Search LIS Links People and their Contribution towards LIS

A. A. A. Fyzee

In 1939, the Government of Bombay appointed "Library Development Committee", under the Chairmanship of Shri Fyzee, to look into Library Legislation. The committee submitted its report in 1940 for the development of Public Libraries through library legislation. The Report of the Library Development Committee, Bombay, 1939-40 under the Chairmanship of Shri A.A.A. Fayzee is a unique report on the establishment of a Central Provincial Library in the City of Bombay and three Regional Libraries for each of the linguistic centers viz. Poona, Ahmedabad and Dharwar. The report has recommended the establishment of district, taluka, town and village libraries.