Integral University, a seat of educational excellence, is a premier university in Lucknow, the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India. It was established under Act Number 9 of 2004 by the State Government. The University is duly approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under sections 2(f) and 12B of the UGC Act, 1956, Medical Council of India, Pharmacy Council of India, Indian Nursing Council, Council of Architecture, Bar Council of India, Indian Association of Physiotherapists, National Council for Teacher Education, UP State Medical Faculty and Distance Education Bureau. Integral University is accredited by NAAC and recognized as a Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific & Industrial Research, Ministry of Science & Technology, Government of India
The Integral University Library System (IULS) comprises a Central Library and Departmental Libraries that collectively support the teaching, research and extension programs of the University. The Central Library houses a rich collection of over 135 thousand documents consisting of textbooks, reference books, print journals, PhD thesis, Masters Dissertations and CDs/DVDs and online databases in the fields of Engineering, Management, Computer Science, Medical and Paramedical Sciences, Biotechnology, Agriculture, Applied Sciences, Humanities, Education and Literature etc.