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Digital library opens at Ghazni education dept

Digital library opens at Ghazni education dept

Sep 29, 2011 - 20:12

GHAZNI CITY (PANinfo-icon): Digital libraries would be set up and connected with international organisation at schools across southern Ghazni province, an official said on Thursday.

Educationinfo-icon Director Husni Mubarak Azizi inaugurated a digital library linked with several foreign libraries at the education departmetn. The library was completed at a cost of $1.5 (72.6 million afghanis), he said.

Twenty computers have been installed in the library to enable students to read a variety of books online. The iniative was implemented with financial support from Japanase, German and Iranian embassies.

Speaking on the occasion, a Polish official, promised five other such libraries would be opened in Ghazni City.

The director said 16 librarians had been trained on instructing students on access to books in worldinfo-icon libraries.

Resident Sarwar Amini welcomed the inauguration of the library, calling it a good chance for Ghazni City dwellers to study modern books online.


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