Books Collection

Library collection is obviously one of the most important basic resources upon which the utility of library depends. Sports Library collection has been developed with the following two aims:

  • To support SAI Employees & Coaches to satisfy their information need about various
    sports disciplines at a single place with ease.
  • To support readers to enhance their knowledge by consulting various reference sources
    or general reading material.

By keeping the above in mind, Sports Library has developed vast collection on various disciplines of Sports and other subjects both in English and hindi.There are now over 15,000 books in the collection, including a number of special collection areas. Continuous efforts are being made to make the collection more and more usable.

Sports Disciplines
  • Athletics
  • Archery
  • Asian Games
  • Badminton
  • Basket Ball
  • Base Ball
  • Body Building
  • Boxing
  • Bridge
  • Chess
  • Cricket
  • Cycling
  • Diving
  • Fencing
  • Football/ Soccer
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Hockey
  • Horse Riding
  • Judo & Karate
  • Kabaddi
  • Lawn Tennis
  • Motor Cycle Racing
  • Mountaineering
  • Netball
  • Olympic Games
  • Recreation Games
  • Shooting
  • Skiing
  • Skating
  • Snooker
  • Squash
  • Sailing
  • Strength Training
  • Swimming
  • Table Tennis
  • Track & Field
  • Volley Ball
  • Weight Training
  • Wrestling
  • Physical Fitness
  • Physical Education
  • Sports & Games Rules
General Reading Books
  • Autobiographies/Biographies
  • Children’s Knowledge
  • English Fiction
  • Self-Help
  • Gardening
  • Information Technology
  • Interior Designing
  • Photography
  • History
  • Public Health & Diseases
  • Yoga
Reference Sources:
  • Atlas
  • Dictionaries
  • Encyclopaedias
  • India Who’s who
  • Maps
  • Yearbooks
Hindi Collection:
  • Books on various sports & games
  • Hindi Fiction
  • Ayurved
  • Health
  • Spirituality
  • Yoga
Sports Sciences:
  • Anatomy
  • Anthropometry
  • Kinesiology
  • Physiology
  • Sports Biomechanics
  • Sports Psychology
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Sports Medicines
  • Sports Injuries
  • Doping