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Library

"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

The SPS Library is well-stocked with a wide variety of books and journals. They serve as a storehouse of information related to textbooks and beyond. The primary purpose is to inculcate reading habit amongst students.

The school library comprises of books which include fiction and non-fiction books of different genres, picture books, classics, self-help books, bilingual books, science and technology books, reference resources for students and teachers. Students have a library period every week in their regular time table. Books are issued to student through a well-defined process.

An array of library activities are conducted in the school library. 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, Storytelling - A senior student enacts a story for a junior class. Literary Quizzes and competitions such as Newspaper reading, Rendering a Passage, Reading Marathon, etc.

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