British Council Division, British Deputy High Commission, L & T Chambers, First Floor 16 Camac Street Kolkata West Bengal 700 017
Telephone number
+91 0120-4569000
Telephone number
+91 0120-6684353
Telephone number
+91 33 2282 4804
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Our library have over 20,000 books, DVDs, magazines and newspapers. You can browse through our full collection online or you can visit the library Monday to Saturday.

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Opening hours and holidays

Opening hours

Day Office hours Visitors hours
Monday - Saturday 09:00-19:00 11:00-19:00
Sunday Closed Closed

Public holiday closing dates 2017

Date Holiday
26 Jan Republic Day
01 Feb Saraswati Puja
14 Apr Good Friday
26 June Idu'l Fitr
15 Aug Independence Day
02 Sep Id-Uz-Zuha
27 Sep Durga Puja (Saptami)
28 Sep Durga Puja (Astami)
29 Sep Durga Puja (Nabami)
30 Sep Durga Puja (Dashami)
02 Oct Mahatma Gandhi's Birthday
05 Oct Lakshmi Puja
19 Oct Kali Puja
25 Dec Christmas Day

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