Resource Centre

Directorate of Agricultural Information Library (DAIL) is the only Library/Documentation center in and around Lahore Headquarters for a large number of agricultural professionals. It was established in 2009 under a project of “Provision of Modern Library and Documentation Centre in Directorate of Agricultural Information, Punjab, Lahore” approved by Government of Punjab (5.684 Million cost) with the location in Davis Road, Lahore. During the last four years from its commencement, it has built a rich and modern collection containing more than four thousands books, twenty one journals, etc. to meet the information needs of agricultural scientists/professionals. The information Center is playing a proactive role in enhancing the professional growth, skills, and knowledge of agricultural scientists of Punjab.

The mission of Directorate of Agricultural Information Library/Documentation Center is the delivery of ideal assistance to its users and stakeholders in support of institution’s goals.


  • To improve the standard of the library and its services through internal and external sources
  • To provide reading and research materials to the agricultural researchers
  • To update knowledge of agricultural professionals for their capacity building through provision of modern library facility

Terms & Conditions

  • Library membership is necessary for employees of Agriculture department, Punjab for borrowing of library books
  • Library Membership card will be issued after completion/ submission of prescribed forms within one week from the library
  • Only two books will be issued at a time to a member for five days maximum
  • In case of repeated delays in returning of books within prescribed period, library membership will be liable to be suspended or cancelled
  • In case of any damage or loss of library books, the amount will be recovered from the concerned employee/member

Library Collection


Library Services

Electronic Library

Library Staff


Librarian/Documentation Officer

Yasmeen Rauf
Cassette Librarian
(Masters in Library and Information Science)

Waqas Afzal
(Masters in Library and Information Science)

Opening Hours

Monday to Friday
(9:00am - 5:00pm)



Information Resource Centre,
Directorate of Agricultural Information, Punjab.
21-Sir Agha Khan III Road, Lahore.

Phone: 92-42-99200729