A well maintained and spacious library and reading room stocked with the latest reference books and textbooks on pharmacy subjects is available for use to the pharmacy students. The college also subscribes different Indian and Foreign journals and periodicals for keeping the students and faculty abreast with the latest developments in pharmaceutical sciences. The Library possesses large number of books and different titles relevant to all the subjects in pharmacy and allied fields.

At Guru Nanak Institute of Pharmaceutical Science & Technology (GNIPST), we have well established library which caters to the need of the undergraduate Pharma & B.Sc.(H) students and the faculty members. It is the aim of the Library of GNIPST to serve the varied needs of its many students efficiently with large volume of books, Journals & Periodicals. Students can refer & study them whenever needed. At our Pharma college library we have large number of books and journals. The library is not designed only for course study but to learn much extra so that they can be exposed to the world of wisdom. Students can land 5 books for studying through out the semester from our 'book bank' facility & can take 2 books for daily reading. JIS Group Educational Initiatives are member of British Council Library. We have hundreds of e-journal & magazines for up-to-date information to the students. Our library system is fully automated with LIBSYS facility. Our Libraries are also member of the Indian national Library so that staff, faculty & students get access of innumerable information.

Library Resources:

The Library has an excellent collection of Books, Journals and non-book materials in Pharmacy, Microbiology, and Biotechnology. It uses LibSys ver Rel. 6.0 software.

Books and E-resources:

Guru Nanak Institute of Pharmaceutical Science & Technology library houses with more than seven thousand (7000) text books, reference books, periodicals, news papers, electronic documents, audio- visual documents, etc., organized with best available tools and techniques.

Apart from the print resources, a good number of electronic resources comprising e-journals, e-books, soft copies of books are made accessible to the users of the library.


At present, the library subscribe to about 18 printed journals and also has access to mostly cited international peer reviewed online journals of Elsevier and Bentham.

Library Hour:

On all working days: 9.30-18.30 hrs (Monday - Saturday)

Library Services:

  • Lending of Books
  • Reading Room facility
  • Reference service
  • Book Bank facility
  • Displaying and Exhibition
  • Reprographic facility
  • OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog)
  • CD-ROM Circulation Service (soft copies of books are distributed on demand)
  • Internet facility

The graduate in Pharmacy Course of Guru Nanak Institute of Pharmacy has been accredited by National Board Of Accreditation with a grade of B | Tie-up Arrangements between JIS Group of Institutions and Central Bank of India for Educational Loan to Students | 4-6march 2016- The Annual Fest of the Institute will be held on 4-6th March,2016 | Reunion Will be held on 28th February, 2016. Interested alumni are requested to contact college/ alumni association for further queries. | Bijaya Sammillini was organized by the institute on 9th November, 2015 | Freshers Welcome was organized by the institute on 14th August, 2015 | Faculty Development Programme was organized by GNIPST on 21st December 2015. Dr. Indervir Singh From Chitkara University, Punjab enlightened the faculty members about the newer trends in pharmaceutical Research. | National Science Day was celebrated with a DST sponsored national seminar titled "Current innovations in Biotechnology in human welfare" on 7th November 2015. | World Hepatitis Day was celebrated on 28th July 2015 | World No Tobacco Day was celebrated on 29th May 2015 | A one day refresher course was organized by the institute titled "Cell based Assay as alternative to Pharmacological Model" on 30.1.15 |