C515, 5th Floor, Elante Office Block 178A, Industrial and Business Park, Phase 1 Chandigarh 160002
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Our library has over 20,000 books, DVDs, magazines and newspapers. You can browse through our full collection online or you can visit the library Monday to Saturday. 

Please note that from 1 January 2020, the library will be operational from Tuesday to Sunday, 11.00 a.m. to 7.00 p.m.

Have a question? Click here to chat with us, Mon-Fri 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

A photograph inside British Council's Chandigarh library

Opening hours and holidays

Opening hours

Day Office hours Visitors hours
Tuesday - Sunday 11:00-19:00 11:00-19:00
Monday Closed Closed

Public holiday closing dates 2020

Day Holiday
1 January New year's Day
2 January Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti
26 January Republic Day
21 February Maha Shivratri
10 March Holi
10 April Good Friday
12 April Easter Sunday
15 August Independence Day
2 October Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti
25 October Dussehra
30 October Id-ul-Milad
14 November Diwali
15 November Govardhan Pooja
25 December Christmas

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