Welcome to CSIR-CLRI Knowledge Resource Centre

Located in idyllic academic surroundings, CSIR-Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR-CLRI) is a Global leader in Leather Research with a significant contribution to education, training, testing, designing, forecasting and social empowerment. The state-of-art facilities at the institute support innovation in Leather & allied areas, Biological, Chemical and Engineering disciplines.

Knowledge Resource Centre of CSIR-CLRI has a premium collection of over 16,000 Books and 25,000 bound volumes of Journals, Abstracting & Indexing Databases, M. Tech & Ph. D Dissertations, Reports, etc., The core of its collections provides the best information resources in Leather, Footwear and allied areas in addition to Biological, Chemical and Engineering disciplines.

Knowledge Resource Centre is a hub of access to some of the best collections of electronic resources, including e-journals and e-databases from renowned publishers.

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Opening Hours

Monday to Friday

9.00 am to 5.30 pm


10 am to 5 pm

Closed on Sundays and Public Holidays


Sr. Principal Scientist & Head,
Knowledge Resource Centre,
CSIR - Central Leather Research Institute,
Adyar,Chennai - 600020, India,
Phone - +91-44-24401052,24437256,
Email: chandrag@clri.res.in

Developed under CSIR-Knowledge Gateway And Open Source Private Cloud Infrastructure (CSIR-KNOWGATE), 12th Five Year Plan Network