About Central Library

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.

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.

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).

Library Services

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

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..

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 ...

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.

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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.

Select an option from the drop-down selector next to the search bar. By default, the catalog will search a wide range of fields.

Title
Use this type of search if you know the title of your item, such as “Pride and Prejudice.”

Author
Use this type of search if you know the author, editor, creator, producer, or star of the item you need.

Subject
Use this type of search if you are looking for a book or video about something or someone.

ISBN/ISSN/barcode
If you know the ISBN/ISSN/barcode of a book or journal, you can use this type of search to locate it. Note that ISBNs are specific to certain editions. This option also searches other identifiers, including UPC, OCLC Number, and Duke’s EAD IDs.

Call Number
Use this type of search if you know what the Library of Congress call number is for the book you need e.g. PS3563.O8749 B4 2006. Note: When “All Fields” is selected, call numbers will not be searched.

Does not contain
The Libraries catalog does not contain links to individual journal or newspaper articles.

Administrative Body

Dr. Shireen Akhter

Vice Chancellor
University of Chittagong

Prof. Benu Kumar Dey

Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic)
University of Chittagong

Dr. Mohammad Helal Uddin

Librarian (In-Charge)
University of Chittagong

Dil Ruksana Basunia

Deputy Librarian
University of Chittagong

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