Abstracts of Bayu Pradikto

FACTORS THAT CAUSE LOW READING PUBLIC INTEREST AT COMMUNITY LIBRARY

By Bayu Pradikto

FACTORS THAT CAUSE LOW READING PUBLIC INTEREST AT COMMUNITY LIBRARY

By Bayu Pradikto

Abstract

Community Library as one of the non-formal education programs in the framework of enlightening the nation as well as efforts to empower them with the development of literacy movements and community development of reading culture. Low interest in reading habit Indonesian society seen from the reading index something that only 0,001 in the sense that one thousand residents of Indonesia's just one person who has the high interest in reading. The phenomenon is still based on the public interest in Indonesia is influenced by external and internal factors. Therefore, in this paper will be examined what became the cause of the public interest at Community Library when examined from a variety of factors that occurred in Indonesia, obstacles faced in promoting the public interest in the Community Library. Factors that affect the public interest in the Community Library in Indonesia in general are socio-economic factors, technological developments, infrastructure and the individual itself. While the obstacles encountered in increasing public interest in income levels are relatively low, the cultural attitudes of society are easily satisfied, a tradition that conveys information through oral, limited infrastructure, rapid technological developments, a collection of readings that are less, the lack of legal action is firmly linked piracy of books, lack exemplary in foster interest in reading since early childhood.

Keywords : Interest, Reading, Community Library



Keyword Interest, Reading, Community Library
Topic Issues and Challenge of Lifelong Learning (in Economic, Sociocultural, and Environmental Perspective