Nepal Bharat Library was established in 1956 and is currently located at Nepal airlines Corporation Building, New Road. Decades of its existence have endeavored to meet the educational, cultural and information requirements of those interested in India. It remains one of the biggest and most extensively used centres of study and research in Kathmandu.
Nepal Bharat library has more than 62,000 books, which include a substantial collection on Indian History, Economy, Politics, Literature, Culture, Society, Science & Technology, Medicine, Engineering, Mass Communication, Entertainment, International Relations and other subjects. The library houses a large collection of books in Hindi and a reasonable collection in Nepali and Sanskrit. Reference books like Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Textbooks and Handbooks are also available. The Library holds a good collection of books on Mahatma Gandhi, Jawaharlal Nehru. B.R. Ambedkar, Indira Gandhi, Rabindranath Tagore, Vivekananda, Aurobindo and other great Indian personalities.
Newspapers & Magazines
NB Library subscribes to all major Indian and Nepali newspapers including magazines. A few regional (Indian) newspapers & magazines add feather to the collection. The magazines cover subjects such as Education, Science & Technology, Computer Science, Information Technology, Sports, Health, Fashion, Society, Art & Culture, Entertainment, Economy and Employment.