The vision of the Library is to support the Manipal Dubai Campus in building an internationally top ranked university by establishing a knowledge hub and to enable access to information resources of all kinds and provide innovative, responsive, and effective services to meet the changing needs of the academic community.
The Library surrounded by lecture theatres and classrooms is also equipped with all the necessary facilities, making it a pleasant environment to study in. It holds learning material predominantly related to Business & Management, Finance, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science & Information Technology, Biotechnology, Interior Design, Architecture and its allied subjects and aims to develop a comprehensive collection of information resources which are useful for academic and research purposes. The Library plays a proactive role to ensure that the information resources are acquired and organised to meet the present and future needs of its users.
The Library has utilised Information Technology extensively to ensure that resources are accessible at all times. Library catalogue is available online and the availability of the resources could be checked using the same. Users can also check their transactions with the library. The Library holds a hybrid collection of printed as well electronic resources which include books, journals, databases, audio-visuals, CDs/DVDs, e-books, e-journals, e-question papers etc. Currently the Library has over 16000 books, 100 periodicals, Online Databases, Access to about 19370 e-journals and over 2000 audio-visual resource.