Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Manuscript Department

- 2016/06/08

Manuscript Department:

It includes a number of copies of manuscripts amounting to 80,000 copies, besides an e-archiving laboratory.

The tasks of the department include:

  • Collecting manuscripts from all over the world.
  • Archiving and indexing manuscripts.
  • Assisting researchers in selecting themes of their researches, and providing them with the proper manuscripts.
  • Renovating original manuscripts exposed to damage or dampness, and keeping them.