A Consortium of Science & Technology and Research & Development Libraries of Pakistan (CSTRDLP) is developed for promoting resource sharing among libraries through up-grading libraries standard and capacity building of librarians in order to facilitate scientific research community.

In addition to that, tools such as digital repository of indigenous S&T material and Union Online Public Access Catalogue (Union OPAC) of books available in Pakistani Libraries will be developed for Consortium Members.

This consortium is developed by the PSDP project entitled “Modernization of PASTIC National Science Reference Library for Effective Resource Sharing among S&T libraries in Pakistan” the execution body of this project is Pakistan Scientific and technological Information Centre (PASTIC) Islamabad Pakistan.


Three weeks Short Term & Six weeks Attachment Training Course for Library Professionals has been postponed till January 15, 2021. New scheduled dates of the training workshop will be informed accordingly.