Your British Council library is your gateway to a world of opportunity.
We reach thousands of people across Bangladesh through our presence here. Become a member of the British Council family today and gain access to books, workshops, events and activities designed to meet your needs and interests.
In addition to the wide range of English learning books at our libraries, members can also access more than 85,000 e-books and 14,000 e-journals.
Once you become a member you will be able to browse through our online catalogue and find your choice of books.
Join our library today and enter a world full of books.
Explore our extensive collection of learning resources and contemporary literature. Get involved in our activities and events.
Become a library member
Our library is more than just books. Join one of our libraries in Bangladesh and be inspired by our collection.
Our Dhaka Library is centrally located at Fuller Road in the Dhaka University campus.
Book reading competition
Join our Book Reading Competition in partnership with institutions to improve your English reading skills and win prizes from the British Council.
World Book Day 2016 Book Reading competition
World Book Day is a celebration! It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators and books.
Our collection policy
Our libraries in Bangladesh are a key platform for the delivery of our cultural relations ambition in South Asia.
‘Kids Read’, developed by the British Council, and supported by HSBC Limited, is an award-winning scheme that was initially developed to help children enjoy reading across the country.
The Library is the principal platform in Bangladesh for delivering our cultural relations ambition – connecting people to opportunity. 'Magic Box' is expansion of Librar
A Library Landscape Assessment of Bangladesh
A Library Landscape Assessment of Bangladesh is the most in-depth and comprehensive study of Library and Information Services (LIS) ever undertaken in Bangladesh.