Library

BUFT LIBRARY

The BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) Library inherited the BIFT library which was established in 2000. The Library comprises an all encompassing collection of materials in the Fashion, Textile, Garment, Fashion Illustration, Fashion Design, Textile, Pattern Cutting & Design, Garments Manufacturing & Technology, Accounting, Management, Economic, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geography, Sociology, English, Marketing, Computer Science, Fiction books, Arts, Business, Pharmacy, Management, and Law, giving vital support to teaching and research in the University.

The BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) is one of the nation’s promising private universities, is committed to educating future global citizens and leaders, creating a vibrant intellectual community, and linking academic excellence to cutting edge research through scholarly exploration and intellectual rigor.

The BGMEA University of Fashion & Technology (BUFT) library started its journey with 1,000 volumes of books, now the collection of the books has reached about ten thousand. From the very beginning of its journey the focus was to ensure better services to its users. The Library collections and services, physical and virtual, provided outstanding support for recognized research in various programs while also addressing the learning needs of about four thousand students across the campus. Students and faculty ranked the Library as the most important source of information for their research. Library facilities are being framed as more flexible learning spaces with collaborative, individual study, instruction, and calm environment.

To realize the promise of the 21st century academic research library, it is essential that BUFT continue to focus on its users and align its programs to better meet their needs. As a continuing effort to improve the library facilities, new books were procured during the months of January-June 2013. Asia Foundation donations were also received to the the extent of 250 books. New Journals have been subscribed. Online accesses to libraries abroad have been negotiated along with provision for free subscription to books and journals of renowned publishers of the world. BUFT library is equipped with 20 computers with wifi internet connection. More procurement order for books and journals are in the process.

JSTOR Link Details 

Wiley online library link Details 

WGSN link Details

Taylor & Francis journal (Trial): www.tandfonline.com
South Asia Archive: www.southasiaarchive.com
Secret Files from World Wars to Cold War:  www.secretintelligencefiles.com

Sage Link: http://journals.sagepub.com (trial)