In these times of competition reading is an effective tool to move ahead, ultimately Knowledge is power. It leads a man from ignorance to light. It is necessary that today’s children should be in touch with the library. The school and the parents must collectively provide a rich environment, students should be encouraged to readcontinuously as a learning process to enhance and enrich their personality and their outlook. As it is well said that – “Books are men’s best friends” To students the library is the place where they can find ready reference material beyond the class text books, beyond the class rooms to pursue their knowledge.