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The site for Bengal Library Association


The Association regularly publishes books related to library and information science. Not only that, it also publishes Conference Proceedings of those Conferences organized by the Association.

Conferences / Seminars

From its inception, the Association regularly organizes Conferences. Till now 53 Bengal Library Conferences have been organized by the Association within a regular interval.


Bengal Library Association engages in development of library management software Koha. It customizes Koha for different libraries, provides active support regarding this as well as organizes training programme on a regular interval.


It is a programme launched by the Association with an objective of bringing in a single interface catalogues of participating libraries using different software.

News & Events
26 January, 2023
Bijaya Bandyopadhyay Memorial Lecture

Bijaya Bandyopadhyay Memorial Lecture, 2023 will be held on 4th February, 2023 at 5 PM in BLA Building at Padmapukur (P-134, C.I.T. Scheme-52, Kolkata-700014). All are cordially invited to attend the programme.

Speaker: Prof. Dr. Biswajit Ghosh, Vice Chancellor, Neotia University, Kolkata

Topic: Library: Past, Present and Future

President of the Session: Sri Arun Kumar Ray, President, Bengal Library Association

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