Bangladesh Parliament Library is one of the best resourced libraries in the country.
With more than 85 thousand of books and reports, Parliamentary Debates, Government Gazettes, Journals, Magazines and Newspapers the Bangladesh Parliament Library is one of the best resourced libraries in the country.
The Primary aim of this Library is to support the Law-makers, the Staff of Parliament secretaries. The library is also committed to widening participation and access to many of the services is provided for researchers.
The library was started in 1972 at old Sangsad Bhaban, Tejgaon, Dhaka after the immediate formation of the Constituent Assembly of Bangladesh. Its official name is Jatiya Sangsad Library as well as Parliament Library.
Most of the collections in the library are of parliamentary interest, but also include books on law and jurisprudence, political science, economics, ethics and religion, history, public administration and international relations, debates of different Parliaments, Parliamentary Committee reports, gazettes, volumes of local newspapers etc.
Rare Materials:Jatiya Sangsad Library has the following rare materials:
|Debates of Bengal Legislative Assembly||1937-46|
|Debates of East Pakistan Legislative Assembly||1948-69|
|Debates of the Pakistan National Assembly||1947-69|
|Debates of House of Commons (UK)||1809-1980|
|Debates of Constituent Assembly of Bangladesh||1972|
|Bangladesh Gazettes||1971 to date|
Session days :
9.00 am to till the end of sitting.
9.00 am to 12.00 am ( Friday & Saturday)
9.00 am to 5.00 pm (Sunday to Thursday)
1. e-News Clippings
2. Reading room facilities3. Book lending facilities4. On line public access catalogue5. Internet facilities6. Reference service7. Fax, Photocopy service to the MP’s
8. Research Services.
Honorable Members of Parliament
Former Members of Parliament
Name of Hon'ble MP
|2.||Md. Abdul Hyee||81 Jhenaidah-1||Member|
|3.||Waresat Hussain Belal||161 Netrokona-5||Member|
|4.||Md. Sanowar Hossain||134 Tangail-5||Member|
|5.||Tanveer Imam||65 Sirajganj-4||Member|
|6.||Md. Shafiqur Rahman||263 Chandpur-4||Member|
|7.||Fakhrul Imam||153 Mymensingh-8||Member|
|8.||Sheikh Anne Rahman||319 Female Seat-19||Member|
|9.||Mukabbir Khan||230 Sylhet-2||Member|
|10.||Aparajita Haque||320 Women Seat-20||Member|