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The Institute of Medical Sciences Library was established in 1961 and shifted to present premises on 14th February 1967. It is the only one of its kind in the country holding collection related to modern as well as Ayurvedic System of Medicine and a School of Nursing. On August 16 ' 2003, Padmashree Prof. K.N. Udupa Smarak Ayurveda Granthalaya was inaugurated as an extension of main IMS library in the undergraduate wing of Faculty of Ayurveda. The library is used not only by other departments of the University but also by the students and staff of other medical colleges of U.P., M.P. and Bihar. There is no good library on medical literature in a radius of about 300 Km.


  • Single Library running round the clock within the University System
  • Separate reading room facility for personal books
  • Air conditioned rooms for teachers and students
  • Caters to the need of three faculties viz, Modern, Ayurveda, and dental sciences alongwith a school of nursing.
  • Regional Medical library Status under HELLIS network of WHO.
  • Photocopy and Internet facility available.

Books and journals available:-

E journals

ERMED(it provides accesss to 1515 Medical & Health Sciences Journals)

Electronic Databases and Online Journals subscribed by BHU Libraries

Modern 93946
Ayurveda 79509
Current Journals subscribed:-  
Foreign 110 + WHO Global package Indian 16