New Delhi library

British Council Division, British High Commission 17 Kasturba Gandhi Marg New Delhi Delhi 110 001
Telephone number
+91 0120-4569000
Alternative telephone number
+91 0120-6684353
Fax number
+91 2371 0717


Located in Connaught Place in an iconic building designed by Charles Correa, the Delhi library is visited by people from across all walks of life that enjoy reading and cultural activities/events.

You can browse through our full collection online or you can visit the library Monday to Saturday.

Contact and location

Opening hours

Day Office hours Visitors hours
Monday - Saturday 09:00-19:00 10:00-19:00
Sunday Closed Closed

Public holiday closing dates 2016

Date Holiday
01 Jan New Year
26 Jan Republic Day
24 Mar Holi
25 Mar Good Friday
26 Mar Easter Priviledge Holiday
15 Apr Ram Navami
20 Apr Mahavir Jayanti
21 May Budh Poornima
06 Jul Idu'l Fitr, Ramzan
15 Aug Independence Day
18 Aug Raksha Bandhan
12 Sep Id-Uz-Zuha
02 Oct Gandhi Jayanti
11 Oct Dusshera
29 Oct Narak Chaturdashi / Kali Puja
31 Oct Govardhan Pooja
01 Nov Bhai Dooj / Karnataka Day
14 Nov Guru Nanaks Birthday
24 Dec Christmas Eve