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African Manuscript
Title: African Manuscript
Creator: Aid Transparency / Aide Transparence <Dakar>; Sy, Jacques Habib
Abstract: The website of the Senegalese NGO Aid Transparency offers a lot of interesting information on the conservation and digitisation of ancient manuscipts from Africa. Among others, you will find information on conferences including programmes and abstracts, several small videos which show the work of the archivists etc., a country specific search for news about African manuscripts, writing systems and much more. [editors ilissAfrica]
Table of contents: Excerpt• Home• News• Research >> Monographs * G. Bibliography * Digitization * Field Research * Libraries• Maps of Manuscripts >> Ancient Ms / Rare Books * Tourism * Writing Systems• Preservation >> General * Pest Control * Microfilming * Digitization• Training >> Tools Protocols * Copyright * Exploration * Buildings * PIP - Awareness * Manuscript Types * Scriptures * Safekeeping * Mobilier - Equip * Stacking * Handling * Dusting * Carrying * Classification * Cataloguing * Restoration * Exhibition * Content * Management• AFRILIN >> Web Radio * TV * News * Photos * Gallery• About Us
Keywords: Islam; African languages; script / scripture; Arabic script; profession; written culture / writing culture
Countries: Africa. General Resources;
Western Africa. General Resources
Subject areas: Language » Languages of African Origin;
Culture & Arts » Literature;
History & Geography » History up to 1850;
Religion & Philosophy » Islam
Resource type: Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO);
Events: Conferences, Congresses, Conventions, Meetings;
Manuals, Checklists, Guidelines, Teaching Material, Tutorials;
Individual Videos and Films
Language: English; French
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