Acute crisis of seating space at Dhaka University central library
Published : 15 Apr 2016, 10:58:55
It is 7.30am, the students using Dhaka University central library are waiting to enter the library before the scheduled time to be opened it as they face acute crisis of seating space.
At present Dhaka University Library having 1,500 seats has 6,74,538 books and magazines. Besides, the library has 30,000 rare manuscripts and a large number of tracts, booklets, leaflets, pamphlets, and puthis which are preserved in microfilmed copies along with some rare books and documents which have been acquired from the British Museum but most of these valuable books remain unread.