Bachelor with honors, Calcutta (India) University, 1965. Master of Arts, Calcutta (India) University, 1968. Bachelor of Liberal Studies, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, 1967.
AD in Library. Science, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, India, 1974.
Assistant library Jadavpur University, Calcutta, 1963-1980. Documentation officer North Bengal University, Darjeeling, India, 1980-1983. Assistant library Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta, 1983-1986.
Reader library & information science Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, India, 1986-1990, professor library and information scientific India, 1990-1996, dean faculty arts and commerce India, 1991-1995, director correspondent courses India, 1995-1996. Library Calcutta University, since 1996.
Member Indian Association Special Libraries & Information Centers, Bengal Library. Association.
Married Manjari Sarkar. Children: Aditi, Barnali.