Services

Pantry Services

The Library Pantry is there whenever you need to refuel after a dose of study. CPL members are being offered a hot cup of Coffee & Tea in the Morning and Evening. This can contribute to sweetening members' stay at the library. Members can now stop at 2nd Floor in Pantry, It exists FREELY

Hit the pantry. Then hit the books!

Photocopying & Printing Service

Photocopying and printing facility is available with the Main Library (Canal Park). Users can get the photocopy and print of required information from reference & personal materials on payment. The Photocopying Unit is on the Ground floor.

Pricing for photocopying and printing is as follows:

 
  • Size
  • Color Type
  • Single or double sided
  • Cost
  • A4
  • Black and white
  • Single-sided
  • 3
  • A4
  • Black and white
  • Double-sided
  • 5
  • A4
  • Color
  • Single-sided
  • 40
  • A4
  • Online Print
  • Single-sided/Double Sided
  • 10

Children section

The Children’s Section provides educational, recreational, and cultural resources for children aged 6 to 14. It has a large collection of picture books, Educational & storybooks, nonfictional books, and multimedia materials.

The main objective is to develop children’s reading, research, and creativity skills through different programs and activities. In addition to the reading area, the CH has an activity corner, a storytelling corner, and a multimedia corner.

Children Section TimeTable: 

Monday:        10:00AM-06:00PM (Book Reading-Urdu)
Tuesday:       10:00AM-06:00PM (Book Reading-English)
Wednesday:  10:00AM-06:00PM (Vocabulary + Drawing)
Thursday:       Off
Friday:            10:00AM-06:00PM (Creative writing)
Saturday:        10:00AM-06:00PM (Art & Craft)
Sunday:           10:00AM-06:00PM (Storytelling)

OPAC

Library’s Online Public Access catalogue (OPAC) allows easy and quick searching.

CPL OPAC is accessible at anytime and anywhere for users to locate books and other materials available in the Library. The library catalogue is searched by author, title, Subject, keyword and Call number.

Reference

The Library provides reference and research assistance to students, and researchers. Our professional librarians are available to provide advice either at the Help Desk or via email at reference@cplpk.org

WiFi Service

Free WiFi is available for research and study purposes.

CSS Section

CSS Collection provides the latest information to its users, CPL purchasing new & updated editions of books. Every CSS users have the right to purchase maximum two titles on his/her demand in a month.

FREE Membership

What’s better than free? Well, CPL is offering FREE membership to everyone.