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Prof. Dr Abdul Moid Memorial Library has been established at the Department of Library & Information Science at the Islamia University of Bahawalpur.
Mrs Feroza Abdul Moid has donated a set of 81 books alongwith a computer, printer and stabilizer to establish the library in the memory of Prof Dr Abdul Moid, one of the pioneering library scientists of the country.
Dr Ghani-ul-Akram Sabzwari, himself an icon of Library & Information Science, was also present on the occasion alongwith Dr Liaquat Ali Khan, representing the Library Promotion Bureau (LPB).
The enthusiastic LIS students and faculty members of Islamia University of Bahawalpur expressed their appreciation for the noble act facilitated by the LPB for spreading the reading culture in the society.
“On behalf of all the students and faculty members I want to extend my wholehearted gratitude to Mrs Feroza Abdul Moid for her generous donation and Dr Ghani-ul-Akram Sabzwari and Dr Liaquat Ali Khan for their thoughtfulness for the learners of South Punjab to support in education and research activities,” Dr Rubina Bhatti, Chairperson & Associate Professor, Department of Library & Information Science, Islamia University of Bahawalpur, acknowledged.
Dr Ghani-ul-Akram Sabzwari, who founded the LPB in 1966, was hopeful about the optimum use of the resources provided to the Prof. Dr Abdul Moid Memorial Library in Bahawalpur.