Jordanian Section of IBBY

c/o House of Tales and Music

PO Box 840452

Amman 11181

Tel.  [int. +962] 6 462 7027

Fax  [int. +962] 6 461 7027

E-mail: ibbyjordangmail.LÖ

Facebook: JOBBY Jordan IBBY 


Liaison Officers

Ms Rabeea Nasser



(address of the section)


Ms Heba Alnadaf

c/o Dar al-Muna Publishing House

P.O. Box 8091

Amman 11121

Tel. [int. +962] 6 462 2133

Fax [int. +962] 6 462 2134

E-mail: hebadaralmuna.LÖ

Ms. Taghreed Najjar
(address of the section)




Libraries are Source of Knowledge Project 2014-2017
Funded by Drosos Foundation  


“Libraries are Sources of Knowledge” is a project implemented by the House of Tales and Music in partnership with Greater Amman Municipality (GAM) and with the support of Drosos Foundation.

The project aims at improving eight public children’s libraries under GAM over the course of two and a half years and through two phases, each phase consists of four libraries.

Accordingly House of Tales and Music held a capacity building training workshops starting from the 9th of May until the 10th of June for a forty-two librarians and fifty-one from a certain category of the local community, the training workshops aimed to train the beneficiaries on how to held a work sessions (storytelling and Alhakawati, music, theater and drama, hand-crafts and paintings)  and how to plan for a programs for children in the targeted libraries in order to attract more children to visit the libraries.


Now House of Tales and Music’s team are planning for the next stage of the project which is upgrading the targeted libraries and do maintenance work in it, to make the libraries friendly and secure spaces for the children, in addition to that 500 Books of varied topics and set of basic teaching tools will be distributed to each targeted library.