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Membership :

The NSL is open to public and all are welcome to use, explore and utilize the resources available in the library. NSL welcomes individuals / institutions/corporate for becoming members to utilize its huge and valuable resources. Additionally, retired CSIR staff is also eligible to become member.


  • Borrowing facility
  • Loan duration              :  30 days for all members

    Renewals                    :  Once only for 30 days
    Overdue charges        :  Rs. 5/- per day for the first five days and subsequently Rs. 10/- per day

  • Issue & return timings
  • (Monday to Friday)       10.00 AM to 1.00 PM
  • Loss or Damage of publication

    The borrower is obliged to compensate lost or damaged publications either by replacing the publication or by paying for it as per the following rules:

    Indian Books              : Original cost + 50%of the cost + overdue charges, if any.

    Foreign Books         : Original cost +50%of the cost at present foreign conversion                                                 rates +overdue charges, if any

  • In case, the amount of the lost publication is not paid, it will be recovered from the security deposit of the user.
  • Register Online here





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