The Sports library was established in 1984 under Sports Authority of India, MYAS, GOI with the main objective to provide reading material on various sports disciplines. It was inaugurated by Hon’ble Rajiv Gandhi. Since then it has grown in size and resources to satisfy the need of its users. The Library being specialized one, falls in the category of Special/ technical library. The books in the library covers Sports as a main subject which includes: Archery, Athletics, Badminton, Basketball, Boxing, Chess, Cycling, Cricket, Football, Gymnastics, Golf, Hockey, Handball, Judo, Lawn Tennis, Shooting, Swimming, Table Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Volleyball, Weightlifting, Wrestling, Olympic & Asian games etc. In addition to the major disciplines the Library also maintains well equipped sections on the Allied subjects such as: Biomechanics, Sports Medicine, Injuries, Physiology, Anthropometry, Kinesiology, Sports Psychology, Sports Nutrition, Sports Education Physical Fitness, Physical Education, Yoga, technical specifications and rules related to games etc.