The Library of the Academy, named after Shri C. V. Raman, noted scientist, Nobel Laureate and sometime part of the IA&AS fraternity, is a storehouse of knowledge with over 22,000 books and periodical on various subjects including reference books on different subjects of Departmental Examinations in IA&AD. It is a bee-hive of activities as it forms the hub of many of the Officer Trainees informal interactions and is open round the clock. Over and above the physical books, periodicals and records, the Library is also linked to the National Knowledge Network (NKN) of the Govt. of India and subscribes to over a 100 foreign e-journals. The Library also houses feature films and documentary film sections for use by the Officer Trainees.