Central Library: Introduction
Central Library of the Bhairab Ganguly College, Kolkata (BGC), is the nerve centre for all academic activities of the Institute. It is located at first floor of the Central Building, spreading over 3,700 sq feet. The library is partly air-conditioned and equipped with modern IT application. There are separate reading room for faculty and students. The sitting capacity of the reading room of the library is for 60 readers. Local Area Network (LAN) connection exists in the library including wireless and WiFi network throughout the library premises. Users are able to connect the library computers as well as their own devices through the library network.
The library security surveillance system is equipped with modern CCTV cameras. The Library is computerized with KOHA library management software. OPAC facilities are available through the campus network. It is automated and is one of the most modern technical libraries under West Bengal State University.
Collection Development: Collections
The library has a rich collection of national /international books and journals in the field of Commerce, Arts & Science on different subjects including reference books. The subjects include ASPM, Bengali, Botany, Chemistry, Commerce, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electronics, English, Environment, Geography, Hindi, History, Journalism, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physical Education,Physics, Physiology, Political Science, Sanskrit, Urdu & Zoology. Total collections including text books & reference books are more than 31 thousand up to financial year 2020-21.
The Library subscribe a good number of print journals, magazines and newspapers which include Yojana (Bengali & English versions), Economic & Political Weekly, India Today, Peshaprobesh, Desh, Achievers, Karmakshetra, Karmasangsthan, Employment News, Anandabazar Patrika, Times of India, etc.
- Sri Mintu Halder, M.Com., B.Ed., M.L.I.S., M.Phil. View Profile
- Smt. Sujata Mandal, Library Attendant
Sri Sujit Biswas , Library Assistant (College Appointed)
Smt. Rupa Nandi, Office Assistant (College Appointed)
BG College Library is providing the following services to its users.
- Reference service
- Reprographic Service
- Internet Service
- E-journal service
- Email service
- Question Bank Service