Uniqueness of the J.R.D. Tata Memorial library

  • Has the largest scientific and technical document collection in the country.
  • Houses more than 6000 unique journal titles in science and technology.
  • Some of its rich collection includes prestigious journals (example, Nature and Science) from volume one and issue one, onward.
  • Serves a large pool of scientists and researchers from across the country and abroad.
  • A core member of e-Shod Sindhu, a newly formed Consortium at the national level by the MHRD providing online access to more than 10,000 e-journals and several databases.
  • INFLIBNET.Regional Centre for Document Delivery Services
  • National Board for Higher Mathematics (NBHM).Regional Resource Centre for Mathematics
  • Offers Corporate and Academic Institutional Membership 
  • Subscribes to over 650+ journals spending Rs.15+ crores, annually
  • Maintain and update ePrints@IISc - one of the foremost and largest Institutional Repositories in the country.
  • Online access to archives (from first volume) of the journals from major publishers, including : American Institute of Physics, Physical Reviews Online (PROLA) Institute of Physics Publishing Archive, JSTOR, American Chemical Society, Royal Society of Chemistry, Elsevier Science, Wiley Interscience , Springer Verlag, SIAM, Nature Journal and Oxford University Press.