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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
18 October, 2021
Certificate Course In Library Science, Week-end Session, 2021-22

Applications forms are available for admission in the Certificate Course In Library Science, Week-end Session, 2021-22 organized by Bengal Library Association from the Association's office at P-134, C.I.T. Scheme-52 on 23.10.2021 to 13.11.2021 [between 12-5 PM except Thursday, Sunday and Govt. Holidays] by submission of Rs.100/- by cash or Demand Draft (in favour of Bengal Library Association payable at Kolkata) or through online attached herewith. Filled up application forms must be submitted within the above mentioned dates in the Association Office by-hand or by-post together with the self attested documents mentioned in the form.

Total No. of Seats: 65

Mode of Class: Preferably online until the situation improves on every Saturdays and Sundays

Select List will be published in the last week of November, 2021

Commencement of Class: Second Week of December, 2021 (Tentative)

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