Convention on libraries automation in Shimla from March 12

The Indian Institute of Advanced Study and Himachal Pradesh University will jointly host a three-day convention on automation of libraries here from March 12.

AMU library row: Allahabad HC steps in, seeks reply from VC by November 24
AMU library row: Allahabad HC steps in, seeks reply from VC by November 24

The Allahabad High Court on Friday "expressed displeasure"​ over Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor Lieutenant General Zameer Uddin Shah's decision to uphold ban on girls from accessing the varsity's library.

Aligarh Muslim University in controversy over denying library access to girl students
Aligarh Muslim University in controversy over denying library access to girl students

The Aligarh Muslim University was on Tuesday at the centre of a raging controversy over not giving access to women undergraduates to the main library in the campus, evoking sharp criticism even as Government sought explanation over the "insult to daughters".

AMU VC defends 'girls in library will attract boys' remark, HRD Ministry seeks report
AMU VC defends 'girls in library will attract boys' remark, HRD Ministry seeks report

Aligarh Muslim University vice chancellor Lt Gen Zameer Uddin Shah has rejected the demand of students of Women's College for access to the organisation's Maulana Azad Library, saying if girls were permitted in, there would be "four times more boys" in the library.

Google accused of making `library visits` history!

Excessive reliance on modern day technology and search engines like Google is likely to make libraries consisting hard books extinct in no time.

Sweden recovers stolen royal books from US

Two antique books that were stolen from Sweden`s National Library were handed back after being recovered in the US.

Mamata’s u-turn on media gag in WB libraries

Mamata Banerjee govt banned English and
mass-circulation Bengali dailies at state-sponsored but late Tuesday night said the order was being changed.

All libraries in Gujarat to be digitised: Modi

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra
Modi on Wednesday said all libraries in the state will be digitised
soon.

Now watch porn in public libraries!

New Yorkers can now watch internet porn at the city`s public libraries.

Bangladesh removes Islamic author`s books from libraries

The Bangladesh government has
ordered tens of thousands of mosques and libraries to remove
books written by the controversial founder of an Islamic
party, an official said on Saturday.

Libraries may collapse in a decade: Russia Cultural Minister

Libraries in Russia may
collapse by 2020, Russia`s Minister of Culture Alexander
Avdeev has said.