Library Management Project using Core Java


This page contains Library management system project developed using Core Java technologies only to maintain library and Books details. This project is having basic features and it helps the developer to understand core java functionality and start the project.

The implementation of Library Management starts with entering and updating master records like book details, library information.

Specific Requirement

Please find a specific requirement in order to understand and execute this project in your local system.

User Interface: This is a Core Java project and we did not use any user interface for this project. The user can use eclipse or command prompt to execute this program.

Hardware interface:

  • Operating system: window
  • Hard disk: 40 GB
  • RAM: 256 MB
  • Processor: Pentium(R)Dual-core CPU

Software interface:

  •  Java language 1.6 or higher version
  • eclipse 3.4 (Helios or higher version)
  • Command Prompt


The user should have a basic understanding of Java and Object Oriented Programming concepts.

External Links, Videos & Project Source Code

Java Docs:

Java docs generated for this project and uploaded below, anyone can download by clicking on “KnowledgeWalaLibrary Java Docs” link. The user can download and unzip the folder to see all API used in this project.

KnowledgeWalaLibrary Java Docs


Java Source Code:

Java Source Code for this project uploaded here, anyone can download by clicking on “KnowledgeWalaLibrary Java Src” link. The user has to download and unzip this project in order to import in eclipse.



Executable Jar File:

Executable Jar file generated for this project to run using command prompt editor. The user can download and unzip executable jar file by clicking on “KnowledgeWalaLibrary _executableJAR” link.

KnowledgeWalaLibrary _executableJAR


Project Overview

Import Project into eclipse

 We have to download the project from above link and import project using below steps.

  • Download project from the above link (KnowledgeWalaLibrary_javaSrc)
  • Navigate to eclipse and start eclipse
  • Create an eclipse workspace
  • Right click on project explorer and click on import option


  • Once Clicked on Import Option then it will open import project windows
  • Click on General and “Existing project into workspaces”


  • Click on Next option then you can browse project from the file systems


  • Select the project and click on OK button and Finish the import
  • Once above steps completed then it will start displaying project on your eclipse workspace



Execute Project Using Command Prompt

Library Management Project can be executed using command prompt as well as using eclipse. Download executable jar file from the “KnowledgeWalaLibrary _executableJAR” link. Please follow below-given steps to execute the Library Management Project.

  • Download executable jar file from the link
  • Open a command prompt and navigate to executable jar file location
  • exec1
  • Type “java -jar KnowledgeWalaLibrary_Executable_JAR.jar” command and hit enter button


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