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23 Jul 2018

How  did Belarus live a century ago, on the turning point of history, at the time of wars, revolutions, spiritual and cultural cataclysms? We are restoring  the picture of the day with the help of old newspapers from the unique collection of the National Library. So, this is a conclusion. For a start, people had to make great efforts not to be drowned to death in a stormy global socio-political maelstrom. But then, as they started feeling the way, they needed to find an answer to the sacramental question: what to do next? What to do? Of course, sow bread! And, of course, learn!

Newspaper Age: Pages of Time

Newspaper Age: Pages of Time

30 May 2018

They say like century, like people. And if you want to know more about “centuries” and “peoples”, read newspapers.  This is still as relevant as it was one hundred years ago. “Newspaper Age: Pages of Time” is a  new co-project of the newspaper  “Sovetskaya Belorussiya – Belarus Segodnya” and the National Library of Belarus, which offers a historical journey through newspapers’ pages and, conformably, an acquaintance with Belarus in the early 20th century.  

Newspaper Age: Pages of Time

Events

The Eternal Melody of Life

11 Dec 2018

“The Eternal Melody of Life”, an exhibition  timed to the 100th anniversary of the Belarusian writer, honored worker of culture of Belarus Kastus Kireenko (1918–1988), runs in the Belarusian literature reading room (205), from  December 11 to January 10.

Singer of the Eternal City

10 Dec 2018

The book-illustrative exhibition "Singer of the Eternal City" dedicated to the 420th anniversary of the outstanding Italian architect and sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini takes place in the Art documents reading room (room 306) from December 10 to January 15.