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).
There in the work of the seminar participated the specialists from the countries of the CIS, the Baltics, Georgia, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania and Armenia. There in the reports of the participants was given the information about the modern innovational elaborations and practical technologies in the sphere of cultural values, there were considered the works of the custodians of the fonds, elaborations of specimens in digital transference of documents into electronic format.
Nurgazy Shalkar made the report “Preservation of documentary heritage – one of the main tasks of National library of the Republic of Kazakhstan”. Toktarova Zhanar opened the theme “The issues for the provision of preservation of library fonds in the National library of the RK.”
For five days during the seminar there were carried master-classes, there were organized excursions around important places of Armenia. By the results of the seminar the head of the activity Ara Khzmalyan gave the letters of gratitude to Nurgazy Shalkar and Toktarova Zhanar.