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Admin On June - 18 - 2014

LIS NET/ SET Exam Objectives about Library, Location & Est. Year

A library is an organized collection Libraryof sources of information and similar resources, made accessible to a defined community for reference or borrowing.

It provides physical or digital access to material, and may be a physical building or room, or a virtual space, or both.

Here,  the list of libraries and there location with establishment year

SR.NO. LIBRARY LOCATION Year
1 Bibliothec Nationale                       (National Library of France) France 1461
2 Rampur Raza Library Rampur, Uttar Pradesh 1774
3 Library of Congress                      (National library of the US). USA 1800
4 Asiatic Society Library Bombay Nov. 26, 1804
5 National Library of India Calcutta 1836
6 National Library of Medicine of US United States 1836
7 State Lenin Library                      (National library of Russia) Moscow, Russia July 1, 1862,
8 British Museum                                   (first national public museum in the world.)             London, UK January 11, 1753
9 Connemara Public Library                       (one of the four National Depository Libraries in India) Chennai 1890
10 Khudabaksha Oriental Library Patana 1891
11 National Library, Germany                   (Central archival library and national bibliographic centre for the Federal Republic of Germany.) Germany 1912
12 Sarswati Mahal Library                             (one of the oldest libraries in Asia) Tanjore. Tamil Nadu, 1918
13 National Medical Library of India New Delhi 1947
14 National Diet Library                            (National library in Japan.) Japan 1948
15 National Science Library India Delhi 1963
16 Raja Rammohan Roy Library                  (A central autonomous organization established and fully financed by the Ministry of Culture, Government of India.) Calcutta 1972
17 National Library for Blinds and Handicaps Dehradun 1979
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