Resource Center » Urban Resource Center
This Center is accessible to all those interested in Urban Development Sector.
Urban Resource Center was established in December 2000 within the MuAN office under the Information and Networking Unit. The Center has been building a modest collection of Books, Documents, Newsletters, Brochures, Journals, Annual Reports, Training Materials, Videos and general information on urban sector and all 58 Municipalities of Nepal.
If you or your organizations is interested to contribute books and materials to make this Resource Center more informative and useful to its member municipalities and to other stakeholders, then MuAN welcomes your contribution and collaboration in sending us report, books, publications, training manuals, videotapes, and information material related to the urban development sector. These documents sent to MuAN will be properly classified and placed in MuAN's Resource Center for the use of all stakeholders interested in urban development.
Location and Opening Hours
The Documentation Centre of MuAN is situated at MuAN's Office at 190-Niketan Marg, Dillibazar, Charkhal Adda, Kathmandu, Nepal. The opening hours are from 10:15am to 3:45pm during winter and 10:15 am to 4:45pm during summer , Sunday to Thursday and 10:15 to 2:45 on Friday and is closed during government holidays.
- The books in the resource center of MuAN could not be borrowed but can be photocopied in MuAN
- The photocopying of the books will cost about Rs 2 Per Page
- Citizenship / Passport is required to Photocopy the books and materials outside the MuAN from this Documentation Center.
- In case of loss or damage of books/materials while photocopying outside, the borrower is responsible for reimbursement (in kind).
The documents/Materials have been classified according to the following table. (Please click on the subjects to view the list of books)
Urban Development Planning (General)
Strategy and Policy
Urban Finance (General)
Financial Status/ Fund Allocation
Urban Infrastructure and Services (General)
Community Development (General)
Rural Urban Linkages
Research Papers/Case Studies
Public Private Partnership
Urban Economics and Social Research (General)
Economic Overview (National and International)
Micro Enterprise / Macro Enterprise
Saving and Credit
Marketing / Business
Case Studies / Research Papers
Information, Communication and Networking(General)
Policy / Strategy
Solid Waste Management
Seminar / Conference Report
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