International Albinism Awareness Day (13th June, 2018)

Albinism in humans is a congenital disorder characterized by the complete or partial absence of pigment in the skin, hair and eyes. Albinism is associated with a number of vision defects, such as photophobia, nystagmus, and amblyopia. Lack of skin pigmentation makes for more susceptibility to sunburn and skin cancers.

World Day Against Child Labour (12th June, 2018)

Child labour refers to the employment of children in any work that deprives children of their childhood, interferes with their ability to attend regular school, and that is mentally, physically, socially or morally dangerous and harmful.

Successful Open Access / Academic Integrity Week Comes to a Close

The Library’s Open Access/Academic Integrity Week was a huge success. This was evidenced by the large numbers of students the event attracted. The students eagerly visited the library exhibitions and were also excited to learn about the benefits of open access and implications of academic integrity.

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