The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU), has a library system in the form of Central and Regional Campuses Libraries.
The University maintains a well-equipped Central Library (established in April 1974) at main campus Islamabad with rich collection on various subjects. The Library has now grown into a useful Resource Center of knowledge and information. It regularly receives professional journals and magazines.
The library has been automated under the library software KOHA and its OPAC is available online. The library is a key academic facility and apart from providing study and research facilities to the Faculty, Staff and Students of AIOU, it supports the preparation of courses of various departments and arranges all required reading material.
The Library has initiated Electronic Document Delivery service. AIOU faculty, students and tutors can demand any available document with correct bibliographic detail at email email@example.com.