Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Research Library : – One of important aims and objective of Ghalib Institute was the establishment of a research library. A library within the Ghalib Institute was established and named Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed Research Library. With the addition of books and also in the case of scholars the library was shifted to large place on the first floor of the Ghalib Institute, is building which is equipped with the modern facilities. The library specializes in books, manuscripts about Ghalib and his era: and general books of Urdu language
and literature, of research and academics, including some rare and hand written books.
The library was gifted many fine books about Ghalib this year from Pakistan; a collection of important books from the collection of old trustee of Ghalib Institute, late Syed Muzaffar Husain Burney and from Prof. Nazir Ahmed and from Syeda Hameed. The library continues to receive important magazines and journals both from India and Pakistan. The Library continues to receive the prestigious journal ‘Makhzan’ from ‘Qaid-e-Azam Library’ Pakistan. Another famous magazine ‘Qaumi Zaban’ and magazine is also regularly received along with ‘Takhleeq’ and other popular literary magazines are also received. Computerised Cataloguing of books is rapidly moving on. The Library has now 20032 books.
فخر الدین علی احمد ریسرچ لائبریری
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