The technical library of the Bureau is a National Resource Centre for information on standards and related matters and meets the needs of Industry, trade, Government, researchers and consumers alike. The Bureau’s Library system comprises the Headquarters Library (New Delhi), three Regional Office Libraries at Chennai, Kolkata, Mumbai and one at Training Institute(NITS), Noida
The collection at the Headquarters Library numbers is more than Four Lac standards, specifications, codes, test methods issued by different ISO members bodies, like International Organization for Standardization (ISO), International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC), British Standards Institution (BSI), Japanese Industrial Standards(JIS), Deutsches Institut Fur Normung (DIN) German Standards, American Society for Testing and Material(ASTM), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and Ministry of Defence, JSS(India). The Library has also a collection of more than two thousand Hindi Books
Membership of the Library is available to individuals and organizations for reference purpose only by paying an amount of Rs.2,000/-(Two thousand only) plus 18% GST . The period of membership is one year i.e. from April to March. No borrowing/lending/hardcopy will be made by the Library.
The Library shall be open to readers on all working days from 1000h to 1630 h. Members can consult the Library at BIS HQ, New Delhi and also at BIS Regional Branch Offices at Kolkata, Chennai and Mumbai.
Please click here application form for the Library Membership of BIS Library.