ABOUT THE LIBRARY : In 1964, when the journey of the College was started in morning section solely meant for women then a common Central Library was shared by three section (morning / day/ evening) of the College. In 1984 the College was rechristened as Rishi Bankim Chandra College for Women with separate Central Library. In recent years the college has extended its infrastructural facilities by constructing a new building to the east of its present campus with new well furnished Central Library on second floor.

Library Rules and Regulation:

  1. The Central Library is open to teachers and students from 7.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. from Monday to Saturday.


  1. Books will be issued strictly in order of application / requisition slip. No book or periodical may be removed from the library unless the book has been registered at the issuing counter.
  1. Each student is provided with a Reading Room Card. In order to make use of the Reading Room services (Reference Service), students are required to produce their Reading Room cards.


  1. Library Card will be issued to students from the date of Admission upto 30th Sept. Students are asked to contact the Library immediately after Admission.
  2. Library Cards (Reading Room Card & Lending Cards) are non –transferable. Any Library Card, if lost, duplicate card may be issued with a fine of Rs. 10 each.
  3. Books can be borrowed for a period of 15th days. In case of delay a fine of 50 Paisa per day will be charged.
  4. Talking or eating is forbidden in and around the reading areas.
  1. Disregard of library rules, indiscipline and misbehavior will be render students liable to be refused access to the library.


  1. Departmental Library facilities are also available to the Honours Students as well as some lab. Oriented subjects for reference only.

10.Book –Bank facilities is available to the needy and backward class students. 11.Subject- wise Question- Bank is also available in the library and department.

Library Staff (existing)


Professional (Librarian)

Tulima Dey, M.A. & M.L.I.Sc.


Non Professional

Sanjoy Datta ,B.A.


Causal Staff

Bishnu Adhikary, H.S.

Library at a Glance:

Stock Room
Reading Room (CCTV to be installed)

Desktop facilities for student for access e- resource
Lending Desk


Filtered Drinking Water for students



  1. Web OPAC: http://www.rbccwomencentrallibrary.in
  1. Open Source Search Engine
    1. BASE: https://www.base-search.net

  2. Open Access Journal
    1. DOAJ: https://doaj.org/search#.V-H6fIh97IU

  3. Open Access Repository
    1. OpenDOAR: http://www.opendoar.org/find.php

  4. e-Theses & Dissertations
    1. ETD of IISc: http://etd.ncsi.iisc.ernet.in/
    2. Shodhganga: http://shodhganga.inflibnet.ac.in/
    3. OATD: https://oatd.org/
    4. NDLTD: http://search.ndltd.org/#

  5. National Union Catalogue(s)
    1. National Science Library:
    2. NKRC: http://nkrc.niscair.res.in/indexpage.php
    3. NUCSSI: http://nucssi.niscair.res.in/search.aspx?searchby=Library

  6. Digital Library in India
    1. NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository: http://nopr.niscair.res.in/
    2. National Science Digital Library: http://nsdl.niscair.res.in/jspui/
    3. Gateway of PG Courses: http://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/

  7. National Portal of India: https://india.gov.in/

  8. Community Information of India:  https://data.gov.in/

  9. Public Library of Science: https://www.plos.org/

  10. LoC Catalogue: https://catalog.loc.gov/




The College offers NCC facilities to interested students. Past cadets have made the college proud by winning medals & trophies on prestigious occasions.


Students may join the NSS unit of the college for various types of social services

Anti Ragging Cell

All the students are hereby requested to fill in an Anti-Ragging Undertaking of each year online at