Great & Old Libraries in India must visit for Knowledge Resources

The National Library of India, Kolkata


Established in the year 1836 as Calcutta Public Library – Known to be one of the best libraries in India

Saraswathi Mahal Library

Situated in Tanjore, Tamil Nadu, India. Also called Thanjavur Maharaja Serfoji’s Saraswathi Mahal Library


Asiatic Society of Mumbai Library

Established in 26 November 1804. Library was founded by  Sir James Mackintosh.  Aims and objectives “to promote useful knowledge particularly such as is now immediately connected with India”.


Established in the year 1896. Known to be the depository library for the UN. One of the  four National Depository Libraries

Connemara Public Library Chennai


Located in Rampur, Uttar Pradesh, India Established in the last decades of the 18th century. Built in 1904 as part of a palace in Rampur by Nawabs of Rampur

Rampur Raza Library, Rampur


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