The Joy Of Libraries : Discovering the magic of books
Have you ever thought about how magical one’s words could be? If you could take someone to a whole another universe, with your words, what is more magical than that?!. A book can do wonders to your thoughts, emotions and inspire you in a way that no individual could.
Libraries in schools are the first world of magic every child enters into. At first it becomes a rule, later it becomes a habit and then further later it becomes your passion. Your school libraries become your Hogwarts and then it becomes your land of magic and exploration, where every character you meet every story that you read would build a power of its own on you. It gives you different perspectives and thoughts on certain topics and themes and widens your horizon of imagination.
Anyone can travel to the land of magic, mystery and fun within no time and effort, but a little patience and interest. It is sad that with the evolution of digitalization, there has been fewer people who are into reading the traditional way, and libraries have lost their charm without its adverse readers. Books contain within themselves wisdom, knowledge, information and have the power to take you to a little economical journey, that of your mind. It is often heard that art imitates life, but books can reflect it. Any decision you take, any opinions you make, could be your reflection of knowledge and it speaks volumes about how many books you have read and what had inspired you from it.
Buying books has become a huge part of the new instagram “ Make your room look aesthetic” trend, which has made them become a part of your interior where on the other hand it has to be on the interior of your mind. Libraries in your room are for the interiors and the traditional love for books is something we miss everywhere. Libraries can seem dated in this digital age, where information is just a click away. However, they are still important sources of knowledge and information. Libraries are places where people can read, research, and learn without interruption.
Libraries have existed since ancient times. The first known library was in ancient Egypt, where royal scribes kept papyrus scrolls. Later Greeks and Romans established libraries, and in the Middle Ages monasteries were the most important places of learning. Libraries developed in the 15th century with the invention of the printing press. The main purpose of libraries is to make information and knowledge accessible. Libraries make books, magazines, newspapers, and other resources available to the public. It also provides a quiet space for study, research and learning.
There are different types of libraries such as academic libraries, public libraries, school libraries, and special libraries. Academic libraries are located in colleges and universities, and public libraries are open to the public. School libraries are located in elementary, middle, and high schools, while special libraries cater to specific groups such as law firms and hospitals.