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"The statement that reading is a good habit is a self- obvious truth. Man is not a mere child of instincts. It is brainpower that makes a difference between him and animals. Naturally a love for books ought to be his natural inclination." (Roy 2013) 

 To induce good reading habits, the reader must be made to feel that what is good in a book is really so. It is easier to improve one’s judgment because it is a question of reason or logic. But it is difficult and a painstaking affair to improve one’s taste, because it is a question of feeling. But merely saying that a good book is really good will not does. One has to involve the reader in healthy debates or discussions. 

 A taste for the reading good books once formed cannot be so easily dislodged. As such the culture of good reading habit calls for a kind of cooperation in which the authorities, the teachers as well as the parents, must be involved. 

 A school library is a place in the school where vast collections of academic books are kept. These books are made available to the students to increase their knowledge and understanding on various subjects. A school library plays a great role in the life of a student. It is the store house of knowledge. In a library, students can find books on various subjects such as history, geography, environment, political science, literature, etc. A school library exhibits positive impact on the academic achievement of the student. Students can perform better during examination by reading various books.

  Refuge of Life Foundation (RelFond) 
To this effect, Bolarinwa Olabode the Project Director of Refuge of Life Foundation [RelFond]  has come with a project #Donate1000Books to Osun State Library. This is to encourage reading culture that is fastly eroding in our world. August 12th is the Rally/Awareness while 26th will be D-day. 

To be part of this either to donate books, support with materials or be part of the program call Bolarinwa Olabode on 07033538649. *Read a book, reach the world, Give a book, save the world. #IMPACTbolarinwa Relfond seeks to: Support the students in their studies. Encourage students to borrow books and take them home for further study. Encourage students to develop literary skills by reading rare books of literature.  See that Students get broadened and commands better grasp over the subject and to think in a new dimension altogether. Since the environment at the school library is peaceful, students can study at the library without any disturbances. 

Library is an appreciable place for studies and mental development. In schools, students are often given tasks to finish after school hours. A student can visit the school- library and finish those tasks. Relfond is on the project to open a world of wisdom for the student and to raise students that will build confidence by going through the books of their interest. 

Let us join hands with Relfond in building a knowledge- driven community for the future. 

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 Ayomide Abiona is a development analyst, He supports #donate1000Booksayomide abiona is a development analyst.

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