Delhi Book Fair has established itself as a gateway to the Indian book publishing industry. An eagerly awaited exposition, it offers a sales forum and a meeting place for publishers, booksellers authors, translators and book-lovers of all age group.
Book Fairs, Festivals and Exhibitions are one of the means to promote books and book reading habit among individuals. Delhi Book Fair, since 1995, has established itself as an annual cultural event in the history of Delhi and showcases the progress made by Indian Publishing Industry over the years. The 20th edition of Delhi Book Fair is scheduled between August 23 – 31, 2014 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
Books are important and rather indispensable source of preservation and dissemination of knowledge and are also the simplest, readily accessible and most inexpensive means by which knowledge can be spread in any civilized society.
The last edition of the Delhi Book Fair attracted over three lakhs visitors from India and overseas. The ever increasing numbers of visitors and exhibitors speaks volumes of its success
- Date: August 23 – 31, 2014
- Venue: Hall NO. 8 – 12 & 12 A, Pragati Maidan
- Timing: 11.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Courtesy: Misbah, Librarian, HPS Senior Library