National Library of the Republic of Indonesia and Leiden University Libraries sign letter of interest
On 23 April Muhammed Syarif Bando, director of the National Library of the Republic of Indonesia and Kurt De Belder, University Librarian & Director of Leiden University Libraries signed a letter of interest. Wardiman Djojonegoro, former minister of Education and Culture of the Republic of Indonesia attended the ceremony.
The letter of interest concerning cooperation in the field of digitalisation, collections, research and training was signed in the Asian Library of Leiden University. Subsequently, the delegation had a tour in the Asian Library and visited a pop-up exhibition of beautiful items from the rich Asian collections.