West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences, Kolkata

About the university

Brief History of Central Library

The Central Library of WBUAFS has come into existence w.e.f. 2nd June, 1995 at Kolkata Campus after being bifurcated from the Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya. A University Library as a subsystem of University Organization has not been a division only providing services for studies and research any longer. Instead, it has become an important unit of University information infrastructure and an active participant in the learning process of the particular study program. Together with the University departments and teaching stuff the academic library services to realize the study aims. The Library one of the potential learning environments that functions at the university. It is characterized by the abundance of information sources.


Bengal Veterinary College Library, Belgachia

1967-1974 (31stAugust)

Bengal Veterinary College & Hospital Library, Belgachia, Kalyani (Under Calcutta University)

1974 (1stSeptember)-1984

Library (Faculty of Veterinary Science), BelgachiaLibrary, BCKV

1984-1995 (June)

Central Library, BCKV

1995 (July)

Central Library, WBUAFS, Faculty of Dairy Technology Building, Mohanpur


Library, WBUAFS, Faculty of Fishery Science, KuliaCentral Library Unit, CMS Annex Building, Belgachia, Kolkata


Shifting of Books, Documents and Furniture from BCKV to Central Library, WBUAFS


Shifted Library, Faculty of Fishery Science to Mohanpur C.V Raman Building

2002 (12thAugust)

Establishment of Central Library & Information Network Service (CLINS) instead of Central Library placed in the renovated principal office, Belgachia.

2006 (February)

Establishment of Library Unit, Faculty of Fishery Science, Chakgaria.

2014 (August)

Establishment of Library Unit, Faculty of Veterinary, Mohanpur in presence of Vice-Chancellor.


University Type
State Agricultural University
Vice Chancellor
Dr. Chanchal Guha




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National Talent Scholarship-PG

Financial Year : 2021-22 | Beneficiary :60


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National Talent Scholarship-UG

Financial Year : 2021-22 | Beneficiary :68



West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences,Kolkata
West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Science, 37 & 68, Kshudiram Bose Sarani

Website : http://wbuafscl.ac.in/