A Model for Libraries of the Future


With access to some 3,000 e-books, lightning-speed broadband connectivity and interactive spaces,
the Penang Digital Library provides effective ways of gaining knowledge.

As the Digital Age develops, we find ourselves constantly experimenting with new ways to improve what we are already doing: from publishing to manufacturing to entertainment.

Education is no different and Penang is at the forefront of that movement in the country, with the Penang Tech Dome, Penang Science Cafe and Penang Science Fair increasingly gaining traction. On top of that, there is the Penang Digital Library (PDL), touted as the first of its kind in the country. It is the state government’s latest step in bringing technology to bear in the field of education.

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