1.  

Name of the Project

Up-Gradation Of National Library Of Pakistan Islamabad

 

2.

Sponsoring Agency 

National History and Literary Heritage Division, Islamabad.  

3.

Executing Agency 

National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad. 

4.

Approved Cost / Approval date

Approved by the DDWP on 28-12-2017  at a  cost of Rs.57.089 million

5.

Approved Project Period

Three years ( 2017-18 to 2018-19)

6.

Brief of the  Project

 The National Library of Pakistan, Islamabad was established in 1988 and most of the facilities provided in it in 1992. The equipment, reading facilities, reading environment in this situation has become uncongenial but unhygienic also. The major objective of this project to up-grade and improve the facilities and services in the Library.    

7.

Scope of the Project

Under this Project following items will be undertaken:

  • Establishment of Children Corner
  • Dedicated reading facilities for women
  • Facilities for persons with disability
  • Establishment of WIFI
  • Establishment of Digital Reading area.

  

8.

Financial Progress ( Up-to June,2018)  

Rs.14.000 million

 

9.

Physical Progress ( in % age terms)

24%

10.

Status of the Project

The work is in progress and during current financial year i.e 2018-19 a sum Rs. 19.000 million of has been allocated for the project.