• The library's working hours are Monday to Saturday: open 24 hours. Sundays and  IISc Holidays: 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
  • The library will remain closed every January 26th, August 15th, and October 02nd
  • Off-campus access to most subscribed online journals and databases through Single Sign-on (SSO) without a VPN connection.
  • Should you need to borrow book/s from the library, please check the availability of book/s using the WebOPAC (Online Catalogue).
  • Direct Links to some of the subscribed eJournals/eJournal platforms

  • Direct links to some of the subscribed research databases

  • Direct links to some of the eBook platforms

  • Indian Institute of Science

  • JRD Tata Memorial Library

  • IISc Faculty Profiles

  • Access JoVE Reserch & Educational Journals

  • Cambridge University Press Read & Publish

  • ACM Opens First 50 Years Backfile

  • Read & Publish Agreements

    Read and Publish agreements are contracts between libraries and publishers that allow researchers to read articles in subscription journals and publish articles in open access journals without having to pay additional fees.

    The IISc has signed Read and Publish agreements with four publishers:

    Cambridge University Press
    Company pf Biologists
    Microbiology Society

    Rockefeller University Press

    These agreements provide IISc researchers with a number of benefits, including:

    Access to a larger number of open access journals
    Reduced costs for publishing in open access journals
    Increased visibility for their research