SYNW IN CONJUNCTION WITH IBC DONATES E-BOOKS LIBRARIES AND PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS IN OYO STATE
As part of their efforts in promoting electronic books in the country, the Society of Young Nigerian Writers in collaboration with Ibadan Book Club and the Society for Microsoft Practitioners on Thursday 25th of July, 2013 donated 30 cds that contained e-books of over 1000 to some learned and professional organizations in Ibadan, the capital of Oyo State. The beneficiaries include:
- Oyo State Council for Arts and Culture (OSCAC) received by Mr. Adejumo O.F.
- Nigerian Society for Information, Arts and Culture (NSIAC) received by Mr. Okeke C. Paul
- Oyo State Library Board (OYSLB) – received by Pastor M.O. Adigun
- Alliance Francaise (AF) – received by Mr. Madugu S.B.
- League of Veteran Journalists (LVJ)– received by Deborah Omotoso
- Nigerian Union of Journalists – NUJ (Oyo State Branch) – received by Mr. Lekan Yusuf
- National Library of Nigeria – NLN (Oyo State Branch) – received by: Mrs. Akinbola Titilola
- Federal Radio Corporation of Nigeria (FRCN – Ibadan Branch) – Ogunduyi T.O
- Association of Nigerian Authors –(ANA Oyo Styate Chapter) – Mr. Freeman Okosun
- 10. University of Ibadan Theatre Library and Museum – Dr. Remi Adedokun.
The Cds donated are:
- ACHEBEPEDIA – Compilations of some articles, papers, essays, reviews, excerpts, biography, interviews, comments on the Late Prof. Chinua Achebe.
- MOBILE DIGITAL LIBRARY (ENGLISH EDITION): Compilations of Classical literary works like plays, novels, poetry, essays, translations, biographies, diaries etc of renowned English authors like William Shakespeare, Charles Dickens, John Keats, Robert Browning, William Wordworth, Emily Bronte, John Bunyan, Christopher Marlowe etc. The CD contains over 200 literary E-books in English language.
- MOBILE DIGITAL LIBRARY (FRENCH EDITION): Compilations of Classical literary works like plays, novels, poetry, essays, biographies, diaries etc of renowned French authors. The CD contains over 250 literary E-books in French Language. Some of the notable authors that are included are: Anatole France, Gustave Flaubert, Voltaire, Baron Montesquieu, Jules Verne, Marcel Proust, Balzac, Guy Maupassant, Jean Cocteau, Jean Recine, Jean genet, Antonin Artaud, Arthur Rimbaud, Auguste Escoffier, Benjamin Constant de Rebecque, Bernard de Fontelle, Bertrand Tavernier, Blais Cenrars, Blaise Pascal etc. Some of the books are useful for preparing students toward NECO, GCE and WAEC exams
For further information – contact
Society of Young Nigerian Writers – 08072673852