Fatima - Library Week
“A Library is the delivery room for the birth place of ideas, a place where history comes to life” - Norman Cousins
A room without books is like a body without a soul.” ― Marcus Tullius Cicero.
The College celebrated Library Week between 6th and 11th February, 2017. The first day, by inaugurating the library week, on 6th February 2017 the Fatima college library requested department of sociology and social work to create awareness on library week and library club. The department organized a rally with in the college campus. Here, the students of department of sociology and social work marched towards the library by holding the different kinds of pluk cards which narrates the importance of using library and reading books. It was well received by the fatimites. It was leaded by the Parai Students of the department by playing the parai. After reaching the library, there the parai dance was performed by the students which were witnessed by the college students and staff. At last, the library Club banner was handover to the Vice Principal and to the Librarian, by the Sociology and Social Work Department students.
The department students are participating in the rally by holding the pluck cards
During the Last day of the Library week. The department of Sociology and Social work gave a Parai dance and a street theater on the rules of the library, necessity of using the library, and the different programmes offered by the college library for the students benefit. It was a grand success and more than 1000 students got benefited out of the program.
The Library Week was a great learning experience for all the students in College. It reminded the students that books are indeed a man’s best friend!