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A Book Reading Activity in the Great Han was organised by Booklovers of CIU

The 54th Library Week ended with the “9th Traditional Book Meeting Time" event organised by the Library Directorate and the Library Club of Cyprus International University (CIU).

The week started with granting honorary library membership to the TRNC President Mustafa Akıncı, and awarding prizes for the students and academics who read the most, Celebrity Writer Canan Tan’s Interview, 5th Book and Library Lovers Support Kermis, LTB Latin Orchestra Concert were among the events.

Rector Prof. Dr. Halil Nadiri pointed out that in addition to the fact that Library Week increases an interest in the library, makes information accessible at every stage of human life and makes books a part of life. Prof. Dr. Nadiri stated that the library week is celebrated annually at CIU and he mentioned that the aim is to convey the importance of reading books in younger generations by raising awareness.

Bekir Can Gök, the President of the Library Club stated that books are not a tool in human life and he mentioned that books are the threshold of life and the knowledge.

The last day of the CIU Library Week, which was organized to increase the importance given to books, took place in the Great Han.

At the event, where the interest was high, in addition to a local dance show, the reading activities of the CIU students took place.

Last updated: 10-04-2018