The library is available for the use of all members of NCBS. Its working hours are :

Monday to Friday 9.00am to 12.00 mid-night
Saturdays and Holidays 10.15am to 10.00pm
Sunday Closed


After working hours and holidays including Saturdays & Sundays, the Access Control system is activated. The access control cards will be issued to all the faculty members, post-docs, research scholars individually and to the JRFs with prior permission from the concerened PIs. All the entry and exit as reflected in the card will be recorded in the system. Users are requested to use these cards for entry and exit both. These cards are strictly Not Transferable. The security at the reception will be issued with access cards for the use of Administrative, Technical and other staff members as well as for the purpose of emergency and exigencies.