How to Join Library Membership

1.) The DPL provides free library service in the NCT of Delhi. Membership is open to all persons residing in NCT of Delhi on payment of Rs.20.00 only as membership charges and no other subscription fee is charged for the use of library services.
2.) To become a member of DPL all you need to do is to download the membership application form available on DPL website.  Fill the details and get the signature of your parent/guardian if you are below 18 years. The duly filled membership application should be attested by any responsible person (such as Gazetted officers/Principal/Lecturer/Elected Public Representative/MBBS Doctor/Lawyer/Bank Manager/President/ Secretary of any Residents Welfare Association/ any Officer of Semi Govt. or Public Undertaking equivalent to the Gazetted Officers etc.) as provided under the Library Rules and submit the membership application form at the registration counter along with Rs.20.00. Those who are unable to obtain attestation can become member by depositing refundable security deposit of Rs. 3000/-.
3.) To enroll the membership to the residents of NCR on the same norm as applicable to the residents of Delhi, subject to condition that they have to deposit an amount of Rs. 3000/- per member as a Security Deposit refundable upon surrender of the membership without making payment of interest thereon.

Temporary membership of the library to the outstation students shall be provided for a period of six months on production of the any of the documents viz. (a) Photo ID Card of Educational Institute where the student is studying (b) Voter / Election ID Card (C) Driving License (d) Passport and accompanied with a security Deposit of Rs. 3000/-
4.) Once the application form is filled submit it to the library staff at registration counter and show your current residence proof. We accept Ration Card/Election I-Card/Office I-Card/Passport/Driving License/CGHS.ESI Card/Bank Pass Book/Current Electricity Bill/Aadhar Card/MTNL Bill etc. as residence proof. Membership Card will be issued once, the application form is checked and found appropriate by the staff at the registration counter.
5.) The borrower card is valid for five years for the members residing in Delhi and six months for the NCR members. Thereafter a fresh application for membership dully recommended under the Library Rules is required. In case change of address that members should immediately inform the staff at Registration counter for change of address. Please see Library Rules for details.

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It's easy and it's free! Just come into the library with your parents or legal guardian. They'll need to show us their personal identification with an address on it. If you are 15 or younger, you'll need your parents to sign your card too. You may also print off a Library Card Application form and bring it to the library signed by your parent or legal guardian.

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i. Rs. 3.25 Crores for purchase of 5 Mobile Buses from Airports Authority of India.

ii. One sanitary napkin vending machine from CSR Foundation in association with ONGC.

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