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Sports Libraries and Librarianship at Qatar National Library

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Sports Libraries and Librarianship

Event Details:

Location: Auditorium, Qatar National Library
Date: 16 August 2022 - 16 August 2022
Time: 06:00 pm - 07:30 pm
Ticket Purchase: Online
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In this lecture, Zakaria Al Hagar, a senior librarian at Lusail University, will discuss the interrelationship between libraries, society, and sports, and the importance of sports libraries.

This lecture will discuss the following:

  • Global and local sports libraries like Singapore Sports Library, Olympic Academy Library - Qatar, and Olympic and Sports Museum Library - Qatar
  • How do I practice sports activities in a library that is not specialized in sports, like school libraries and public libraries?
  • FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™: An opportunity to engage in community programs that advocate sports
  • Models of activities: The exhibition of children's sports items
  • Lending sports materials such as chess, carrom, and electronic games
  • Encouraging the reading of sports books within reading clubs
  • Questions and discussion

Date and Timings:

  • 16 August 2022, from 6 pm to 7:30 pm

    Language: In Arabic, with simultaneous interpretation provided in English
    Target audience:

    Seats are limited, please click HERE to register!


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    • If you are 12 -17 years old, you need to have a green Ehteraz with a gold frame, or Ehteraz can show you have recovered from COVID. Alternatively, you may present a rapid antigen home test form.

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