Library Opening Hours

Summer 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Winter 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.



NHRC library was established with the purpose of providing research based health information. It is being utilized by the all health and related professionals involved in research activities. It servers as a repository for health research related information and resources.

NHRC library has started to fulfill its purpose. NHRC library has a collection of research based books/tapes/documents and CD-ROMs, and is actively networking with other health research libraries. Library data is classified under internationally accepted classification scheme developed by the National Library of Medicine, USA; using MESH (Medical Subject Heading).

NHRC library would like be known as active heath research information center, which will provide the research based information in all aspects of health related subjects available in the country.


  • To provide health related research and information to all health and professionals involved in research activities,
  • To provides those information through e-mail, both nationally and internationally,
  • To fulfill the gaps of research based information in the country,
  • To provide information based research materials (either in conventional or in e-formats) to the health and related professionals,
  • To promote resource sharing, networking and exchange of databases,
  • To document the health related research based information properly in electronic version, and
  • To bring out various publication.

International Digital Library

  • WHO Digital Library
  • SEARO Library Catalogue
  • IMSEAR (Index Medicus for South-East Asia Region)
  • Cochrane Medical Library Free or low cost access to 400 major scientific journal in agriculture and related biological, environment and social sciences.

Library Networks for Resources

  • Maharajgunj Nursing Campus
  • Ministry of Health and population
  • National Academy of Medical Sciences
  • TU IOM Maharajgunj Campus Library
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  • Computerized Retrieval Service

    Currently the library has the created database of 1000 records of its collection. The users can browse database by author, title and key-words at intranet and internet.

  • Internet Services

    The library is providing full INTERNET services for the enhancement of research and study at subsidized rate.

  • Online Catalogue

  • Online FullText