Library and its uses
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Since the introduction of mobiles and computers, the usage of library is coming down to a considerable extent.
Library is a word derived from the Latin word 'liber' which means books. The world's first library was started in temples in Greek. Later in the fourth century the libraries were started in schools of philosophy.
The importance of libraries and benefits of book reading is not understood fully by present generation people. One person who is really interested to read books cannot afford to buy books on his own' moreover a same topic may have different authors as well publishers and one cannot buy all such books. If he goes to a library, he can refer or read all books by sitting in one place.
C.N.Annadurai, Great scholar of Tamilnadu told once that one can see the whole world simply through a book.
There is no city or village without a library but it is reported that these have no proper maintenance, that poor maintenance is because of lack of people using them. People should visit libraries without fail as it brings good knowledge and it is only not meant for librarians.