Digital Library


The papers published at the various “Tanners'Get-Together”s, “LERIG”s and other Seminars held at CLRI as well many of the publications of the CLRI, Government reports and rare & out of print documents on Leather have been digitized and are available in the library for reference as PDF files.

CLRI Publications CLRI Symposia
Process for the Manufacture of Glaced Kid (1957) Symposium on raw Hides and Skins (1957)
Fancy, Split and Speciality Leathers (1975) Symposium on Leather Auxiliaries (1958)
Animal Blood (1980) Symposium on Tanning as a Small Scale and Cottage Industry (1959)
Technological Controls in Leather Manufacture (1980) Seminar on Vegetable tannins (1962)
Aniline Leather (1984) Fuller and Better Utilisation of Hides and Skins (1964)
Hair-on Skins (1985) Biological Aspects of Leather Manufacture (1968)
Industrial Leathers (1985) Women's Employment in Industry: The case of Indian Footwear (1993)


Tanner's Get-Together (TGT) / Leather Research Industry Get-Together (LERIG)
Papers & Proceedings : 1965 - 2006


Government Reports Monographs etc.
Report/ Hides Cess Enquiry Committee - Vol.1 &2 (1930) Walton: Tanning and Working in Leather in the United Provinces of Agra and Oudh (1903)
Report/ Marketing of Hides in India (1942) Harvey: Tanning Materials (1921)
Report/ Committee on Leather and Leathergoods (Madras) (1946) Pilgrim: Indian Tanstuffs (1929)
Report/ Marketing of Skins in India (1955) B.M. Das: Technical Bulletin (1946)
Report/ Committee on Leather and Allied Industries of India (1964)  
Report/ Committee on Development of Leather... for Export (1972)  
Status Report on Leather Industry in Tamil Nadu and Pondicherry (1976)  
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