The purpose is to encourage books to be recycled and shared and provide any member of the community access to literature and enlivening and activating public spaces.
The concept is to grab a book, read and return it. It is a beautiful display of trust and the citizens are expected to show responsibility towards it and donate their good books too.
Amna Sehar, a resident of the F-6 sector, said “It’s a great idea, isn’t it? Love that you keep stocking your local little library. The more people who read, the better it will be.”
Reading culture is deteriorating fast; not only in educational institutions but also at the community level. Good reading habits are a strong weapon especially for the students to excel in life. Books are costly and many parents cannot afford the high cost of books.
Dr. Shams-ur-Rehman, said “The libraries in learning and development of cultural activities. With digital media gaining attention, reading has lost focus.”
He said, “Efforts for book reading should be appreciated, although promoting book reading in this era of the internet is a difficult task Sincere well-thought efforts never fail.”