The library was opened simultaneously with the opening of the CSC College under the high patronage of his Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, on 11th December 1988. The library specialises in military and strategic sciences. It has a number of advanced IT systems including access to the search engine from the Ministry of Defense computer network.
To provide educational and training service within the Command and Staff College environment and for all officers in the Ministry of Defense, Armed Forces, Royal Guard of Oman and other Security Services in Oman.
Library Information Resources
The Library database consists of Arabic and English information resources such as books, references, periodicals, government publications, research papers and dissertations, DVDs, internet and electronic resources.
CSC Library provides services such as searching system, referencing, borrowing and photocopying as well as updating the library users on any news.
A collection of books in the CSC library is available for loan for a period of four weeks, which is renewable for extra days if, for example, a book is not reserved by another user. The rest of the resources are not available for loan and can only be used inside the library for reading or photocopying.
The CSC Library opens daily during the office working hours from 0700 to 1400. On Sunday and Tuesday, the library also opens from 1630 to 1800 hours.
- Library Contact Details
Tel: (+968) 24 312 532
Tel: (+968) 24 312 719