Major Socioeconomic Databases

State of India-CMIE is a comprehensive compilation of state-level statistics. The data is sourced from each of the 23 major states and 12 minor states or union territories. provides secondary level socio-economic statistical data about India and its states, Region and Sector on more than 35 variables.

CEIC Databases is delivering a wide range of macroeconomic and industry-specific time series data for India. The database covers over 163,000 time series with historical data from as early as 1951 and offers a wide range of dataset frequencies, from daily to annual.

Plagiarism Checker

iThenticate is the leading provider of professional plagiarism detection and prevention technology used worldwide by scholarly publishers and research institutions to ensure the originality of written work before publication. iThenticate helps editors, authors and researchers prevent misconduct by comparing manuscripts against its database of over 50 billion web pages and 130 million content items, including 40 million works from 590 scholarly publisher participants of CrossCheck, a service offered by CrossRef and powered by iThenticate software.
For user id and password, please send a request email.

Remote Access

Home/off-campus access means that you can access the library's electronic journals, e-books, databases, etc. from any computer - whether you are at home or abroad. As an employee, full time student, research scholar of the Indian Statistical Institute, you can get home/off-campus access to the electronic resources the Central Library, Indian Statistical Institute subscribes to. You may send an email for user name and password

Rules for Off-Campus Access
Remote access is strictly personal and should only be used for personal study or research purposes. The commercial use of data, the systematic download of large amounts of data (including entire books or journals) as well as the systematic storage of data are strictly forbidden. It's also forbidden to pass on your user ID and password to others and to use remote access in connection with another workplace. If the library or the data supplier should discover any misuse, your remote access will be closed. All traffic relating to remote access is logged by both the data supplier and the library.

Central Library is accessible via Virtual Private Network (VPN) from other Centres To use licensed e-resources you need to be identified as a ISI Library member*. You do this by making sure your computer appears to be on the ISI network. This is easy when you are on campus. When you are off campus, you will use Virtual Private Network (VPN) to put your laptop or desktop computer back on the ISI VPN network. For that purpose, please contact your System Administrator.

Renewal Request via Email

To renew the books you currently have checked out, please send an email to email
mentioning the following:
1.Barcode number of each book on a new line in the body of the email
2.Your Name
3.Library Card No
4.Your Mobile No (not essential)
Books on hold or overdue books, as well as Reserve book, and items borrowed through Interlibrary Loan cannot be renewed.