The National Book Foundation was established in 1972 as a service rendering educational welfare organization. Books on wheels is a project by the National Book Foundation which deals with every sort of books, including college textbooks children story books, medical college books and books for competitive exams (CSS). Books on Wheels visit different educational institutions in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to provide them with books. Books on wheels also offers to deliver them to your doorstep.
The NBF head office is located in Islamabad while its provincial headquarters are in Peshawar, Karachi, Lahore and Quetta. In KP, the Abbottabad and DIKHAN bookshops operate under the supervision of the Peshawar Office, which is headed by Murad Ali Mohandas, Director Khyber Pakhtunkhwa region.