Set up in 1977, the State Resource Centre works for the promotion of literacy, mass education, empowerment of women and continuing education. The Centre's main activities include training, publication of literature, research and evaluation of adult education programmes. The Centre organizes workshops and seminars, conducts training programmes for individuals and groups working for spreading literacy. It also tries to create awareness among the masses about the need for literacy.
The Centre has brought out 19 handbooks, 11 folders, 8 posters and 5 stickers/leaflets on adult education. The Centre has also coordinated and organized literacy walks and races to create mass awareness about literacy.