Turkey

The first women's library and information centre in Turkey was established in 1990. Its purpose is to collect, preserve and present information about women’s history, as well as women’s status in the present. Its main clients are researchers, women's organizations, activists and the media. The library holds 40 complete sets of Ottoman periodicals on topics relating to women, published between 1867 and 1928.

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Women's Library and Information Centre Foundation (WLIC)

Contact: Birsen Talay and Seyda Talu