In keeping with its objectives and its mission of becoming a center of knowledge and an internationally distinguished library, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA) launched the Arabic Library Standards (ALS) project. The project’s mission is
The Egyptian Postal Authority has sponsored the shipment of the first 100 books dedicated by the BA to the Arabic library project in Lithuania . This dedication is part of the BA’s continued effort to support the spreading of Arab
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina launched the Arabic Library Standards (ALS) website , on 3 May 2016. The website addresses a specialized Arab library community, focusing on
The BA has sponsored the First Arabic Library in the Baltics project, located in Lithuania, as the first step toward the dissemination of Egyptian and Arab cultures in the Baltic region. The Library will become a beacon of culture
, especially regarding cultural heritage, from all over the world. The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA), represented in the Arabic Library Standards, attends the Conference, exhibiting the first full translation of MARC 21 Format for
their experiences, papers, researches, and initiatives in the various conference-related scopes. The BA, represented by the Arabic Library Standards (ALS), will participate in the conference to exhibit the first full translation of
speakers and is highly attended by library and information science professionals and academics. The Bibliotheca Alexandrina, represented in the Arabic Library Standards , attends the Conference, exhibiting a range of its projects, such
. The Arabic Library Standards services will be attending the conference, exhibiting its various publications, such as MARC 21 Formats in Arabic and their latest updates in the conference exhibition, besides presenting its new,
of eminent keynote speakers and is highly attended by library and information science professionals and academics.
The Bibliotheca Alexandrina, represented in the Arabic Library Standards , attends the Conference, exhibiting a range
Alexandria, 28 December 2004– The Arab Library and Cultural Development in a Changing World , is the title of the 15 th Conference of the Arab Federation for Libraries and Information, hosted by the Bibliotheca Alexandrina, 27–30
to best serve Arab libraries classify their collections. The Arabic online version is accessible from the Arabic Library Standards website (www.bibalex.org/ALS). It is a
The International Librarianship Training Program (ILTP), which was launched by the BA Information Services Department, aims to train Arab and non-Arab library information specialists in the field of library services and information
by Dr. Hesam Mohammed Sultan Al-Ulama, Dean of the Libraries Deanship for the UAE University and Dr. Sohair Wastawy, Head of the Libraries Sector for the BA.
Dr. Hesam Mohammed Sultan Al-Ulama stated that the agreement reflects common Arab work and enhances the capacities of
are not just educational organizations, they are also social organizations that serve all individuals in our societies and should play a major role in the development of our societies.
Dr. Saad Azzahri, President, Arab Federation for Libraries and Information (AFLI) spoke about the role of
also urged Arabic libraries to participate in the initiative.
For participation, please send your donation to the BA in a parcel labeled “Donation to the Libraries of Sinai and Aswan” or “Haiti Libraries Relief” to the following