The TNPC Board Library was
established during November 1989. At present library has a collection of above
11,421 Books and Reports. The Collections are classified under Dewey decimal
The collection comprises of documents to the field of Environmental Protection.
Air Pollution, Vehicular Pollution, Water Pollution, Noise Pollution, Wastewater
Treatment, Municipal Waste Management, Hazardous Waste Management, Biomedical
Waste, Environmental Engineering, Industrial pollution, Chemical Technology,
Disasters, Soil, Energy, Pesticides, Biotechnology, Environmental Health,
Environmental Economics. Environmental Chemistry, Environmental Impact
Assessment, Environmental Education, Sustainable Development, Women and
Environment, Environmental Law, Forestry.
subscribes for 51 Journals 10 Newspapers, 11 Magazines. Besides this Annual
Reports, Newsletters, Bulletins and Reports are received from different
Institutions (Indian & foreign). Back volumes of the journals are bound and kept
for reference in the Periodical Section.
Student: Monthly - Rs. 30.00
Annual - Rs. 75.00
- Rs. 100.00
School and College
Students, Research Scholars, Lectures & Professors, Professionals, NGOs,
Industrialists and other Government Department officials and people involved in
environmental aspects used to refer the Library. Readers are not only from
Chennai but also from all over Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry and from other States
like Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and West
Bengal also visited the library.