About Central Library

The Central Library of IISER Berhampur was established in 2016 as a knowledge centre that offers access to essential and specialized information resources and services to meet the growing information needs. Central Library at IISER Berhampur is rapidly developing its collection of books, reference books, periodicals. The textbook collection in the library provides vital support for on-going BS-MS program and Ph-D program. The books are available on various disciplines like computer sciences, mathematics, physics, chemistry, environmental sciences, Biology and Social sciences. Library currently houses over 4000+ books, 17 magazines, 3 print journals, 2000+ e-journals and 2 bibliographic databases.


Our motto is to enhance and enable discovery through the effective utilization of information resources.


Library membership is open to all students, faculty members, research scholars and staffs of the institute to use the facilities and services after filling up the membership form.

Borrowing Privilages

Only registered members can borrow General and TBL books, except books marks for “CR” (Course Reserve) and “R” (Reference) for stipulated periods as mentioned below.

Borrowers No. of Documents Entitled Loan Period
Academic Staff 10 6 months
Post Doctoral Fellow 05 1 month
UG Students 3 + 1** 15 days
Ph.D Scholars 3 + 1** 1 month
Staff 3 + 1** 1 month

** This is defined as a temporary issue for one day only by submitting the Identity card.

● Borrowing privileges may go on changing from time to time.

Library OPAC