Presentation of books to the Library

On 12th June 2002 at a special ceremony presided by the Hon. Minister of Education, U.S. Ambassador Anthony Gioia presented University Rector Prof. Roger Ellul-Micallef and Director of Library Services Mr. Anthony Mangion with a collection of the Library of America series which covers over 90 volumes of the most prestigious works in American literature, politics, history, and journalism, from George Washington to the Vietnam War. The University of Malta Library has been one of a 100 institutions nominated by American embassies worldwide for similar awards. In conjunction with this presentation the University Library has also launched an exhibition of manuscripts, photographs and memorabilia bearing on the foundation and the developments of the University of Malta over the past two centuries. This exhibition is open to the public during office hours for the duration of the summer recess.

12 June 2002