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Childhood Library

 

             Princess Iman bent Abdullah II "  Family and Childhood Library "

 

I - Introduction :

 

The Childhood Library is a very special library within the Department of Library Services / Division of Special Collections.

 

It houses a special collection on childhood, children, family and related subjects to serve the information needs of staff and students at the Faculty of Queen Rania for Childhood.

 

II - Mission: 

 

-        To support the process of learning to read, and to promote books and other media for children.

-        To provide special events for children, such as story telling and activities related to the libraries services and resources.

-        To provide an opportunity for children to experience the enjoyment of reading and excitement of discovering knowledge and works of the imagination.

-         To represent a reference library for students and faculty / Queen Rania for Childhood.

 

III- Goals:

 

To facilitate the right of every child to :

 

- Information.

- Functional, visual, digital and media literacy.

- Cultural redevelopment.

- Reader development.

- Lifelong learning.

- To provide children with open access to all resources and media.

 

IV - Holdings:

 

The Library includes a variety of children's appropriate materials in all formats, including printed materials (books, periodicals…etc) media (CD, DVD, Cassettes) learning games …etc . with a total  sum of   7.000 books and periodicals that focus on childhood, children family, and related subjects.

 

 
 

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