Susan B. Anthony Reading Room

The Susan B. Anthony Reading Room is a joint partnerhip program between FJWU and the information Resource Center of the US Embassy Pakistan.

  • Reading Rooms in Pakistan

    Reading Rooms are a joint partnership program between host institutions and the U.S. Mission in Pakistan. They are the first place to visit for general information about the United States of America. Reading Rooms serve as reference libraries, information centers and Programming Platform for anyone with an interest in learning more about the United States.

  • Susan B.Anthony Reading Room

    The Susan B. Anthony Reading Room is Located in the central library of Fatima Jinnah Women University inaugurated in spring 2008. It promotes friendship between the United States and Pakistan through multimedia resources, English language materials, information about studying in the U.S., cultural activities, and lectures on topics of interests. Books, magazines, access to computers, internet and DVDs offer a “Window on America” and its people – History, society, geography, government, and popular culture. This room is a place to read about America and to exchange views and opinions with Americans living in or visiting Pakistan

  • Resources

    SBA Reading Room contains collection on multidisciplinary subjects in English. SBA Reading Room has about 500 core books on current and reliable information on American law, government, society, and institutions. Print collection includes latest books, encyclopedias and dictionaries. Resources on tests, admissions and financial aid for study at a U.S. college or university.


    Popular magazines from the U.S. are also received in the Reading Room.

    List of Magazines PDF

    HEC –Digital Library

    HEC resources also accessible at Reading Room

  • Services
  • Audio Visual Services

    There are Video shows on different subjects including English Language, GRE, Biographies of Eminent Personalities, Sports, History, and Travel Guides etc. SBARR announces video shows in its monthly event calendar.

    Book and Poster Exhibits

    Book and Poster exhibits are organized with reference to important events, programs and occasions.

    Information Literacy Sessions

    Susan B. Anthony Reading Room offers information literacy sessions on the following two areas to increase online research skills among the students, faculty, and staff.

  • Internet Research
  • Using E-Resources at SBARR
  • Internet Workstations

    There are two Internet Workstations for users to retrieve information from WWW and online databases available campus-wide through National Digital Library Program.

    Speaker Programs

    Susan B. Anthony Reading Room invites scholars, experts, and leaders to share thoughts, ideas, and expertise on different topics with the FJWU community. SBARR announces about “Speaker Programs” through its Notice Board.

  • Important Links
  • Lincoln Corners and Reading Rooms in Pakistan.

  • Library Thing

  • Contact Us
  • Ms. Gulnaz Akhtar

    Susan B.Anthony Reading Room Coordinator

    Central Library - Fatima Jinnah Women University

    The Mall Rawalpindi

    Tel: 92-51-9243162

    Fax: 92-51-9271168