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The Book of Psalms was printed in the monastery of Saint Anthony of Qozhaya in 1610. Since it is the first book ever printed in the Eastern part of the Ottoman Empire, it is considered as one of the most distinguished works in the history of typography.
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Its mission is to focus on the digitization of USEK Library collections and rare materials to make them available for teachers, researchers and individuals in the USEK community, as well as visiting Library users.
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Established in 2002, the Conservation and Restoration Center oversees the up-keep of the conservation and restoration of heritage collections including manuscripts, rare and valuable books, archives, maps, photos, etc.

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Preventive measures against coronavirus (COVID-19) @ USEK Library

1. USEK Library is closed until further notice.
2. Electronic Resources are accessible to all USEK community from off-campus.
3. Document Delivery Service (article requests) is available to all USEK community.
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