The IIM Ranchi library is known as “Athenaeum-The Learning Resource Centre”. The Library is committed in meeting the changing needs of the academic community through innovative, responsive and effective services. The library supports the academic community by providing up- to- date resources on management and related areas through its hybrid collections. Its current collections include 3,356 books, 22 print periodicals, 372 CD/DVD’s, 36 e-resources (databases), 17,000 + e-journals, 43,00,000 + e-books, and 17,00,000 + e-dissertations and theses. The library provides on campus as well as off-campus access to subscribed electronic resources using remote access facility. Library activities and services are automated with VTLS Virtua Library Management Software which has been integrated with RFID Technology.
The Institutional Digital Repository of Indian Institute of Management Ranchi has been designed and developed to collect, archive, preserve and disseminate the intellectual output of the IIM Ranchi academic community such as faculty publications, theses and dissertations, etc. It will also preserve the annual reports, conference proceedings, news clippings, images, videos and other digital documents of the Institute.