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Old Library

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The royal library of Alexandria or ancient library of Alexandria was probably the largest and certainly the most famous of libraries of the ancient world.

It flourished under the patronage of the Ptolemaic and functioned as a major center of scholarship, at least until the time of Rome’s conquest of Egypt.

The Greek term bibliotheca, it’s terminology was collection of books, it’s called not any building nor the social networks which sustained and operated the collection, which complicates tracking the history of its destructions.

The bibliotheca Alexandria was inaugurated in 2002 near the site of the old library.

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