Nalini Sorenson wins Jarul Book Award 2019 for ‘Papa’s Marathon’

The Jarul Book Award is a one-of-a-kind award in Asia that honors the Indian authors of children’s picture books.  As a true children’s choice award, the award empowers children: the picture books are reviewed, selected, nominated, and voted only by young students from 5-11 years of age. The American School of Bombay (ASB), in partnership with Ascend International School and Don Bosco International School, initiated … Continue reading Nalini Sorenson wins Jarul Book Award 2019 for ‘Papa’s Marathon’

Reading work workshop at Universal school Tardeo, Mumbai

Universal school Tardeo Mumbai organised a wonderful workshop on “Reading Works” on 29/1/2019 which was attended by Librarians and English teachers.   Ms. Armin Aretha (Librarian in Barley California Public library USA ) conducted this Reading work workshop  at Universal school Tardeo, Mumbai. She has been with the Berkeley Public Library in California, USA since  2003. Her being reviewer for the Kirkus Magazine makes her the most … Continue reading Reading work workshop at Universal school Tardeo, Mumbai

Call for Papers for IFLA Asia and Oceania Open Session

Theme: “Libraries: Create Spaces – Inspire Dialogue – Empower Community” Introduction The open session of the IFLA Regional Section for Asia and Oceania – RSCAO (organised by the Regional Standing Committee – RSCAO) plans to contribute to this year’s WLIC theme of “Libraries: Dialogue for Change”, by exploring how libraries have empowered their communities by way of creating trusted space and stimulating dialogue. Aim The RSCAO … Continue reading Call for Papers for IFLA Asia and Oceania Open Session

‘Generification of School Libraries’: Workshop at American Embassy School , New Delhi

KOOLSKOOL IN COLLABORATION WITH AMERICAN EMBASSY SCHOOL ORGANISED A WORKSHOP AND VISIT FOR SCHOOL LIBRARIANS IN DELHI ON THE TOPIC “GENERIFICATION OF SCHOOL LIBRARIES’’ ON 17/01/2019. LIBRARIANS FROM DELHI REGION ATTENDED THE WORKSHOP ORGANISED AT AMERICAN EMBASSY SCHOOL CHANAKYAPURI. WENDY GUYER – ES TEACHER LIBRARIAN AND LINDA HOISETH – MSHS TEACHER LIBRARIAN CONDUCTED THE WORKSHOP. THE SESSION BEGAN WITH PRESENTATION ON GENERIFICATION. GENERIFICATION OF BOOKS … Continue reading ‘Generification of School Libraries’: Workshop at American Embassy School , New Delhi

NLW@KV Shimla: Reading Yatra

Reading Yatra A rally was organized by students of the book club from school to The Ridge Shimla. Voluntarily we asked students to donate the newspaper to the local people on the ridge telling them the importance of reading. As we all are aware that we hardly have time to read, generally we are busy in the digital world. Keeping in mind the motto students … Continue reading NLW@KV Shimla: Reading Yatra