The volunteering Knafaim-2015 in the library of ISISS
On 30 January, in Moscow, the fire began in the library of the Institute for Scientific Information about Social Sciences RAM.
From 24 February the volunteers participate in the saving of the book. The students of «Кnafaim-2015» could not be indifferent. Today, just at the very beginning of the Second outside Seminar, they came to the library to help in saving of the books.
As a result of the fire the library funds suffered serious losses — it was lost 5.42 million copies of publications, out of which 2.32 million copies are hardly recoverable. As it is estimated by the specialists, it will take decades for the full recovery of the library.