The Government College for Women Library is one of the largest and oldest college libraries in Kerala. The Library established 1897 and now functioning in a newly constructed four-storied building situated at the centre of the campus. The Library provides comfortable, efficient and friendly support to all members of the college. The Library tries to prove itself to be the most dynamic Library in providing professional assistance to students and faculty in their academic activities. In addition to providing educational materials, the Library also delivers various information and research services like finding and organizing information and interpreting information needs.

The Library is designated to collect, disseminate and preserve the knowledge for study and research purpose. The Library is nourished with more than 98500 books which are hosted in the Central Library and Department Libraries. The Central Library is subscribing 13 newspapers and 35 general periodicals. Apart from delivering printed resources, the Library provides facilities for accessing e-journals, e-books and other electronic resources. Library also subscribes “National Library and Information Services Infrastructure for Scholarly Content (N-LIST)”, from INFLIBNET, which enables the authorized clientele to access e- resources.

The Library is functioning in a four-storied eco-friendly building. The ground floor houses property counter, circulation counter, newspaper and periodicals section and administrative wing—the stack room and academic archives in the first floor and Reference section functioning on the second floor. The third floor houses the Digital library and centre for researchers. The Library is automated with open source library management software KOHA. The users can access the collection through OPAC.


  • Reference
  • User Orientation and
  • Current Awareness
  • In-house/ remote access to e-resources.
  • Assistance in searching databases provided.
  • Previous Question Paper Service.

Library Time : Open on all working days from  9.30am to 04.30 pm.

Library Staff







UGC Librarian
2.  Smt. BINIMOL M.C


Librarian Gr.IV

3. Sri. Sunil Kumar R.B Attender (Hr.Gr)
4. Sri. Vinojkumar Attender (Hr.Gr)
5. Sri. Gopakumar.M Attender

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1.Reference Section
2. Circulation Section
3. Current Periodical’s section
4. Reading Room
5. Reprographic Section
6. Technical Section
7.Cyber Centre which provides E-Books and E Journals
8. Digital Library (going on)
9. Research Section.