Resources & Facilities

The BAPS Swaminarayan Research Institute’s serves as a gateway to academic resources. The institute is supplemented with various facilities and services to both facilitate the learning experience and also encourage and inspire academic creativity. From major components such as library collections, study spaces, information technology, and conference halls to the important daily requirements, this section provides you with an overview of the available resources that the research institute has to offer for its members.



The BAPS Swaminarayan Research Institute contains an extensive library system that continually enhances its services and resources for its members. It strives to expand its research in all formats, including paper and electronic collections. The BAPS Swaminarayan Research Institute library provides students and faculty with access to the international scholarship; its resources and services are central to the institute’s intellectual commitment.


     Study Spaces

Understanding the need for private study and reflection, the institute facilitates its members by making available several individual study spaces. Well-lit and with access to network facilities, these quiet spaces provide one of the best places for concentrated study.


     Meeting and Discussion Spaces

At BAPS Swaminarayan Research Institute collaborative research and study is greatly encouraged. Readily available meeting spaces promote joint research endeavors and facilitate building lasting relationships among researchers. With integrated meeting and discussion rooms, members at the institute easily find spaces where they may express, discuss, and receive feedback on their research.


     Conference Hall

The institute provides an integrated conference hall where researchers may present their ideas to larger audiences. With customizable arrangements and state-of-the art electronic facilities, the conference hall provides an ideal venue for regional and international research conferences and seminars.


    Information Technology

In its efforts to fully utilize the potential of research oriented information technologies, the BAPS Swaminarayan Research Institute also provides access to a variety of technological resources. These facilities include specialized software, printing, copying, scanning, peripheral lending, video conferencing, video production suites, and workstation access.