The department has a well equipped library with more than ten thousand books on various disciplines such as Anthropology, sociology, Dalit studies, Linguistics Economics, History ,Folk lore, Statistics, Woman studies etc. Now the department has proposed to the government the computerization of the library.  Students from school and college level ,Govt. Officials, Researchers can make use of this facility. Researchers in tribal subjects from kerala and other states and foreigners also visiting this library and utilizes the references facilities. International and national journals are also available here reference.




The traditional anti-diabetic medicine used for generations by the Kaani Tribals in South Kerala is going to create history of sorts as the national patent office in New Delhi is going to formally grant it India's first patent for a tribal medicine.