The Bihar Veterinary College Library was established in the year 1927. It has double storied building which covers an area of 14,000 sq. ft. The library is equipped with air-conditioned E- Library, air conditioned reading hall, reprography section, newspaper room, journals & theses room, SC/ST book bank etc.


  • Books & Periodicals – 21259 books and 5000 bound periodicals.
  • Electronic Library – Air conditioned electronic library provides Internet facility with 20 computers for students and staff. The electronic library is equipped with Vet CD, Parasite CD, Parasitology database, Beast CD, CDs of books and Veterinary bulletins. Also, online access of journals from CeRA, e-theses from Krishi Prabha and CAB Abstract with 700 full text journals are available.
  • Journals – 19 National journals with some important International journals.
  • Magazines – Magazines like Pratiyogita Darpan, Reader Digest, Competition Success Review, Frontline, India Today, Science Reporter, Employment News etc. are available.
  • Reprography section –Xerox machine which provides photocopy facility.
  • Newspaper Room At present Library is subscribing six English and Hindi newspapers including The Hindu, The Times of India, Hindustan Times, Hindustan, Dainik Jagran and Aaj.
  • Stack cum-PG Classroom For teaching postgraduate students with different courses of library science. The different courses offered are -

PGS – 501 (0+1) Library & Information Service

PGS – 502 (0+1) Technical Writing & Communication Skills

  • SC/ST Book Bank – Library has a separate Book Bank for SC/ST students of this college.
  • M.V.Sc. /Ph.D.theses – 668 M.V.Sc. /Ph.D. theses.
  • Document delivery service, Reference & Information Service, Book-Bank Text-Book Service, Users’ Education and other library related facilities.


Library Timing: From 9.00 A.M. to 5.00 P.M.

Contact Address:

Dr. Ajit Kumar,

Officer-in-Charge BVC Library

Asstt. Professor, Department of Veterinary Parasitology,

Bihar Veterinary College, Patna-800014

E-mail –

Telephone No. - 0612- 2223670