On 8 May, the National Parliamentary Library of Georgia named the winners of Readers Contest. The first place was taken by Erekle Martiashvili, the second by Ketevan Talakhadze and the third by Khatia Chokhonelidze.
On 28 April, the Library Week opened at Tbilisi main library. The event was attended by representatives of Tbilisi and regional libraries. The contest “Represent Your Library” was held within the event.
From 2012 to present, the National Library donated 19 654 books to regional libraries. The process of handing books to municipality libraries was accompanied by different cultural-educational events with participation of local residents, especially young people.
The presentation of the translation (translator Ivane Chkhikvadze) of Alex Ferguson’s autobiography published by the publisher “Artanuji” was held at the Exhibition Hall of the National Parliamentary Library of Georgia on 23 April.
Tamri Pkhakadze, children’s writer and Sopio Kintsurashvili, an illustrator, were nominated for Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award by the National Library at Ilia State University bookstore “Ligamus” on 23 April.
The Office of the State Minister of Georgia for Diaspora Issues will hand to the Ministry of Culture and Monuments protections and the National Library digital versions of ancient manuscripts, brought from the British Library, at the National Library on 17 April at 12:00.