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The Times of India--Kolkata (July 3, 2017)

Easy access to technology may have turned the average person away from the habit of reading, but one of the country's leading institutions--IIT Kharagpur--is using the same technology to try and bring the reading habit back. IIT-KGP, through its initiative National Digital Library, is offering a vast treasure trove of fiction, comprising hundreds of thousands of titles, entirely free of cost. The project is called 'Night Time Read', as it gives a host of attractive options between 12am to 3am--at just the time when the typical attention-deficit person feels the urge to surf the internet or stream a movie the most. (Read More)