Microforms are essentially photocopies of books, newspapers, manuscripts, images etc that have been downsized and published in some sort of film. Microforms are usefull mainly for 3 reasons:
Special equipment is needed for display. Ask a librarian to help you!
At Nazarbayev University Library you can find collections of books, periodicals, newspapers and manuscripts concerning Central Asia in microfiche or microfilm form. Go to "Advanced search" and tick the box "Microforms" in the library's portal to search for these resources. Note down the call number of the resource and give it to the librarian who will retrieve it and show you how to use the equipment to display the pages!
You can also browse the following lists and guides to see what is available at the library
Click on the guides below to browse for resources on Central Asia. When you find something that interests you, check the library's catalog to see if it is availalbe.