Canning Public Library


Rabindta Nath Tagore Road,P.O. - Canning Town, Dist.: South 24 Pgs., Pin. – 743329

Library Catalog

About The Library

The Library was established in 1st February, 1933 during the  British Period by some employees of East- India Company. The Library building damaged by fire and stopped working for a short period of time.

There after it was taken care off by the members of the Swastika Sangha since 1944 to 1958.

This Library was sponsored by the Govt of West Bengal. (Education Deptt & Mass Education) .

There after the library was shifted in a new building at the present premises with the help of Swastika Sangha.

From 1970 to 2004 the library could not function properly due to the fault of managing committee. From 2004 the library began to grow. It is two storied now and it has become a sub- divisional library.

Telephone No: 9153936819

How to reach the library

By bus> Canning bus stop. Golkuti para (Swastika Sangha)/By train> Canning(Sealdah south)


  1. Lending Section
  2. Career Guidance
  3. Reading room facility
  4. Children Section and
  5. Service to neo-literatures

Nearby Place of interest/ Tourist spot etc

Local tourist spot – Dabu . Canning is the Gate way of Sundarban.



Canning Public Library