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Efforts to Develop the Reading Interest of the People from Children in Singapore Libraries
Science Journal of Education
Volume 4, Issue 6, December 2016, Pages: 198-205
Received: Jun. 30, 2016; Accepted: Dec. 19, 2016; Published: Dec. 29, 2016
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Xiuqi Gong, University of Shanghai for Science and Technology Library, Shanghai, China
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This paper introduces some successful efforts in Singapore libraries in developing the reading interest of children and adolescents, including reading promotion activities organized by Singapore public libraries, librarians' training of children libraries, children's books selection, and the collection development of children’ libraries. This paper shows the studies from both theory and practice and hopes to provide some reference and enlightenment for the cultivation of reading interest for children and adolescents.
Singapore Library, Reading Promotion, Children
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Xiuqi Gong, Efforts to Develop the Reading Interest of the People from Children in Singapore Libraries, Science Journal of Education. Vol. 4, No. 6, 2016, pp. 198-205. doi: 10.11648/j.sjedu.20160406.16
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