- On November 29, 2018 the specialists of the Service of restoration, conservation and binding of National library of the RK Nurgazy Shalkar and Gabdolova Eleonora participated in the republican scientific-practical seminar “The problems of preservation and revival of cultural heritage” which took place in the Otrar state museum-preserve.
- There from December 8 till 19, 2018 at the School of conservation and restoration of written documents went through the studying the head of the library of Kazakh national conservatoire after Kurmangazy B.D.Dyuisekova.
- There from September 11 to 15, 2018 the specialists of National library of the Republic of Kazakhstan Nurgazy Shalkar and Toktarova Zhanar participated in the CIII-th International scientific-practical seminar “The images of memory. The modern technologies for the preservation and restoring of the manuscript and printed heritage”, which took place at the institute of ancient manuscripts after Mesrop Mashtots “Matenadaran” situated in Yerevan city (Armenia).
- On September 13-14, 2018 there at the National library of the RK within the framework of the All-Kazakhstani congress of librarians was carried out the Section for conservation and restoration of documents with the invitation of restorers from Russia and Turkey, and also the session of the Central-Asian Regional IFLA/PAC Centre.
- From February 12 to 23, 2018 the specialist of the specialist of the Central scientific library of the Republican state enterprise “Gylym ordasy” (in Almaty city) Nilfar Pateshova went through the training at the School of conservation and restoration of written documents.