With the rise of digital technology, libraries have become more than just a repository of books but also a hub for learning and innovation. Years and centuries have passed, but libraries remain essential for society as vital institutions, providing everyone access to knowledge and information regardless of socioeconomic status.
The Astana Times presents a list of Kazakhstan’s top five libraries, each with its own collection of literature and history:
1- The first public library in Kazakhstan (The Zhuban Moldagaliyev library)
2- The library with the oldest and rarest manuscripts (Abai scientific library)
3- Library with the most extensive book collection (The National Library of Kazakhstan)
4- The most modern library (The Zhambyl Youth library)
5- The most digitized library (The National Academic Library)
ECI reports, citing Astana Times.