An ‘E-Reading Hub’ with ten ‘kindle paper white’ E-readers was inaugurated in the Library of Kendriya Vidyalaya (KV) Pattom on 25 March 2015. This is arguably the first KV in the country with such an extended reader service.
Shri. K. Gopalakrishna Bhat IAS, Chairman, VMC & DPI, Kerala inaugurated the "E-Reading Hub" by handing over a kindle e-reader to S. L. Faisal, Librarian at a function chaired by Shri S. Ajayakumar, Principal, KV Pattom. Dr Ajithkumar, VMC Member was also present.
The kindles are loaded with freely available e-contents, including classics, open digital text books, subject reference materials and out of print books.