National Library of Northern Cyprus

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National Library of Northern Cyprus
Millî Kütüphane
Country De jure Flag of Cyprus.svg  Cyprus
De facto Flag of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.svg  Northern Cyprus
TypeNational Library
EstablishedNovember 17, 1958
Location Northern Nicosia
Collection
Size229.626 books
Other information
DirectorUmure Örs
Website http://mkutup.mebnet.net/ (In Turkish)

The National Library of Northern Cyprus (Turkish : Millî Kütüphane) is the National Library of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, located in Nicosia. It was founded on November 17, 1958. The collection consists of 229.626 books. [1]

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References

  1. "Collection in 2009" . Retrieved 12 February 2010.