KSL has extensive library (named Devnath
Prasad Library the first license holding
lawyer of Nepal). The library comprises
array of books in the field of law and
justice, research reports, law journals,
case law reports and also contains number
of national and international journals.
KSL Library does not limit its service
to its students and teachers, but also
acts as an ‘open library’
serving the interested readers from 8am
to 7 pm (except on Friday and Public holidays).
Total number of books and documents in
the library is 18952.
The books and documents are computerized
and classified as Dewey Decimal Numbering
basis. The library has developed manual
system to search the required books and
documents. Readers can search the resources
either by using the manual or the computer,
which shows the number of books and documents
on specific subjects and their call number
and location. Importantly, no book is
issued for the readers (except for the
internal organizational use).
Keeping in view of the limited space and
increasing demand of books for different
specialized-subjects offered specially
in LL.M and M.A programs, certain portion
of books and documents of Devnath Prasad
Library that comes under subjects Human
Rights and Gender Justice, Criminal Law
and Justice, Business and International
Trade Laws, International Humanitarian
Laws, and Peace and Conflict has been
shifted to this subject specific library
named as Peace Negotiation Resource Center
The PNRC which was initially established
as a resource center for documentation
of reading resources related with peace
and conflict has expanded its service
to above mentioned subject areas.
Additionally, the center encourages scholars
and researchers to involve actively in
conflict transformation and peace building
process through their academic contributions.