Opened in 1947, the American Library Chennai was established to promote understanding between the people of South India and the United States. In addition to its excellent collections in the social sciences, business, management, and American Literature, the Library provides information on the United States, its democratic institutions, history, and politics. The American Library serves the general public, including students, teachers, researchers, government officials, media representatives, entrepreneurs and scholars. General access to the Library is free and intended as a service to the people South India from the people of the United States. Fees for other services apply.
Operating Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m
Monday to Friday, excluding
Indian and American Holidays