The library at present has a collection of 90262 volumes including textbooks and bound periodicals. The audio-visual section has a collection of 800 CDs, 160 gramophone records 40 films and 17 manuscripts. The library subscribes to 168 periodicals (Data as on 05/08/2022) and there are more than 20 lakhs electronic information resources available in the library.
Rare books Collection
Abussabah Library has a small collection of rare documents. It consists of Manuscript collections which are older than 300 years. Most of the manuscripts are in Arabic. Rare collection also contains some old news papers and clippings related to freedom movement.