National Defence College (NDC) at New Delhi is one of the leading training institutions of the country. It conducts a course of eleven months on National Security and Strategic Studies for Senior Defence Officers, Civil Services Officers and Officers from friendly foreign countries of Brig/Joint Secretary level or equivalent rank and also awards M Phil Degree from Madras University in 'National Security and Strategy'. NDC Library and Research Centre is the nerve centre for research activities in the College. The aim of the library is to provide research material both in printed and electronic form from reliable and credible resources to the Faculty and Course Officers for their research work. The library has a huge collection of books, journals and, periodicals . Library has been subscribing to various databases like Military Database (Proquest), Startfor, Jstor and Pressreader. Digital Library has federated search engine from Refread (Digital Library Platform) which gives results from all the e-resources like subscribed, open access and institutional repository on single sign on. Library has also subscribed to "Ebsco ebooks Academic Subscription" collection and "Ebrary Academic Complete" which facilitates to read and download huge number of e-books.