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Institute of Science and Nirma Libraries had organized a Public Lecture On “Make India Read” by Mr. Amrut Deshmukh. Dr.Anup Singh, Director General, NIRMA University gave the Presidential address. Dr. Singh described type of reading as pleasure reading known as pulp reading and reading for knowledge including many types of reading.

Mr. Amrut Deshmukh, who is popularly known as the Booklet Guy has introduce Audio Book Summaries to encourage people to read. He has also launched an application named “Booklet Guy” on 23rd April 2016 which is celebrated as the “World Book Day”. In his talk, Mr. Deshmukh shared how and why he started the mission, his journey and learning. He gave interesting tips on speed reading and how to store and recall information from the books through his experiences. As a social entrepreneur, he inspired everyone to focus on ‘Social Returns of Investment’  than just money. He emphasized on scheduling the routine and urged everyone to take ‘action which gives motivation’ to succeed in life.

Library
  • November 20, 2018

Institute of Architecture & Planning library organised a book launch and author interaction.

Title: AMD Ahmedabad, Author: Riyaz Tayyaibji, Auditorium: C Block, Date: April 26, 2018

  • April 26, 2018

On the occasion of  "World Book and Copyright Day & English Language Day" on April 23, 2018. The Storytellers and IT NU Organised Book Launch.

Travel novel "The Dimension Disrupter" written by an Indian author - by our very own Nirmaite Divyang Modi from second-year CE!

  • April 23, 2018

On 13 April 2018, The Storytellers community of Institute of Technology, Nirma University organized the session on Human Library for the first time in the ITNU Library. With the changing times, The Storytellers decided to promote the art of conversation in a world where everyone is trapped behind screens. It is a modern concept in which humans act as books and share their life experiences with his reader. The aim is to share real-life stories and struggles with the person of same interest. A variety of themes were offered such as technical stuff to philosophy, money-saving hacks, budget traveling, financial advice and many more. RJ Vashishth from 98.3 Radio Mirchi FM, Ahmedabad was the Guest for the session. 70 people from different institutes came together for one to one interaction. Everyone found a friend in his book and a story inspiring them to keep them going. People learned a lot about themselves when conversing with the book.

 

 

  • April 13, 2018

The event "Meghdhanush - A Library Event and Sumantra - The Literary Club of IMNU"

 

An Interaction with Mrs. Sudha Murty, (Indian Social Worker, Author and Chairperson - Infosys Foundation)

On her book:
Three Thousand Stitches: Ordinary People, Extraordinary Lives

Library
  • February 17, 2018