"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life." A necessity, which enlightens the human mind and opens doorways to vast possibilities.
The library at DPS, Haldwani has great resources and is a knowledge centre with a variety of easily accessible books.The school library is computerized, well equipped, with HVAC and has numerous books. It consists of a wide range of reference books, magazines, journals, encyclopedias, and newspapers. The library is regularly updated to include the latest reading material that will help in making classroom teaching more effective.It is mandatory for all the classes to have one period in a week as the library period. The students are issued the library cards on which the senior and the junior students can issue 1 book for a period of one week. The total number of books presently is at 4042, with the number increasing with each passing day. The library has sections of books ranging from textbooks and reference books to fiction and general knowledge, encyclopaedia and material for competitive exams. Since the school aims at making learning a fun process, there is an assortment of books and magazines available on general topics and separate sections for hobby-related books, books on travel, animal care, short stories, drama, poetry, astrology and other topics. The library subscribes to 5 dailies and 11 magazines / periodicals. We have a class library at Junior level where students can have story time in class itself. Each class library has 20 books which is age and class appropriate.