The Dag Hammarskjold Library (DHL) : Role in Bridging the Information Gap with particular Reference to The Developing Countries

Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105200
Title:
The Dag Hammarskjold Library (DHL) : Role in Bridging the Information Gap with particular Reference to The Developing Countries
Author:
Mangla, P. B.
Citation:
The Dag Hammarskjold Library (DHL) : Role in Bridging the Information Gap with particular Reference to The Developing Countries 2002,
Issue Date:
2002
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105200
Submitted date:
2005-06-24
Abstract:
Opening Excerpt from Presentation: It is most appropriate that the present Symposium is being organised in order to pay tribute to Dag Hammarskjold who dedicated himself to peace in the world, and to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Dag Hammarskjold Library, which certainly is a legacy of the late Secretary General. The United Nations Library was given the present name on November 16, 1961 as a Memorial to the late Dag Hammarskjold, UN Secretary General, who was killed in an aircraft crash on September 17, 1961. It certainly was a befitting tribute to a great human being, a poet, philosopher and a mystic. He had all the attributes of a Karamayogi as given in Bhagavad Gita, a well-known Hindu scripture. He had extensive interests as a bibliophile who knew so well both the wisdom and beauty to be found in the printed page. ...
Type:
Presentation
Language:
en
Keywords:
Libraries

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dc.contributor.authorMangla, P. B.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2005-06-24T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:21:29Z-
dc.date.issued2002en_US
dc.date.submitted2005-06-24en_US
dc.identifier.citationThe Dag Hammarskjold Library (DHL) : Role in Bridging the Information Gap with particular Reference to The Developing Countries 2002,en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/105200-
dc.description.abstractOpening Excerpt from Presentation: It is most appropriate that the present Symposium is being organised in order to pay tribute to Dag Hammarskjold who dedicated himself to peace in the world, and to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Dag Hammarskjold Library, which certainly is a legacy of the late Secretary General. The United Nations Library was given the present name on November 16, 1961 as a Memorial to the late Dag Hammarskjold, UN Secretary General, who was killed in an aircraft crash on September 17, 1961. It certainly was a befitting tribute to a great human being, a poet, philosopher and a mystic. He had all the attributes of a Karamayogi as given in Bhagavad Gita, a well-known Hindu scripture. He had extensive interests as a bibliophile who knew so well both the wisdom and beauty to be found in the printed page. ...en_US
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dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectLibrariesen_US
dc.titleThe Dag Hammarskjold Library (DHL) : Role in Bridging the Information Gap with particular Reference to The Developing Countriesen_US
dc.typePresentationen_US
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