On National Persian Gulf Day
Library of Iranology Foundation open to visitors
On the occasion of National Day of Persian Gulf on Saturday, Sunday (April 28, 29), Iranology Foundation will receive visitors in its specific library and ‘Thought-Provoking Iran’ exhibition.
IBNA: According to the Public Relations of Iranology Foundation, the specific library of this center owns 101 thousand volumes in Persian, Arabic and foreign languages among which 550 volumes specifically concern Persian Gulf topic.
Other Persian Gulf-related documents kept in this center include 75 Persian and non-Persian reports, 18 thesis papers, and 197 pieces of document, such as photos, CDs, journals, Persian and foreign media, and geographical maps and drawings.
The ‘Thought-Provoking Iran’ collection divided into three sections of ‘people’, ‘nature’ and ‘culture’ takes the viewer to a journey throughout Iran familiarizing them with colorful nature and diverse cultures of Iranians.
During the slated days visitors can get familiar with Iranology Foundation Press especially with the ‘Persian Gulf Docs’ Project. The foundation has published a number of books on the identity of Persian Gulf most of which have won prizes such as Farabi Int’l Festivaland Book of the Season Awards.
Iranology Foundation’s specific library and exhibition are open to the public on Saturday and Sunday (April 28, 29, 2012) from 10 to 19. The center is located at Iran-Shenasi Street, South Sheikh Bahai Avenue, Tehran. For more information you can dial 88212009.
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