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Library Hours

Main Campus
Mon to Sat: 0830 to 2200 hrs
Sunday: 1100 to 1900 hrs *
City Campus
Mon to Sat: 0830 to 2200 hrs
Sunday: Closed
* Stay tuned for latest updates
* Libraries remain closed on public holidays


News, Announcements & Events

  • We would like to extend our gratitude to Mr. Shahid Shafiq, IBA Alumnus, and longest-serving member on the Board of Governors of the #IBAKarachi, for donating many of his personal books to the IBA Library

  • Mr. Shahid Shafiq, IBA Alumnus

COVID-19 SOPs while visiting library

     - Use face mask at all times
     - Sanitize hands before/after every cross or direct contact of the surface
     - Maintain social distance
     - Avoid handshaking, hugging, or physical contact.
     - Only check-in/check-out services are available.

Please note that due to a rise in COVID-19 cases, both campus libraries will only be open for borrowing transactions (check-in, check out, and hold pickup) from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. from July 26 to July 31, 2021.

Please note that both campuses' libraries will remain close on Sunday, August 1, 2021.

"No university in the world has ever risen to greatness without a correspondingly great library... When this is no longer true, then will our civilization have come to an end"-Lawrence - Clark Powel