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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
09 August, 2020
Celebration of Librarians' Day 2020

Webinar on Ranganathan and LIS Profession: Celebration of Librarians' Day 2020 will be held on 12th August, 2020 at 4.00 PM (IST)

Speakers in this Webinar: 1. Prof. Amitabha Chatterjee, Former Professor & Head, DLIS, Jadavpur University, Kolkata 2. Dr. Medha Joshi, Vice-President, IASLIC & Consultant (Information Services) at National Cancer Grid, Tata Memorial Centre, Mumbai

Brief Programme Schedule: Welcome Address: Prof. Narendra Lahkar, President, IASLIC; Inauguration of the Programme: Prof. Ajay Pratap Singh, Director General, RRRLF; Few Words: Dr. K.P. Majumder, General Secretary, BLA; Few Words: Mr. Tapas Kumar Sarkar, General Secretary, WBPLEA; Discussion of the Topic by the Speakers; Few Words from Programme Coordinator: Dr. Arun Kumar Chakraborty, Librarian, Bose Institute, Kolkata; Vote of Thanks: Mr. Abhijit Kumar, General Secretary, IASLIC

Jointly organized by: IASLIC, BLA & WBPLEA

YouTube Link of the Programme:

All are cordially invited to join.

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