The Central Library participated in the ISO-9001 certification process along with other units of the Institute. During this process a detailed systems and procedures manual was prepared and submitted to Prof. S.S.Gokhale Management Representative of the Institute. Various quality auditing internal as well as external were conducted, non conformity reports were responded immediately. The final certification team also visited and scrutinized the entire written systems and procedures of the Central Library with other units of the Institute. On 12th May 1999 RWTUV of Germany awarded the certificate for maintaining the quality systems and procedures. After this various internal and external quality auditing and surveillances are being conducted periodically.

Librarian receiving a copy of ISO-9001 certificate for the Central Library from the Chief Guest in special function held on 12-05-1999 in the presence of the then Director, Prof. R. Natarajan The staff of the Central Library also participated in the function. On this occasion, Director distributed mementoes to the entire staff of the Central Library. The Central Library has also been re-certified for ISO-9001:2008 standards by RWTUV of Germany which is valid till August 2017.