Sarasvati Mahal Library, Thanjavur
The Thanjavur Maharaja Serfoji's Sarasvati Mahal Library is one among a few medieval libraries existing in the world.
It is an unparalleled repository of culture and an inexhaustible treasure house of knowledge built up by successive dynasties of Nayaks and the Marathas of Thanjavur. It contains very rare and valuable collections of manuscripts, books, maps and paintings on all aspects of Art, Culture and Literature.
Sarasvati Mahal Library,
Palace Campus, Thanjavur
Ph: 04362 334107
Web : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saraswathi_Mahal_Library