The Boys Own Library

The Boys Own Library & Young Men's Institute
Information on Book Lending Section (General & Children)
The main area of this library is its wealthy treasure of books. The books of its adult members are classified according to subject following the diction of the latest library science. Total number of novels as on 31.12.2017 is 15,929 likewise statistics of non-faction books is detailed as under :-

  Subject Total no. of books  
  History 528  
  Medical Science 134  
  Art & Calture 232  
  Drama 2,194  
  Science 239  
  Biography 927  
  Geography & Tourism 662  
  Rabindra Sahitya 299  
  Literature on Drama 205  
  Game & Sports 112  
  Poetry 665  
  Political & Social Science 508  
  Bengali Literature 798  
  Philosophy & Religion 846  
  Ancient Literature 111  
  Omnibus 400  
  Bengali Reference 464  
  Astrology 44  
  Children 6283  
  English Books 8929  


Classification is accordance with Dewy System has been completed so far as Bengali books of the general section are concerned. Due to space problem, English catalogue is also maintained in Dewy system.

The English Catalogue is under preparation, while up-to-date Bengali catalogue are being prepared and circulated to the members at a nominal price from time to time.

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Director

Mary Ryan

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Junior researcher

Michael Anderson

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