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Academy of Sciences of Albania

Akademia e Shkencave e Shqiperise
Abbreviation ASH
Formation 1972
Type national academy
Purpose Science, Academics
Headquarters Tirana, Albania
Membership 28 members, 11 associated members, 26 honor members (2010)
President Muzafer Korkuti
Main organ Presidency of the Academy
Website Academy of Sciences of Albania

The Academy of Sciences of Albania ([2] 11 associated members,[3] and 26 honor members[4] The Academy is composed of two sections:

  • Social Sciences and Albanological Section
  • Natural and Technical Sciences Section

It also includes the following units:

  • Projects of Technological and Innovation Development,
  • Branch for Foreign and Public Relations,
  • Library[5]
  • Publishing

The Academy of Sciences of Albania has the country's largest academic library. Founded in 1975 with only 10,000 volumes, it included 8,120,000 volumes by 1986.[6]

See also

External links

  • http://www.akad.edu.al/

Notes and references

  1. ^ The World of Learning 2004 By Michael Salzman, Europa Publications ISBN 1-85743-182-0 Page 42 ([1])
  2. ^ http://www.akad.edu.al/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=53&Itemid=88
  3. ^ http://www.akad.edu.al/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52&Itemid=89
  4. ^ http://www.akad.edu.al/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=52&Itemid=89
  5. ^ http://www.akad.edu.al/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=68&Itemid=63
  6. ^ World Encyclopedia of Library and Information Services By Robert Wedgeworth Third Edition ISBN 0-8389-0609-5 Page 41 ([2])

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