The Learning Resource Centre at UPES encompasses an amalgamation of books, reports, CD/ Web based learning material, eBooks, magazines/ journals, access to exhaustive online resources and more.
A well equipped library is the backbone of any university. Constructed in a total area of more than 22465 sq. ft., UPES’s new age Learning Resource Centre has a seating capacity of more than 400 students and contains over 73,327 volumes of publications including books, standards, reports, proceedings and more than 150 National and International journals in the fields of Petroleum Exploration, Power, Infrastructure, Chemical, Computer, Electrical, Electronic and Mechanical Engineering, Information Technology and Management, etc.
The UPES Learning Resource Centre has a rich collection of online resources in terms of CDs, access to specialized portals on Oil & Gas and Power related information, Westlaw International for UK law information, legalpundits.com and Manupatra for latest Supreme Court and High Court judgements, Indiastat.com for general statistical information and EBSCOHOST which is a leading online site providing access to 3500 journals, magazines globally, for students pursuing legal & management courses.
UPES has also acquired Institutional Memberships of the British Council Library, the American Centre Library, the AIMA Library, the Central Secretariat Library, and DELNET,IIP, WIHG Dheradun. It is also in the process of building a digitized library whereby many internationally acclaimed e-books will be available to students and faculty members.
In fact, a part international cooperation and collaboration efforts, IFP (France) has gifted 138 books on Petroleum Engineering to the university. Besides the global oil major Shell has also gifted a large number of technical books to the library.
UPES has also introduced an e-enabled student-teacher interaction based Learning Management System to ensure the symbiotic exchange of tacit information.