Library and Information Services
The British Council Library and Information Services is your gateway to a world of opportunity. We reach millions of people across India through our presence in nine cities. Become a member of the British Council family today and gain access to books, workshops, events and activities designed specially to meet your needs and interests. In addition to the wide range of books at our libraries, members can also access more than 85,000 e-books and 14,000 e-journals online.
Important notice for all library members
This is to bring to your kind attention that the email alerts sent to library members (Login credentials, Advance Notice of Item Due, Item check-in confirmation, Reserved title availability and Membership expiry notice) have not been delivered due to technical glitch in our software.
We are working towards resolving the same.
Sorry for the inconvenience caused.
Kindly approach the library staff for assistance or call us at our toll free number 18001024353.
Why join our libraries
British Council library membership entitles you to a range of services including access to wide range of books, CDs/DVDs and access to premium online resources.
Library and Information Services, Ahmedabad
Ahmedabad Library is strategically connecting the old and the new city and offers an exclusive range of books, journals, DVDs/CDs, audio books and online collection
Library and Information Services, Bengaluru
Spend stimulating evenings atbook reading sessions, enjoy and participate in talks by authors and like-minded literati.
Library and Information Services, Chandigarh
In Chandigarh, we are now in new premises next to the Elante mall, where we have a state-of-the-art new library with a dedicated training room and performance space.
Library and Information Services, Chennai
Lush green lawn and contemporary building sets the perfect ambience for a state of the art library. Come visit us and enjoy your reading time in our lovely courtyard.
Library and Information Services, Hyderabad
Regular workshops, seminars, lectures and other events make the library a real happening place. Come, be part of it.
Library and Information Services, Kolkata
The Kolkata library is centrally located and is well connected to all parts of the city and its outskirts via public transport. It is a major draw for the people of Kolkata.
Library and Information Services, Mumbai
By becoming a member of Mylibrary (Mumbai) you will be able to reserve a book online, get a free home delivery and pick up across Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai.
Library and Information Services, New Delhi
British Council Library is a state of art library with easy to use technology that will enable you to check out and return books, CDs and DVDs with ease and network with like-minded people.
Library and Information Services, Pune
Our services are geared towards young professionals, students, academic heads, government bodies and non government organisations.
Apply for our online library membership and access premium e-journals and e-books at the comforts of your homes and offices.