Library club members visit book fair

Lyna Mohamad

In efforts to instil the reading culture and encourage reading habits, 15 students from the Library Club of Institute of Brunei Technical Education (IBTE) Nakhoda Ragam Campus visited the Brunei Book Fair 2020 at the Indoor Stadium, Hassanal Bolkiah National Sports Complex in Berakas.

The visit aimed to educate students to recognise and identify local and international book suppliers and vendor. There are over 60 government book publishers, private book publishers, local and overseas vendors from Indonesia, Malaysia, the Sultanate of Oman and Jordan.

At the book fair, held in conjunction with Brunei’s 36th National Day, students participated in several activities held by the Language and Literature Bureau such as a sign language workshop and translation workshop while they sat in for the performances of local stories.

IBTE Nakhoda Ragam Campus Library Club members at the Brunei Book Fair. PHOTO: LYNA MOHAMAD