American Corner Hyderabad

American Corner Hyderabad provides access to materials and conversations on aspects of life and culture in the United States, and is the first place to visit for accurate and up-to-date information about political, economic, cultural, educational and social trends in the United States.  It is also a space for dynamic conversation on topics of interest to the Hyderabadi community.

Membership in the American Corner is open to everyone in the community and costs R100 a year.  Patrons include journalists, academics, businessmen and women, civic organizations, teachers, students, government officials, and other community members.  The American Corner is open Tuesday through Saturday, 3:00pm-7:00pm.  To find out about future programs, sign up with us at the email below.

Resources  

  • Books and Magazines
  • Children and Young Adult Collections
  • Films and Documentaries
  • Computers, Internet and Wi-Fi
  • Access to eLibraryUSA (PDF 408 KB)
  • Access to ProQuest digital journal compendium

Services  

  • Reference services
  • Referral to the American Libraries in India
  • Invitations to special programs/events

The American Corner in Hyderabad is a partnership between the U.S. Consulate General Hyderabad, and the St. Francis College for Women in Begumpet.

American Corner in Hyderabad

American Corner
St. Francis College for Women
Street No. 6, Uma Nagar,
Begumpet.

Telephone: 040 – 23409969
Email: americancornerhyderabad@gmail.com
Website: U.S. Consulate Hyderabad
Catalog: http://amlibindia.state.gov

Recent Programs

  • Studying in the United States (recurring)
  • Fusion Performance Workshop between American band Laura Cortese and the Dance Cards and numerous Indian musical artists
  • Dramatic Workshop with Washington, D.C.-based Arena Stage Theater
  • Discussion on Future Prospects for India-Pakistan Relations with Washington, D.C.-based Brookings Institute Senior Fellow Dr. Stephen Cohen
  • Discussion on Women in Entertainment Industry with New York-based Flor de Toloache Mariachi Band
  • Blogger Workshop on Social and Digital Media Design with Founder of “Be Bold” Media Sabrina Hersi Issa