Category Archives: Fresh from the Archives

Süleymaniye Library, Istanbul

A review of the Süleymaniye Library, Istanbul, Turkey. The Süleymaniye Library is the largest manuscript library in Turkey and preserves one of the world’s most…

Two Archives in Jiangsu

A review of Jiangsu Provincial Archives 江苏省档案馆, Nanjing, Jiangsu and Wuxi Municipal Archives 无锡市档案馆, Wuxi, Jiangsu. I’m writing this after a day spent in the…

Three Archives in Bratislava

A review of the Slovak National Archive, the Archive of the Comenius University, and the Central Archive of the Slovak Academy of Sciences in Bratislava…

National Assembly Library, Seoul

A review of the National Assembly Library (NAL), Seoul, Republic of Korea. A place that I return to frequently in Seoul is the National Assembly…

Tamil Nadu Archives, Chennai

A review of the Tamil Nadu Archives (TNA), Chennai, India. The Tamil Nadu Archives (TNA), Chennai, is the largest government document repository in South India,…