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Bohol teachers hope gov’t info portals can revive interest in libraries

Nov 16, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Technology has made students shun libraries and do research on their gadgets instead, say the teachers. They're banking on the DOST's Starbooks learning stations to change that.

Photo from DOST Starbooks Facebook page

Horseback library serves Indonesia's remote readers

Jul 15, 2016 - 4:00 PM

For many this unique mobile library is their only link to books There is no traditional library nearby and stores are miles away in big cities It s a problem for villages across the sprawling Indonesian archipelago

MOBILE LIBRARY. This picture taken on March 30, 2016 shows an Indonesian child reading a book delivered on a 'moving library' via horseback, run by Ridwan Sururi in Serang, a quiet hamlet fringed by rice fields and a volcano on Indonesia's main island of Java. File photo by Adek Berry/AFP