Bethune College has published several landmark books of literary and historical value since 1949. The college publications include::
- Bethune College and School Centenary Volume ( 1849 - 1949 ), 1949; reprinted in 2004.
- Rabindra Satayan ( Bethune Vidyayatan Smarak Grantha), 1961
- John Eliot Drinkwater Bethune : Smarak Grantha, 1976
- Bethune College Patrika - Kadambini Chandramukhi Bishes Sankhya, 1983
- Bethune College Centenary Volume (1879 – 1979), 1980
- Bethune College Patrika - Rabindranath (125 Birth Centenary Sankhya)
- Women’s Education and Politics Of Gender - 2004 (125 Years Of Bethune College), 2008. [The work for the reprint of this volume is in progress].
- In The Footsteps Of Chandramukhi - 2004 (125 Years Of Bethune College), 2008 [The work for the reprint of this volume is in progress].
- Celebration And Chronicles (Bethune College 125 Years) 2004, 2008
- Bethune College 125 Year (Souvenir), 2003
- Religion and Popular Culture in the Indian Subcontinent published in 2012 (ISBN 81- 902458-5-6); a collection of papers presented at the UGC Sponsored National Level Seminar, November 2010.
- Alor Sarani Beye (ISBN 81-902458-3-X), a commemorative volume on sesquicentennial birth anniversary of Chandramukhi Basu and Kadambini Ganguly, the former students of this College, 2011.
- They Dared: Essays in Honour of Pritilata Wadder (ISBN 978-93-81346-14-3); a commemorative volume on the centenary of Pritilata Wadder, freedom fighter, an ex-student of this College, November 2011.
- In Retrospect July 2010 - June 2011; UGC-CPE funded Annual Report of College activities during 2010-11. Published in June 2012
- The College magazine Adiganta; dedicated to Swami Vivekananda on his 150th birth anniversary, 2012-13.
- The College magazine Adiganta; dedicated to Rabindranath Tagore on his 150th birth anniversary, 2013-14
- The College magazine Adiganta: dedicated to Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee, on his 150th birth anniversary, 2014-15
- Anubade Rabindranath, Tagore in Translation; Proceedings of the UGC-Sponsored State Level Seminar held in September 2013. Published in 2014.
- Heritage : An Academic Journal; Vol.I. Bethune College, 2014. ISSN: 2349-9583.
- Heritage : An Academic Journal; Vol.II. Bethune College, 2015. ISSN: 2349-9583.
- Heritage : An Academic Journal; Vol.III. Bethune College, 2016. ISSN: 2349-9583.
- The College magazine Adiganta 2015-16; dedicated
to Smt Nalini Das, former Principal and alumna of
Bethune College, celebrated author and editor of
Sandesh magazine for children.
The College also publishes an interdisciplinary
peer-reviewed research journal Heritage.