Mizoram State Library was housed in a rented building since its inception till 2011. A new building was constructed with the help of grant received under the matching scheme of Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation amounting to Rs. 125.00 lakhs. The work commence w.e.f 15th April 2007 and completed on 22nd December 2009. The building is a 4 (four) storied RCC framed structure i.e. Basement I, Basement – II, Ground Floor & First Floor. The total area of the building is 1300.87 sq.m. The building was inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Mizoram, Mr. Lalthanhawla in March 2011 and has been occupied since then.
The National Mission on Libraries facilitates assistance for the upgradation of libraries providing services to the public. An assistance extending to Rs. 100.00 lakh was availed on matching basis for extension of existing library building. Extension works in the west wing of the library commence in 2015 and is still under construction.

Floor –Wise Provision of Rooms

First Floor

Area 309.10 sq.m

Assistant Librarian

Reference Section

Bound volumes of Newspapers/Periodicals

Collection of North-East Books

Ground Floor

Area 363.37 sq.m

State Librarian

RRRLF Children corner

Reading room (Newspapers, magazines etc)

Computer cum reprography

Basement II

Area 356.79 sq.m.

Stack room (inckuding mizo collection)

Hindi section

Basement I

Area 267361 sq.m.

Collection cum distribution center for RRRLF books