The librarian of Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom offers a look into their highly successful ‘Gift a Book and Get a Friend’ programme. It not only fosters friendships and mutual respect among students based on the sharing of books, but also seeks … Continue reading ‘Gift a Book and Get a Friend’: Connecting Young Minds through Books in Schools
A Workshop on storytelling “Once Upon A Time: The Art of Story Telling” was held at Indian International Centre(Main) on 23 February 2019. The workshop was conducted by Pitambarrising Sun. The session began with the introductory speech by Mr. Abhishek … Continue reading Once Upon A Time: The Art of Story Telling
All interested individuals, Institutions, Schools, Associations and those studying towards a Library and Information Science qualification are invited to join the first national level professional Association of School Librarians of India. Membership Categories and Annual Fees Download the form for … Continue reading Become a member of School Library Association-India. Membership is now open.
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 Jarul Book Awards in 2016. Three committed individuals – Heeru Bhojwani from ASB, Julie Patterson from Ascend International School, and Swarna Odhrani from Don Bosco International School had the vision to salute the finest of … Continue reading Nalini Sorenson wins Jarul Book Award 2019 for ‘Papa’s Marathon’
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, … Continue reading Reading work workshop at Universal school Tardeo, Mumbai
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 open session aims to demonstrate how all types of librarians/libraries in Asia and Oceania have brought people together in vibrant community hubs, generated dialogue/conversation and helped their communities to figure out/resolve the complexities of life … Continue reading Call for Papers for IFLA Asia and Oceania Open Session