The Bharathiar University has four hostels namely Ladies Hostel (for research scholars and PG students), Men's Hostel (mainly for research scholars) and MBA & Additional Hostel (mainly for PG students). All hostels are well equipped with basic and modern facilities and attached with adequate guest rooms to accommodate the guests who visit the hostels. The Smart Classroom consist of LCD Projector ceiling mounting kit with all accessories for projection system with 84" Motorized Screen with Remote, and include Visualizer and Wireless adapter for the TS600, 78" diagonal interactive whiteboard with OS, hardware, advanced Amplifier, Wall Speakers, Wireless lapel microphone, Gooseneck mic and also include HDD-based DVD Players. The Library of Bharathiar University was established in the year 1981 at the Madras University Autonomous Postgraduate Centre of the University is an area of 11,750 sq.feet. The seating capacity currently is about 300 and has over 1,20,000 volumes covering all disciplines. The library subscribes to 163 National and International journals and seven leading newspapers. 150 journals magazines and periodicals are received on gratis. Back issues of journals are available some dating back to 1880`s. Photocopying facility is also available inside the library.