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The Saiyid Hamid Library, with its wide range of collection of knowledge resources and information services, fills an essential requisite in the intellectual pursuits of studentsĀ and faculty members of MANUU. The library is committed to offer a wide range of information services set to the highest professional standards and provide proactive reference services to the MANUU user community.

Working Hours
The library is kept open on all days from 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. (except Christmas, Diwali, Id-ul-Fitr, Id-ul-Zuha, Independence Day, Republic Day). The reading room is generally open up to 12 midnight. However, the above timings are subject to change from time to time as notified on the notice board.

Borrowing Rules


No. of Books

Loan period

Teaching Staff


90 days

Non-Teaching Staff 
(Asst. Registrars & above)


30 days

Non-Teaching Staff
(Below Asst. Registrars)


15 days

Research Scholars


30 days

Other Students


15 days


  1. Reference titles will not be issued to any user. However, the Librarian may consider issuing of select titles to Faculty members.
  2. Books may be renewed up to 2 times provided there is no reservation against such titles.