Library is a place where different types of numerous books and other informative resources are kept and are accessible to the members of that library. In most of the libraries we can see lot of books and these are the classical libraries, where we can go and study any book of our choice it could be for our information or may be for fun or for our studies, purpose can vary from person to person. Now a days video libraries are also in trend here you can find video CDs and other resources which allows you to access to your desired information through a video. In most of the colleges, institutes, universities and schools have their own library where you can find information related resources, that could be in form of book or any audio resource or may be in video resource. There are too many types of libraries on different classification basis. We are going to discuss on on various libraries below.
Academic Libraries are generally those libraries which are situated inside the campus of any university or college or institute or school. These libraries contains most of the resources for that related academic institution, all are related to their course material they contain books, audio CDs, video CDs and other resources.
Children Libraries are those libraries which are specially built for children, these are mostly a part of a library where a section is specially dedicated to children.
National Libraries are those libraries which maintains a national reputation means that any publisher has to deposit a copy of a book to the library as a legal requirement. Here a person rarely lend a book because all the books are originals and the library contains some rare books which are not available anywhere.
Public Lending Libraries are those normal libraries which serves the general public. Any person has the access to these libraries after getting the membership of the library.
Reference Libraries are those libraries which does not lend any books to anyone, there you have to read the books inside the library, the books at reference libraries are common books and they are only used for reference, so that’s why they are not lend to anyone. In most of the academic libraries there is always a reference section.
Research Libraries are those libraries which contains a collection of books and other informative resources on one or more subjects, it includes all the primary resources and as well as secondary resources of study and research.
Special Libraries are those libraries such as some of the private businesses and public organizations have their own libraries in their premises for their own work, research and other tasks.
Impact of Library
Libraries have a very big and positive impact on today’s education, libraries are hose places which are totally calm places and you can concentrate on your studies very well inside a library, you have the access to all your required subjects and their related books with lots of variety and more of them it develops a good reading habit in everyone who went to libraries. But now a days due to evolution of video libraries the learning is a much of fun for us now the aspirants want to learn things in a new way so that they don’t get bore. But still libraries have make a positive impact towards education the environment inside a library plays a vital role in this impact.
If you are looking to get a library membership then you have to go for it and also encourage your relatives, friends, neighbors and other related peoples around you but if you are not a library visitor then you can develop this habit in you that will help you in your future.