On March 19, 2018, former IFLA President Ms. Ingrid Parent visited the Presidential Library. Ms. Parent accentuated the importance of establishing contacts and cooperation between the libraries of Azerbaijan and Canada, and said that she would act in this direction after returning to her home country. Later, the guest wrote her impressions and wishes to the library staff on the Visitors’ Book. At the end of the meeting, Director of the library Mayil Ahmedov presented the Canadian guest with the books about history and culture of Azerbaijan.
On February 28, famous British researcher and writer Graham Wilson visited Presidential Library. The purpose of this visit to Azerbaijan was to collect material about the history of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic for the book he authored. Director of the library Mayil Ahmedov informed the guest about the English versions of electronic editions “Azerbaijan Democratic Republic” and “Azerbaijan. State symbols and attributes G. Wilson expressed his satisfaction with cooperation with the Presidential Library and highly appreciated the works done in the library.
On April 14, 2017, album pamphlet about the interview of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to Sputnik International News Agency was presented by the Head of the Sputnik Azerbaijan Aziz Aliyev to the Director of the Presidential Library Mayil Ahmadov. The album pamphlet was prepared based on the interview given by President Ilham Aliyev to Dmitry Kiselyov, Director General of the International Information Agency “Rossiya Segodnya”. During the meeting Aziz Aliyev spoke about the album and the materials it contains.
On January 18, 2017, famous French writer Gerard Cardonne visited the Presidential Library within the framework of his trip to Azerbaijan. As the writer was working on a novel dedicated to the Azerbaijani woman he was interested in the books about the prominent women public, cultural figures and scientists also got acquainted with the library holdings of Rare Books, Art and Foreign Literature. Being satisfied by visiting the library Gerard Cardonne wrote his best wishes on the Visitors' Book of the library.
On October 18, 2016, Head of the Egyptian Cultural Centre in Azerbaijan Ahmed Sami visited the Presidential Library. The guest congratulating the library staff on the 25th anniversary of state independence of Azerbaijan got acquainted with the library and its electronic resources. At the end of the meeting Ahmed Sami was presented with publications about the history, culture and music of Azerbaijan donated to the library of the Cultural Centre.
On July 12, 2016, the representatives of the OCLC (Online Computer Library Center) Sezen Tan, Dr. Sinan Tan and Catherine Fureti visited the Presidential Library. Global activities of the world's libraries within the OCLC, as well as the possibilities for cooperation in order to join the Worldcat system - World Catalogue were discussed during the meeting.
On May 15, 2015, head of the material provision of the Chief Directorate of Libraries and Broadcasting within the Republic of Turkey Ministry of Culture, Ender Gungor visited the Presidential Library. During the meeting, negotiations were held on cooperation with Presidential Library for obtaining books and periodicals published in Turkey. The guest got acquainted with the work of library and gave books as a gift.
On April 6, 2015, Driss Khrouz, Director of the National Library of Morocco acquainted himself with the Presidential Library during his visit to Azerbaijan. During a meeting with the library staff Driss Khrouz offered detailed information about the National Library of Morocco, also gave an insight into converting the library holding to digital format and application of information technologies in the National Library.
On June 12, 2014, the director of the Library and Information Centre of the Bilecik Sheikh Edebali University of Turkey Mustafa Serin visited the Presidential Library. Application of RFID system in automatization of the library was widely discussed during the meeting. It was also agreed to have exchange of experience in that field in the future.
On June 13, 2014, the staff of the Khasavyurt Central City Library named after Rasul Hamzatov visited the Presidential Library (Dagestan). During the meeting, the staff of the Khasavyurt CCL got familiar with the experience of the Presidential Library and came to an agreement on cooperation in the field of library and information.
On November 25, 2013 ex-editor in chief of “American Libraries” magazine Mr. Leonard Kniffel visited the Presidential Library. Problems of the modern libraries were discussed during the meeting. Mr. Kniffel expressed his interest in development of the librarianship in Azerbaijan for the recent years.
On September 25, 2013, Renaldas Gudauskas general director of the National Library of the Republic of Lithuania named after Martinas Majvidas, visited the Presidential Library. At the end of the meeting, both sides came to an agreement on cooperation of the libraries in the future and signed a memorandum of understanding.