CDPS library supports it's academic and research programs providing the service to it's faculties and students and also welcomes all the users who are concerned and need with the information on demography

CDPS library is inherited with the department from the beginning of its establishment from 1992. In the beginning, the library was established with the support of the UNFPA project with keen initiation of the founder, head of the Department  Prof.Dr. Bal Kumar KC to promote and support the newly introducing subject, the population.

The library is totally a reference library so the books and other reading materials should be used within the library premises. The library has it’s collection specially on demography and demography supporting topics like Migration, Family planning, reproductive health, social justice, etc. The collections are basically books, journals, research papers, thesis and dissertations. The collections has been developed by purchasing and gift from different institutions and as personal donation. Library has it’s collection about 10, 000 volumes. Library has maintained different bibliographic databases for different collections like for books, research papers, thesis and dissertations, Nepali collections and UN collections.

The library collections under different title are available online in this website.

  • Provides the information and documentation services
  • Reference services
  • Access to the collection.
  • Library has access to different free databases and subscribed online databases like JSTOR, HINARI etc
  • The library has maintained the catalogue in book form for searching the materials. It also facilitates searching in computer with offline OPAC.
  • Provides the loan privileges for the faculties.

  • CDPS library is a reference library so we do not have provision for circulation of books and any other reading materials for students.
  • Students are cordially requested to consult the reading materials within the library. However in need of photocopying one can get the material with the permission of the librarian by depositing their identity card in the condition to return by the same day.
  • If the student refuses to return the material by the same day he/she will not be allowed for the photocopy of any materials in upcoming days.
  • Consumption of food and drinks is not permitted in the Library.
  • No bags, umbrellas, parcels, etc except laptops, files and books may be brought into the Library. Adequate storage facilities have been provided at the entrance to the Library to deposit your belongings.
  • On leaving the Library, all users are required to produce for inspection all books and items taken out of the Library.
  • Silence must be observed strictly in the Library.
  • The Library will not accept responsibility for the loss or misplacement of personal belongings.
  • It is strictly prohibited to talk in mobile in library premises.
  • Students from other departments and campuses are not allowed for photocopying of any materials however are always welcome to use our library in library hour.


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Summer: 10.00 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Winter:   10.00 a.m. to 4 p.m.