Daily Archives: November 8, 2015

‘Libraries-A Paradise of Knowledge’ by Azwa Azwa


Despite the growing belief that libraries are less significant, the vital importance of libraries cannot be looked down upon. Libraries, in simple words, are buildings which contain a large collection of books. They are very helpful for people of all ages; especially students.

There are a wide range of books available at the library. You will rarely be able to find such a large and diverse assortment of books in any one facility except a library. The books contain information and knowledge on a variety of subjects which can be useful for studying and researching purposes.

By visiting libraries frequently a love for reading develops; people are more likely to start reading due to the influence from their surroundings. Reading is a very beneficial habit and it should be inculcated in every individual. Moreover, libraries have contributed greatly towards bringing awareness on many issues; they have also played a major role in improving the literacy rate.

Libraries have a very calm, quiet and peaceful environment which promotes learning and reading. This environment helps people focus and improve concentration. It also encourages the absorption of information as there are less external distractions. This atmosphere also influences people, and helps develop an interest in reading.

Nowadays, there are also digital libraries. These libraries can be accessed easily and are very useful. Digital libraries are gaining more popularity then regular libraries as people are striving to become more technologically advanced.

The books available in the libraries range from simple picture books and magazines to informative and bulky encyclopedias. There are a wide variety of genres which appeal to a large audience. The genres can range from fantasy, fiction and mystery to non-fiction, science fiction and adventure.

Libraries are a paradise for knowledge and information. People who love reading will instantly find themselves at home and will be absorbed in reading books. Even people who do not like reading will soon find themselves to be readers. This serene environment can rarely be found elsewhere. Libraries are very essential and significant. This is an irrefutable and unchangeable fact.