19-OCT-2016: The Maulana Azad Library, Aligarh Muslim University recently concluded the Week-long Workshop on 'â??Conservation of Manuscripts and Archival Material'. The Workshop was concluded with the address of AMU Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (retd).
While delivering the valedictory address, AMU Vice Chancellor appreciated the efforts of Heritage Cell and Maulana Azad Library in conducting this very useful training course, attended by about 35 participants from different parts of the country including IIT, SPA, Jamia and Punjab.
Before the address, Gen Shah visited the workshop area where he was briefed about the processes and works done by the participants as part of their practical training. He was overwhelmed to see this initiative taken by Ar Farhan and Dr Nabi Hasan.
The Vice Chancellor informed the Librarian that there are some rare collections in the Union Hall as well at some other places which also need to be conserved and preserved. He also distributed certificates to the participants.
Expressing great satisfaction after successful completion of this workshop; Ar Farhan and Dr Nabi Hasan appreciated the efforts of the team involved from Heritage Cell and AMU library in successfully organizing the workshop.
Meanwhile, Mrs Kashish Fatima presented her views on behalf of the participants and expressed gratitude to the organizers and Resource Person, Mr Lalit Kumar Pathak.
Related PicturesAMU VC with participants of the Wiorkshop held at Maulana Azad Library