People dedicate thousands of books to AQR’s library
Saturday , 04/10/2021 - 20:11
People dedicate thousands of books to AQR’s library
Lovers and devotees of Imam Reza (AS) have donated over 826 thousand books to Astan Quds Razavi’s library, says Isa Akhtari Tousi head of book services at AQR’s Libraries, Museums and Documents Organization.

Introducing AQR as one of the biggest receivers of donated books in the country, Akhtari Tousi said: “AQR’s library received a collection of more than 826 thousand and 290 books during last Persian year. This book collection included 738 manuscripts, over 620 thousand documents, 786 lithographic books, 80 thousand and 930 print books, 43 thousand rough copies from the press, three thousand and 804 museum objects, and more than 750 thousand digital sources”. 
As one of the largest libraries in the Islamic world, AQR Central Library has got valuable works of manuscripts and exquisite Qurans that are unique in their kind.
Books offered to this organization are examined and categorized based on the intention of their donators. Following these examinations and categorizations, books are sent to different libraries and book halls. 
 

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