Clementi residents have waited for about five-plus years for a public library near their homes.With the official opening of Clementi Public Library (CMPL) on Saturday, 23 April 2011, it has brought the total number of public libraries in Singapore to 24.The ChannelNewsAsia, 23 Apr 2011 quoted the Trade and Industry Minister, Mr. Lim Hng Kiang, who officiated the opening:Speaking at the opening of the library, Mr Lim highlighted the importance of public libraries in Singapore's development.
From the NLB press release, dated 15 Oct 2010: SINGAPORE, 15 October 2010 – As part of the National Library Board's continuous efforts to better serve its patrons and the community, the Board will be opening two more Public Librarie... Read Post
Like many of my Public Libraries colleagues, I was helping out at today's official opening of Serangoon Public Library (SRPL). ASIDE: In case you're not aware, SRPL has a Facebook page.Seeing the library fill up, with customers of a... Read Post
Topic: School Libraries More than 200 Los Angeles Unified School District elementary school libraries have reopened in just two months, according to district officials. Recession-era budget cuts had left many libraries without staff... Read Post