14 June 2017


03 11 June 2017, the city of Sudak (the Republic of Crimea, Russia) hosted 3rd International professional forum Book. Culture. Education. Innovations (Crimea 2017). Within the framework of the forum there was held 4th International conference Libraries and information resources in the modern world of science, culture, education and business.

8 June 2017

The Russian State Library Open House for Librarians from Moscow and Moscow Region

30th May 2017 the Russian State Library opened its doors for the thirty fifth time to meet the participants of the Open House. The organizers had prepared the agenda rich with diverse events which would demonstrate all the directions and modern forms of work the Russian State Library practiced.

26 May 2017

The All Russian Day of Libraries

Dear colleagues, We are ever glad to congratulate you on the All Russian Day of Libraries! We wish you to continue the traditions of our library with the same persistence and devotion, to keep broadening horizons of your job and realizing successfully your most interesting projects. Happy Libraries Day!

21 April 2017

Roumiantsevskiye Chteniya 2017

18 19 April 2017 the Russian State Library (RSL) hosted a regular session of the annual International research and practical conference Roumiantsevskiye Chteniya 2017 (Roumiantsevs Readings 2017). This time the event was devoted to 500th Anniversary of publication of the first Slavonic Bible by Francisk Skorina Establishment and development of book publishing culture. The organizers of the conference were the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus, the Russian State Library, the National Library of Belarus and the Library Assembly of Eurasia.

31 March 2017

Roundtable The Russian State Library - Acquiring legal deposits of printed editions in the electronic form

23 March 2017 the Conference Room of the Russian State Library (RSL) hosted the roundtable devoted to the system of acquisition of legal deposits of printed editions in the electronic form (OEK system) developed at the Russian State Library pursuant to Federal Law 278-FZ dated by 03 July 2016 About amendments to Federal Law 77-FZ dated by 09 December 1994 About Legal Deposits" (currently in force since 01 January 2017) and its work.