5th Karachi International Book Fair (10-14 Dec 2009)
- Dear All,The 5th Karachi International Book Fair (KIBF) would be held from 10 to 14 December 2009 from 10 am to 9 pm at Hall No.1,2 & 3 Karachi Expo Centre, Karachi.It is a pleasure to inform you that Pakistan Library Association is included as a partner in 5th Karachi International Book Fair. As a partner PLA has planned the following activities to highlight the intellectual and educational wealth of Pakistan and to develop an interactive role of all information agencies including media to promote reading habits and awareness of the masses.
Hope to see you all at the 5th Karachi International Book Fair. Keep Reading!!SALMAN ABID
- Ten pages of the KIBF brochure will be sponsored by PLA. These pages will contain information regarding prominent Pakistani libraries and their significant collections including manuscripts and rare books.
- On the second day of the fair a seminar on Role of Media in the Promotion of Reading Habits will be held. Renowned media persons and intellectuals will be addressing at this event.
- A talk with a panel of distinguished scholars and professionals is scheduled as a part of supporting activities of the cause to Revive Books and Book Culture in Pakistan.
- During all five days of the fair; PLA would provide free guidance for database and digital library searching techniques. Demonstration of different national and foreign produced library software will also be organized.
State Bank of Pakistan-LibraryI. I. Chundrigar Road, Karachi
Ph: 3245 3062