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.
In an unprecedented cultural initiative in the history of Arabic culture, the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) will hold the Sharjah Virtual Reading Festival (SVRF) for 10 days, running from May 27 to June 5, 2020.
Visitors to the permanent cinema, which has a capacity of 150 vehicles, will be allocated specific parking spaces, depending on the size of their car, and will be able to access the sound of the movie via FM radio.
The 38th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair, which concluded on Saturday, was a book fair like none other. While over two million visitors graced the fair, the last eleven days saw the power of the written word rise to glorious heights. Specifically, in the very year that Sharjah is the Book Capital of the World.
The Emirate of Sharjah has been declared the 'Special Guest of Honour' at the upcoming Moscow International Book Fair, to be held from Sept.4 to Sept.8.
While over two million visitors graced the fair, the last eleven days saw the power of the written word rise to glorious heights. Specifically, in the very year that Sharjah is the Book Capital of the World.
SBA chairman meets a delegation from Italy to discuss the strengthening of bilateral relations in cultural, academic, and technology fields.
Initiatives such as the Publishers Conference organised by Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), in the lead-up to the 38th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), were key to a healthy publishing industry, opined international publishers participating in the annual conference that opened in Sharjah on Sunday.
One of the Emirate’s most exceptional and internationally-acclaimed events, the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF 2018), is slated to open its new chapter on Wednesday with the participation