The library services in IIIT Lucknow are the core of academic services, and therefore, Central Library of the Institute finds a unique place in Academic Service centres. The IIIT Lucknow central library has a repository of more than 58000 books concerning various disciplines of study such as Pure and Applied Sciences, Computer Science, Information Technology, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Information Security, Bio-informatics, and Management Studies. As a time, it can accommodate up to 100 students.
The collection is mainly strong in sciences and technology, however substantial quality information sources on humanities and management studies are also available.Library is open for bonafide members though non-members can also utilize its resources with the permission of the Librarian.
Besides books , the e-media section of the library is well equipped with 20 high performance computer systems which are largely meant for facilitating e-reading. A collection of more than 2500 CD as well as video cassettes equipped with drivers, tools and recorded lectures aim at collectively support the teaching, research and extension programs of the Institute