Abrehot Library of Ethiopia, the largest library in the country and East Africa, has joined the Silk Road International Library Alliance, Silk Road Digital Library confirmed.
The Grand Abrehot Library is a public library stationed in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It was officially opened in January 2022 in a ceremony presided over by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) who initiated the project. Built at a cost of over 1.1 billion Birr, and at a size of 19,000 square meters, it is the largest library in Ethiopia.
Rising majestically from the bustling streets of Addis Ababa, the Grand Abrehot Library stands as a beacon of learning and enlightenment, the Alliance acknowledged. This giant library is a vibrant tapestry woven from knowledge, community, and innovation.