About P K Kelkar Library (Purushottam Kashinath Kelkar Library)
Welcome to the P. K. Kelkar Library (Formerly Central Library) of the Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. P. K. Kelkar Library is housed with all modern amenities, and is situated in a magnificent three-storied building covering an area of 5730 square meters. The mission of the Library is to provide information services and access to bibliographic, full text both in digital and printed resources to support the scholarly and information needs of all students, faculty members and staff. The 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 for 24 hours during the two examinations each semester.