Prepare for Your Visit

Important Security Notice

All visitors are requested to conform to security regulations and produce a valid photo Identification (ID) at the entrance. Acceptable photo IDs are: passport, driver’s license, voter ID card, Aadhaar card, Permanent Account Number (PAN Card), government/ employer issued ID, or college/university issued ID. The American Center will only accept original IDs and not photocopies.

Location and hours

The American Center Library
American Center, 24 Kasturba Gandhi Marg
New Delhi 110001
One block from Barakhamba metro station.

Tel: 91-11-23472000
Fax: 91-11-23314253
Library Director: 91-11-23472111
Circulation/Membership Desk: 91-11-23472119, 2298
Reference Desk: 91-11-23472115, 2116
Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
(Not open on Mondays).

The library is closed on Indian and American holidays.