The Shillong College Central Library was established along with the college and cater to the needs of around 4000 students who study in different stream and having a total collection of more than 30,000 volumes of print documents 110 journals and magazines of different subjects both Foreign and Indian edition, newspaper both local and National and an additional of general reference books and North East collection. The library is also a member of The American Library Kolkata, and subscribed to N-LIST Programme at INFLIBNET Centre Ahmedabad.
Vision : As the learning hub of the College the Library serves as the center for the pursuit of knowledge. The Library strives to facilitate and inspire students and faculty to acquire, create and share knowledge.
Mission : The Library actively supports the college’s mission by providing integrated and timely access to high quality scholarly resources, an inspiring environment for intellectual growth and discovery, with responsive and outreaching services delivered by knowledgeable and innovative staff. It commits to empower the College fraternity with deep expertise essential to academic excellence, knowledge advancement and life-long learning.
i. User Experience: Proactively engage with users and staff to improve services continuously.
ii . Teaching, Learning, &Research: Strengthen current and emerging teaching, learning, and research practices at the College through new services and expertise.
iii. Engagement&Partnerships: Enhance collaboration with stakeholders of the College and other institutions to determine and implement highly-effective and efficient solutions to accomplish the goals.