Service Available in BCSCL

1. Lending Service.                                                ( 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. )

2. General Reading facility.                                      ( 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. )

3. Career Guidance Study facility.                             ( 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. )

4. Reference Service.                                             ( 8.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m. )

5. Reprography Service.                                          ( 1.00p.m. to 7p.m. )

6. Cyber Café facility.                                             ( 12.00 noon to 6 p.m. )                 

7. Reading facility for Children.                                 ( 1.00p.m. to 7p.m. )

8. Women Reading facility.                                      ( 1.00p.m. to 7p.m. )

9. Reading facility for Senior Citizen.                         ( 8.00 a.m to 8.00 p.m. )

10. Journal & periodical Study facility                        ( 8.00 a.m to 8.00 p.m. )

11. Free Newspaper Reading service.                        ( Free Service to all 8.00 a.m to 8.00 p.m. )  

12. Information Searching facility from Old Newspaper. ( Free Service to all  8.00 a.m to 8.00 p.m. )  


  • Languages Covered: - Hindi, English, Bengali, Kokborok, Manipuri, Chakma only.
  • No. of Newspaper Subscribed: - 36 nos. (National, regional, Local daily)
  • No. of Journal/Periodical Subscribed: -   65 nos.    


Readers Service:- Over 500 readers a day on an average attend Birchandra State Central Library. Besides, the Library also have a Lending Section for issue of some categories of books to the Library members and for issue of books to Government offices on Inter-Library /official loan .The number of issue per day on an average is about 200.It follows open access system.

Apart from the general Reading Room in the Central Library the Library also maintains some specialised Reading Rooms for the following person’s.


i)   Senior Citizen                        for Senior CTZN 

ii)  Women Section                      for Women only

iii) Children’s Corner                     for children

iv) Career Guide Section               for Students, unemployed Youths etc.

v)  News Paper Reading Room        for general reader

vi)  Reference reading Room          for researcher

vii) Hindi Service                          for Hindi speaking People

viii) Internet (Cyber Café)              for internet users

ix) Physically Challanged Corner     for differently abled readers

x)  Digital Library                         for research scholar