A LIBRARIAN’S WORLD – A HISTORICAL JOURNEY THROUGH SINGAPORE’S TAMIL SCHOOLS
||19 June 2019 (Wed)
||7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
||Level 5, Possibility Room, National Library Building
Ever wondered what librarians do? In this series of monthly talks, find out what makes our librarians tick as they share highlights of their work from the collections of the National Library. Join Liviniyah P as she traces the founding and development of Tamil vernacular schools that were established in Singapore during the 19th and 20th centuries. She will highlight the highs and lows in their journey through a variety of sources such as official education reports, school magazines, newspapers and published works.
About the librarian:
Liviniyah P is an Associate Librarian with the National Library, Singapore. She works with the Singapore and Southeast Asia collections, with a focus on the Indian community.