Mobile library service which organized regularly by provincial library of Bangka Belitung province is one of service to overcome the information gap of local communities and made them closer with library. Through this activity, the Agency of Archives and Library as the local government is trying to achieve its mission: fostering and developing a culture of reading by providing information services proactively.
The target of mobile library service on Monday, October 21, 2019, is visiting SDN 10 Sungailiat, Bangka regency. But before that, some procedures are required: selected the duty officer (a librarian from the Agency of Archive and Library), prepared the letter of duty signed by the head of the Agency and visited the target of mobile library service.
When visiting SDN 10 Sungailiat, the visitors are 131 students from the total of 491 students. It means only 26% from the total of the students as only 3rd and 4th level students who are available to join this service. Their favorite collections are various, including fiction and non-fiction books. More and less, they can read 2 books per student.
This mobile library service is expected can help society in obtaining information, spreading information and reading services until the remote areas, building a good cooperation among social, educational and local government institutions to improve the intellectual and cultural society.