Reference Library

The Mumbai Archives has maintained a reference library, containing more than 12,430 books on Indian History, including biographies and autobiographies of notable personalities, travelogues, and selections from records, glossaries and dictionaries, research journals and other reference works. A number of rare books are included in the library. Use of the archival library is allowed for reference only; books are not issued out.The following Research journals are being subscribed to by the Department of Archives:

  1. The American Archivist : (published by the Society of American Archivists)
  2. American Documentation : (American Documentation Institute),
  3. Archivum : (Presses Universitaires De France),
  4. Business Archives : (Business Archives Council, London),
  5. Archives : (The British Records Association, London),
  6. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies : (London),
  7. The Indian Archives : (National Archives of India, New Delhi),
  8. India : (Heras Institute of Indian History and Culture, Mumbai),
  9. Journal of Kerala Studies : (Department of History, University of Kerala, Trivandrum),
  10. Quarterly Review of Historical Studies : (Institute of Historical Studies, Calcutta),
  11. Islamic Culture : (The Islamic Culture Board, Hyderabad),
  12. Journal of Indian History : (University of Kerala, Trivendrum),
  13. Marathi Sanshodhan Patrika : (Marathi Sanshodhan Mandal, Mumbai),
  14. Bharatiya Itihas aani Sanskriti : (Itihas Sanhsodhan Mandal, Mumbai),
  15. Navbharat : The Pradnya Press, Wai,
  16. Quarterly of Bharat Itihas Samshodhak Mandal, Pune.