A school without a library would be like a fish without water.The library is the source of life-giving knowledge for the school. It serves and supports the educational activities of the school. It exists to help the school achieve its academic objectives. Spread over 2507.75 square feet, the library at Sagar Public School, represents the school’s dynamic and cultural spirit. The library is also an ever-changing an ever expanding entity. Every year the library attempts to add at least 10% more books in the academic as well as general interest sections. Consequently, now the library has approximately:
No. of periodicals : 14
Dailies : 06
No. of Magazines: 22 monthly
No of Journals : 01 Quarterly.
No. of Reference books class wise:
IX: 415 X : 475 XI: 440 XII : 425 IIT-JEE:115
No. of Fiction and Non Fiction books:12000 Apart from laying stress on reading, the library also carries out different activities. The activities usually involve the collaboration of both the seniors and the juniors, and serve to hone their creative and critical thinking as well as their imagination. The following are a sample of the activities that are carried out at regular intervals during the entire school year:
Reading Buddy Program – a junior student is paired with a senior student, and the former sharpens his/her reading and comprehension skills under the guidance of the latter, Story telling - A senior student enacts a story for a junior class.
Literary Quizzes and competitions such as Newspaper reading, Rendering a Passage, Reading Marathon, etc.
"Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers"
― Charles William Eliot