Get to know the Geladeiroteca project (fridge-library), created by the economist and university professor Rudney Aminadab Santos to protect the environment and encourage reading in the Carboniferous Region of Rio Grande do Sul state, Brazil. He saves refrigerators which were
Sao Paulo state public libraries are offering free special courses for elderly people (60yo plus) on how to use modern smartphones, with focus on Whatsapp, Facebook and mobile apps download. See more at: https://canaldoensino.com.br/blog/bibliotecas-estaduais-oferecem-cursos-de-redes-sociais-para-3a-idade
How about creating instructional material as video tutorials? See some best pratices summarized by College of Charleston Libraries (United States): http://libguides.library.cofc.edu/c.php?g=230931&p=1531425
Reading for babies (Bebelê project, Brazil): Based on the theory of Early Literacy, as defined by the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD) as “what children know about reading and writing before they can actually read and
A high school located at Marechal Candido Rondon city, Brazil, painted its walls like a bookshelf. A fancy art to promote reading. The name of the artist is Alexandre Schwingel, aka Trilha. More information: http://www.opresente.com.br/marechal/2016/04/colegio-rondonense-inova-ao-fazer-muro-em-forma-de-livros/2130302/?359
PUCRS Main Library offers for its students an entire floor (600 square meters) only for studies. It has several wide tables, single and group study rooms. Besides the space, students can use PCs and notebooks provided by the library (with
Its an original idea: use electronic ink (e-ink) displays for shelves signage. Today libraries use print signage and sometimes it is expensive keep changing and updating the boards. E-ink allows change the contents at anytime and do not use electricity.
Recently (april 2016), Colégio Marista Rosário (Rosario Marist High School) located at Porto Alegre (Brazil) inaugurated its new school library.