Council for Social Development, Hyderabad houses a well organized library with around 15000 books and more than 1000 study reports. There is a good collection of books on local self-governance, marginality and development. There is also a database on Adivasi Studies which is accessible to researchers from the library. Our library also subscribes to various online journals and data bases to facilitate effective research. Additionally, we also have a modest list of e-books and subscriptions to e-repositories. We also have received books by way of contribution from Shri S R Sankaran and Shri B N Yugandhar and Professor D Narasimha Reddy.