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State Central Library, Amabala Cantt.


Origin

State Central Library, Ambala Cantt.

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Building

The library is housed in a spacious building. The main building accomodates the librarian's office, stack room area and technical section etc. The reading room is housed in a separate building disjoined from the main building.

Location

Central State Library, Ambala Cantt.

Library is located at the centre of the city, a stone throw away distance from the main bus terminal and railway station.






Staff

The library staff is intertransfferable with other educational institutions in the state.

The library has following posts:
Sr.No.DesignationNo. of Posts
1Librarian2
2Clerk1
3Book Binder1
4Gardener1
5Peon3
6Chowkidaar1
7Sweeper-cum-Chowkidar1

Collection

Magazine Section, Central State Library, Ambala Cantt.

The library has a total collection of 77,000 documents. More than half of the collection is literature in different english languages.

The library subscribes 11 newspapers in 4 languages i.e. English, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. The library also subscribes 5 magazines in English, Hindi and Punjabi.



The Library Subscribes following Newspapers:
Sr.No.Name of NewspaperLanguage
1Employement NewsEnglish
2The TribuneEnglish
3Hindustan TimesEnglish
4Indian ExpressEnglish
5Dainik JagranHindi
6Dainik BhaskarHindi
7Punjab KesariHindi
8AjitPunjabi
9Punjabi TribunePunjabi
10JagbaniPunjabi
11Hind SamacharUrdu

Membership

Reading Room, Central State Library, Ambala Cantt.

Total Number of Members till date: 8045+

Membership Security:

  • Adults Rs 500(Refundable) + Fee Rs 10(Non-Refundable)
  • Children Rs 100


Information Technology

Partially automated using SOUL (Software for University Libraries) software.

Working Days and Work Hours

The library opens for public from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

The library remains closed on Fridays and last Saturday of every month and all the gazetted holidays.

Contact

State Central Library,
Near Main Bus Stand
Ambala Cantt. (Hr.)-133001.
INDIA.
Phone: +91 171 642 953
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