Launched in 2020
Start your Book Bugs Explorers of Stories Past adventure at National Library today! Borrow books or complete quizzes to earn points to redeem all 44 magical forest bugs at any of the Redemption Machines located all around Singapore!
What is the Experience?
Welcome, brave explorer! The experience starts as explorers gain wisdom from all the bugs residing in the Magical Forests. In order to collect the various magical bugs, explorers will need to accumulate points through the borrowing of books or answering of quizzes.
Users will then head to one of the 22 public libraries to redeem their cards via a customised redemption machine. Watch out as players battle it out with their cards to see who reigns supreme!
To encourage the borrowing of books among youths, whilst incorporating an element of fun.
Explorers start their journey by borrowing books from any of the National Library located around Singapore. As users accumulate points from answering quizzes and borrowing of books, they will be entitled to redeem their points for magical forest bug cards.
Once users have accumulated enough points, they will then log in to the National Library Board portal to redeem a code. Equipped with a QR or 8-digit redemption code, they can then head down to any of the 22 public libraries to redeem their cards via the Redemption Machine.