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Library: A Learning Resource Centre

The Central Library of the DGC is renowned for its rich, rare and special collection since its inception. The library has more than 70000 books (excluding 25000 books of seminar libraries) as its core collection, comprises of all subjects being taught in the college along with many rare books related to Himalayan region and its ecology and culture.Total area of the Central Library is 4160 sq. ft.(approx.).which includes a seating capacity of 100 users at a time.



Library Timing

Days Reading Hall Time Circulation time
Monday to Friday 10 am to 5 pm (April to September)
10:30 am to 4:30 pm (October to March)
11 am to 1 pm
Saturday 10 am to 1:30 pm Only return
Sunday and Holidays Close Close

Library Team

Name Md. Rakibul Hasan Mondal
Designation Librarian
Highest Qualification M.L.I.Sc. with UGC NET
Email ID dgc.librarian@gmail.com
Office Address Central Library, DGC, Lebong Cart Rd, Darjeeling, West Bengal - 734101
Professional Experience In Years, Months 10 years 6 months
Date Of Joining To This Institution 14th February, 2022
Date Of Joining To This Service 14th February, 2022

Previous Positions Held :

  • Worked 2 years as an Intern at Indian School of Business- Hyderabad/Mohali
  • 3 years as Assistant Librarian at Akal University- Bathinda
  • 3+ years as Junior Manager, Library and Information Centre at IIIT-Delhi

Fellowships, Awards and Honors : First class with Distinction in M.L.I.Sc
Research Area/Interest : Library services, library product management and library technologies


Other Staff

Sl. No. Name Designation Category
1. Mr. Dikgen Lepcha Staff Group - C
2. Mr. Kamala Kanta Roy Staff Group - D
3. Mr. Ram Subba Staff Group - D