Mahanirban Calcutta Research Group Library
advisory committee is hereby formed for library
and the resource centre.
The members of the committee are:
Professor Ranabir Samaddar, Convener, Professor and Chair on
Migration and Forced Migration Studies. Expert on Political Theory;
social sciences; migration studies, labour and political economy.
Dr. Purna Banerjee: Associate Professor, Presidency
in Cultural Studies, post-colonial
theories, and gender studies
3. Shri Rajat Roy, Eminent Journalist with
knowledge on media archive.
If anyone wants to access the
catalogue of the holdings, he/she have to register.
The registration fee for the
Library and Resource Centre will be Rs 50/- per day, for six months – Rs
300/-, and annually – Rs 500/-
The Archive consisting of primary
documents collected under various research projects of CRG, is
a separate part of the CRG library. A separate registration will be
required to access the archive. The Registration will be Rs 1000/- for a
go to the webpage of the library.
Click on Registration (in the right
corner of the library webpage).
After registration one will receive a
verification e-mail in his/her respective e-mail id.
After confirmation of registration fees he/she will be able to log
in (with their respective login id and password).
Kindly note that the whole process will take at
least 24 hours from the time of registration.
How to Search Catalogue?
– Enter Search Item- Any word from the title of a book/document/Subject. [e.g
to access documents on Forced Migration, type- “Forced Migration”] , or by
the first or last name of an Author.
view collection of journals/conference papers/books/: click on the
“catalogue type” denoting the same. [e.g.: catalogue type – Conference
Papers; to check the collection of conference papers].
To view any
specific conference paper on a particular subject : click on catalogue type
[e.g.: Conference papers], click on subject [e.g.: Forced Migration]
specific search on any subject, you can also use keywords in the specific
space provided. [e.g.: Catalogue type- Conference Papers, Subject – Forced
Migration, Keyword - IDPs]. Or [e.g: just put IDPs as the keyword] Or for a
more narrowed and specific search put + between two words without space as
keywords [e.g.: keyword- IDPs+Women].
Please go through the FAQ section after registration/login for
further assistance. For queries please contact our library in charges.
How to know the nature of the resource?
For Books : Call
number starts with BK. For instance - BK/A/MCRG/000
For Documents [Journals, Reports etc] : Call number starts with
DC. For instance - DC/FM/MCRG/00
For Audio/Video/Data CDs : Call number starts with CD. For
instance - CD/MCRG/000
Books and CDs are only available in hard copies
in our library.