An academic delegation from St. Mary\\\'s University visits the center

14 March, 2018

 An academic delegation from St. Mary\\\'s University visits the center

On March 14, 2018, a delegation of St. Mary\\\'s University students in the United States of America, headed by Prof. Sam Sedqi, paid a private visit to Juma Al Majid Center for Culture and Heritage to learn about the center\\\'s services and activities, Collectibles.

The delegation was received by Mr. Anwar Al-Dhaheri, Head of the Public Relations Department at the Center, who accompanied them through a tour of the Center\\\'s sections. They were briefed on the role of the Center in preserving the human heritage through the Manuscripts Department which collects and indexes the manuscripts of the world libraries.

The delegation met Dr. Bassam Dagestani, head of the department, where he briefed them on the steps and stages of the books and manuscripts in the process of restoration, and saw the process of automatic restoration of the papers. They also visited the Private Libraries Department, which includes bookcases collected in more than 100 private libraries for prominent writers, scientists and intellectuals. Finally they visited the National Culture Section of the United Arab Emirates\\\' cultural collection and studies and related articles.