His Highness Dr Sheikh Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, visited the El Escorial Library, St. Jerome Royal Church (or Hieronymus Monastery), several museums,
As part of the yearlong celebrations of Sharjah World Book Capital 2019, and in a bid to promote and instil the habit of reading amongst members of the community, the Sharjah World Book Capital Office (SWBC) has launched the ‘Sharjah Beach Library’ initiative to lure beachgoers into the world of written words.
Valid from April to June 2020, the free access will offer global readers more than six million eBooks and electronic resources in more than 10 languages.
Library launches the ProQuest One Academic Package to enable users access to the world’s largest academic collection of journals, eBooks, dissertations, news, video and primary sources.
Children and adults alike can now explore a world of knowledge on the sands of reading — in Khor Fakkan, thanks to the Sharjah Beach Library initiative. Beachgoers can get a load of boat displays loaded with books and decorated with the UAE flag and Sharjah World Book Capital 2019 logo.
The exhibition at library includes a copy of Sahih Al Bukhari 's book, Part V, dating back to 1535.
The second panel discussion, ‘The Basics of Writing Short Films’, will host Fadi Haddad, a music video and movies director, who will offer expert advice on the fundamentals of writing short film scripts. He will also address the challenges often faced by aspiring script writers. The session will be hosted by Zaina Khaled.
Dubai Culture and Arts Authority announced the reopening of public libraries in the emirate today, 18 June, with the exception of the Al Ras branch.
My father adores buying books. For himself, for my mum, for me, for everyone in the family as Christmas gifts — whether you wanted one or not — you get (at least) one.