The Library remains open throughout the year except on Republic Day (January 26), Independence Day (August 15), Dussehra, Diwali, Holi and Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday (October 2) and on other gazetted holidays. Only Reading Room facility is provided to the readers on Saturdays and Sundays.
The timings are:
Monday through Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.