As in any world class academic institution, library services in IIIT Bhubaneswar are the core of academic services, and therefore, Central Library of the Institute finds a unique place in Academic Service centers.

With its collection of more than 10,000 documents it provides the world class information support to its users. Besides printed books and journals, its collection contains all forms of documents such as CD-ROMs, on line databases, audio-video material, standards, specifications, theses, reports etc.

The collection is mainly strong in sciences and technology, however substantial quality information sources on humanities and social sciences are also available. Library is open for bonafide members though non-members can also utilize its resources with the permission of the Librarian.

The library has access to international electronic journals which is available through the campus wide fiber-optic network to all computers in the institute. The Library is currently in the process of digitizing its archival collection and theses and dissertation.