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Indian Journal of Social Research Vol. 59 (5) (Sep. - Oct., 2018) (761-770) 

Information Use Pattern of District Public Library, Mymensingh, Bangladesh : A Case Study

Md. Enamul Haque

Principal in Charge
Institute of Library & Information Science
Mymensingh, Bangladesh

Md. Hadisur Rahman

Dept of Library and Information Science
Sheikh Fajilatunnesa Mujib University
Jamalpur, Bangladesh


Public libraries are responsible for accruing books and periodicals for its reading community. It is hoped that the findings of the study will certainly help to improve the functioning and services of the library. This study is focused on Information use pattern of district public library at Mymensingh division. The majority of 81.5% respondents are satisfied with the availability of reference sources like newspapers and magazine section. It is also found that most of the users (70.52%) are students. The users have good opinion about the timing and collection of public library at Mymensingh.


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