BIBLIOTECA SEMINARULUI TEOLOGIC DIN CHIȘINĂU: RECONSTITUIRI ISTORICE

Veronica Cosovan
2021 Zenodo  
The article focuses on reconstruction of the historical framework of book collections' formation process in the library of Chisinau Theological Seminary, the first educational institution in governmental Bessarabia, founded by Metropolitan Gavriil Bănulescu-Bodoni in 1813. The first library of the Seminary consisted of two sections: "Фундаментальная" (Fundamental, or Basal) and "Учебная" (For Studies). The Basal Department was composed exclusively of books in Russian, purchased in the early
more » ... ed in the early years of the Seminary. The divisions of the copies concerned theological literature, which were borrowed and used only by teachers. The Study Books section was created for students and with their own contribution in 1868. Initially there were about 100 books. The third library of the Theological Seminary included Romanian books and was formed already in 1919.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4643132 fatcat:2cu7cithgjb2tl5jpel4bk7zgu