About the library:

The Central Library of Lalbaba College plays a pivital role in teaching learning process of the college. It is always ready to assist in the academic activities of the college. The library has a rich collection of text and reference books in all the academic disciplines under offered by the college. Besides, it houses periodicals both in English and Bengali languages, newspaper, CDS/DVDS and other e-resources (through N-LIST consortia) for the use of its patrons.

The present library and reading room (Netaji Subhash Shatabarshiki Granthagar-O-Pathkaksha),situated on the first floor of the college building, was inaugurated by the then Vice-Chancellor of University of Calcutta Dr. Rathindra Narayan Basu in 17th February, 1997. All the books in the library are organised according to their subjects. Call number is assigned to the books following the standarized classification scheme, i.e., Dewey Decimal Classification Scheme. For subject heading Library of Congress Subject Heading is followed. SOUL software (SOUL 2.0) is installed for automation of the library's in-house operation.

Working Hours: Monday-Friday

From 6.45a.m. to 9.45 a.m. (morning section)

From 10.45 a.m. to 4.00 p.m.(day section)

No books will be issued on Saturday, Sunday and other holidays.

Note: During summer and winter recess the library is ready to serve its users.

For further information & assistance please contact:


Lalbaba College


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