(Wcsa) Top 100 Largest Libraries In The World - P2.National Library of Brazil – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

25-05-2018

(IndochinaKings.org) Approximately nine million items are contained in the National Library of Brazil in Rio de Janeiro. Ranking seventh in size amongst all other libraries around the world, it features a 19th-century collection of tens of thousands of photographs that, due to their significance, are on the register of the UNESCO Memory of the World Programme.

The Biblioteca Nacional do Brasil is the depository of the bibliographic and documentary heritage of Brazil. It is located in Rio de Janeiro, at Cinelândia square.

The largest library in Latin America and the 7th largest in the world, its collections include about 9 million items. It organized the first library science courses

in Latin America and its staff has led the modernization of library services, including the development of online databases.

The history of the National Library began on 1 November 1755, when Lisbon suffered a violent earthquake. The Royal Library was considered one of the most important libraries in Europe at that time.

According to World Copyright Academy - wcsa.world


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