District Library

Public Libraries were opened in Tamil Nadu as per the Tamil Nadu Public Libraries Act, 1948 . The Directorate of Public Libraries was formed in 1972 in order to improve the library services.The following libraries are functioning in the Ramanathapuram District under the control of the Directorate of Public Libraries.

TIMINGS OF LIBRARIES FUNCTIONING
Slno Library Type Number of Libraries Working Hours
1 District Central Library 1 8.00 am TO 8.00 pm
2 Full Time Library 8 8.00 am TO 8.00 pm
3 Branch Library 49 9.00 am TO 12.30 pm
4.00 pm TO 7.00 pm
4 Village Library 25 9.00 am TO 12.00 pm
4.00 pm TO 6.30 pm
5 Part Time Library 5 8.00 am TO 11.00 am
Total 88

Holidays : Every Friday and 2nd Saturday and Other Tamil Nadu Government Holidays

Details of the Libraries

DISTRICT CENTRAL LIBRARY
S.No Name of Libraries
1 Ramanathapuram
FULL TIME LIBRARY
S.No Name of Libraries
1 Kamuthi
2 Rameswaram
3 Paramakudi
4 Thiruvadanai
5 Muthukulathur
6 Kadaladi
7 Emaneswaram
8 Velipattinam
BRANCH LIBRARIES
S.No Name of Libraries
1 Keelakkarai
2 Thondi
3 Mandalamanickam
4 Nambuthalai
5 Anandur
6 Pudumadam
7 Thiruppullani
8 Devipattinam
9 Ervadi
10 Sathirakudi
11 Sayalkudi
12 Panaikulam
13 Pandukudi
14 Thiruppalaikudi
15 Neeravi
16 Vannangundu
17 Thangatchimadam
18 Irumeni
19 Kamankottai
20 Enmanankondan
21 Melakidaram
22 R.Kavanur
23 Pamban
24 Pottagavayal
25 Kangaikondan
26 Sanaveli
27 Perunazhi
28 Parthibanur
29 Abiramam
30 Mandapam
31 Periyapattinam
32 Uthirakosamangai
33 Azhagankulam
34 R.S.Mangalam
35 Kannirajapuram
36 Nainarkovil
37 Peraiyur
38 Kanchirankudi
39 Valantharavai
40 Thamaraikulam
41 Manjoor
42 Manjakollai
43 Puduvalasai
44 Melakottai
45 Regunathapuram
46 S.Kavanur
47 Thoruvalur
48 Thattanendal
49 SaveriyarPattinam
VILLAGE LIBRARY
S.No Name of Libraries
1 Nainamaraikkan
2 Moovalur
3 Akkiramesi
4 Vallamadai
5 Kadarnthakudi
6 Pirappanvalasai
7 Chitharkottai
8 Melamadai
9 K.Valasai
10 Kalari
11 Pamboor-1
12 S.Tharaikudi
13 Pallavarayanendal
14 Mushtakurichi
15 Natham
16 Muthupettai
17 Irattaiyurani
18 Sumaithangi
19 Therkuvaniveethi
20 Vedhalai
21 Pamboor-2
22 Karunkulam
23 Keezhakannicheri
24 Selvanayagapuram
25 Mallal
PART TIME LIBRARY
S.No Name of Libraries
1 Kakkoor (Samathuvapuram)
2 Chitharkottai (Samathuvapurram)
3 Thiruvadanai (Samathuvapuram)
4 Ianchempoor
5 Keezhamudimannarkottai

Contact Details:

DISTRICT LIBRARY OFFICER,
DISTRICT LIBRARY OFFICE,
NEAR D BLOCK BUS STOP,COLLECTORATE (POST),
RAMANATHAPURAM DISTRICT,
RAMANATHAPURAM – 623503.
Phone : 04567-231408
Email : dclrmd[at]nic[dot]in
Website: www.tnpubliclibraries.gov.in