Computerised issue/return
Circulation staff only have to scan the barcode and press a function key to initiate the transaction. It helps in quicker data entry and more accurate circulation transactions.
Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
The library holdings are accessed by a computerized Online Public Access Catalog (OPAC). It allows searches for materials by key-words, or through several access points like author, title, subject and call number of publication. Our user-friendly OPAC enables searches to be conducted with ease and speed.
CSIR-CMERI OPAC can be accessed at

Inter-library Loan services
The Information Services Group offers inter-library loan service to its users for the books and periodicals not available in the Library by borrowing them from other libraries. The Library, in turn also lends its resources to the other libraries. Borrowing Library is responsible for loss or mutilation of documents during transit
Reference Services
Information Services Group helps the users in selecting sources of information and also to assist in locating the required material.
Reprographic Services
Information Services Group provides xerox equipment for quick photocopying service.
Central Mechanical Engineering Research Institute
Durgapur-713209, India