"A library is not a luxury but one of the necessities of life."
The library at DPS, Haldwani has great resources and is a knowledge centre with a variety of easily accessible books. It is mandatory for all the classes to have one period in a week as the library period. The students are issued the library cards on which the Senior and the Junior students can issue 1 book for a period of one week. The total number of books presently is at 1,500, with the number increasing with each passing day . The libraries have sections of books ranging from textbooks and reference books to fiction and general knowledge, encyclopaedia and material for competitive exams. Since the school aims at making learning a fun process, there is an assortment of books and magazines available on general topics and separate sections for hobby-related books, books on travel, animal care, short stories, drama, poetry, astrology and other topics. The library subscribes to 4 dailies and 11 magazines / periodicals . We have a class library at Junior level where students can have story time in class itself. Each class library has 20 books which is age and class appropriate.