Ranganathan Society for Social Welfare and Library Development (RSSWLD) came into existence in 2009. This NGO is also working as CSR implementation arm of BIMTECH. RSSWLD aims to facilitate the dissemination of knowledge and information at the grass root level by setting up libraries in the rural areas and Jails. The society’s primary goal is intellectual development of the underprivileged sections of society so that they can avail competitive employment opportunities and lead a dignified social existence. The society is working in four main verticals: Rehabilitation program for Jail inmates, Community welfare, Social awareness and charity works, and Upliftment of Library and Library Professionals.
RSSWLD have also started knowledge sharing services. Every year inter-disciplinary research workshops are organized for the scholars, especially for library professionals across the country. Society has organized several workshops and conferences of National and International level where more than 1200 LIS professional has been benefited.
The society has established 11 Jail Libraries in various district jails of Uttar Pradesh and computerized 13 libraries, including the library of India Policy Foundation, New Delhi. It has eatblished many libraires in villages and also a Library at Man Mandir, Barsana.
Ranganathan Society is actively involved in philanthropic work and it takes up issues of national importance. It has organized many events to donate blankets and other clothes to needy people. It also conducts other regular activities like Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, World Environment Day, Van Mahotsav, Ice bucket Challenge, etc.
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RSSWLD has completed a glorified journey of Ten years and in these ten year it has achieved many targets.