The Reference Section is located at the eastern side of the Jinnah hall. It provides reference service to research scholars, students and the general public. It contains reference material like encyclopedias, almanacs, directories, dictionaries, year books, hand books, atlases, gazetteers, indexes, quotation books, maps, bibliographies, and biographical sources. The reports and publications of Pakistani Government and other donor agencies i.e. OECD, World Bank, Asian Development Bank, UNESCO are also available. Bibliographical assistance is provided to initiate research. Reference collection provides ready access to background information and up to date facts and figures. Reference books are identified by “REF” above the Class No.