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Khon Kaen University Library joins the community to organize training on virtual technology, to promote people’s awareness of digital literacy by means of metaverse experience

February 7-9, 2023 – Khon Kaen University Library and Tha Phra Sub-district Municipality held a mobile activity to promote learning of the community. KKU Library brought, on this occasion, the VR Headsets to the following villages in Tha Phra Sub-district: Ban Tha Phra Nao 1, Ban Nong Bua Deemee 3 (Village No. 18), and Ban Nong Pla Keng 2. People in these villages of all ages and sexes were able to add to their learning experience through digital virtual world or what is called metaverse experience. The activity promoted the awareness of digital literacy and new channels for learning and self-development in the digital age for sustainable development of the community. The new-era learning based on technologies and innovations were applied in the activity.

In addition, Khon Kaen Chalerm Phrakiat Library brought the mobile library to Tha Phra Sub-district to enhance reading skill among the community people and to provide educational guidance. Many organizations joined in supporting the activity by bringing their resources that could be utilized for the benefits of the community.

Source: Khon Kaen University