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According to the statistics of 2011-2012 the collection of books have reached about 4,77,251 volumes. It can be divided as.

Books
Quantity
English 217,764
Urdu 186,742
Arabic 32,282
Persian 30,788
Reference & Rare 9,675
Total 477,251

 

Gift & Donation Section
560

 

Manuscripts Section
1738
Persian 1,025
Arabic 536
Urdu 138
Punjabi 22
Sindhi 3
Pushto 1
Turkish 7
Hindi 6
Total 1,738

 

Detail of their subjects
Number
Quran and Commentraies 54
Hadith 32
Jurisprudence 91
Sufism 39
Biographics of Muhammad (P.B.U.H) 92
History & Travel 39
Philosophy & Logic 312
Astronomy, Astrology & Augury 91
Botany & Zoollogy 17
Medical Science 615
Curriculum & Dictionary 321
Others 31
Recent Manuscripts of Writers Section 57

Holy Quran (with translation) 421 in 66 languages

Periodical Section
Quantity
Current Journals 1208
Bound Vols. 29,611

The detail of the number of important subjects is as under:

Subject Number
Agriculture 15
Banking 10
Botany 9
Biology 30
Economics 42
Education 31
History 128
Islam 155
Literature 10
Medical Science 312
Pollution 12
Religions 38
Science 416
Trade 32

 

Newspaper Clippings Section
• The Library receives 19 newspapers daily
• Now 3.66 million clippings on 1320 subjects have been preserved

 

Albums Photographs Section
Quantity
Photographs 40125
Audio Visual Aids Section Quantity
Cassettes are available in this section 2846

Display Centre

Quantity
The coins of different countries 450
Published Children books 660
Complete records of magazines & journals received 1208