P K Kelkar Library is equipped with an RFID system which provides self-Issue/Return/Renewal of books using a Kiosk. Users can use the Kiosk to issue or renew library books.

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BookDrop box

P K Kelkar Library has two RFID based book drop boxes. One is available near the library entrance, and the second box is located near the new arrivals of books. Users can return their checked-out books to the library via the drop box. The service can be accessed even when the library is closed (24x7 access). Users will receive an email and SMS alert. 
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About PKKL
About P K Kelkar Library
Welcome to the P. K. Kelkar Library of the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. The library is housed with all modern amenities and is situated in a magnificent three-storied building covering an area of 5730 sq.m. The library's mission is to provide information services and access to bibliographic and full-text digital and printed resources to support the academic and information needs of all students, faculty, and staff. Library remains open for 358 days of the year, from 8 a.m. to 12 midnight on all working days; 9 a.m. to 12 midnight on Saturdays; 9 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. on Sundays and Gazetted holidays; and 24 hours during semester examinations.
Client 1 pearson crystal data
Client 2 iet inspec
Client 3 cmie
Client 4 ebsco
Client 5 scifinder
Client 6 scopus
Client 7 shod shindu
Client 8 mathscinet
Client 9 web of science
Client 9 proquest