counter with security and CCTV cameras for proper surveillance of the library. The Central Library currently subscribed to 07 e-Resources through e-ShodhSindhu which is available "24 x 7" at both the campuses of CUO which is accessible to our users in-house as well as remotely.

For more details, please visit at: http://library.cuo.ac.in

Mission: Central Library promises to promote the CUO, Odisha's mission as well as to discover, preserve, and disseminate knowledge. It engages with the ongoing technological transformations to deliver world-class physical and digital content and services significant to education, research, publication, and outreach.

Vission: Empowering CUO's research and learning community with enriching collections, innovative services, and state-of-art technologies strengthened by strategic partnerships with national and international library networks.

Monday to Friday 09:30AM to 09:00PM
Saturday and Sunday 10:00AM to 01:00PM
Govt. Holidays Closed
*Temporary Closed
Borrowing Facilities
Category Number Of Books Issue Periods
U.G Students 03 Books 15 days
P.G Students 04 Books 15 days
Research Scholars 06 Books 30 days
Faculty/Academic Staff 15 Books 06 Months / 180 days
Non-Faculty group-A Staff 05 Books 30 days
Group B & C Staff 03 Books 30 days
If you have any query, feel free to contact us at library[at]cuo.ac.in