About Central Library
The Central Library of IISER Berhampur was started 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 text book collection in the library provides vital support for on-going BS-MS program and Ph-D program. The books are on various disciplines like computer sciences, mathematics, physics, chemistry, environmental sciences, Biology. Library operations are automated using KOHA open source library management software. Library currently houses over 2800 books, 10 magazines, 2 print journals and 1707 e-journals.
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.
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.