Employees of the Central Scientific Library of ANAS celebrated International Mother Language Day on February 21 with the Integrated Boarding School No.11 in Bilgah settlement. The director of the school, Gulnara Abdullayeva, introduced the guests to the institution and demonstrated the opportunity for education and labor rehabilitation in classrooms, specialized workshops and art galleries for the purpose of interconnecting children with special needs.
Then, CSL’s employees attended the event at the school dedicated to the International Mother Language Day. In the art section of the event, which began with the national anthem of Azerbaijan, ideas of the national leader Heydar Aliyev on Azerbaijani language, poems by Bakhtiyar Vahabzadeh, Khalil Rza Uluturk, Tofig Bayram were sounded, Mammad Said Ordubadi’s “Mother tongue”, Jalil Mammadguluzadeh’s “Mother’s book” Works were performed.
Speaking at the event, CSL’s Director L.Imanova emphasized the importance of education in Azerbaijan for the promotion of education, promotion of national values and creativity in the example of boarding school No. 11. At the end of the event, the CSL’s staff presented to each of the event participants the samples of modern and classical literature from the world and their names.
It should be noted that the Central Scientific Library holds book presentations and open library actions in various formats since 2015, in order to promote readership and access to books, as well as access to educational institutions. Over the past year, more than 12,000 books have been donated to 88 organizations and individuals.