Welcome to the official library blog of Kendriya Vidyalaya Calicut No.1.A fully automated modern Library & Information Center catering the information needs of the students and staff by providing books, periodicals, CD Rom, audio-video materials.The library offers Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) – a computerized catalogue service.Books in the library are bar-coded for easy circulation.
Vidyalaya library has conducted a quiz competition on 1st October 2019 in connection with 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. The topic was Gandhi: life and philosophy . Here are the winners:
Honesty Library started in the Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 Calicut in a function held on 17th September 2019. Bank of Baroda, RACPC, Calicut donated required table cum shelf for the new initiative of the Library and Information Centre of the Vidyalaya . It’s a free and open library , anyone can take a book by leaving a book in the honesty library. No formal library rules are applicable for this project. The main objective of the initiative is to promote the habit of sharing and inculcate reading among the Vidyalaya community. It’s a understanding that good people are sharing their favourite books with their community. KV No. 1 Calicut is trying to develop a new reading cum sharing culture in it’s campus. Mrs. Varsha PA , Chief Manager BOB RO Calicut, Mr.Manu MP, Chief Manager BOB RPC, Calicut and other officials of the bank were handed over the furniture items including 4 table cum shelfs
, 2 newspaper stands and one notice board to the Principal, Vice Principal and to the school council members. They also distributed trophies to the winners of GK Quiz competition. Vidyalaya Principal Mr.PK Chandran presided over the function. Vice Principal Mr. Kumar Krishnan, Mr. KV Rajesh, TGT English, Mrs. Bindu Manikoth TGT English and Mr Muhammed Shafi V, Librarian also spoke in the function.
Mathrubhumi Books, Kozhikode organised book fair in the Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 Calicut. Vidyalaya Principal Sh. P K Chandran inaugurated the three day book fair in the seminar hall. H M I/C Sh. Raghavan and Senior most teacher Sh. B. Santhosh also spoke in the inaugural session of the book fair.
The students and staff members of the Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 Calicut dropped all their routine works and spent first period on 2nd July 2019 for reading. It was the programme organised by the Readers’ Club of the Vidyalaya in-connection with the reading month celebrations. The school community enjoyed the joy of silent reading. It’s an initiative to make extra reading as a habit among the school community.