Lending Service

 Lending service is the primary service of the library.  All the documents in the library are bar-coded.  The check in and checkout process is carried out at the circulation desk using the bar code identity card issued to the members. This service ends half an hour before the closing of the library

Reference service

Kannur University Library has possessed a balanced and rich collection on all branches of knowledge for reference.

Temporary membership is issued for reference purpose.

Fee for one day temporary membership Rs. 30/-

Fee for one year temporary membership Rs. 100/-

Inter Library Loan

Books not available in the library are Loaned from participating libraries, if available. DELNET service is used for this purpose.


Provide access to E-shodhsindu (e- journal consortium facilitate access to scholarly journals and databases in all fields and disciplines.) and e-shodhganga (provides a platform to deposit their Ph.D. theses and make it available to the entire scholarly community in open access.)

Reprographic services

The Library provides reprographic service to all members on a nominal rate.

Conference alert service

Forthcoming conferences, workshops and seminars will be displayed in the Library notice board.

Question Bank Service

 Question papers of previous examinations conducted by the University are avilable in eformat on request (kurequest@kannuruniv.ac.in)

Consultancy services

Technical expertise will be provided for those who are in need of setting up of academic/public libraries, digital library etc.

New addition alert services

Newly added books are displayed at the entrance of the Library stack room for alerting the students and scholars.  Besides, the list of newly added books and journals is circulated among the teaching departments.

Centre for Differently Abled

A separate section is established for differently abled learners. Now it has a collection of around 140 DAISY books for visually challenged leaners.