On October 16, 2002 the new Bibliotheca Alexandrina has been officially
opened, recovered thanks to the efforts of Unesco and the international
community, and rebuilt in the same ancient location. In our
view,the new opening, has a relevant symbolical meaning, in
that it hints at the importance of culture and civilizational
We knew of the event through the Web, and
we forward it to all people together with our little proposal.
The selection of some books to send to the Bibliotheca as
a contribution to its rebirth and future development.
Edizioni ETS invites anyone, particularly
its Authors and Readers, to pick up a book from their shelves
and send it together with our expedition, which will be done
If you prefer, you can send the book directly
to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina at the following address.
Gift to the Bibliotheca Alexandrina
El Shatby, Alexandria 21526
Official site of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina
of the ancient Bibliotheca
the new Bibliotheca
(Edizioni ETS, piazza Carrara, 16 - 56123 - PISA - firstname.lastname@example.org