"Library is a saint place for people, nation and society, source of morality, knowledge, wisdom." H.Aliyev

The Azerbaijani regions Fizuli and Jabrail was occupied by the Armenians 15 years ago.

 

 

At the beginning of September there will be inauguration of the Virtual reading hall of electron dissertation fund of Russian National Library in Azerbaijan National Library. It is expected in the ceremony of inauguration the participation of the director of Russian National Library V.V.Fyodorov and other scientists, intellectuals.

 

 

On July 28th, 2008 the manager of the FUMAGABA project Georgia Angelaki was in Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov. Georgia Angelaki gave wide information about the FUMAGABA project to the participants and she had a talk about the future plans of Europe National Library. At the same time she replied to the questions of participants and talked about future problems of Azerbaijan National Library about integration to the Europe Library.

 

 

On July 24th, 2008 at 12:00 was held  presentation of the electron base of the materials printed in the newspaper of “Azerbaijan”. At the same time these materials reflect activities of the president of Azerbaijan Republic Ilham Aliev for 5 years.

 

 

There was an exhibition with the occasion of National Army Day on June 25th, 2008. The books, newspapers and magazines demonstrated in the exhibition were about the honorable way of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic from the origin.

 

 

 

 

There was held “Cultural Days” of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from June 15th to June 21st. For this purpose there was an exhibition in Azerbaijan National Library, dedicated to Saudi Arabia. The ambassador of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Russia, Ali Hassan Jafar gave a lecture on the topic “The perspectives of mutual collaboration between Saudi Arabia and Azerbaijan”.  Mr. Ali Hassan Jafar had worked in Azerbaijan for seven years as an ambassador. At the same time the professor of Riyad University Nisa khanum gave a lecture on the topic of “Women activities in Saudi Arabia”.

 

 

On May 30, 2008, on the occasion of notable Azeri writer, literary critic-scientist, intellectual and great person – Mir Jelal Pashayev’s 100th anniversary, the presentation ceremony of the book named “The Person of the Sky” by Rahila Gulgun appeared on basis of the project of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the completed electron version of the book named “Mir Jelal’s Bibliography” printed by the National Library named after M.F.Akhundov and “Mir Jelal’ Heritage” electron information base was held in the Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov.i.

 

 

On may 25-30th 2008, the delegation consisting of members from science, culture, education, youth and sport commission of Czech Republic had a visit to Azerbaijan National Library. The head of the Delegation and the other members were interested in library work, had a talk about mutual collaboration and decided to sign a Memorandum in the future.

 

 

 

 

On May 26, 2008, VIII Baku Book Holiday of the agency “New Writers and Articas” was held at the Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhindov with the support of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Republic.

 

 This year’s VIII Baku book Holiday was dedicated to the 90th anniversary of People’s Republic, as well as people’s writer, Mir Jelal’s 100th anniversary.

 

 

On May 14, 2008 in National library named after M. F. Akhundov was held  presentation I-IX volumes of the book by our national leader Heydar Aliyev “Müstəqilliyimiz əbədidir” and   “Heydar Aliyev irsi” and entering of these books electronic infarmation base.

 

The director of National Library opened the introductory speech. Electronic versions of book “Heydar Aliyev irsi”, Heydar Aliyev“Müstəqilliyimiz əbədidir”were presented: Statements, Speeches, decrees, interview, letters references, orders in 22 volumes Abuzar Khalafov “ Azərbaycanda kitabxana işi”, Huseynbala Miralamov “The way to Triumph”(In the Azerbaijan, Russian and English languages), Elmira Akhundova “Instants of true” and “ Şüşə saray”.

 The picture of album and statements of national leader Heydar Aliyev were shown during visiting National Library. In the end of the  presentation was familiarized withe the exhibition of the book displaying the life and activity of Heydar Aliyev.

 

 

Shusha  is a small and picturesque town located near the Dashalti river, just 10 km south of Nagorno-Karabakh's main city, Xankandi. It was founded in 1752 by Panah Khan Javanshir, a renegade general of the persian army.

He named it after himself, Panahabad, and the town became the capital of the Karabakh Khanate, an independent principality until it was annexed by Russia in the early 19th century. Panah Khan's son and successor, Ibrahim Kahil Khan renamed the town Shusha Galasi (Shusha Castle), apparently after a nearby village.

 

 

On May 5, 2008, a book-show named “Haydar Aliyev I an architect of Independent Azerbaijan” which dedicated to Haydar Aliyev’s 85th anniversary, national leader and great son of Azeri people was held in the National Library named after M.F.Akhundov. Besides it, the presentation ceremony of the book and its electron version from the series of “Notable people’s lives”, printed in the Publishing “Molodaya Qvardiya” (“Young Guards”), “Haydar Aliyev” in Azeri language by Victor Andriyanov and Huseynbala Miralamov , our townsman, writer, the deputy of Milli Majlis, was held in the National Library named after M.F.Akhundov.

 

At first, Tahir Karimov, the director of the National Library opened the ceremony. Then, Abulfas Garayev, the Minister of the Ministry Culture and Tourism perfomed. After his speech a videofilm named “Haydar Aliyev in the National Library” was displaced for 5 minutes. After the demonstration of the film visitors saw the book-show

embraced the  life and activity of the national leader.

 

In the exhibition the articles of the book, newspaper and journal embraced Haydar Aliyev’s life during the years of 1969-1982, the years that he worked in Moscow and 1993-2003.

 

The books which Haydar Aliyev made a present to the library from his own library and with his signature are separately demonstrated.

 

After the exhibition presentation ceremony of the book and its electron version, from the series “Notable People’s lives”, “Haydar Aliyev” in Azeri language by Victor Andriyanov and Huseynbala Miralamov was held in the National Library.

 

Gultakin Hajiyeva, the member of Milli Majlis, academic Ziyad Samadzade chairman of Economic Policy Commission of Milli Majlis, Hadi Rajabli chairman of Social Policy Commission, deputy Zabelin Mikhael Yuriyevich perfomed in the presentation ceremony.

 

Tahir Karimov, the director of the National Library named after M.F.Akhundov presented the electron version of the book “Haydar Aliyev”. At the end of the ceremony the electron version of the book in CD variant was distributed to the visitors of the ceremony.

 

 

According to the disposal dated 11 March, 2008 by the President of Azerbaijan Republic “About the 85th anniversary of Haydar Aliyev, the National Leader of Azeri Nation” and the order number 137, dated 19 March, 2008 by Abulfas Garayev, Minister of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, from April 30 to May 10 the presentation ceremonies of subsidiary apparatus of the I-IX volumes of the book ”Our Independence is everlasting” and Electron information base of “Haydar Aliyev’s Heritage” and a book-show named “Haydar Aliyev is an Architect of Modern Azerbaijan” which displaying Haydar Aliyev’s heritage will be held in the National Library named after M.F.Akhundov.

 

 

On April 16, 2008 the presentation of the book named “Ilham Aliyev: biography goes on” (“Ilham Əliyev: bioqrafiya davam edir”) by the writer, deputy of Milli Mejlis Huseynbala Miralamov and countryman, Russian publicist Victor Andriyanov was held in the National Library . The book had been printed in the “Molodaya qvardiya” (Young guard) Publishing House from the series “Notable people’s lives” (Görkəmli insanların həyatı). The electron version of the book made by the National Library was also displaced in the presentation ceremony.

 

First Kerim Tahirov, the director of the National Library named after M.F.Akhundov opened the ceremony and greeted the people taken part in the presentation.

Then Sevda Mamedaliyeva, deputy minister of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism began her speech.

 

Bakir Nabiyev, the academic of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences, the director of the Literature Institution named after Nizami gave a talk on the book.

 

Then the vice-chairman of Milli Mejlis Ziyafat Asgarov, the members of Milli Mejlis, Fettah Haydarov, Hevva Mamedova, the head of the Study of Library chair in Baku State University, Honored Scientist, professor, Abuzar Khalafov performed.

 

After that the electron version of the book made by the associates of the National Library was displaced.

 

After all, the deputy of Milli Mejlis, one of the authors of the book, Huseynbala Miralamov perfomed. He spoke about his work on this book with the publicist Victor Andriyaniv. He thanked for the presentation of the book to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, National Library for electron version of the book.

 

At the end of the meeting the book and its electron version in CD variant were distributed to the people taken part in the presentation ceremony.

 

 

The presentation of the book “Genocide of Azeris” by V.Abisov and the exhibition of the books by name “March 31 is the day of genocide of Azeris”  will be held at the exhibition hall of the National Library on  31 March 2008 at 12 o clock. 

 

 

 

 

There will be presentation ceremony of the books in different sphere of science. These books were received from Russia.

The exact date of the ceremony will be declared.

 

 

The National Encyclopedia, expected with impatience by the readers was added to the fund of Azerbaijan National Library. The valuable Encyclopedia has been already produced to the readers. This Encyclopedia is intended for the broad lecture-hall of readers with its unique and special information.

 

 

Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov and Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism carried out a memorial day devoted to “Khojaly tragedy” on February 26, 2008. In this measure the film of “Dua” was demonstrated. The film continued 12 minutes.

Then all speakers remembered that painful day again and noticed that, Azerbaijan people will never forget 

this genocide. At the end of measure all participants had a look on exhibition. Exhibition consists of nearly hundred books, magazines, newspapers and other materials.

 

There will be held 90th anniversary of Azerbaijan composer, educational specialist, great public man and USSR people’s artist Kara Karayev, in Azerbaijan State Philharmonic Society, on February 5, 2008. Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov will organize exhibition reflected compositor’s life and activities. There will be demonstrated books, notes, gramophone records, the materials of newspapers and magazines. At the same time, the CD disks-the copies of composer’s gramophone records will be demonstrated for the first time. His ballets and symphonic works, “Yeddi gozel”, “Don Kixot”, “Ildirimli

 yollarla” are reflected in these disks.

 After the measure the exhibition will continue in the exhibition hall of Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov

 

 

Book exhibition under the name of “12 December-The memorial day” was carried out on December 11, 2007, in Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov in remembrance of our great leader H.Aliyev.

 

The literature of this exhibition reflected the life and creative work of the leader and great politician H.Aliyev and his unexampled maintenance. There were demonstrated more than 60 materials.

 

 

The delegation under the leadership of Qulameli Heddad the chairman of Iran Islam Council Assembly traveled our country and visited Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov on November, 24. Rafael Muradov Assistant director of the National Library gave information about Library to the guests. He noted that the library was established in 1922, the official opening was in 1923 on May 23.

In 1939 the Library was called after the name of dramatist, thinker M.F.Akhundov.

 

There are 25 departments and 26 sectors in the library at the moment.

 

Approximately 5 million materials in different languages are saved in the stock of the National Library. At the same time there was noted that the library have had Book exchange with Iran since 1966.

 

The guests had acquaintance with ancient manuscripts and had a look at interesting publications in languages of Persian and Azerbaijan.

 

 

The  12 th of November is the day of Constitution in Azerbaijan. Connected with this day an exhibition was organized in the exhibition hall of the M.F.Akhundov National library. On the 9 th of November in 2007. The 17 th of November is the day of revival in Azerbaijan. Connected with this title a large book exhibition was organized in the library. In both exhibitions connected with these themes about 200 books were given to use of the readers.

 

 

“There are many historical monuments in Zengilan reflected national culture of Azerbaijan people. Many historical events reflected the life of Azerbaijan people took place in Zengilan. A lot of respectable people   lived and created in Zengilan during the past ages. So, Zengilan is valuable for Azerbaijan, because of either its nature or its respectable and creative people.”

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The measure under the name of  “Jelaleddin Rumi 800” was held in Azerbaijan National Library on October 25, 2007. The director of the Azerbaijan National Library K.Tahirov opened the measure. Then the professor, the doctor of philosophy science and the chief of the department history of philosophy science of Azerbaijan National Academy of Science Zumrud Quluzade gave a speech in this measure. Her report was about philosophy and mystic philosophy.


The famous scientist Javad Heyet gave a talk about respectable poet of oriental literature Jelaleddin Rumi. He noted that Jelaleddin Rumi was a scientist of Moslem world. Besides that his famous “Mesnevi” was translated into many languages and a lot of people read it with great pleasure.
 

The director of Ataturk center Nizami Jafarov spoke about Rumi  hilosophy, mysticism and about his creative works. He noted that people are interested in days of Jelaleddin Rumi very much.
 

At the same time there were the speeches of Persian teacher  Safar Shirinov, Ali Asgar, Erjan Uslu. Professor Sheirdust gave information about his activities and said some interesting examples of his poems by heart and he also explained them in Azerbaijani. He said that they sign an agreement as culmination of Rumi days. According to this agreement they decided that all the works connected with his activities must be saved in the rich library in Konya, where he was buried.
 

The chief of the department of National Library Feride Hajiyeva said the poem by heart, which she dedicated to Jelaleddin Rumi.
 

At the end of the measure participants got acquaintance with Rumi’s own works and with books and articles which dedicated to him.

 

 

Book Exhibition under the name of  “Garabagh will not be forgotten” was carried out on October 24, 2007, in Azerbaijan National Library named after M.F.Akhundov.


The exhibition was opened by Edalet Veliyev, deputy of Minister Culture and Tourism. He noted that, this measure is held by Minister’s  initiative. Then the doctor of historical science Havva Mammadova made a speech. In her speech she said that, it was necessary to carry out conference about Garabagh regularly. It is our dept. At the same time there was given word to Aziz Alakbarli. He expressed his gratitude to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism for increasing exhibitions like this. The last word was given to the director of International Book House Umud Rahimoglu. He also expressed his gratitude to the Ministry of Culture  and Tourism.


At the end of measure participants had a look on exhibition. There were demonstrated more than 400 materials.

 

 

 

 

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There was held seminar-conference on the topic “Baku libraries: modern position and coming perspectives” on October 5, 2007 in Azerbaijan National Library. The conference was opened by Fikret Babayev, chief of the cultural-political department of the Ministry Culture and Tourism.


K.Tahirov, director of Azerbaijan National Library has spoke about “The main duties of the Libraries at the present time” and Hasanaga Qurbanov, the head of the institution Culture and Tourism has spoke about “The present position of Baku Libraries and its’ duties”.
 

At the same time there were some interesting speeches on following topics: “The preservation and using of the Library funds”, “The methods of mass conferences held in the libraries”, “The creating of ethnography card indexes in the libraries”, “The creating and using of electron catalogue in the libraries at the present stage”, “Contemporary classification schemes and the future problems of the National Library”, “Ecological education of children and teenagers and the duties of the libraries”, “Contemporary problems of the children libraries”.




On September 25, 2007 there was held exhibition in the exhibition hall of Azerbaijan National Library under the heading “Independence criers”, dedicated to the victims of repression. More than 100 materials reflecting activities of the victim well-known intellectuals of 1930-1937 years’ events were demonstrated in this exhibition.

 

 

 

There was held exhibition on the topic “18 September is the day  of Uzeir’s music” in the exhibition hall of Azerbaijan National Library on September 18, 2007. More than 120 literature dedicated him was demonstrated in this exhibition.

 



 

 
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