For the individuals who have the eagerness to delve into the world of knowledge & information, a library is nothing less than a temple where the reading ritual aligns their thought process in such a manner that helps them sharpen their intellect & broaden the vision to be emphatically effective & expressive in their respective areas of involvement. Having envisaged as such, Smart City Raipur has established a state of the art Oxy Reading Zone which has been inaugurated on 2nd June by the Chief Minister Dr Raman Singh as Nalanda Parisar at Amanaka, Raipur.
As the largest Oxy Reading Zone in the country it boasts the architectural design of the global standards having conformity with the present day requirements. The extended seating capacity is spacious enough to give comfortable reading experience to as many as 1000 people as it has the 3 storied circular architecture. Moreover, the roof top thermal insulation system along with the glass walls, gives the readers the necessary ambience of serenity without any outer influence. The verdant campus sprawling over the area of 19 acres, has the biodiversity garden with over 50 species of flora.
For The Network Of Scholarly Ones
The Nalanda Parisar is located in the close proximity of the premier institutes of the capital city such as AIIMS, NIT, Ayurvedic College, Government Science College & more. This is the leverage to the student fraternity for churning out the best from the opportunities & scopes that have emerged with the advent of the reading zone. It is of the essence for the scholarly ones to form a network that functions with absolute coordination & cooperation for information exchange & social amity thus the reading zone is instrumental in bringing the scholars of varied interests at a junction where a cumulative circle of intellectuals can flower.
Progressive & Unconventional
Having the progressive purpose of giving the readers a supreme quality environment for not mere reading but also acquainting them with the new age communication technology with the digitization of the reading zone, here readers have the amenities of free WiFi connectivity, e-library, a section entirely dedicated to deliberation purpose and the multi-media room. Readers can also sit in the cradle of nature as the biodiversity garden at the reading zone campus brings soulful experience of learning & reading. Its book store has over 50,000 books of an extensive bandwidth to satiate the reading hunger of the people having varied interests. Here the time limits no one as the 24-hour open reading zone is well equipped to offer indoor & outdoor reading anytime with solar-powered lights installed in the campus.
As the city is turning out to be a prominent stronghold of education & skill training, this Oxy Reading Zone is a major boost to the aspiring scholars who are deliberately keen on upgrading them for acquiring competence at the global level.