It is the 2nd biggest public library of the province. It possesses, besides vast collection of old newspapers since 1947 and even later than it, more than lac books and a fair number of manuscripts. It is also a depository of historical documents of the defunct
AIMS AND OBJECTIVES OF THE LIBRARY:
The aims and objectives of the library are as follows.
To provide means for self education of individuals/groups at various stages of education.
To provide to the individuals/groups accurate information quickly.
To be one of the principal centre of cultural promotion and information.
To play part in encouraging the positive use for leisure and providing reading material for change and relaxation.
To eradicate illiteracy in the area.
To provide reading material for study and research and promote literary culture among people.
The organizational structure of the library according to the work load has been designed to facilitate the functions and activities as best as possible. The library is under the supervisory control of the Director General, Public Libraries, Punjab Lahore. The Chief Librarian is responsible for the internal administration. He is also the drawing and disbursing officer and enjoys the powers delegated to him by the Government of the
The best features of this library are the high standard of service, adequate stock of books, old and new periodicals, better working condition and qualified staff to speak with authority on books and reading material.
The Library is divided into the following sections:-
1 . Central Library main Section.
2. Children Section.
3. Mobile Library Section.
4. Documentary Film Unit Section.
5. Foreign Language Teaching Section.
6. Micro Fiche Section.
7. Ladies Section.
8. Newspapers, Magazines And Old Record Section.
9. Audio Visual Section.
10. Book Binding Section.
Date of Issue (April 26, 2004)