IIM Sirmaur Library

Library of an institute serves as a platform for the students and faculties to constructively participate in the process of knowledge consumption and knowledge creation. IIM Sirmaur in its endeavor to become an elite management institute is focused to develop a state-of-the-art library.

The institute has an in-house library well equipped with both print and electronic resources. The library has very rich collection of e-books, e-journals and full text online databases. Besides, a Bloomberg terminal in the library to provides access to the real-time financial data service. The library is spacious, air conditioned with ergonomically design furniture & fittings, managed by highly dedicated team of professionals and catering the information needs of faculty members and students.  

E-Books and print books

  • The library has subscription of ‘ProQuest E-Book Central’ providing over 190000 e-books and sufficient number of print books available in library covering management and allied subjects.

Print and e-journal and Online databases

The library has subscribed to a wide range of print journals and e-journals. Registered users have access to following online databases through intranet. Authorized library users can seamlessly access the subscribed resources from anywhere and at anytime by visiting this link: https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/

Sr. No. Name of Database Brief Description Access Details


1.1 ACE-KP,

1.2 ACE-Equity,

1.3 ACE-MF


Browser version of Ace Equity Corporate database on Indian companies covering their Financial and Non-financial information like.

  • Company and Financial Data
  • Industry Data
  • IPO / Stock Market Data
  • Company Flow chart, balance sheet etc
  • Socio-Economic Indicators

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi

(ACE: Equity and MF Desktop Version, Installed in Library)


Bloomberg Terminal


A Bloomberg terminal is a computer system that provides access to the real-time financial data service, news feeds, and messages and also facilitates the placement of financial transactions.

Desktop Version (Installed in Library)


CRISIL Research


CRISIL Research presents a detailed and comprehensive analysis of the current trends and the long-term performance outlook on 72 industries in India. It includes the evolution of the industry, the regulatory environment, cost structures, nature and extent of competition, global trends along with statistical information on capacities, production, imports-exports, domestic and international prices, and consumption patterns.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Domain email registration based access


EBSCO Business Source Ultimate


Business Source Ultimate provides full text database covering all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, accounting, finance, and economics. Additional full text content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, faculty seminars (videos), and more than 5000+ full-text journals and magazines covered.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/


EPWRF - India Time Series


EPWRF India Time Series is a unique online database with its comprehensive coverage of Indian economy for a fairly long time period and it comprises over 50,000 variables capsuled in 18 modules. The database tries to provide in continuous time series from 1950 onwards.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Domain email registration based access


Emerald Insight


Emerald Insight provides online access to 310 full-text journals with back issues.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/


Euromonitor Passport


Euromonitor Passport offers integrated access to internationally comparable statistics, full-text market reports, and country analysts as well as thousands of sources of further information. The database provides key business intelligence on countries, companies, markets and consumers. It covers over 350 markets and 207 countries.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/




JSTOR provides a wide range of scholarly content through the academic community.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/


Oxford Academy Journal


Oxford University Press (OUP) provides over 200 journals on behalf of learned societies around the world.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/


Oxford Handbooks Online


Oxford Handbooks in the area of "Business and Management", which provides 947 peer-reviewed research articles from the 35 books

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/




Provides access 5000 Newspapers and Magazines from 100 countries in 60 different languages across the world.

Domain email registration based access




Statista is an online statistics, market research and business intelligence portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions [GFK, Scarborough - Nielsen, Ipsos, Euromonitor, Kantar etc.] as well as from business organizations [Consultancies - KPMG, Deloitte, Boston Consulting Group - BCG, PWC, Etc.] and government institutions [Official Statistical bureaus Etc.]. The platform consists over 10,00,000 Statistics (Daily almost 500 new and updated) on over 3000 topics [Topics Overview] from more than 22,500 sources [Agriculture Industry in Europe, Air Carrier market in India] with 120 Industry reports [Agriculture, Consumer Goods & FMCG, E-commerce, Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Automotive, Pharmaceuticals, Media, Advertising, Technology].

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/




Grammarly is an English language tool designed to evaluate digital writing and offer suggestions for improving grammar, sentence formation and punctuation, etc.

Domain email registration based access


SAGE Research Methods


SAGE Research Methods (Online) supports research at all levels by providing material to guide users through every step of the research process. It provides reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos by world-leading academics from across the social sciences. It also provides more than 125 hours of video and over 1100 case studies, showing the challenges and successes of doing research, written by the researchers.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/




Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings etc.

Campus wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/

Plagiarism Detection Software Services




Turnitin is an Internet-based plagiarism-prevention software. Turnitin checks for potential unoriginal content by comparing submitted papers to several databases using a proprietary algorithm.

Contact in Library for user id & password credentials




URKUND is a completely automated system against plagiarism (Anti-Plagiarism Software). It checks all documents against three central source areas:

  • a. The Internet
  • b. Published material such as Journals, Books etc.
  • c. Previously submitted student material (e.g. memoranda, case studies and examination works) etc.

Contact in Library for user id & password credentials





Networking based full text online access of e-books, e-journals, global full text thesis and dissertations, language learning portal etc.

Contact Library for login credentials




Source for Indian statistics collected from government sources for information and statistics on India. It provides socio-economic statistical data and useful information on India.

Contact Library for login credentials


ProQuest E-Book Central


It contains more than 190000 e-books titles from world-renowned publishers and it offers personal bookshelves that can be shared, notes and highlights, copying/pasting and printing with automatic citations, etc.

Campus-wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/


Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy Pvt. Ltd. (CMIE)

21.1 Economic Outlook


21.2 States of India


21.3 ProwessIQ


21.4 CapExDx


21.5 TradeDx


21.6 Industry Outlook


Economic Outlook: It is a macro-economic database, which provides a complete picture of the past, present and future of the Indian economy. Economic Outlook covers a wide spectrum of macro-economic and socio-economic, business and sectoral indicators. All these are backed by over 78k source documents (which is a gold mine for researchers).

Website link: https://economicoutlook.cmie.com/

Access through domain email ID registration.

States of India: It is a service that provides comprehensive data and news on all states, union territories and districts. There are over 85 million time series data on Economic and Socio-economic indicators in the States of India. Website link: https://statesofindia.cmie.com/

ProwessIQ: It is a powerful query-able database on financials of 52000+ companies. It provides time series data on annual & quarterly financials and stock market for all listed companies and most of the unlisted companies. Corporate performance is easily evaluated using ProwessIQ. It covers data on M&A, credit rating, daily stock prices from BSE & NSE exchanges, IPOs, CSR, ESG, carbon credit, corporate governance, NPA and a lot more.

Website link: https://prowessiq.cmie.com/

CapExDx: It is a service for researchers who would like to explore the dynamics of creation of new capacities in India. CapExDx is a data extraction service, which contains information on over 72,000 such investment projects. Each investment intention to create a new capacity, whether in mining, or manufacturing or even services, is a project in the CapEx database. Of 72000 over 41,000 have been completed, a little over 5,000 were abandoned and the remaining exceeding 25,000 are currently under various stages of implementation. It contains history of implementation of projects since 1995.

Website link: https://tradedx.cmie.com/

TradeDx: It is a database service comprising detailed data on India’s foreign trade. It facilitates easy downloads of data in simple text format. TradeDx includes historical data on India’s foreign trade. India’s trade data based on PC and ITC classification is available for the past 26 and 27 years respectively. This long-time series is ideal for researchers who may like to subject the data to further analysis or in research studies.

Website link: https://capexdx.cmie.com/

Industry Outlook: It is a well-balanced presentation of data, analysis and forecasts on a 209 industries. It helps in understanding the current and expected trends in the economic environment of the industry. Industry Outlook is SWOT management tool. Industry Outlook provides analysis(overview & news), annual & quarterly financials, risk & return, market cap, liquidity & valuation ratios, investment trend, market share, demand & supply (production, import, export, consumption details), forecast (for 8 quarters & 5years ahead) on every industry etc.

Website link: https://industryoutlook.cmie.com/

Trial Access




QuillBot: Academic writing platform that provides AI based assistance in writing.

Trial Access through domain email ID registration.


23.1 ABI Informs Complete


23.2 Elsevier’s Science Direct – IIMs 4 Subject Collection


23.3 Sage HSS Journals Package


E-journals collection for management and allied subjects.

Campus-wide access through Wi-Fi, Remote access through https://idp.iimsirmaur.ac.in/

The library reading hall remains open and accessible 24×7.

For any assistance contact Library or mail to library[at]iimsirmaur[dot]ac[dot]in