“A Better Tomorrow - Exhibition on the Project of the New Central Library”, organized by the Cultural Affairs Bureau, was on display in the Old Court Building, the Macao Central Library and the Taipa Library, presenting information on the history and functions of the Macao Public Library, case studies of foreign central libraries in cities with a similar population to that of Macao, the development of the New Central Library project, indicators for the selection of the Central Library site, building revitalization projects, library collection at the time of its opening, and functional structure of the library.
The main exhibition was on display from 31 October to 7 December, 2016, in the Old Court Building, where guided tours by reservation for individuals and groups were provided. The exhibition was also displayed in the Macao Central Library and the Taipa Library from 14 November to 31 December, 2016, presenting information on the development of the New Central Library project, indicators for the selection of the Central Library site and building revitalization projects. The exhibition was visited by over 2,000 people.
In the Old Court Building, guided tours by reservation were made available for “A Better Tomorrow - Exhibition on the Project of the New Central Library”. There were approximately twenty group visits and over 400 visitors, including people in employment, professional communities, primary and secondary school students and pensioners.
|Guided Tours to “A Better Tomorrow - Exhibition on the Project of the New Central Library”|
|N.º||Date||School / Group|
|1||08/11/2016||Chinese media journalists stationed in Macao|
|2||08/11/2016||Macau Society of Social Sciences|
|4||14/11/2016（1st Session）||Cultural Affairs Bureau|
|5||14/11/2016（2nd Session）||Cultural Affairs Bureau|
|6||15/11/2016||Macao Library and Information Management Association|
|7||18/11/2016||Association of Mutual Assistance of the Residents of Praia Grande and Avenida da República|
|8||22/11/2016||Education and Youth Affairs Bureau|
|10||01/12/2016||Choi Kou School|
|11||02/12/2016（1st Session）||Estrela do Mar School|
|12||02/12/2016（2nd Session）||Estrela do Mar School|
|13||02/12/2016||Macao Residents School (Secondary School)|
|15||03/12/2016||Macao New Chinese Youth Association|
|16||03/12/2016||Tong Sin Tong School|
|17||03/12/2016||Sacred Heart Canossian College (English Section)|
|18||06/12/2016||The Hong Kong Institute of Architects (individual visits)|