Ratna Nidhi Library

Books Collection

Ratna Nidhi Library

Are you a student struggling to get the right books for you assignment? A home maker looking for Harry Potter Series for your child without putting a hole in your pocket? A retired professional trying to develop a hobby of reading? A professional looking to further your career by learning more? The HR at your office hoping to encourage reading amongst your employees?

If yes, you are at just the right place!

Ratna Nidhi Library, Babulnath, Mumbai provides access to over 20000 books for all age groups! We allow a long borrowing time- 6 months to an year with 100% refundable deposit! Our wide range of books will interest children, students, NGOs, Corporates, professionals, retired personnel and many more.

From Paulo Coelho's Alchemist to Steven Covey's Seven Habits, from Peter Drucker To Romila Thapar, from Amitav Ghosh to J.K. Rowling; you will definately find the book of your interest! You can surf the books through our specially designed Library Management System accessible over internet if you are a member!

Membership is open for Schools, Colleges, NGOs, Organisations, Corporates and individuals too.




Only Rs. 500 membership for individuals, students, professionals, senior citizens, and organisations. 10% refundable deposit (For B2B - 10% Security Deposit) on borrowed books! 

Exclusive Member Benefits:  

1. You will become member of our library by paying only Rs 500, and then you can borrow as many books as you want free of cost as we do not charge any borrowing charges like other commercial libraries.    

2. Access to books for 6 months to a year for lending. 

3. You can refer to the books online, reserve your book even before visiting the library. 

4. Reader Advisory Service is given by an experienced librarian in terms of reference of books and use of library software. 

5. Timings:

  • Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday - 11:00 am to 07:00 pm,
  • Wednesday - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm,
  • Tuesday - Closed
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About Us

At Ratna Nidhi Library we want to get back the Joy of Reading!
We all have struggled to get that 'one' book to complete our work. Be it a project, office assignment, or reading just for pleasure. It is a challenge to get books at reasonable cost. Readers usually have the option to either buy the books, or rent it through a library and return within a short stipulated time.
Ratna Nidhi Library offers books free of cost against refundable deposit for 6 months to 1 year. Free lending ensures access to everyone, even a reader who is not earning; borrowing for longer duration enables reading at one's convenience and leisure. With a busy and hectic lifestyles for most of us, we hope these features bring back the joy of reading for everyone!

Our members have access to 20000 books - academic books on science, commerce, arts, entrance examination preparations, fiction, non fiction and many more. Extra copies of academic books which are high in demand are kept for larger benefit of students. Get to know the details of our books and our inventory now!

Our quick & efficient Library Management System (LMS) ensures surfing of books online to save time. As a member, you can look up the book you want, reserve it, come to the library and collect it without wasting time.

We also prove access to online publications and journals at the library.

Ratna Nidhi Library provides these features coupled with with modern interiors, air conditioning and an efficient LMS. Membership can be availed by individuals, corporates, organisations, NGOs. You can gift membership to that friend who is a bookworm too!


Become a member today at only Rs.500.

Our Offer

We will give you as many books as you want free of cost for 3 to 12 months only against 10% deposit (For B2B - 10% Security Deposit) which will be calculated on the cost of borrowed books and is refundable when you return.

Academic books on science, commerce, arts, entrance examination preparations, fiction, non-fiction and many more. Extra copies of academic books which are high in demand are kept for larger benefit of students. For professionals, latest book on management, self-development, training and other areas are shelved too.

Our quick & efficient Library Management System (LMS) on cloud ensures selection of all books online to save time. As a member, you can look up books you want, reserve it, come to the library and collect it without wasting time.

Book Bank

Books Collection

Books for Junior College of Arts, Science and Commerce 

Environment Education, Languages: English Hindi Marathi, French Gujarati Spanish, IT, Psychology, Sociology, Logic, Economics, Book Keeping & Accountancy, Organisation of Commerce & Secretarial Practice, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Electronics, Computer Science.

Books For Degree College Of Arts, Science And Commerce 

Arts: Economics, Languages, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Multimedia and Mass Communication 

Commerce: Accountancy, Commerce, Finance, Management

Science: Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Botany, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics, Microbiology, Physics, Statistics, Zoology

Engineering Books: Electronics, Civil, Mechanical, Technology, Industrial

Our Collection of Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) include: Civil Engineering, Computer Science Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Communication, Instrumentation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Competitive Entrance Exam Books: MH - CET, NEET, UGC - NET, UPSC

Generic Biography And Autobiography, Reference Books, Books On Spirituality And Religion And Fiction

Our Collection in Fiction ranges from Action & Adventure, Children's Stories, Comics, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Science fiction, Short stories, Thrillers and Suspense, Young Adults.

We have collection of non-fiction and self help.

Reference Collection: Encyclopaedias, dictionaries, thesaurus and many others. 

Free Borrowing of Books

Your Benefits

Student: Our books range from subjects related to arts, commerce and science. We have reference books for entrance examination, medical and engineering books as well. If you are more of a reader, you will love the fiction and non- fiction section too. Our books on self-development are much sought after not just by students, but adults as well! Get to know about our collection in details here.

Become a member NOW!

Homemaker: If you are a home maker looking to renew your hobby of ready, or you want your children to read- This is the place for you. If you are on a break and want to re-look at the academic concepts on management, finance, HR, you are at the right place!

Get to know about our collection in details here.

Professional: Are you an engineer? A doctor? Manager in a company? A teacher? You might be from any profession, our books on self- development, academic reference books, political science, general knowledge will be exciting for you! And our fiction section are a must for the time you want a break!

Senior citizen: For our senior citizens, we have a range of books from fiction, to non-fiction, self- development, spirituality, religion, etc. Check our collection of books here!



  • Sunday, Monday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday - 11:00 am to 07:00 pm,
  • Wednesday - 11:00 am to 3:00 pm,
  • Tuesday - Closed


Books for Arts, Science and Commerce


148 Schools and Colleges & 21 NGOs benefit from “2021 Mission Million Book Exhibition” organised by Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust, Mumbai and Rotary Club of Palanpur City on 6th Oct’21

Our entire centre building ground floor is fully packed with hundreds of table with books all around in from schools to junior colleges to entrance examinations to reference books and dictionaries and encyclopaedias and religious books.

We have received tremendous response by way of more than 1500 phone calls from interested institutions from all across Gujarat and surprisingly from Rajasthan as well which shows the hunger in current generation to read BOOKS to improve their life prospects in the environment of facebook and what up and e-learning.

Our Mission Million Books 10th Exhibition is on its way to make young Indians read by providing them most sought after assets which are HIGH QUALITY READING BOOKS.

We are grateful to our partners in progress ROTARY CLUB OF PALANPUR CITY to work hand in hand with us to make this happen and we are privileged to have them join hands with us to make a difference in the community.


COVID pandemic and lockdown has adversely impacted children across the country. While online classes were being conducted, many underprivileged students could not afford a mobile, or academic app for studying. Ratna Nidhi bridged this gap by the provision of academic based application through tablets with the support of Educare Foundation.

100 such tablets were provided at SPRJK school catering to underprovided girls.

No. of beneficiaries: 100


(i) To provide tablets to underprivileged students to ensure studying

(ii) To ensure there is no break in literacy during the pandemic

Project Impact

a.100 underprivileged girl students were assured of education

b.Continued education for 100 underprivileged girls 

Ratna Nidhi Charitable Centre now opens a computer centre and a library at Babulnath, Mumbai. Membership to the centre is now open.

Ratna Nidhi Library India


“Perfect collection of books, especially academic books. Co-operative and knowledgeable librarian.” VERONIKA DECIDES TO DIE; The Spy - Ram Bhimani, college student

“I came to know about Ratna Nidhi Library through Facebook. The very next day, I signed up for membership. I was very happy to know about the membership benefits of long borrowing periods, refundable security deposits, and lifetime validity of membership. When I visited the library, I was excited to see a wide range of collection, for every genre. I got a free novel as a part of the inaugural offer. The staff members are very cooperative, friendly and very approachable. I have already spread a word about the library in my circle.” The forty rules of love. - Madhu Parki, College student

“Very nice. I loved it. Love the concept love the book collection and overall vibe of the library feels very warm and old school which is so lovely” The Ministry Of Utmost Happiness; Pillow Talk; Wedding Night; The luxe; Tall Dark And Handsome; The Marriage Pact; This Charming Man; tell me something; Thanks for the memories; The Bestseller She Wrote - Dhriti Jain, College student.

“Thank you Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust, for providing me with an opportunity to be a part of your kind and genuine work.  Also would like to extent thank you for the library membership.” Meluha - Vihan Girme, Business man

“This organization has been always supportive towards students like me.... Also the faculty members, I am grateful for your constant guidance it truly means a lot.” Export marketing T. Y. B. Com semester 5; financial Accouting Sem - V; DIRECT TAX T.Y.B.COM. : Semester - V; Cost Accounting; Business Economics - V ( Macroeconomic Aspects of India ) T.Y.B.Com - Semester V; Commerce - V ( Marketing ) Semester - V / T.Y.B.Com - Swati Tiwari, College student

“Thank you so much for making me join this library, I liked to read books, there are very nice books.” Five point someone : what not to do at IIT - Kiran Baing, college student

“Great Experience To Get Oneself, Updated With Educational And Knowledge Books.” Public Administration - IAS Mains Q & A; Personality GAMES Get to know the Real you; Indian Polity : For civil services examinations - Hardik Jethwa, IAS aspirant

“This library is a rare gem. It has an amazing book collection and the best part is the availability of books for kids. Affordable and excellent service. I am particularly impressed by the librarian's helpfulness. Keep up the good work!” THE 5 AM CLUB OWN YOUR MORNING ELEVATE YOUR LIFE; Kill Fear before Fear Kills you; Good Vibes Good Life;The Power Of Yours Subconscious Mind; DECEPTION POINT;Stories from the Panchatantra; Twelfth Night, The Railway Children , You Don't Remember Her But She Remember You. - Preeti Gupta, college student

“The experience with the library has been fantastic and the staff is also very friendly and helpful. Overall I am very happy with the books the different sections and the online system of tracking books and all. I have even donated a few books to appreciate in my own way, also I have been a regular user of the library. Kindly keep up the good work.” - Animals; The Wheels on the Bus; Adventure with Morris Mouse: An Interactive Pop-up Book; Nature Encyclopedia; Young Chefs; Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone; Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire; Chick Tock; Octonauts: The Amazing Octopod: A Pop-up and Play Adventure; Thomas and friends (tap-along tunes); Alpha Block; My Bedtime Bear (A Soft and Sweet Bedtime Book!); Inner Engineering: A Yogi's Guide To Joy - Moiz Choolawala - Financial Advisor & Tax Consultant

“Amazing collection of books and friendly staff. The initiative to inculcate a reading habit among people is very much respectable.: - Dhrumin Cheddha, Writer.

“My experience at Ratnanidhi Library was excellent! The Library is an abode of books and knowledge for a reading-buff like me. As a management student, I was very elated to find all the books for my academic needs as well as many more relevant case studies and biographical books in the library. A proud customer. Only the location of the library should be changed as the current one is inconvenient to reach.” Students Guide to Income Tax Including Service Tax; CONSUMER BEHAVIOR Tenth Edition; Human Resource Management TEXT AND CASES; THINKING, FAST AND SLOW - Aarish Khan, CA aspirant.

Academic Books On Science, Commerce, Arts


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Our address is

Ratna Nidhi Library

103, C/o Snehadeep Youth Association,

1st Floor, Municipal Chowpatty Market,

Dadysheth Road, Babulnath, Mumbai - 400007




You will be guided with membership benefits, charges, direction to library materials, advise on library services and assistance on access to other facilities like the computer and online publication.

Log in on the software, and select Ratna Nidhi Library. You have to manually search the names of books, authors, and categories. Please make sure to type the correct spelling. Click on the Go icon to the right of the search bar. The available data will be shown. Click on the  Reserve/place hold option given in the details of each book.

We do not have a borrowing limit. Borrow as many as you want. You can also borrow for your friends, relatives, etc.

Rs. 5.00 per day is charged as the fine for the overdue books.

First check the availability of the book in the OPAC. Login and reserve the specific copy.

Replace the same book or make the payment of the book cost.

Fill the online/offline form for issuing duplicate card. Submit a filled form along with a fine. A fine of Rs. 20.00 is charged for preparation of each duplicate card of the library.

  • Reference
  • Service
  • Current
  • Awareness
  • Service
  • Selective
  • Dissemination service
  • Interlibrary
  • Loan Orientation programmes
  • Access to e-resources
It is 10% of the book's MRP.

Below is the comparitive study showing the advantage of becoming a member

You can search the inventory books without becoming a member.

As you open the Ratna Nidhi Library Home page. Scroll down to the library brief. 

Members must borrow a minimum of 2 books availing the courier services.

Rs.25/Kg across India.

Yes, the member has to pay the courier charges.
Courier charges  + Security are supposed to be sent beforehand. 
Courier charges of both ways will be taken beforehand.
Process for getting the books by Courier:
Step 1 - Log in to the software using your username & password.
Step 2 - Search and reserve the books.
Step 3 - Drop us an email at
madhavi.jagdankar@ratnanidhi.org / lata.patil@ratnanidhi.org
Step 4 - Our team will contact you and inform you about the exact charges and date of dispatch of your shipment. After your payment confirmation.

Yes, whenever you borrow books, you have to pay the security deposit for each book. And it's completely refundable.

Whenever you borrow the books, you have to pay the refundable security deposit.

You may either receive it in cash immediately(if it's available) or by Google pay by the end of the same day.

Contact Us

If you wish to know more about us, please feel free to contact us:

In India

Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust

Ratna Nidhi Charitable Trust Babulnath Library
C/o Snehadeep Youth Association,
Municipal Chowpatty Market, Dadysheth Road, Babulnath,
Mumbai- 400007

GMAP link of library - https://maps.app.goo.gl/kvuCKR1ec3kZk3Xo9




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