Jointly managed by British Council and ICCR, this library provides you with access to contemporary British ideas and expertise. If you want to access the latest ideas in your area of study, in your professional life, or in your career development or if you simply want to read books, our Library has something for you.
The best of books and e-resources
The network of 11 libraries provides you with access to vast array of resources. You can use our library for learning research, professional and recreational needs. At the library you can borrow books, CDs, journals, browse an increasing resource collection or get information about studying in UK.
The British Library offers a combination of online and offline information resources designed to provide you with a comprehensive information service.
Over 27000 books covering all subjects including 2000 latest management books in marketing, public relations, leadership, human resources and business strategy.
ITERC: A section catering specifically to information needs of IT professionals and students.
A selection of books on India on a range of subjects including the arts, business, culture, history, law, religion etc
A literature/fiction section with over 3500 books from the classics to the contemporary.
A reference collection stocked with Dictionaries, Encyclopaedias, Hand Books, and year Books and Directories.
You can search the catalogue, renew your books, report address change, check the titles, events or even suggest a book, 24 hours a day, 365 days an year.
You can also access selected web based online resources from the library and some of them even from your home.
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*Institutional Members can borrow 2 video cassettes in addition to books
DVD Collection at British Library NEW
The British Library launched a new DVD service in order to make available quality feature films, classics, Shakespeare plays .comedies and children's films in DVD to its members. The collection include around 500 DVDs which include those of Laurel and Hardy, Charlie Chaplin, Screen plays of Shakespeare, Agatha Christie and Arthur Conan Doyle, American beauty, Arabian Nights, The 39 steps.