Over 10 thousand book covers restored in 2 yearsВидео
Today, April 25, National Library hosted a book cover donation event for about 35 thousand books with decayed and old cloths or covers kept in its repertoire. The Ministry of Education, Culture, Science and Sports in cooperation with JCI Capital Mongolia launched a project titled ‘Bookcloth’ in 2015. Since then, over 10 thousand books of the National Library have had their covers and cloths renewed. The National Library keeps over 1 million ancient scriptures and sutras including historical records co-written and composed by scholars from Mongolia, Tibet and India, and books written in precious gemstones.