Library Membership


The membership of the library is available to students/faculty members as well as to postgraduate students, staff from academic institutions, Govt. R&D laboratories and industry. Only print resources are available for consultation /reference against library membership.

*Mode of Payment

Payments needs to be made By Demand Draft in the name of Director, CSIR-NCL, Pune or by  NEFT to Director, NCL Pune @- SBI NCL Campus Branch, Pune. Account No. : 30267257846, IFSC Code: SBIN0003552, GST No.: 27AAATC2716R1ZF

*General Rules:


  • All memberships are valid for only 1 year.
  • Library membership cards are non-transferable and entry will be to the valid cardholders only. In case loss of the card please informs the library staff immediately.
  • Valid ID card of the parent institute/company is must along with CSIR-NCL Library membership card for entry into the CSIR-NCL Library.
  • Industry Members cannot access online databases and cannot download any copyrighted content subscribed by the library. Limited photocopy are made available for industry membership.
  • Systematic downloading, G-mail attachments & use of Social networking site is not allowed.
  • Members can only browse and search resources available in the library & Limited photocopies/printouts of documents are allowed to members as per membership category.
  • Issuing facility is not available to outside users.
  • Personal documents are not allowed to refer to the library.
  • Every member has to enter his/her name in the register kept at the entrance.
  • The library reserves the right to terminate the membership with immediate effect, on failure to observe the library rules.
  • Retired members of CSIR-NCL are allowed to take library membership.
  • Smoking & eating is not allowed inside the library.
  •  Membership fees are non-refundable.
  • The Director, CSIR-NCL reserves the right to restrict the use of library services.
  • All rates are in addition of GST @ 18 % .
  • Membership Forms