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About Us: The NLUJAA Library is on a rapid path of growth and development since its inception in 2009 with the establishment of the National Law School and Judicial Academy, Assam Act (Act No. XXV of 2009) and later amended as National Law University and Judicial Academy, Assam (Amendment) Act (Act No. II of 2012), wherein the word ‘School’ was replaced by the word ‘University’. The library has undergone an expeditious growth in terms of its resources, staffs and infrastructures as time progressed.

Infrastructure: The Library is presently located on the top floor of the administrative building as a temporary measure and will be shifted shortly to its independent building located centrally in the heart of the NLUJAA campus, Amingaon soon after its completion. The state of the art library building will be housed in a ground plus three magnificent storied building spreading across a wide area of 50,000 sq.ft approx. NLUJAA library is fully air conditioned, wi-fi enabled and having a number of computers allowing its users to access and avail high quality services and resources respectively. The library is rich in terms of hardwares and owns Book Eye 4 Scanner, SureBind Systems 2 Strip Binders, OPAC Kiosk, Kindle Paperwhite and such others. The University library has approximately twenty thousand print collections in the field of law and allied subjects which is housed in a large stack area including 103 closed shelves and 33 double sided open shelves.

Mission: The NLUJAA Library’s mission is to support legal teaching learning and research of the university community by providing comprehensive resources and services in the subject of Law and allied field. To fulfil this mission, the library commits to act as a knowledge hub for legal studies and legal education. It endeavours to facilitate the legal society by providing right information to right users at the right time.

Library Values: The NLUJAA library values encompasses around
Acquisition and systematic organization of the information both in hard and softcopy format;
Dissemination of the acquired information to its user base;
Meet the needs of the users and reach them out;
Achieving excellence in its services and impact
Promote and create knowledge in the field of law and other allied subjects.

Objectives:
(i) To nurture and to promote quality and excellence in legal studies and research.
(ii) To liaise with libraries of higher learning and research in India and abroad.
(iii) To promote legal awareness in the community for achieving social and economic justice.

Library Hours:
During the Semester Period:
Monday to Saturday: 8 A.M - 12 Midnight
Sunday: 10 A.M - 5 P.M
During the Vacation:
Monday to Saturday: 10 A.M - 5 P.M
Sunday and other holidays closed