Giorgi Kekelidze, General Director of the National Library, will lead the National Library Board of Directors. In the near future, the renewed Board of Directors will hold the first meeting and discuss important and problematic issues.
The enlarged budget gives the National Library opportunity to join integrated library system introduced in America in 2014. The National Library catalogs, as well as ones of other libraries and museums will be integrated in single general database.
On 9 July, Robert Linkous, Georgia Today Correspondent, donated more than 50 modern books and journals to the National Library Anglo-American Reading Hall. The National Library expresses its gratitude to Mr. Linkous.
Show of the film titled ‘The Way to the Kingdom of Heaven’ will be held at the Auditorium of the National Parliamentary Library of Georgia on 9 July 2013, at 14:00. The aim of the show is to save the life of a seven-year-old Giorgi who needs a bone marrow transplant.
On 5 July, Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the National Library and Liberty Bank by Giorgi Kekelidze, General Director of the National Library, and Giorgi Arveladze, General Director of ‘Liberty Bank’.
Thirty-two unique photos by Grigory Raev, Caucasus photo historian, added to the National Library Archive. Representatives of the National Parliamentary Library of Georgia brought from Ukraine unique photo collection of Famous Russian artist made in Georgia in 1890-1910.