A school library is a treasure house of knowledge. . It creates a taste for books after school life. gives opportunities to make best use of our leisure time. It gives us day-to-day information of the world. teachers and the students need a good library in order to keep their knowledge fresh and up to date.
Libraries plays a vital role in the development of our society and country. S. R. Ranganathan, who is known as “Father of Library Science in India”, was the first person one who identified the real need of libraries and library science education in our country.
India celebrates August 12 as Librarians Day in his honour. Dr S.R. Ranganathan formulated “Five Laws of Library Science”. They are:
1. Books are for use
2. Every reader has his/her book
3. Every book has its reader
4. Save the readers’ time
5. Libraries are growing organizations.
Let us celebrate and enjoy the day.........