About Us


Library Administration:

The Government Public Library Prayagraj is working under the administrative control of the department of Higher Education, Government of Uttar Pradesh. Honorable Governor of Uttar Pradesh has constituted a library management committee.

Library Timing & Holidays:

Library Hours: 8.00 A.M. – 6.00 P.M.

Weekly Holiday: Thursday.

Other Holiday: Second Saturday of the month and gazzetted/local holidays declared by U.P. Government.


Detail of present management committee:

S. No.Particulars of MembersDesignation
1.Commissioner, Prayagraj Division, PrayagrajChairman
2.Vice Chancellor, Allahabad University, PrayagrajMember
3.District Magistrate, PrayagrajMember
4.Director, Higher Education, Uttar PradeshMember
5.Municipal Commissioner, Nagar Nigam, PrayagrajMember
6.Dr. Surendra Kumar Pandey, Rtd. Indian Administrative Service PrayagrajMember
7.Mr. Akhilesh Kumar, Rtd. Additional Commissioner PrayagrajMember
8.Dr. Rama Singh, Principle Arya Kanya Degree College PrayagrajMember
9.Mr. Rajkaran Singh, Rtd. Income Tax Officer PrayagrajMember
10.Dr. Gopal Mohan Shukla, Librarian Government Public Library, PrayagrajMember/Secretary

Details of Library Staff:

S. NoName of EmployeeDesignation
1.Dr. Gopal Mohan ShuklaLibrarian
2.Vacant…Dy. Librarian
3.Vacant…Assistant Librarian
4.Vacant…Assistant Librarian
6.Sh. Ved PrakashCataloguer
8.Vacant…Office Superintendent
9.Smt. Pravina SrivastavaSnr. Assistant
10.Vacant…Snr. Assistant
11.Vacant…Low. Assistant
12.Vacant…Lending Assistant
13.Smt. Vibha BiswasLending Assistant
14.Sh. Ramesh KumarReprographic Assistant