In view of National Library Week Celebration (Nov 14-21), Library and Information Center of St Philomena College Puttur organized ‘Book Exhibition’ from November 2 to November 30, 2016 in Library Hall of the College.
The Principal Prof. Leo Noronha inaugurated the Book Exhibition programme and said, ‘Books remain our prime weapon in the light against illiteracy and opening the door to knowledge, essential to individual self-esteem and empowerment.’
The Librarian Mr. Abdul Rahiman G in his introductory speech said, ‘Under the UGC assistance, the College has purchased various types of books worth Rs. 2.5 lakhs and kept in this exhibition. These books are available to the students to increase their knowledge and understanding on various subjects.’
The PRO Prof. Dinakara Rao, faculty members Mr. Prashanth Rai, Mr. Basthyam Pais, library staff Mr. John Lobo, Mrs. Zita Noronha, Mrs. Catherine Crasta, Mr. Peter Clifford D’Souza and PU Librarian Mr. Santhosh Moras were present on this occasion. The members of Library Advisory Committee Mrs. Geetha Poornima K proposed the vote of thanks and Dr. Vijaya Kumar M compered the programme.