PANAJI: Minister for Art and Culture Govind Gaude informed that Goa Central Library has 7050 rare books and 81 manuscripts.
“Goa Central Library has 7050 rare books and 81 manuscripts. The central library has a preservation lab for preserving rare books,” said Gaude.
He further said that the process of digitization of rare documents is currently on.
“There is sufficient space and capacity for holding rare books under safe condition,” he added.
Gaude further said that the state’s cultural policy is being implemented.
“The grace marks scheme has been formulated and submitted to the government for approval, and once approved, the scheme will be implemented for the students,” he informed.