Allowed books of reference for WITH BOOKS examination of Appendix3
Link for official reference
There will be two papers in each of the optional subjects: one will be answered with the aid of books and the other without books. The former will be of a severely practical character.
The candidates will be permitted to bring with them the following books of reference:
(i) Fundamental and Supplementary Rules.
NOTE. The P & T Compilation or any other compilation of a similar nature of the Fundamental and Supplementary Rules may be allowed.
(ii) Manual of Audit Instructions issued by the Comptroller and Auditor-General.
(iii) Schedules of powers of various railway authorities.
(iv) Indian Railway Codes.
(v) Regulations issued by the Indian Railway Conference Association.
(vi) Manuals of Procedure of Railway Accounts Offices.
(vii) Coaching and Goods Tariffs, if specially authorized by a note on any question paper.
(viii) Stores Manual and Stores Depot Hand-Book, if specially authorized by a note on any question paper.
(ix) Capital and Revenue Accounts,
(x) Appropriation Accounts.
(xi) Manual of Statistical Instructions issued by the Railway Board and any other Statistical Manual issued by the Railway Administrations.
(xii) Railway Board's orders issued by the Ministry of Railways in connection with the Central Pay Commission Rules.
(xiii) Workmen's Compensation Act without commentary.
(xiv) Railway Board's letter containing the revised pension rules.
(xv) Indian Railway Establishment Manual.
(xvi) Railway Board's letters Railway Services (Authorized Pay Rules).