State Central Library
Location – Afzal Gunj, Hyderabad
The State Central Library Hyderabad better known as the State Central Library (SCL), is a public library in Hyderabad. The building was constructed in 1891 by Nawab Imad-ul-Mulk. Formerly known as the Asafia Library, it is one of the most imposing structures in the city and was granted heritage status in 1998 by INTACH, Hyderabad.