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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
04 February, 2023
54th Bengal Library Conference

54th Bengal Library Conference will be held on 24-26 February, 2023 at Lok Sanskriti Bhaban, Panihati, Sodepur

Themes of the Conference: 1. West Bengal Public Libraries Act, 1979 and Its Amendments 2. Library Service During and After Pandemic 3. Problems of Different Types of Libraries and Their Staff

Registration Link:

Last Date of Submission of Paper: 10th February, 2023

Conference Registration Fee: Rs.500.00 (For Member); Rs.550.00 (For Non-Member)

Inaugural Ceremony: 24th February, 2023 at 4.30 PM

Conference Director: Prof. Amitabha Chattopadhyay

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