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. The present library collection consists of about 4 lakh volumes of printed books, more than 35,000 online journals and e-books, over 40,000 bound volumes of journals and about 1,500 CDs. The library has many sections and corners including Liberations War Book Corner, Reference Section, Rare Section, Newspaper Section, Journal Section, and Photocopy Section.