South Jakarta Regional Public Library Managed to Attract 602,100 Visitors

Reporter : Rezki Apriliya Iskandar | Editor : Nugroho Adibrata | December 10th, 2019 01:13 PM 13:13 WIB | Dibaca 153 kali
South Jakarta Regional Public Library Managed to Attract 602,100 Visitors (Foto : Rezki Apriliya Iskandar /

Throughout January-November, it has been noted that as many as 602,100 people have visited the South Jakarta Regional Public Library on Jalan Gandaria Tengah V, Kramat Pela, Kebayoran Baru.

" This library has two floors"

South Jakarta Library and Archive Sub-agency Head Evita Dwi Saiverda said, from 602,100 visitors, 17,160 out of them are teens and 13,465 others are kids aged 6-12 years.

"This library has two floors. The first floor is for kid's reading rooms and the second floor is teen and adult's reading rooms," he expressed, Monday (12/9).

The library has a collection of books as much as 76,686 titles or 173,633 copies, starting from psychology, social science, economics, children's story, medical, fiction to non-fiction books.

There are also other facilities such as children interaction room, hall, computer service, Wi-Fi, reading corner, digital public book collection corner and Betawi corner.

"This makes visitors who come feel comfortable reading books. Surely this is our main attention," he expressed, Monday (12/9).

So, for visitors who want to borrow books must firstly register as a library member by bringing a photocopy of ID card and student card.

"It is free of charge. The deadline for borrowing books is set at two weeks," he stated.