Free DLI Downloader Tool

Search & Download books in TIFF/PDF format from Digital Library of India

Digital Library of India (DLI) is a digital collection of freely accessible rare books collected from various libraries in India. DLI project started in early 2000 with the vision to archive all the significant literary, artistic and scientific works of mankind and to preserve digitally and make them available freely for every one over Internet for education, study, appreciation and for future generations.

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System Requirements & Installation Steps

  1. Windows XP Windows 7 Windows 8, Mac, Ubuntu 12.10, x86 & x64
  2. Download Java 8 runtime from oracle website and install it on your windows PC.
  3. Download latest software build from
  4. Run the jar by double-clicking it in the windows environment. UNIX and Mac users please run the following command (or associate with Java Runtime for the first use) java -jar dli-downloader-5.x.x-jar-with-dependencies
  5. A GUI will appear once you run the app, and System Tray will now have one icon for controlling this DLI downloader.
  6. Create a Local Index for a particular language books, that may take few minutes.
  7. Search/Download/Open books in search Tab after the previous step is over.
  8. Once you are done downloading the e-book, goto System Tray and find the DLI icon, right click on it and choose exit.

Tool Image Preview

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Fig 1. EBook Search Panel View.

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Fig 2. EBook Download Panel View.

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Fig 3. DLI Downloader Settings Panel View.