Library@Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom

Where Minds meet and Ideas pop up !

School Library Media Programme 2007-’08

10-best-600-2.jpg

School Library Media Programme 2007-’08

Introduction

The school Library provides information, inculcates ideas, and develops knowledge that is so essential to functioning successfully in today’s information and knowledge based society. It is fundamental to school library to equip students with life long learning skills and develop in them creative thinking and imagination, and enabling them to live as ideal and responsible citizens.

Thus, the school library must be made the hub of all the activities planned and executed in school. It can be used by students to prepare for their next class period, home examination, general education, information, competitions, recreation and inspiration. To cater to the wide varieties of demands of students and teachers it has to judiciously select and procure the prescribed/recommended text-books and other reading material from different sources, technically process it by making use of a standard scheme of classification, catalogue it to provide various access points, organise the collection on scientific lines, circulate the documents and disseminate the information in the manner most liked by the students and teachers. In addition, the school library has to serve as a resource centre as well. (Organizing School Libraries-Guidelines, CBSE, 2006).

Great importance has given to the organization and management of librarires in Kendriya Vidyalayas. The Education Code says that, every endeavour should be made to ensure that the library adds to scholastic efficiency by providing material to supplement and enrich instruction and guidance given to the class room, besides affording the child to discover himself, guide him to adopt higher ideals of life and help him in the choice of useful career.

The main objectives of Vidyalaya library are;

§ To serve an adjunct to class room instruction

§ To provide extra reading facilities

§ To sustain co-curricular programmes

§ To create purposeful reading among children

§ To foster love of books and habit of careful handling of books

§ To acquire information literacy skills

§ To cater the needs of bright and gifted children on one hand and under achievers on the other

§ To provide facilities to teachers for improved professional efficiency

§ To equip the students in searching, evaluating and using the information for decision making

To train the pupils in careful use of public property.

School Library Media Programme 2007-‘08

School Library Media Programme is the full range of learning experiences arising out of school library assessment, resources, facilities, support services, technologies, community connections and staff leadership. A properly planned programme is the backbone of the School Library since it contributes tremendously to the academic achievement of the students.

Click slmcp2007-08.doc to see the full document.

Filed under: Library Media Programmes, ,

‘Little Open Library’ (LOLib)

e-reading hub @ Your Library

Face a Book Challenge

Reader of the Month (Jan. 2017)

Sruthi B. Nair, X C

Learn anything freely with Khan Academy Library of Content

A free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.

Interactive challenges, assessments, and videos, on any topic of your interest.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 5,730 other followers

Face a Book: The Reading Challenge

InfoLit India: Information Literacy Project for Young Learners

Subscribe SMS updates

Send: ON Library_KVPattom to 9870807070

‘Learn to decode your world’; International Bookmark Exchange Programme 2016 with Australia and Poland

CBSE Toll Free Tele/Online Helpline

Students can call 1800-11-7002 from any part of the country. The operators will answer general queries and also connect them to the counselors for psychological counseling. On-line counseling on: director.edusat@rediffmail.com, mcsharma2007@rediffmail.com

Child Line (1098)

CHILDLINE 1098 service is a 24 hour free emergency phone outreach service for children in need of care and protection.

Population Stabilization in India Toll Free Helpline

Dial 1800-11-6555 for expert advice on reproductive, maternal and child health; adolescent and sexual health; and family planning.

Quick Answers

CONTACT

S.L.Faisal, Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya (Shift-I) Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram-695 004, Kerala, India. Mail: librarykvpattom at gmail.com

Little Open Library (LOLib)