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Library is a prime requisite for successful implementation of academic programmes of the University. The Chittagong University Library functions in order to fulfill the aims and objectives of its parent body university. The functioning of the Chittagong University Library was launched in the month of November, 1966. It started with a limited staff and only 300 volumes of books in the stock. It was housed in a temporary building covering a floor area of 200 sft.

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E-books and E-journals from UGC

UGC Digital Library is hosted by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh and is largely funded by the World Bank’s Higher Education Quality Enhancement Project (HEQEP). 

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Library Collections

Library Collections The library collection consists of over 3,50,000 volumes of books and about 415 current periodicals subscription (both foreign and local) of different Faculties, Centers and Institutes. The collection is increasing every year. 1) The main collection: Consisting of…

Accessible E-Learning Center

Accessible E-Learning Center University of Chittagong Inaugurated the First Accessible E-learning Center in Bangladesh. Accessible e-learning Center is for the physically-challenged students of the university with software and hardware facilities, dictionary, 200 digital talking books, 300 e-books and 50 Braille…

Remote Access

Remote Access RemoteXs has enabled all leading institutions (academic or research) in optimizing usage of the precious eResources and nurturing research interests of faculty and their students. RemoteXs has an ability to provide secured access to scattered eResources of the…

Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)

Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) Welcome! To help make your searches more effective within the new Chittagong University Library Books and Media catalog, try the following search tips. Search field options Select an option from the drop-down selector next to the…

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Administrative Body

Professor Dr. Shireen Akhter

Vice Chancellor, University of Chittagong

Mr. AKM Mahfuzul Haque

Librarian in Charge, University of Chittagong

Mrs. Dil Ruksana Basunia

Deputy Librarian, University of Chittagong

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Chittagong University Central Library


The Chittagong University Library is situated in the University Campus which was established in November 1966 in a temporary building. The library was shifted to its own building in 1990. At present the total floor area of the library is 56,700 sft.

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Feel free to call us at any time. We can be reached during normal business hours at: 031-726311-14, 031-716552,031-716558 Ext. 4257

Sun - Thurs: 8AM - 8PM
Friday: Closed
Saturday: Closed

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