Bait al-Hikmah receives about 1208 periodicals from all over the world including Pakistan.These periodicals comprise issues collected through purchase, exchange or as gratis. The journals, which are sent in exchange are Hamdard-e-Sehat, Hamdard Medicus, Hamdard Islamicus and journal of the Pakistan Historical Society published from Bait al-Hikmah by Hamdard Foundation Pakistan.
Beside books, all the periodicals journals & magazines are entered into computers. Their prints can be obtained through computer, as well as their subject wise lists are also available. periodicals are arranged alphabetically by subjects. Fresh issues are displayed subject wise alphabetically. At the end of each year, they are binded for future use . At present the library has about 29611 bound volumes.