The importance of books and libraries in the formation of any person, society or nation is unique. The sources of information, knowledge, entertainment and curiosity are the most important sources of information. That is why public libraries are needed as the power centre of intellectual development and the energy centre of social development. It is inevitable to develop a "public library system" as a major centre for the promotion of education, knowledge, information and entertainment.
Recognizing the importance of public libraries for providing information about various issues related to social, political, educational and all matters of the various sections of the rural and urban areas of the state, the Government of Maharashtra has approved the 'Maharashtra Public Library Act, 1967'.
The Government aims as a welfare state in order to bring the library slogan by implementing this Act by promoting public interest in the public interest and developing the public library system. For this, the Government through the Directorate of Library for various library services