You no longer have to race against time and drag yourself out of the comforts of your homes and offices in order to access e-journals and e-books. You can apply for our online library membership and access premium online resources.  


E-brary is the leading provider of e-content services and technology. The British Council subscribes to the entire Academic Complete collection of e-brary: ideal for students, researchers, and academics. We give you unlimited access to more than 100,000 academic e-books. 

Academic Complete includes the following 16 subject databases:

  • Business and Economics
  • Computers and IT
  • Education
  • Engineering and Technology
  • History and Political Science
  • Humanities
  • Interdisciplinary and Area Studies
  • Language, Literature and Linguistics
  • Law, Intenational Relations and Public Policy
  • Life Sciences
  • Medical
  • Nursing and Allied Health
  • Physical Sciences



British Council subscribes to the entire Academic One file from Infotrac that offers access to more than 14,000 e-journals and more than 7,000 full text.

Online library membership


Categories Membership fee (in INR)
Online Library Membership 1100*

*This is an 'Individual' membership which will be available for INR 1100/- per annum.

Online access to more than 85,000 academic e-books across subject areas like Management, Computers, Science and the Arts
Online access to more than 14,000 e-journals across subjects like Management, Law, Health, general Science and much more*
Subscription to our monthly e-newsletter which includes information on future events and activities at the British council

*7000 full text


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