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National Digital Library of India(NDL)

E-resources for Under Graduate (UG) & Post Graduate(PG)

Ministry of Human Resource Development under its National Mission on Education through Information and Communication Technology has initiated the National Digital Library (NDL) pilot project to develop a framework of virtual repository of learning resource with a single-window search facility.  Filtered and federated searching is employed to facilitate focused searching so that learners can find out the right resource with least effort and in minimum time.  NDL is designed to hold content of any language and provides interface support for leading vernacular languages (currently Hindi and Bengali).  It has been arranged to provide support for all academic levels including researchers, and lifelong learners, all disciplines, all popular form of access devices and differently-abled learners.  It has also been developed to help students to prepare for entrance and competitive examination to enable people to learn and prepare from best practices from all over the world and to facilitate researchers to perform inter-linked exploration from multiple sources.



  • It provides education materials for users ranging from primary to postgraduate level.

  • The learning resources are in the form of books, articles, Thesis, manuscripts, audio lectures, video lectures.

  • The subject domain is computerization, information & general works, philosophy & psychology, religion and social sciences.The e-content under single-window and from NPTEL (10,000+ video lectures), NCERT (Hindi & English books for primary to 12 class), INFLIBNET (38,000+ thesis of Indian researchers), Digital Library of India (DLI) (5,00,000+ global classical books), LIBRIVOX (2 Lakhs + audio books), etc.




  • Register as individual on NDL website: and NDL Android App on Google Play Store

  • Search subject KW/author/language/……

  • Download full text information 24x7 from anywhere.

  • The access to the facility is available 24x7 from anywhere.


OPEN ACCESS LIBRARY ( 42+ lakhs academic articles)

ERIC (Education Resources Information Centre

Educational Technology & Society | Directory of Open Access Journals

The Collection of Computer science Bibliography

Academic Journals (Science, Art, Education, Legal)

AERA (Education) (Multi-disciplinary)

Electronic Journal Library

Strategian (Multi disciplinary)

Journal of Digital Information

www virtual Library

BASE: Bielefeld Academic search engine

Mendeley (Multidisciplinary)

GENESIS (Women's History) (Impact factor Science/Social Science)

CiteSeerX (Citation database)

Citebase Search (Citation database) Physics,Math

CiteULike (Citation Database)

Wikipedia (The encycolopedia)

The Electronic Library of Mathematics

University World News

SocioSite (Social Science)

OATD (Open Access Thesis and Dissertation)

PQDT open (ProQuest Dessertations & Theses)

Shodhganga INFLIBNET (Indian Theses & Dissertations)

Digital Commons (Institutional Repositorty)


EThOS (UK Theses)

CSIR Exploration (Indian Theses)


PDFDRIVE (Trending E-books for Free)

College Open Text Books

Forgotten Books (Forgotten Books is a London-based book publisher specializing in the restoration of old books, both fiction and non-fiction. More than 9.45 lakhs books are available to read online, download as ebooks, or purchase in print)

The Online Books Page

Project Gutenberg

Free eBook-PDF

The complete work of Shakespeare

The Online Books Page

 Great Books Online

 Digital Book Index

 Online Book Pages

100 extensive University Libraries

Kalsampada (Indian Cultural Heritage)

Muktabodha ( Rare sanskrit text, Vedic text etc)

Tradition Knowledge Digital Library (Ayurved, Unani, siddha )

World Digital Library Internet Public Library

Open Text Book Library

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