Circulation Rules

KRC Membership & Circulation Rules

 Circulation Guidelines:

  1. General Books and Bound Volumes are for Circulation.
  2. Reference books, Loose issue of journals and Serial publications will not be issued.

               Timings: 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

Internal Membership (Free):

               Entitlements: Borrowing limits will be as under

S. No. Category No. of Documents Entitled
1. Group IV
2. Group III
3. Group II
4. PA/ RA/ JRF/ SRF/ Research Fellow
5. Common Cadre Staff
6. Ground Staff / Peons/ Helpers etc


             Duration: Loan period for all users is for 30 days.

             Fine: Fine will be charged Rs. 1.00 /- per day for delayed return / Overdue Documents.

External Membership (On Payment Basis):

  1. Research Scholars (pursuing Ph.D. and M. Phil.): Annual fee – Rs.500/- with 150 pages of photocopy/Softcopy free;
  2. Faculty Members: Annual fee – Rs.1000/- with 300 pages of photocopy/Softcopy free;
  3. Corporate Membership (for R&D Executives): Annual fee – Rs.7500/- per 03 persons with 500 pages of photocopy/Softcopy free;
  4. Guest Users: For 06 months (non-extendable): Rs.250/- with 50 pages of photocopy/Softcopy free;

Photocopy and document Delivery Charges for External/Non Members:

  1. Rs.50/- per article upto 10 pages and Rs.5/- per additional page (delivery by post).
  2. Rs.3/- per page (delivery at the KRC Circulation Counter).