Vidya Poshak's Library Services & Rural Book Banks

Sep 9, 2014

Library Services Update - June to Aug 2014

Highlights of the last quarter

  • 3656+ students utilized the library services during the month of June, July & August 2014
  • During this month of May 202 students enrolled as Library member. Hubli -101, Belgaum -50, Haveri-17,Bijapur-12, Sirsi-16
  • The process of issuing the books to 1,3,5,& 7 sem completed
  • XII Sc. Reference & Text books were purchased and distributed to branch libraries 
  • Procured 601 new books of grade XII Sc Arts, Commerce & Competitive examination books and 20 Professional books & issued to students
  • Received 119 books worth of Rs.55750/- as kind of donation.
  • Fund raising event was arranged and convey the mission of  Vidya Poshak  by way of to approach individual donors, institutions and firms personally along with VP volunteers
Jun 11, 2014

Update on Vidya Poshak Library Services

Dear Friends

Highlights of Library Program for April & May 2014

• 2500+ students utilized the library services during the month of April & May 2014

• During this month of May 61 students enrolled as Library member. Hubli -31, Belgaum -17, Haveri-1,Bijapur-3, Sirsi-9

• The process of getting back the books from 2,4,6,& 8 sem completed students have started

• XII Sc. Reference books were purchased and distributed to branch libraries 

• Procured 43 sets if new books of grade XII Sc reference books & issued to students

• Received 16 books worth of Rs.2579/- as kind of donation.

One day Training Program on Employment Readiness

In the month of April in all the branches a one day follow-up training on Facing the interviews was arranged. Overall more than 250 students attended the training which happened in 5 Library centers. 

A small video of our Student Sharanappa talking about the Support he received through Vidya Poshak : Vidya Poshak Student Sharanappa 


Mar 17, 2014

Youth Centers & Library Services

Learning Center: Vidya Poshak libraries are open to all youth in the surrounding educational institutions with access to the facilities available. More than 10,000 youth utilized our 5 library branches during the year 2013-14.

Information Kiosk: Youths are provided free monitored access to Computer and internet facility for learning activities. The youth are provided details related to Competitive Exams, Higher Education Option, Education Loans, Interview alerts and Interview tips through our Blogs. The youth are assisted and guided to apply for different Competitive exams, Bank Exams, Job openings etc.

A separate blog is maintained for providing career related informations :

Job Alerts & Interviews: The youth centers facilitate off campus interviews for youths who are looking for jobs. A database of youths who are looking for jobs in local areas or big cities is maintained and shared with employers and campus interviews are facilitated. Separate blogs with job alerts are maintained for the student community.

Workshops & Trainings: A one day career opportunities workshop was conducted for all the degree final year students in different library center. During the workshop the students were provided with details on Indian job market and opportunities available for them and how to approach an interview.



Dec 31, 2013

Vidya Poshak - Library Updates - April - Nov 2013

Dear Sir/Madam,

Greetings from Vidya Poshak Family!

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for supporting us in this noble cause. We are pleased to inform you that your valuable donation has helped many a students to avail library facilities and get free access to academic text books.

To keep you updated on our library activities, we are happy to share the following information.


  • 10137 students utilised library services including the computer facilities (Between June to Nov)
  • 6980 books were issued to students
  • 4700 new books were procured + 536 books were received as donation
  • Conducted workshops on ‘Exam Study Techniques’and ‘Job Interview Skills’ for class XI and XII students at our central library in Hubli. Many students derived benefit from these informative sessions.

Additionally, students from BVB engineering college led by Chetan, voluntarily organized a drive to collect used books from generous donors and handed them to our central library at Hubli. Such a wonderful gesture. Thanks folks!!

Vidya Poshak won two special awards

All this was made possible because of your generous support!

In case of any clarification or for more information, please feel free to contact Mr. Annappa Naik (Project Officer) on mobile: +91 9980125684 or through e-mail:

We appreciate your support and look forward to your continued patronage.

With Warm Regards,

Venkatesan N

CEO & Secretary

Cell: +91 9845038017


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Vidya Poshak

Dharwad, Karnataka, India

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Venkatesan N

Dharwad, Karnataka India

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