UBD Library to hold book fair

Universiti Brunei Darussalam (UBD) Library will organise a Book Fair 2020 from tomorrow until February 5 at the Ground Floor Lobby of the Main Library, UBD.

The fair, which consists several government agencies and local booksellers, aims to exhibit the latest publications including educational materials, published and produced locally as well as abroad.

An extensive range of titles including books on fiction, non-fiction, travel, wildlife and sports will be on sale.

The organiser hopes this will encourage awareness of new reading materials that are available on the market.

The exhibition also hopes to attract avid readers and scholars to enjoy bargains offered. It is also an opportunity for students to buy and obtain books that are not available in UBD Library.

A number of activities are planned for the book fair including the Reciprocal Borrowing Scheme (RBS), Malay Islamic Monarchy (MIB) Roadshow and quizzes.

A blood donation drive will also be held on February 4 from 10am-2pm.

The UBD Library hopes to attract UBD students, staff and other participants from higher education institutions, secondary schools in Brunei Darussalam and members of the public.

It will be open from 8am-11.30am and 2.30pm-4:30pm daily.