Libraries

Following libraries are available with Punjab Forest Department for getting information regarding forestry and environment related subjects:
 
 

Forest Library at PFRI Gatwala, Faisalabad

The Punjab Forestry Research Institute (PFRI), Faisalabad is proud to have a nice library and efforts are being made to enhance its capacity. PFRI Library started functioning during 1986 and it has a book stock of 3146, a journal holding of nearly 46 titles and many reports and pamphlets. It provides technical information service not only to researchers and teaching staff but for all professional foresters.
LIMS (Library Information Management System) is used in the library of Punjab Forestry Research Institute (PFRI), Faisalabad. LIMS is a complete automated system, is a unique blend of technology, design, functionality that makes it a unique & leading information management system. It has a totally different concept that gives the user a whole new approach of management along with the in-built MIS ("Management Information System") support.
LIMS provides the followings key features to the users: User friendliness, Security and safety of data, Speed &  accuracy, Scalability, Flexibility, Uniqueness, Incorporation of latest technology. The PFRI Library is managed by a Librarian under the administrative control of the Director, Punjab Forestry Research Institute, Faisalabad. The PFRI Library is providing the various services to its users such as circulation, reference, current awareness service, reprographic service, online searching catalogues, bibliographic information and development of library services
     
 

Fisheries Library Manawan Complex, Lahore

  The Fisheries Research & Training Institute has a library with latest scientific literature on different aspects of fisheries and aquaculture.
It is also the largest library in Pakistan, researchers/scholers from all the universities and reseach institutes as well as farmers get benifits from this library.
2217 journals and 17000 books/periodicals, scientific papers and biological abstracts, are available for the research workers and trainees. Latest books and periodicals are regularly added every year to the library. A large number of scientists visit the library from within the country and also from abroad. Besides students, researchers of various fields visit the library from local colleges, institutes, organizations, universities and departments for consulting literature as the library  has the best collection of technical literature and data on fisheries and aquaculture in the country.