Sustainable Thinking for Sustainability

:Awareness and Advocacy Initiatives of Pustaka Negeri Sarawak

  • Salina Hj. Zawawi -


Sustainable thinking brings the alignment of library core values and resources to fulfil the crucial roles of information professionals to stay relevant with the call for Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) of United Nations. This paper highlights how Pustaka Negeri Sarawak (Pustaka) embraces the  sustainable thinking for attainment of the goals without inventing a new wheel but re- strategizing approaches in achieving the Global Goals or Agenda 2030. The 7 significant roles of information professionals which corresponding well with each SDG is fairly discussed to enlighten readers the roles of library and archive is crucial in the actualization of sustainable development even way back before such SDG of United Nations have been introduced. The honour and trusts given by the Sarawak government to spearheading the awareness and advocacy initiatives towards Sarawak Lestari is considerably deliberated with recommended points at the end for continuous improvement.

How to Cite
ZAWAWI, Salina Hj.. Sustainable Thinking for Sustainability. Sarawakiana Journal : Publication of Pustaka Negeri Sarawak, [S.l.], v. 2, n. 2, p. 7, may 2023. ISSN 2600-9412. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 20 apr. 2024.