Book Sources

Very often I get asked about various book shops in Dhaka city who have a very good collection of books. That’s why I’m making this list for them where I’ll try to note every prominent book shops/sources of Dhaka city who have a very good collection of local-foreign, old-new books


Book Stores

1. PBS Ltd.
— 43 Shilpacharya Zainul Abedin Sarak, (Old 16 Shantinagar), Dhaka 1217
— House 3, Road 3, Sector 1, Uttara, Dhaka
phone- +88 (02) 9345189
fb- https://www.facebook.com/PBSLTD
website- http://www.pbschain.com

2. Words n’ Pages
House : SW(B) 7, Road : 7, Gulshan-1, Dhaka 1212
phone- +88 (02) 9890832, +88 (02) 8820417

3. Etc. Books Express  [Etcetera]
— House – 98, 1st floor, Road 11, Block C, Banani , Dhaka 1213
— Plot – SE(F)1, Road – 140, Gulshan 1, 1212 Dhaka
phone- + 88 (02) 9886390, +88 (02) 8826858

4. Book Worm
Adjacent to Bangladesh Air force Selection Centre, Old Airport Road, Dhaka
phone- +88 (02) 9120387

5. Omni Books
Genetic Plaza, Floor -3, House -16, Road no. 27 (16 New), Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1205
phone- +88 08126433, +88 (02) 8121472

6. Sagor Publishers
4 New Baily Road Property Arcade, Dhaka
phone- +88 (02) 935-8944

7. Gyankosh
Road 4, Science Lab, Dhaka
phone- +88 (02) 8623251

8. Prothoma
— Aziz Market, Shahbagh, Dhaka
— Karwan Bazar, Phothom Alo Bhaban, Dhaka 1215
phone- +88 (02) 9664825
fb- https://www.facebook.com/ProthomaProkashon
website- http://www.prothoma.net/

9. Pathak Samabesh
— Aziz Market, Shahbagh, Dhaka
— Building #4, 1st Floor, Bangladesh National Museum (Opposite to Aziz Market), Shahbag, Dhaka 1000
phone- +88 01713 034440, +88 (02) 9669555
fb- https://www.facebook.com/PathakBD
website- http://www.pathakshamabesh.com

10. Friends Book Corner
16 Rafin Plaza 2nd Floor, ((adjacent to Balaka Cinema Hall, Nilkhet)) 3/B Mirpur Road, Dhaka 1215
phone- +88 (02) 9664871, +88 01914 82421
website- http://www.friendsbook.net

Other than the above entries there are many more book shops in Nilkhet and New Market. You just have to spend some time searching these areas to get the hidden treasure out of it

Book Libraries
1. British Council Resource Center
5 Fuller Road, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000
phone- (+880) 9666 773377

2. Bishwo Shahitto Kendro (World Literature Center)    14 Kazi Nazrul Islam Avenue, Dhaka 1000
phone- +88 (02) 9660812, +88 (02) 8618567

3. The American Center
Embassy of the United States of America
Plot No-1, Progati Sharani, J-Block Baridhara Residential Area, Dhaka    phone- +88 (02) 885 5500 up to 22, Ext. 2832

4. EMK Center
Plot#5, Road#16 (old 27), Dhanmondi,  Dhaka 1209
phone- +88 (02) 9119752, 9119768, 9119776, 9119783

5. Alliance Française
26 Mirpur Road (corner road n.3), Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1205    phone- +88 01678 086 442

6. Goethe-Institut
House No. 10, Road No. 9 (new) Dhanmondi R/A, Dhaka 1205
phone- +88 (02) 912 6525

Online Shops
1. Rokomari
www.rokomari.com

2. Nilkhet Co
www.nilkhet.co