AGBU Papazian Library Donates 22 Computers to Municipal and Regional Libraries
YEREVAN, Armenia – On July 3, 2015, the American University of Armenia (AUA) AGBU Papazian Library held a ceremony to celebrate the donation of 22 computers to 14 different municipal and regional libraries around Armenia. Representatives from the Armenian Library Association, through which the donation was made, were present at the ceremony to formally receive the computers.
AGBU Papazian Library Director, Satenik Avakian, welcomed the guests and gifted them each with a complimentary bag of books, including a copy of Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary.
Nerses Hayrapetyan, Director of the Information Resource Center of the United States Embassy in Armenia, was present at the ceremony. He commented, “This is a fantastic initiative by AUA, especially for the public libraries in the regions, which really need a lot of resources.”
Founded in 1991, the American University of Armenia (AUA) is a private, independent university located in Yerevan, Armenia and affiliated with the University of California. AUA provides a global education in Armenia and the region, offering high-quality, graduate and undergraduate studies, encouraging civic engagement, and promoting public service and democratic values.