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Celebrating National Library Week 2013 with HSS

In November 2013, soon after the festival of lights, schools in 9 different states across India found time for yet another unique kind of celebration… National Library Week! India has recognized November 14-20th as National Library Week ever since 1968,…

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Inside Bright Minds: Author Asha Nehemiah

Each month, look out for our interviews with wonderful authors, illustrators and storytellers who are contributing to the wealth of children’s literature. We are thrilled to kick-start this series with popular children’s author Asha Nehemiah. Over the years, Asha’s books…

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Ask the Litpert

Have any questions related to literacy or language? Shoot your questions right away to hippocampus.librarian@gmail.com and have literacy expert Dr. Shailaja Menon answer them. Big questions, tiny questions, serious questions, silly questions, soft questions, hard questions – we love them…

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Heart of the School: Bangalore International School

HEART OF THE SCHOOL is aimed at showcasing dynamic school libraries across the country where librarians are doing amazing work to build and nurture a culture of reading. This month, we are featuring Bangalore International School, Bangalore, and highlighting a few key…

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