The British Council has teamed up with Robi Axiata Limited to set up a ‘British Council Satellite Library” inside the telecom operator’s corporate office.
The library was inaugurated Saturday at a ceremony held at the Robi Corporate Office.
The satellite library allows Robi employees who are members of British Council to enjoy the books from the library in addition to the main library and access the rich contents of British Council’s digital library.
Robi’s Managing Director and CEO Mahtab Uddin Ahmed inaugurated the satellite library in presence of British Council Bangladesh’s Acting Country Director Andrew Newton.
Robi’s Head of Corporate and Regulatory Affairs, Shahed Alam, Vice President (Media, Communications and Sustainability) Ekram Kabir and British Council’s Head of Cultural Centre Tanvir Alim and Cultural Centre Manager Tahnee Yeasmin were present on the occasion.
The library houses the latest award-winning collections of UK’s best titles. In order to spread these services and to cater larger number of readers, the British Council Library and Cultural Centre has brought the concept of satellite libraries. The Robi Axiata Limited’s satellite library consists of books on language, fiction, literature and a wonderful collection for the young readers.