Manav Rachna International School, Sec-46, Gurugram organized a school library conference on “Innovation Spaces- School Libraries of 21st Century” recently. Ms. Dhriti Malhotra, Principal of the school delivered the key-note address. Dr. Moorttimatee Samantray Rath, Deputy Head, LDD, NCERT; Ms. Amarjeet Gill, Director, Knowledge DOT Pte. Ltd., and Ex. Deputy Chief Executive, National Library Board, Singapore; and Mr. Neeraj Jain, India Head, Scholastic India Pvt. Ltd. were invited to address the participants.
Case study of Manav Rachna International School Library entitled- ‘School Libraries, Dynamic Agent of Change’ was delivered by Dr. Chhavi Jain, Librarian of the school and coordinator of the event.
The conference was conceived as a capacity building leadership for School Librarians of Manav Rachna Educational Institutions and Kunskapsskolan, Gurugram. The conference concluded on a note that collaboration and team work are the main factors for professional development of school librarians.