Lok Virsa making measures to explore cultural heritage

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ISLAMABAD, June 30 (APP): Lok Virsa Heritage Library is making solid measures to explore the country’s rich cultural heritage by promoting research work on its different dimension.

“The Heritage Library has a collection of over 32,000 books and journals and the collection could help a great deal in exploring different cultural aspects,” Executive Director Lok Virsa Dr. Fouzia Saeed told APP.

She said numerous manuscripts, original research reports, field surveys and monographs on Pakistani culture are accessible to any one.

She said that the Library is a typical since it is with a high concentration of books, journals, manuscripts and field reports pertaining to country folklore, ethnology, cultural anthropology, art history and craft.

“Library offer unparalleled opportunities for self-directed learning and exploration by people of diverse ages, interests, backgrounds and abilities,” she added.

She said that for society as a whole, ‘Heritage Library’ provides valuable benefits as sources of national, regional, and local identity.