National Library & Archives

ET reviews cultural, artistic events of the day

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 01:44 GMT

On October 21, numerous cultural and artistic events will take place.

Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Egypt requests assistance of Egyptian expertise in restoration of manuscripts

Wed, 25 Aug 2021 - 12:36 GMT

The ambassador expressed his country's desire to establish several joint cooperation projects with the National Library & Archives.

Annual summer training at Egypt’s Dar Al-Kutub launches on Aug. 8

Mon, 09 Aug 2021 - 02:19 GMT

On August 8, the General Authority of the National Library and Archives announced the start of the annual summer training activity at Dar al-Kutub.

Memory of the day: King Farouk officially crowned King of Egypt in 1937

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 01:03 GMT

On July 29, many important events took place.

Heliopolis Library to hold symposium on cultural diversity in heritage of Egyptians on July 30

Sun, 25 Jul 2021 - 12:16 GMT

The symposium will discuss the cultural diversity that Egypt has enjoyed since the dawn of history.

‘High Ethics in the Heavenly Religions’ symposium to be held in Egypt’s National Library & Archives on July 13

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 02:09 GMT

The monotheistic religions have agreed to develop and strengthen good morals among their followers through the ages.

Egypt’s National Library & Archives to hold symposium on Egyptian-African relations on June 24

Wed, 23 Jun 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The symposium comes within the framework of the center's keenness on emphasizing and highlighting the Egyptian role in developing and activating Egyptian-African relations after the June 30 Revolution.

Egypt’s National Library & Archives to hold rare photography exhibition of Khedivial mosques on April 29

Wed, 28 Apr 2021 - 02:27 GMT

The exhibition will be held on April 29 at Prince Taz Palace at 8:30 p.m., accompanied by an artistic concert for the Mevlevi Troupe. The exhibition will run for a week.

Rare documents of Egypt’s National Library & Archives exhibited in 9th Faisal Book Fair

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 01:35 GMT

Among the exhibited documents is a statement of the types of cartouche used in seeing the crescent moon of the holy month of Ramadan on August 16, 1882.

Egypt’s National Library & Archives to launch religious cultural competition for children during Ramadan

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 02:48 GMT

The competition will be held from Ramadan 1 to Ramadan 27.

‘The Egyptian Woman: Issues of the Present and Aspirations of the Future’ symposium to be held on March 23

Mon, 22 Mar 2021 - 02:44 GMT

The seminar will be held on March 23 at 11 a.m. at Dar Al-Kutub. It will be moderated by Professor of Journalism at the Faculty of Mass Communication, Cairo University, Awatif Abdel Rahman.

‘The Heart of Sunrise’ poetry evening to be held on Feb. 15

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 02:25 GMT

On February 15, the Obour Club Library, affiliated to the National Library and Archives, is holding a poetry evening entitled "The Heart of Sunrise".

National Library & Archives receives valuable possessions of late Sheikh Nofal Abdel Gawad Nofal

Tue, 09 Feb 2021 - 03:43 GMT

The collection includes the personal papers and academic certificates of Sheikh Nofal granted by King Fouad, as well as other papers that belong to his wife, and a number of documents, folders and notebooks.

50% discount on publications of Egypt’s National Library & Archives in celebration of World Arabic Language Day

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 02:32 GMT

The General Authority of Egypt’s National Library & Archives announced a 50 percent discount on the authority’s publications on December 20, 21, on the occasion of celebrating the World Arabic Language Day.

Egypt’s National Library & Archives celebrates International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 12:56 GMT

The National Library and Archives’ General Authority, headed by Nevin Mohamed Moussa, celebrated the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.

Egypt’s National Library & Archives holds Banque Misr Centennial on Dec. 3

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 02:11 GMT

The Egyptian National Library and Archives, represented by the Center for Contemporary Egyptian History will hold an educational seminar entitled "Banque Misr Centennial", at 10:30 a.m., in the seminars hall of Dar el-Kotob in the Nile Corniche.

Al-Azhar Book Fair witnesses massive turnout

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 01:14 GMT

For the second consecutive year, the book fair at Al-Azhar University for Girls witnessed a massive turnout of female students.

Egypt’s 5th Annual Conference of Child Literature Documentation & Research Center launches on Nov. 18

Sun, 15 Nov 2020 - 02:43 GMT

The activities of the 5th Annual Conference of Child Literature Documentation & Research Center on Child Literature & Egypt’s Vision 2030 launches on Nov. 18 in Ali Mubarak Hall at the General Authority for National Library and Archives.

Egypt's Min. of Culture inaugurates book fair in Al-Azhar University

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 01:28 GMT

Several subsidiaries of the Egyptian Ministry of Culture participate in the exhibition, including the National Library & Archives and the General Egyptian Book Organization.

Egypt’s National Library & Archives celebrates birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammed (PBUH) on Oct. 27

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 01:40 GMT

Numerous activities were presented during the celebration, including reciting of the holy Quran, and a performance by a singing team from Egypt’s Visually-Impaired Association.