In the next issue of the scientific and popular magazine, “ULY DALA MURASI” (“Heritage of the Great Steppe”), published in Kazakhstan, a scientific article by Shovosil Ziyodov, the director of the Imam Bukhari International Scientific Research Center «Рукописи, хранящиеся в Международном научно-исследовательском центре Имама Бухари” (“Manuscripts, which of the being kept at the Imam Bukhari International Research Center”) was published.
The article provides detailed information about the history of the establishment of the Center, today’s activities, and museum and library work.
Also, there is a detailed discussion about the source treasure of the Center, and figures are given regarding the total number and classification of the manuscripts kept in it.
The author also commented on some of the manuscripts and museum exhibits.
At the end of the article, it was noted that preservation, study, and cataloging of manuscripts, as well as conducting modern research that serves the development of secular sciences, is one of the priority tasks facing the Center.
“ULY DALA MURASI” publication was founded in 2011 under the name “Известия”.
This magazine, which was renamed in 2019, is currently published in a total of 200 copies, 4 times a year, at the establishment of the state institution “National Center of Manuscripts and Rare Books” under the Committee of Archival Works and Documents of the Ministry of Culture and Sports of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
Articles in the magazine are published in Kazakh, Russian, and English. The publication is intended for researchers of archives, libraries, and scientific institutions in Kazakhstan and foreign countries.