A system is set up to ensure that media professionals (e.g.
journalists, filmmakers) seeking access to the Library of Alexandria are able
to obtain the information they require.
For interviews and/or documentary film work:
Members of the media are asked to please contact the Media & Communications
Department via email (firstname.lastname@example.org)
or fax prior to their visit and provide the information listed below. An email
requesting additional information or confirming details of the visit will be
sent by the Media & Communications Department.
Date/time of proposed visit
List of requested interviews
List of proposed shooting sites, if applicable
Journalistic credentials (identification or proof of affiliation)
Upon arrival at the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, the media
coordinator will guide journalists through their visit.
For media coverage of special events:
Press releases are published for every special event. Special
media permits are given to designated reporters to cover the event.
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Fees and Facilities:
|BA (inside and out), Exhibitions, Special Libraries
|Antiquities Museum (photographing and interior shooting)
||EGP 1500 per hour and EGP 1000 insurance refundable after the
||EGP 1500 per hour and no insurance
|Planetarium (outside only)