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Libraries in Chennai


About - Libraries in Chennai

One of the most literate economies of the country Chennai is the home to a plethora of libraries. The city houses innumerable government and private libraries. Most of the libraries go back to the colonial era in Chennai. Standing like tall monuments the various libraries in Chennai are magnanimous and reflect a mix of Indo British architecture. The libraries in Chennai offer an entire gamut of books, manuscripts and periodicals. You can find the rarest works of art and literature in some of the most popular libraries in Chennai.

Some of the libraries in Chennai have also gone online. An endeavor to provide better services and customer satisfaction the libraries in Chennai provide you with an opportunity to search for your favorite books and elusive titles online, and the books will be delivered to your doorstep.

Most of the popular libraries in Chennai are 3 to 4 storied buildings with sections dedicated to a particular subject. The most prominent subjects covered by the libraries in Chennai include; Astrology, Business, Management, Science , Fantasy, Children, Cookery, Health and Fitness, Fiction and Non Fiction.

Below is a list of the popular libraries in Chennai

  1. Banyan Tree Library Private Limited
    LAV Kush Plot No 5 Door No.21,
    Near Vellammal Future School,
    Rajarajan Street Venkateswara Nagar,
    Ambattur, Chennai – 600053
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-66321941
  2. Rec Book Bank
    No 7/4, Near Market, Bujangara St,
    Saidapet, Chennai – 600015
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-66368833
  3. Eshwari Lending Library
    Old No 250 New No 292,
    Near State Bank, Avvai Shanmugam
    Salai Loyals Road, Gopalapuram,
    Chennai – 600086
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-66422262
  4. Book World
    No 12/29-1 Kumaran Colony,
    Bharathi Dasan Street, Saidapet,
    Chennai – 600015
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-66420380
  5. Sba Book Palace
    No 187 / G, Opp Gosha Hospital,
    V R Pillai Street Pycrofts Road,
    Triplicane, Chennai – 600005
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-66420879
  6. British Council
    No 737 British Council Division,
    Opp To Standard Charted Bank,
    Anna Salai, Mount Road,
    Chennai – 600002
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-42050688
  7. Ellore Lending Libraries
    No 23-A Mandira Apartments,
    Near New Residency Towers,
    North Boag Road, T Nagar,
    Chennai – 600017
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-28152694
  8. Hippo Campus Children Co Pvt Ltd
    Old No 7 New No 4, Nandanam
    Extn Opp To Kotturpuram Park,
    12th Street, Nandanam, Chennai – 600035
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-24353544
  9. Connemara Public Library
    No 11, Inside Government Museum,
    Pantheon Road, Egmore,
    Chennai – 600008
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-28193751
  10. M V Book Bank
    No 3/5, Padi Pudunagar Main Road,
    Anna Nagar West, Chennai – 600101
    Phone:+(91)-(44)-26564393
  11. Indo Japan Chamber Of Commerce
    No 21, K B Dasan Road,
    Teynampet, Chennai – 600018
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-24352010
  12. Theosophical Society Library
    Opp Malar Hospital,
    Besant Road, Adyar,
    Chennai – 600020
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-24913528
  13. M V Book Bank
    No 32, Near Student Xerox,
    East Jones Road, Saidapet,
    Chennai - 600015
    Phone:+(91)-(44)-24328797,
  14. Rajeswari Lending Library
    No 95, Kutchery Road,
    Mylapore, Chennai – 600004
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-42329140
  15. Roja Muthiah Research Library
    Central Polytechnic Campus,
    3rd Cross Road, Tharamani,
    Chennai – 600113
    Phone: +(91)-(44)-22542551