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The National Library of Russia presents the exhibition Hebrew manuscripts in the National Library of Russia. It is an account of the Library's collection which ranks amongst the best collections in the world.

We are also pleased to announce the exhibition Jewish Marriage Contracts. The contracts cover the period from the 13th to the 19th centuries.

The exhibition N. Benois' Archives in the Manuscripts Department of the NLR marks the 200th anniversary of the famous St. Petersburg architect Nicholas Benois.

Music Gifts for the Russian Emperors
See music manuscripts presented to the Russian Emperors.
Life of St. Sergius of Radonezh
View the medieval manuscript online.
See a presentation of several exhibitions held at the library.
Digital Library
The resource provides access to NLR electronic materials.

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