libraryThe library of Indian Institute of Astrophysics is more than two hundred years old. Since then, the library has been continuously acquiring astronomical literature in the form of books, journals and catalogues, and today it can boast of housing the largest collection in Astronomy in the country.

Our library provides the Indian Institute of Astrophysics faculty, students and visiting scholars from around the globe with ready access to complete collections of print and online astronomy resources. With 20,000 volumes of books and approximately 78 active serial titles, the breadth of the collection is exceptional. Special strengths of the collection include materials on observational astronomy and theoretical physics and astrophysics, and back volumes of many core journals from Vol.1.

SOPs / Protocol for Functioning of IIA Library during COVID-19

Library Hours: 9am - 5.30pm (Monday to Saturday)

Library will be happy to help our faculty and researchers to create their Researcher ID profile with citation metrics, using Web of Knowledge

Last updated on: November 20, 2020