KATHMANDU — The 1st Community and Public Library Conference will be held from October 12 to 13.
The Ministry of Education took a decision to this effect with a view to exchanging experiences between community and public libraries, said Chief of library section of the Ministry, Yadav Niraula.
At least one representative from each community and public libraries will participate in the conference, he added. It will also discuss and identify problem facing the libraries across the country and will ascertain data on their number, said the Ministry.
Although the number of the libraries across the country is said to be at around 1,000, the exact data is yet to be established. RSS