Friendly visit of the delegation from Tatarstan to the National Library of Uzbekistan

On September 6, 2019, a meeting with representatives of the Institute of the Tatar Encyclopedia and Regional Studies of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan was held at the National Library. Institute researchers: B. Khamidullin, R. Islamov, Z. Gilazev arrived with a mission to study the Tatar diaspora in Uzbekistan. A study tour in the National Library of Uzbekistan was conducted for researchers of Tatar culture, covering activities, opportunities and prospects for the development of a library and assistance in collecting material on this project.

Fund of the National Library of Uzbekistan replenished with a catalog of Rumi's works

The Fund of the National Library of Uzbekistan has replenished with “A Descriptive Catalog of the Manuscripts and Editions of Maulana Rumi: Works in India” (Catalog of manuscripts and publications of Rumi's works in India). This catalog was published in 2018 with a volume of 192 pages by the Ministry of Culture of India at the Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts, Professor of the University of Delhi Sharif Hussein Kosimi and Director of the National Center for the Arts Ramesh K. Guar. The book is published in English.

“Open Door” Week held at the National Library of Uzbekistan

Traditionally, every year, the “Open Door Week” is held at the National Library of Uzbekistan, dedicated to the start of a new school year. This year, the "Open Door Week", which runs from September 9 to 13, differs from previous years in its vibrant events, useful information, interesting meetings and various exhibitions. And also, this year events aimed at attracting reading books, introducing pupils and students to the activities and capabilities of libraries not only in the National Library of Uzbekistan, but also in all major information and library centers of the republic.

Memorandum of cooperation was signed between the two National Libraries

On September 3-4, 2019 in Tehran (Iran) the regional UNESCO regional meeting on "Identification and study of the documentary heritage" was held. The main purpose of the event was to discuss UNESCO recommendations for the preservation of documentary heritage and raise awareness of the World Memorandum experts. The meeting was attended by the Director of the National Library of Uzbekistan U.Teshabaeva. At the UNESCO Regional Meeting on "Identifying and Studying Documentary Heritage" in 2017, a national committee was established in all participating countries for the first time, U.Teshabaeva participated in it. This year in the meeting, it was heard the reports of the National Committee on the Program for 2017-2019. The National Library and Archives of the Islamic Republic of Iran are among the libraries that distinguish them from the east, with their work, its rich history, the conditions created for users, the advanced technologies used in restoration and conservation.

New information library center opened in Arnasay district

Today, 5 important initiatives of the head of our state - to increase the attention to our Youth, to involve them in culture, art, physical culture and sports, to develop the skills of using information technologies among the youth, to promote reading among young people of the country, women's employment are on emphases issues.