Today in the Library of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the first seminar lesson from the cycle of theoretical and practical classes on the topic: "History of archiving in Kazakhstan" was held.

The event was attended by students of the History Faculty of L.N. Gumilyov Eurasian National University, who got acquainted with the history of archiving of Kazakhstan in the pre-revolutionary and Soviet periods and also learned about the archival work at the present stage. 

Deputy Director of the Library Dulat Zhukenov noted that the knowledge of history, theory and practice of archival business, its modern organization, the ability to work with archival materials, as well as critically use the information they contain, make an important part of professional training of historians.

It should be noted that theoretical and practical classes for students on the basis of the Library will allow students to apply their knowledge in practice, to master the methods of using sources when writing research papers and projects.

Following the results of the event, the participants were awarded certificates and a tour of the museum of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan was organized.