Northwest School of Medicine Library is a New Library 5000 Sqft, Standardized size (According to the PM & DC, & International Level) at Peshawar is now one of the well-organized academic libraries in Pakistan. It is located in the third floor of Northwest School of Medicine Administration block. It divided 3 main Section, 1st is contain E-Library Section, 2nd is contains Reference Section while 3rd is contain General Section. There are more than 200 seating area for the readers. Library has facilitated students, faculty and researchers in their studies, teaching & research. It provides an attractive collection of books, journals & reference material. The library has promoted inquiry & critical thinking by providing access to the information resources with the information according to the needs of students & faculty. The library is a central part of the Academic Institutes & it provides educational resources to support the college work and mainly serve the faculty & students of the Medical College. Its collection comprises of books, professional journals/ periodicals, newspaper clippings & digital databases. The library is with books, medical journals, magazines, access to electronic/ digital libraries & other materials on various subjects of interest. The books have been classified using Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. The effective practices of acquisition, organization & dissemination of information have been highly valuable in extension of services to the readers. The library adds new titles & updates its collection regularly to enhance student’s education & to make available the latest resource material for faculty members.
The e-library has an extensive collection of CDs/ DVDs & audio-visual. Registered library members may search library catalogue, Higher Education Commission (HEC) Islamabad digital library, e-books on LAN (Local area network) using library software Management Information System (MIS).