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In accordance with the order of the President of the Russian Federation dated 18 June 2007 (№ 326-rp) Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library should have branches in every Region of the Russian Federation.

At present time Library’s management is carrying out the plan of setting up the regional branches in 2010.

Branch in the Tyumen Region


Events

The Presidential Library held a coordination meeting

May 21, 2015 the Presidential Library held a coordination meeting with regional partners.

Through video conferencing the meeting was attended by regional representatives of the Presidential Library in the Perm region, Pskov, Omsk, Penza, Kemerovo, Tambov, Moscow, Tyumen and Tomsk regions. Representatives of other 16 regions watched the live broadcast of the meeting.

 

In Slantsy opened an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library

May 21, 2015 at the Central City Library of Slants opened an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The Library in Slantsy is the first library in the Leningrad region, which provides access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

The Tomsk regional center held a seminar

May 20, 2015, within the XXV anniversary spiritual and historical readings in memory of Saints Cyril and Methodius, the Tomsk Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a seminar. During the seminar the participants were presented the resources of the Presidential Library and browsed the following collections on its website: "Cyril and Methodius: Slavic Enlighteners"; "The History of the Russian Orthodox Church"; "The holy places of Palestine"; "Antiquities in the Russian art"; "Orthodox Russia: monasteries and icons."

 

Members of the regional competition "Teacher of the Year" were presented the resources of the Presidential Library

May 20, 2015, the M. Yu. Lermontov Regional library of Penza hosted a regional contest, "Teacher of the Year" organized by the Ministry of Education and the Institute of Penza Regional Development. During the event, teachers were told about the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Opening of the exhibition "Siberian rear during the Great Patriotic War"

18 May 2015, the Presidential Library launched the "Siberian rear during the war" exhibition. It was prepared in electronic form by the Novosibirsk State Regional Scientific Library in cooperation with the V. D. Fedorov Regional Scientific Library of Kemerovo and the A. S. Pushkin Regional Universal Scientific Library of Tomsk.

 

Winners of the contests timed to the 70th anniversary of the Victory learned about the resources of the Presidential Library

May 13, the new building of the M. Yu. Lermontov Regional Library of Penza hosted a ceremony of awarding the winners of regional competitions timed to the 70th anniversary of the Victory. The ceremony was organized by the Institute for Regional Development of the Penza region.

During the event, librarians of the electronic reading room told the contestants about the resources of the Presidential Library and the collections available on its website. Particular emphasis was placed on the topical collection developed by experts of the Presidential Library in time for the 70th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War. The collection includes rare documents, books of wartime and current research works, news in pictures, military posters, showing the fighting spirit of the Soviet people, the decisions of the Soviet of People's Commissars of the USSR, which reflect the work of the government and public authorities during the war.

 

Biblionight-2015 in the Tambov Regional Center. "War Diary"

On April 24, 2015, in the framework of Biblionight, the Tambov Regional Center hosted a number of events under the title "War Diary." For the first time in the library practice of the region, in the Tambov regional center of the Presidential Library opened "Historical dispatching office." The expert of the first meeting "Turns of War" dedicated to the Great Patriotic War was a candidate of historical sciences, associate professor of the G. R. Derzhavin Tambov State University, V. L. Diachkov, the operator – a member of the Regional Centre L. V. Chebotareva.

 

The visiting meeting of the heads of regional representative offices of the Presidential Library took place in the town of Pushkino, Moscow region

In support of the methodological development of the regional network created by the Presidential Library, 21-23 April 2015, a visiting meeting of the heads of regional representative offices of the Presidential Library took place in the town of Pushkino, Moscow Region. The meeting was held under the support of the Government of the Moscow region at the N. K. Krupskaya Moscow Regional State Scientific Library and the Moscow Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Training workshop to use the Presidential Library website for Russian language teachers

Teachers undergoing training courses at the Institute of Regional Development of the Penza region frequently visit the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. April 16, training seminar to use the Presidential Library website was held for teachers of Russian language and literature.

 

Training seminar to use the website of the Presidential Library for primary school teachers of Penza region

Continuing cooperation with the Institute for Regional Development of the Penza region, the staff of the Electronic Reading Room of the M. Yu. Lermontov Regional Library held a training seminar for primary school teachers on using the Presidential Library website. Teachers from different localities of the Penza region visited regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library as part of training courses.

 

The Presidential Library signed a series of cooperation agreements

April 13, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with Murmansk State Humanities University. To access the resources of the Presidential Library, the reading room of the university library will be equipped with two workstations.

Also, an agreement was signed with the Centralized Library System (Kamensk-Ural city, Sverdlovsk Region) and Centralized Library System of the municipal Khaybullinsky district, the Republic of Bashkortostan.

 

New search and display presentation interface in the electronic reading room and on the website of the Presidential Library discussed at the information and methodical webinar

April 9, 2015, the Presidential Library held an informational and methodological webinar " New search and display presentation interface in the electronic reading room and on the website of the Presidential Library," prepared jointly by the department of linguistics, software and technological support and users’ service department.

The webinar was attended by representatives of more than 50 regional and international centers of remote access, some of them - through video conferencing: specialists of the National Library of the Republic of Buryatia, Penza Regional library, Pskov Regional Universal Scientific Library, Astrakhan Regional Scientific Library, Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library, Siberian Federal University, Southern Federal University , a branch of the Presidential Library in the Tyumen region and the Russian Center for science and Culture in Brest (Belarus).

 

Additional agreement with the ITAR-TASS signed

April 8, 2015 a supplementary agreement with the Federal State Unitary Enterprise "Information Telegraph Agency of Russia (ITAR-TASS)" was signed. The agreement provides for the organization of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. It is expected that access will be provided from six workstations in the electronic reading room.

 

People and events in Russian history: the Presidential Library resources – to high school students

April 8, 9th grade students from school N 11 of Penza visited the Penza Regional Centre of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Students were told about the Presidential Library, taught to use its website. Ninth-graders learned how to use simple and advanced search, learned about system requirements and the software needed to view the materials in different formats.

 

Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve now has access to the resources of the Presidential Library

April 7, 2015, the Library of the Silver Age of Yelabuga State Museum-Reserve held a grand opening of the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Opening the electronic reading room in the Museum-Reserve was a landmark event for the Republic of Tatarstan. Yelabuga became the second point on the map of the republic, which obtained access to the resources of the Presidential Library and the Museum-Reserve - the first among the museums of Russia, where such a reading room opened.

 

Practical workshop for heads of school libraries of educational institutions in Pskov

April 7, 2015, the Pskov regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a workshop for secondary schools librarians of Pskov. Specialists of the regional center told the participants about digital collections of the Presidential Library, reflecting the long history of the Russian state, the theory and practice of law, as well as the Russian language as the state language of the Russian Federation. Particular attention was paid to large-scale electronic collection dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory. Outreach projects of the Presidential Library have also been demonstrated, in particular, a video lecture from the series "Knowledge about Russia", interactive Olympiad "Russia in the Electronic World."

 

“Day of Cadet in the Presidential Library”

April 7, 2015, the conference "Day cadet in the Presidential Library" took place. The conference was prepared under the support of the Main Personnel Directorate of the Ministry of Defence of the Russian Federation. The Presidential Library brought together the students of the Nakhimov Naval School, St. Petersburg Suvorov Military School, the Kronstadt Naval Cadet Corps, as well as representatives of the Military Historical Museum of Artillery, Engineer and Signal Corps.

 

An agreement with the Moscow Orthodox Theological Academy signed

April 1, 2015, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Moscow Theological Academy of the Russian Orthodox Church. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be available from five workstations.

 

Saratov State University students learned about the resources of the Presidential Library

"The Artist and the King. Mystic of power" took place March 31, 2015, in Saratov, in the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Regional Universal Scientific Library in the framework of information and educational program "Literary Constellation."

 

Signed an agreement with Slantsy Central Library

April 1, 2015, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Slantsy Central Library. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be provided at the Centre for legal, social and business information of the library.

 

Lecture from the series "Old Russian literature" in the Moscow regional center

March 29, 2015, the Moscow Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a lecture by Anna Arkhangelskaya from the series "Old Russian literature" on The transitional age: old and new in Russian literature of the 17th century."

In the stories, legends, hagiographies related to that era, the authors seek explanations about what is happening and reflect the patriotic fervor caused by the struggle against foreign invaders. The burdens of history are regarded as punishment for sins, the story about them is intended to lead to repentance of sinned kings, nobles and the people. Only occasionally, such as in the work "The Legend" by Abraham Palitsyn, the cause of disasters is supposed to be the lack of unity, "insane silence" in front of the unjust authority.

 

Practical training for students in the Penza regional center

During spring holidays the students of high school № 37 of Penza visited the Lermontov regional library. Employees of the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library organized a practical training for students.

 

"Living memory of the war" - an exhibition in the Penza regional center

On March 24, in the governor hall of the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened an exhibition of the famous Penza collector-philatelist Norayr Egoyan "Living memory of the war." On display there are more than five hundred exhibits - letters from the front, postcards and envelopes with portraits of the heroes of the Great Patriotic War, Soviet military leaders, pictures of monuments dedicated to the victory. The exhibited letters were addressed mainly to Penza and Penza region.

 

Agreement with the National Library of the Udmurt Republic signed

March 24, the Presidential Library and the National Library of the Udmurt Republic signed a cooperation agreement. Thus, to date, 85 cooperation agreements have been signed with national and regional libraries.

 

Agreement with the Nakhimov Naval School signed

March 24, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Nakhimov Naval School. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be provided from 11 workstations at the school library.

 

Field training seminar in Penza State University

March 23, employees of the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library held a field training seminar in Penza State University. The seminar was held for the first year history students.

 

Cooperation agreements signed

March 20, the Presidential Library signed a series of cooperation agreements:

- with the Samara Regional Universal Scientific Library,

- with the Shishkov State Universal Scientific Library of Altai.

- with the Municipal autonomous comprehensive educational institution - gymnasium № 16 of the city of Tyumen.

 

Workshop for librarians of higher educational institutions of Penza

March 20, the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a workshop for librarians of higher educational institutions of Penza. The seminar was attended by librarians from the Penza State University and the Penza State University of Technology.

 

The Moscow Regional center held an interactive game

March 19, 2015, the Moscow Regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted an interactive game "Election of Director of the Regional Centre of access to information resources of the Presidential Library." The event was held in the form of the annual study of the theory and practice of the right to vote, together with the territorial election commissions of the Pushking district, Moscow Region and the town of Ivanteyevka within the annual event to study the theory and practice of suffrage. This year the organizers offered the teams of some schools of the town of Pushkino, Pushkin district and the town of Ivanteyevka to draw up a list of measures aimed at developing a library of the new generation.

 

The Pskov Regional Universal Scientific Library hosted a conference "Power. Population. Library”

March 18, the Pskov Regional Universal Library held a traditional annual conference of the series "Power. Population. Library." This year’s theme of the conference was the largest nationwide library project - National Electronic Library (NEL) - and the possibility of the Pskov Region to join it.

 

Visiting session of the Committee on Education and Culture of the Moscow Regional Duma in the Moscow Regional center

March 17, 2015, the Moscow Regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library held an extended visiting session of the Committee on Education and Culture of the Moscow Regional Duma. The event was also attended by representatives of the Ministry of Culture of Moscow Region, representatives of administration of the town of Pushkino, heads of the Moscow Regional Library and of the regional center.

 

"Crimea. The way to the Motherland" exhibition opened in Penza regional center

The exhibition "Crimea. The way to the Motherland" opened March 17, in the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the M. Yu. Lermontov Regional Library. The materials on display are "snapshots" of the eventful history of the Crimean region. The guidebooks, published in the late 19th - early 20th century, contain interesting facts telling about sanatorium and resort areas of Crimea. These books and brochures can provide interesting recommendations about health procedures used at the time.

 

The Pskov Regional Center hosted a presentation of electronic resources and outreach projects of the Presidential Library

March 13, the Pskov regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a presentation of electronic resources and outreach projects of the library for students of the Pskov State University. The students were told about the structure of the Presidential library website, about the principles of the formation of its resources, virtual exhibitions and tours, the registration procedure on the website, the Presidential library collections, reflecting the long history of the Russian state, theory and practice of law, as well as Russian language as the official language of the Russian Federation.

 

Video lecture dedicated to the project "Memory of the Nation"

March 12, the Presidential Library held a video lecture dedicated to the project "Memory of the Nation: celebrating the 70th anniversary of the end of the World War II" and the final stage of the World War II - the Soviet-Japanese War of 1945.

Online project "Memory of the Nation: celebrating the 70th anniversary of the end of the World War II" is organized by the Presidential Library in order to preserve the historical memory of the events of the Soviet-Japanese War of 1945, promote patriotic education and strengthening of inter-regional relations. The project is a publicly available digital collection of visual and text materials on the memorials and memorial places of war, located in the territory of the Russian Federation and neighboring countries.

 

Webinar for librarians of Pskov libraries

March 11, 2015,n the Pskov regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a webinar for executives, professionals of municipal libraries and rural model libraries. Specialists of the regional center told the participants about the electronic collection available on the website of the Presidential library timed to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the Great Victory.

 

The Presidential Library – to the children of primary school age

March 11, fourth grade pupils of the secondary school № 56 of Penza visited the M. Yu. Lermontov library. Employees of the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library invited children to take part in educational activities. First, the students learned about the website of the Presidential Library and browsed electronic pages of books published in different historical epochs.

 

The Presidential Cadet Academy in Sevastopol obtained access to the resources of the Presidential Library

March 10, Russian Defense Minister, General Sergey Shoigu visited the Sevastopol Presidential Cadet School as part of his working trip to the Crimean peninsula. Defense Minister noted the positive experience of the school to introduce innovative and professionally oriented educational programs. The educational process in the school is carried out on a high technological level.

 

The ABC of computer literacy for the older generation in the Sakhalin regional center

March 10, the Sakhalin center of regional access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a presentation and the first class on the basis of the "Using your computer and the Internet" ABC of the Internet" for users of the older generation. Sakhalin Regional Scientific Library has been organizing training activities of computer literacy for many years. Education helps seniors to successfully adapt and live comfortably in a modern multi-functional information and communication space.

 

Teachers of the Penza region were presented the resources of the Presidential Library

March 10, the Lermontov Regional Library of Penza hosted a forum "Education, Society and Power: partnership and trust", organized by the Regional Ministry of Education and the Institute of Regional Development. The forum was attended by over five hundred teachers, heads of educational institutions, representatives of the parent community, students, law enforcement officials, political parties, the Public Chamber of the Penza region, regional public organizations.

 

Training workshop on using the Presidential Library website for teachers of history

In cooperation with the Institute for Regional Development of the Penza Region, the staff of the electronic reading room of the M. Yu. Lermontov Regional Library held a training seminar on using the Presidential Library website for history teachers. Teachers from the settlements of the Penza Region visited the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library within training courses.

 

The Volgograd regional center held an interregional seminar

March 5, 2015 the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the M. Gorky Regional Universal Scientific Library of Volgograd hosted an interregional seminar on "Governance and civic practices in high school." It was attended by heads of educational institutions and researchers from five regions of Russia: Volgograd and Rostov Regions, Krasnodar and Perm Territories and Moscow.

 

Signed an agreement with the Centralized Library System for Adults

March 2, 2015 the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Sevastopol "Centralized Library System for Adults." It is planned to organize 10 work stations to access the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Conference-webinar "Day of the Arctic in the Presidential Library"

February 27, the Presidential Library traditionally held a conference-webinar "Day of the Arctic in the Presidential Library." The event brought together teachers and students of St. Petersburg representing the St. Petersburg State University, A. I. Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia (Institute of the Peoples of the North), Admiral Makarov State University of Sea and River Fleet, National Mineral Resources University, St. Petersburg State Marine Technical University, St. Petersburg University of Ministry for Emergency Situations of Russia, Emperor Alexander I St. Petersburg State University of Railways, Russian State Hydrometeorology University, State Polar Academy, as well as members of the representative offices of some subjects of the Russian Federation in St. Petersburg - the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District, Komi Republic and Nenets Autonomous District.

 

Round table "Courage of Stalingrad residents in centuries"

February 26, 2015 the Volgograd regional center at the Gorky Regional Universal Scientific Library held a round table, "Courage of Stalingrad residents in centuries", dedicated to the defeat of fascist forces by the Soviet troops in the Battle of Stalingrad.

 

"The school of information culture" in the Tambov regional center

24-26 February, as part of implementation of a regional web educational project of the A. S. Pushkin Regional Universal Scientific Library in Tambov «School of Information Culture," the regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library held the first lecture and practical classes with students of 8th – 10th grades of Tambov schools, lyceums and gymnasiums.

 

In a series of events "People and events in Russian history": "Admiral F. F. Ushakov "

February 25, high school students with in-depth study of information science № 68 of Penza visited Lermontov's library. Employees of the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library held a training event for the 7th grade students.

 

Organization of scientific work on history with students was discussed in Saratov

February 25, 2015 in Saratov, in electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Regional Universal Scientific Library there was held a seminar on "The organization of scientific work on history with students due to the introduction of the Federal Learning Standards", organized by the staff of the electronic reading room and "City Methodological Center."

 

Electronic resources of the Presidential Library help to make a dissertation research

February 21, 2015 in Saratov, in the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Regional Universal Scientific Library there was held a seminar on "The use of electronic resources of the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library to make a dissertation research."

 

Issues of interaction with the centers of remote access to the resources of the Presidential Library were discussed at the informational and methodical webinar

February 19, 2015 the Presidential Library held the informational and methodological webinar "Access to the Presidential Library resources at the centers of remote access" prepared by the staff of the users servicing department. The webinar was attended by representatives of 126 regional Russian and 18 foreign centers of remote access. Specialists from the Moscow State Regional Scientific Library, Novosibirsk State Regional Scientific Library, Omsk State Regional Universal Scientific Library, Penza Regional Library, Pskov Regional Universal Scientific Library and the Presidential Library branch in the Tyumen region joined the event through video-conferencing.

 

Information hour in the Sakhalin Regional Center

February 19, 2015 the Sakhalin Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library held an hour of information "Rights and Obligations of a Man." Participants of the event - students of 8th - 11th grades of the secondary school N 5 of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk - were told about laws and penalties for their violation. Emphasis was placed on the fact that each offender, even minor, bears legal responsability: financial, criminal, administrative.

 

Chairman of the State Duma S. E. Naryshkin visited the Tyumen Regional Scientific Library

February 18, 2015 during the visit of the Chairman of the State Duma S. E. Naryshkin in Tyumen, he visited the Mendeleev Regional Scientific Library of Tyumen and the Tyumen branch of the Presidential Library. Director of the Library, O. B. Adamovich offered a tour of the library. Among the attendants were the Presidential Plenipotentiary to the Urals Federal District I. R. Kholmanskikh and the governor of the Tyumen region V. V. Yakushev.

 

An agreement with the Sevastopol Presidential Cadet School signed

February 18, 2015 the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Sevastopol Presidential Cadet School. "On behalf of the Presidential Library the document was signed by Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev, and on behalf of the Sevastopol Presidential Cadet School – by the Acting Head of School A. G. Norenko.

 

Presidential Library signed an agreement with the publishing house "St. Petersburg Vedomosti"

February 10, 2015 the Presidential Library and the Publishing House "St. Petersburg Vedomosti" signed an agreement on cooperation. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be provided from two work stations.

 

Memorial Day of Alexander Pushkin in the Presidential Library

This year, the Presidential Library holds a number of events timed to the Year of Literature. February 10, it held the conference "Memorable Day of Alexander Pushkin. "

It was attended by representatives of the National Pushkin Museum, Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, St. Petersburg State Institute of Culture, the administration of the Primorsky district of St. Petersburg, as well as teachers and students of the schools in the district.

 

Opening of the exhibition "Entrepreneurs of Pushkino in the early 20th century"

"Entrepreneurs of Pushkino in the early 20th century" exhibition opened February 7, 2015 in Moscow regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The exhibition features old photos, documents and personal belongings of the late 19th - early 20th century. Beautifully designed posters, featuring the branches of family trees of famous Russian French, ancient money, scales, bottles of old perfumes and more.

 

Wall calendar "Governors of the Tambov region" presentation in Tambov

Wall calendar "Governors of the Tambov region" was presented February 6, 2015 in the office of the governor of Historical and Cultural museum complex "Aseevs’ Manor."Wall Calendar was issued by the Election Commission of the Tambov region in conjunction with the State Archives of the Tambov region and the A. S. Pushkin Regional Universal Scientific Library in Tambov.

 

Penza regional center expands horizons

February 6, Penza Regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library was visited by the high school students of a boarding school for the deaf and hard of hearing children. Library staff offered them a practical training to use the website of the Presidential Library. With the help of a sign language interpreter, they told the children how to search for and order books and illustrative material on the website.

 

In interesting form about Russian literature: materials of the Presidential Library – for the students

January 30, 2015,n the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a practical event for 7th grade students of "SAN" school.

The guys were told about the upcoming opening of the Year of Literature in the Penza region. Together with the students they recalled the origins of Russian classical literature, the works of the Old-Russian literature, which they studied.

Students were told about the website of the Presidential Library, the process of digitizing books, the principles of developing collections. They were also shown a collection timed to the 220th anniversary of the birth of Russian diplomat, poet, playwright and composer Alexander Griboyedov, which includes digital copies of books, articles, archival documents and visual materials.

 

The National Library of the Chuvash Republic discussed the Address of the Head of the Republic M. V. Ignatiev

January 28, at the National Library of the Chuvash Republic they discussed the Address of the Head of the Chuvash Republic M. V. Ignatiev. The event was attended by Deputy Minister of Culture, Ethnic Affairs and Archives of the Chuvash Republic T. V. Kazakov, managers and specialists of national libraries, the Republican Palace of Culture and Folk Art, the Center for financial and economic support of the Ministry of Culture of Chuvashia.

 

Murmansk took part in the conference-webinar "Hero Cities of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945"

January 26, Murmansk Regional Scientific Library through video conferencing joined the conference-webinar, "Hero Cities of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945." The staff of the Murmansk Regional Scientific Library showed the film "Hero City of Murmansk. Collection "Preserving the memory of the war." The film authors used newsreels and archival documents.

 

Participants of the conference-webinar learned about the services of Moscow to the Motherland

January 26, 2015 Moscow Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library joined the conference-webinar "Hero Cities of the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945." In the mode of video-conferencing at the regional center spoke a representative of the N. K. Krupskaya Moscow Regional State Scientific Library, researcher at the Russian military-historical society, D. V. Surzhik. He told the participants of the event about the enormous contributions of Moscow to the Great Victory. Services of Moscow to the Motherland were marked with the honorary title "Hero City", which was awarded to the capital on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Victory over Nazi invaders.

 

Penza gymnasium pupils were presented the resources of the Presidential Library

Penza school students visited the electronic reading room of the M. Y. Lermontov Penza Regional Library. Library staff told the students of tenth grade about the Presidential Library website. Under the heading "Day in History" students have learned details about the siege of Leningrad, which had lasted from September 8, 1941 to January 27, 1944.

 

In the Moscow Regional center they told about the 15th century literature

January 25, 2015, the Moscow Regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a lecture by Anna Arkhangelskaya on the 20th literature. Students were told about the most expressive works of ancient literature of the 15th century, including the cycle of old-Russian works covering the Siege of Constantinople, attributed to Nestor Iskander; "The Life of Michael of Klopsk" - a monument of Novgorod literature having a pronounced anti-Boyar tinge; "Journey Beyond Three Seas" - a work of Tver merchant Athanasius Nikitin, who had lived in India for four long years.

 

Students of Ptichnik village in Birobidzhan visited the regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library

January 25, 2015, the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library at Birobidzhan Regional Universal Scientific Library offered a tour for eighth-graders of the secondary school in Ptichnik village. In the electronic reading room students were presented the unique documents: they browsed through the ancient monument of Russian literature of the 11th century Ostromir Gospel, saw the textbooks used by their peers 100 years ago, looked at a map of Siberia of the 18th century, saw the unique newsreels of 1937 about Birobidzhan.

 

Delegation of customs officials from the People’s Republic of China visited the Amur Regional Centre of access to the resources of the Presidential Library

January 23, 2015, as part of the opening of the VI International exhibition of artistic works by customs officers of Russia and China "Creativity Without Borders,” a delegation of Chinese customs officials headed by the Chief Customs of Heihe, Mr. Pan Zhidong, visited the Amur Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Deputy Director of the Amur Regional Scientific Library O. S. Praskova offered the members of the delegation a tour of the library and told about the holdings of the electronic library and its collections, such as: "Russia and China: On the Way to Cooperation," "Amur Region: pages of history." Chinese visitors were very interested in documents about the history of China, asked many questions about the Presidential Library holdings and the ways of access to its resources.

 

Saratov students were told about the German princess who became Russian Empresses

January 20, 2015, in the framework of the "Knowledge about Russia" program, the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Regional Universal Scientific Library of Saratov hosted an event dedicated to German princess who became the Empresses of Russia.

At the beginning of the event the employees presented the Presidential Library website to the tenth grade students of the " Alexander Pushkin Lyceum №3." Particular emphasis was placed on the section about the Olympiad, "Russia in the Electronic World." High school students filled out questionnaires and registered to work with the resources of the Presidential Library in the electronic reading room.

 

Rewarding the heads of Moscow Regional Center of access to resources of the Presidential Library

January 19, 2015, as part of the weekly meeting of the administration of the Pushkin municipal district, employees of the Moscow Regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library were awarded by letters of thanks from the Chairman of the Election Commission of the Moscow region. For assisting in the preparation and holding of the III All-Russian scientific-practical conference: "The referendum and elections as the highest form of direct democracy in Russia" diplomas were awarded to the director of the regional center P. S. Tishchenko and his deputy for scientific activity D. P. Kikot’.

 

An agreement with the Kaliningrad Regional Institute of Education Development signed

January 12, 2015 the Presidential Library and Kaliningrad Regional Institute of Education Development signed an agreement on cooperation. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be provided from five workstations.

This is the third site of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Earlier in Kaliningrad two centers have opened: in the Kaliningrad Regional Scientific Library and Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University.

 

An agreement with the Tyumen State University signed

December 24, 2014 the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Tyumen State University. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be available from the electronic reading room of the University equipped by five workstations.

 

Cooperation agreements with regional partners have been signed

December 22, the Presidential Library signed cooperation agreements with the following regional partners:

M. Yu. Lermontov Stavropol Regional Universal Scientific Library,

Ahmed Zaki Validi National Library of the Republic of Bashkortostan,

Centralized Library System of the North-Eastern Administrative District of Moscow,

Centralized Library System of the Central Administrative District of the city of Moscow,

Tyumen State Academy of Culture, Arts and Social Technologies,

School № 2, Zavodoukovsk, Tyumen region.

 

Amur Regional Centre presented a report on its work

On December 22, the Amur regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library presented a public report in the Amur Regional Scientific Library. The public report reflected the results of the main areas of work for three years of the center.

 

The second round of interactive Olympiad "Russia in the Electronic World" began

The Presidential Library launched the second round of the annual interactive Olympiad in history, social studies and Russian language for high school students "Russia in the Electronic World." Among the participants of the second round there are 1235 students from 77 regions of Russia, who won the first round of the Olympiad.

 

Ceremonies on the completion of the first phase of the renovation of the building of the National Library of the Republic of Karelia

December 17, 2014, the National Library of the Republic of Karelia held celebrations on the occasion of completion of the first phase of the renovation of the library building. That day, as part of the fourth meeting of the State Commission to prepare the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Karelia, the Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation V. R. Medinsky visited the National Library.

 

Specialists of the electronic reading room told Saratov students about winter holidays in Russia

16 and 17 December 2014 in Saratov, the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Regional Universal Scientific Library, hosted an event "Winter holidays in Russia: traditions, customs, rites." During the event, participants learned about a thematic set of materials from the collections of the Presidential Library, which tells about religious and secular holidays, children's games. Video "Historical Lotto" was a clear illustration of educational traditions of the imperial family of the Romanov dynasty.

 

Training seminar on the right to vote

December 13, 2014 ended a training seminar for reserve and members of divisional election committees, organized by the Sakhalin regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, the election committee of the Sakhalin region and the election committee of the city district "City of Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk."

 

An agreement with the Cultural and Historical Foundation "The Link of Times" signed

December 12, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Cultural and Historical Foundation "The Link of Times". The agreement provides for preparation and implementation of joint projects, joint activities to identify and select unique documents, implementation

 

A regional center opened in Astrakhan

December 12, on the basis of the N. K. Krupskaya Astrakhan Regional Scientific Library an opened electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The opening ceremony took place as part of the meeting of the Interdepartmental Library Board of Astrakhan region "Priority areas of activity for regional libraries in 2015."

 

A regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened in Ulyanovsk

December 12, 2014, the Book Palace in Ulyanovsk - the V. I. Lenin Ulyanovsk Regional Scientific Library hosted the opening ceremony of the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Deputy Minister of Arts and Cultural Policy of the Ulyanovsk region E. E. Sidorova delivered a welcoming speech. On behalf of the Minister T. A. Ivshyna, she read a welcome address to the participants and wished the Book Palace - the V. I. Lenin Ulyanovsk Regional Scientific Library – future prosperity, new successful projects, grateful visitors and reliable partners.

 

Tracing the link of times: people and events in Russian history

Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted an event in the series, "Tracing the link of times: people and events in Russian history": 305th birthday anniversary of Russian Empress Elizabeth I ». The staff of the center presented the website of the Presidential Library to the students of Provincial lyceum for gifted children.

 

Head of the Republic of Komi V. M. Gaiser visited the Presidential Library

December 9, 2014, the head of the Republic of Komi V. M. Gaiser came to the Presidential Library with a working visit. Head of the Republic of Komi was told about the work of the Presidential Library and had a tour around the library. During the tour V. M. Gaiser visited the video lecture "Celebrating the 200th anniversary of M. Yu. Lermontov," attended by many regions through video conferencing.

 

Information hour: Sakhalin students were told about corruption

December 9, 2014, the employees of the Centre of socially significant information, Sakhalin regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library held an hour of information "The source of corruption, its prevention and methods to combat it" for pupils of 10-11 grades, secondary school N 5.

 

Penza regional center: National Heroes' Day in the historical calendar

On the eve of the National Heroes’ Day, employees of Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library held an educational lesson for students of 10th grade, school № 42 of Penza. At the beginning of the event students were told about the principles of information retrieval on the website. Students with interests found rare editions through simple and advanced search, as well as through the catalog of collections. Additional assistant in finding the necessary information are thematic collections on specific historical persons, dates, events and geographical sites. Then the students registered on the website, and now they can easily view the sources at home.

 

Scientific and practical videoconference "Literary Portraits"

December 4, 2014 Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Scientific Library jointly with Volgograd State Pedagogical University and M. Yu. Lermontov Penza Regional Library held an Interregional Scientific and Practical videoconference "Literary Portraits".

 

On the role of libraries in the life of the local community

December 3, 2014 in the framework of regional events dedicated to the Year of Culture, a round table meeting "The Year of Culture: informational and educational role of libraries in the life of the local community" took place in Yuzhno-Sakhalinsk. The initiator and organizer of the round table was the Sakhalin Regional Centre of access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Governor of the Saratov region visited the Electronic Reading Room at the Saratov Regional Universal Scientific Library

November 26, 2014 the governor of Saratov region Valery Radayev visited the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Regional Universal Scientific Library. He learned about the resources of electronic holdings of the Presidential Library, about the modern methods to gain access to unique information sources. The governor approved the establishment in the long term of a regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Cooperation development

December 3, 2014 an agreement on cooperation with the Centralized Library System of the Western Administrative District of Moscow signed. It is expected that access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be provided from three workstations at the A. N. Tolstoy library N 35.

 

Classes for students in the Penza regional center

The staff of Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential continue to conduct educational activities for students. November 28, the center was visited by high school students from the school N 36. Eighth-graders were presented the website of the Presidential Library. They learned how to find information in thematic collections, using the catalog of collections, simple and advanced search. To be able to order materials and use their personal accounts, the guys have registered on the website. The boys answered some questions of the Olympiad "Russia in the Electronic World" of past years, and also learned about the photo contest "Foreign View."

 

Informing the village about the Presidential Library

November 25, specialists of the A. S. Pushkin Transbaikal Regional Library held a visiting event for the villagers of Domna, Chita region, for the first time using the mobile information complex acquired in late October.

Librarians have presented all the equipment of biblio-mobile: extensive book collections, from children's books to encyclopedias and reference books, modern technology, comfortable compact furniture.

Students, teachers, librarians watched a film about the creation and development of the Presidential Library and got acquainted with its unique digital resources. Of particular interest was a children's site of the President of Russia.

 

Presentation of the book series "George Knights of the Trans-Baikal Cossack army" held in Chita

November 21, the A. S. Pushkin Trans-Baikal Regional Library held a presentation of the book series, "George Knights of the Trans-Baikal Cossack army." The series of six books about the participation of the Cossacks in military events of 1900-1917 is a unique publication. The first three volumes that have already been published cover the Chinese campaign in 1900-1902 and the war with Japan in 1904-1905.

 

Presentation of the book series "George Knights of the Trans-Baikal Cossack army" held in Chita

November 21, the A. S. Pushkin Trans-Baikal Regional Library held a presentation of the book series, "George Knights of the Trans-Baikal Cossack army." The series of six books about the participation of the Cossacks in military events of 1900-1917 is a unique publication. The first three volumes that have already been published cover the Chinese campaign in 1900-1902 and the war with Japan in 1904-1905.

The event was attended by the author and compiler of the books, V. Yu. Aprelkov, editorial board members, historians, descendants of the Cossacks - Knights of St. George, scientists, writers, teachers, students of the Chita Suvorov Military School under the Russian Interior Ministry, regular soldiers.

 

Presidential Library resources – for Penza students

November 20, students of the Penza Lyceum of Information Systems and Technologies N 73 visited the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Specialists of the electronic reading room gave them a practical lesson, introduced to the students the facilities of the Presidential Library, and told them in detail about the structure of its website. The students learned to search for e-books on the website, browsed the collections of the Presidential Library.

 

Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened in Irkutsk

November 19, 2014 the Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened at the I. I. Molchanov-Sibiryak Irkutsk Regional State Universal Scientific Library.

The opening ceremony was attended by Minister of Culture and Archives of the region, V. V. Baryshnikov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Irkutsk region V. Yu. Dorofeev as well as members of the Public Council of the library, representatives of scientific and cultural community of Irkutsk region, workers of culture, education, patrons of the library. On behalf of the Presidential Library the event was attended by Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev.

 

Cooperation agreements signed

November 18, the Presidential Library and N. K. Krupskaya Astrakhan Regional Scientific Library signed an agreement on cooperation. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be available from three work stations.

Cooperation between the Presidential Library and N. K. Krupskaya Astrakhan Regional Scientific Library.

November 18, there was also signed a cooperation agreement with the Moscow Regional Duma and the Centralized Library System of the South-Eastern Administrative District of Moscow.

 

International Students' Day in the Trans-Baikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library

November 17, in the framework of the International Students’ Day, the doors of the Trans-Baikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library were open to all comers.

The most active visitors of the center that day were students and teachers of the Department of Oriental Studies, Faculty of Economics and Management, Trans-Baikal State University. They not only had the opportunity to learn about the resources and services of the regional center, but immediately used the knowledge in practice. Specialists of the center presented to the guests the main areas of its activities focusing on the unique resources of the Presidential Library. Taking as an example such digital collections as "Russia - China: On The Path of Cooperation", "Russia and The Countries Of The World. Asian-Pacific Region" the participants of the event learned about the modern methods of obtaining access to unique historical sources, studied in detail the functionality of the Presidential Library’s website.

 

The Sakhalin regional center held the Days of Information

November 14, 2014 Center for socially significant information of the Sakhalin regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library in cooperation with the Center to combat extremism under the MOI Administration of the Sakhalin Region held the Day of Information, "We live among the people: education, tolerance and prevention of extremism" for students of 11th grades, secondary school № 5.

 

Presentation of the Presidential Library resources for Pskov students

November 14, experts of the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library housed by the Pskov Regional Scientific Library held a presentation of the resources of the Presidential Library for students of 5-7 grades of the Humanitarian Lyceum of Pskov.

The students learned about the resources of the electronic collections of the Presidential Library, including rare books, archival documents on the history of Russian statehood, law and Russian language, videos and audio recordings, collection of pre-revolutionary postcards and photographs. Children were particularly interested in an album of amateur photos of everyday life of the royal family and visits of Nicholas II to the regular army in Sevastopol, Odessa, Kiev, Mogilev, and other cities. Children examined with great interest interiors, clothes, hobbies and scenes from everyday life of Nicholas II, his wife, children, friends.

 

News of the National Digital Library of the Chuvash Republic, issue 11

New issue of the electronic journal "News of the National Electronic Library" issued by the Chuvash regional center of access to the Presidential Library resources presents digital copies of publications on the archeology of the Chuvash region.

The collection includes the editions scanned by the National Library of the Chuvash Republic received under contracts with the owners or borrowed from sources available on the Internet. During the period of systematic archaeological field researches, a considerable scope of material systematized and generalized in monographs and numerous articles has been collected in Chuvashia. The successes of archaeological science allow to recreate in detail the ancient history of Chuvashia, of the Chuvash and other peoples of the region.

 

An agreement with the Academy of the General Prosecutor of the Russian Federation signed

November 12, 2014 the Presidential Library signed an agreement on cooperation with the Academy of the General Prosecutor of the Russian Federation. Cooperation between the Presidential Library and the Academy of the General Prosecutor's Office has been developing since 2014.

 

The Presidential Library held a coordination meeting

November 12, 2014, through video conferencing the Presidential Library held a coordination meeting with the regional centers of access to its resources, as well as with the establishments of subjects of the Russian Federation, which are going to house regional centers of the library in 2015-2017. The meeting covered the issues of organization of a visiting meeting of the leaders of regional centers in Pushkino, Moscow region, to be held in April 2015, and also the coordination of implementation of joint activities in 2015.

 

Video lecture timed to the 140th anniversary of A. V. Kolchak

November 11, 2014 the Presidential Library in cooperation with the A. S. Pushkin Omsk State Regional Scientific Library held a video lecture, "Knowledge of the history of Russia", timed to the 140th anniversary of the birth of A. V. Kolchak. A. P. Sorokin, director of the Omsk branch of the "Russian Cultural Foundation," deputy director for scientific and methodical work, the A. S. Pushkin Omsk State Regional Scientific Library delivered a lecture entitled, "A. Kolchak in the historical memory of Omsk. " He noted the force of personality of the admiral, who was exacting of himself and others.

 

The Presidential Library took part in the conference "University Library: main areas of development"

November 11, 2014, the Presidential Library through video conferencing took part in the regional Inter-University Scientific and Practical Conference, "University Library: main areas of development." Deputy Director General of the Presidential Library, S. M. Makeev spoke at the conference on behalf of the Presidential Library. A. Yu. Ryabova, specialist of the Educational Programs of the Presidential Library made a presentation on the "The Presidential Library educational projects for the Russian universities."

 

A video conference and exhibition covering the restoration of Stalingrad

November 5, 2014 regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library located at the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Scientific Library, together with the Volgograd State Academy of Postgraduate Education and Library and Information Center Frolovo held a scientific and practical video conference, "Restoring Stalingrad: motives of labor heroism as a source of patriotic education of youth in the hero-city of Volgograd."

 

Roundtable "The First World War – the Second Patriotic War?"

November 6, 2014, a round table "The First World War – the Second Patriotic War?" timed to the 100th anniversary of the First World War took place in the conference hall of the Chuvash regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library in the framework of the Public School of Social Knowledge and Social Practice.

The meeting was attended by O. K. Stepanov, President of the Regional Public Organization "Federation of Ice stock of the Chuvash Republic." The meeting was moderated by the head of the Public School of Social Knowledge and Social Practice, assistant professor of the I. N. Ulyanov CSU, A. P. Karpov.

 

A cooperation agreement with the Russian International Olympic University signed in Sochi

November 2-4, 2014, Deputy Director General of the Presidential Library S. M. Makeev had a business trip in Sochi.

November 3, 2014, the Presidential Library and the Russian International Olympic University (RIOU) signed an agreement on cooperation.

In accordance with the signed agreement, an electronic reading room with access to the information resources of the Presidential Library will be open at the RIOU’s library. In the reading room users can get advice on the method of searching information, work with documents in the "My Office", and will be able to participate in joint activities on the history of the sport and the Olympic heritage of Russia.

 

Moscow Regional Center of the Presidential Library has actively participated in the opening of innovative library in the Moscow region

October 31, 2014, a unique library officially opened on the basis of an innovative school N 14 Pushkin District (Mamontovka District). The opening ceremony was attended by Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation Dmitry Livanov, Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation V. R. Medinsky, Deputy Sports Minister of the Russian Federation Yu. D. Nagornykh, Governor of the Moscow region A. Yu. Vorobiev, head of the municipal administration of the Pushkin district, Moscow region, M. S. Smaylovskaya.

 

The Presidential Library attended the Radde readings

October 30, 2014 the Presidential Library attended through video conferencing the IV Radde readings, which were held in Birobidzhan in the form of regional scientific-practical conference, "Social and cultural space of the region: moving into the future, preserving the past." The conference was timed to the 80th anniversary of the Jewish Autonomous Region. The organizers of the event were: Department of Culture and Information-Analytical Department of the government of the JAR, Sholem Aleichem Birobidzhan Regional Universal Scientific Library.

 

Presentation of the Presidential Library resources for teachers of history and social science took place in Saratov

In Saratov, October 29, 2014 the staff of the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library, opened at the Regional Universal Scientific Library, took part in the city seminar for teachers of history and social science “Controversial issues of teaching history and social science in the modern Russian school."

 

Report on the activities of the Tyumen branch of the Presidential Library in October

In accordance with the activities on the delivery of electronic documents to the Presidential Library, there have been transmitted 10747 scans of documents from the Tyumen Regional Scientific Library, Tobolsk Historical and Architectural Museum-Reserve and the State Archive of the Tyumen Region.

 

An agreement with a branch of the Academy of the Procurator General of the Russian Federation signed

October 24, 2014 the Presidential Library and the Irkutsk Institute of Law (branch) of the Academy of the Procurator General of the Russian Federation signed an agreement on cooperation.

 

Young representatives of Tver and Tver Region were told about the resources of the Presidential Library

October 21, the Day of the Emblem and Flag of the Tver Region, the A. M. Gorky Regional Scientific Library held a ceremony of delivery of the passports of the Russian Federation. 22 best representatives of Tver and Tver Region were honored to take the document identifying the citizen of Russia from the hands of the governor of the Tver Region, A. Shevelev.

 

Meetings with regional libraries

In the period from 13 to 15 October 2014, the Presidential Library held a series of meetings with regional libraries through video conferencing. Meetings covered organizational and technical issues of establishing regional centers to access the resources of the Presidential Library in Russian regions. The meetings were attended by representatives of Irkutsk, Kirov, Murmansk, Vologda, Saratov, Bryansk, Kursk, Ryazan and Vladimir regions, Perm Territory, the Republic of Karelia, Krasnoyarsk Territory, the Republic of Komi.

 

“Alternatives of regional development” in the Volgograd regional center

10 - 11 October 2014, the Regional Centre of the Presidential Library at the Gorky Regional Universal Scientific Library in Volgograd hosted V International scientific-practical conference "Alternatives of regional development", in commemoration of the scientist and statesman I. P. Shabunin.

 

Agreements on cooperation have been signed

8 October 2014, there was signed an agreement to provide access to the resources of the Presidential Library to the State budget institution of culture of Moscow "Centralized Library System of the South-Western Administrative District."

 

Trans-Baikal regional center hosted a seminar for teachers

October 6, 2014, the Trans-Baikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a seminar for teachers of world culture, who are the audience of the Trans-Baikal Regional Institute of Advanced Training and Retraining of Educators.

 

Trainings of regional representatives at the Presidential Library in October

October 3, 2014 the head of Electronic Resources, Sverdlovsk Regional Library for Children and Young, T. A. Buchina underwent a training course in the Presidential Library. The training was organized in the framework of the cooperation agreement between the Presidential Library and the Sverdlovsk Regional Library for Children and Youth, signed June 27, 2014.

 

The Presidential Library hosted a webinar, "New in the organization of access to the resources of the Presidential Library"

October 2, 2014, as part of the fifth annual forum on the preservation of cultural heritage of libraries, archives and museums, the Presidential Library held a webinar for regional centers and remote reading rooms "New in the organization of access to the resources of the Presidential Library."

The Presidential Library brought together leaders and representatives of regional centers of access to the resources of the Presidential Library in the subjects of the Russian Federation. Some of the regions participated in the webinar through video conferencing.

 

Telling students about the World War I

September 30, 2014, the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted an event to mark the centennial of the World War I. It was attended by students of the 9th grade, school N 57 of Penza.

During the event, ninth graders were offered a presentation of resources from the collections of the Presidential Library, timed to the centennial of the World War I.

 

Penza regional center hosted a live broadcast of the conference "150th anniversary of Judicial Reform in Russia"

September 26, 2014, the multimedia hall of the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a live broadcast of the plenary session of the scientific-practical conference, "150th anniversary of Judicial Reform in Russia: legislative policies to improve the judicial system - past and present," which took place at the Presidential Library in St. Petersburg.

 

International scientific-practical conference was held in Chita

September 24-25, 2014 the A. S. Pushkin Trans-Baikal regional library (Chita) hosted an international scientific-practical conference, "Library in the space of cross-cultural communication."

It was organized by the A. S. Pushkin Trans-Baikal Regional Universal Scientific Library and the Presidential Library, under the support of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, Government of the Trans-Baikal Region, Ministry of Culture of the Trans-Baikal region, Ministry of International Cooperation, Foreign Economic Relations and Tourism of the Trans-Baikal region.

 

The Presidential Library website – for students

September 25, 2014 Children's Center of the Gorky Regional Universal Scientific Library of Ryazan showed its young visitors the children's site of the President of Russia.

Second graders of the lyceum № 4 of Ryazan had a guided tour of the library. In the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library they were offered a quiz, "River of Time", which fully captured the attention of children. Excitedly answering quiz questions, the pupils expressed a desire to work by themselves on the Presidential Library website at home.

 

"Ryazan Province in the World War I"

September 24, 2014, the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the Gorky Regional Universal Scientific Library of Ryazan hosted an educational conference, "Ryazan Province in the World War I." The event’s program included a virtual exhibition of publications from the collections of the Presidential Library.

The conference was held as part of a series of events timed to the centennial of the First World War.

 

A cooperation agreement with the Government of the Leningrad Region has been signed

September 23, 2014, the Presidential Library and the Government of the Leningrad Region signed a cooperation agreement. On the part of the Presidential Library the document was signed by Director General A. P. Vershinin, and on behalf of the Government of the Leningrad Region – by Governor A. Yu. Drozdenko.

The signing ceremony was attended by representatives of the Committee of Education of the Leningrad Region, heads of local governments engaged in management education, heads of educational institutions.

 

Opening of the remote electronic reading room at the F. A. Semenov Central City Library (Kursk)

Remote electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened September 23, 2014, in Kursk, at the FA Semenov Central City Library as part of the Year of Culture and celebrations of the City Day.

Remote electronic reading room will provide residents of the city with access to nation-wide repository of electronic documents, electronic copies of collections of ancient manuscripts and maps, historic and current official documents, photos and films, newspapers and journals, theses and monographs.

 

Parochial and secular libraries, new ways of cooperation

On September 23, the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a practice-oriented seminar on the use of resources of the Presidential Library in parish libraries and Sunday schools of the Tambov region.

The director of the A. S. Pushkin Tambov Regional Universal Scientific Library, L. A. Pronin addressed a welcoming speech to the participants of the seminar.

 

Sprint event in Tambov launched the Olympiad "Russia in the Electronic World"

September 22, the A. S. Pushkin Tambov Regional Universal Scientific Library and school scientific society of the secondary school N 9 of Tambov "Learned Owl" as part of the sprint event launched an interactive Olympiad of the Presidential Library, "Russia in the Electronic World." Flash mob, fiery dance in the halls of the library marked the beginning of the first stage of the 2014-2015 Olympiad.

 

Electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened in Yekaterinburg

September 18, an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened at the Sverdlovsk Regional Library for Children and Youth.

The event took place as part of the Regional Festival of unread books for children and young people.

The participants of the opening ceremony were representatives of the Ministry of Culture of the Sverdlovsk region, of regional institutions of culture, science and education in Yekaterinburg and Sverdlovsk Region.

 

Historic and patriotic action "The World War I" in Volgograd

Regional historic and patriotic action, "The World War I" timed to the 100th anniversary of the First World War was launched September 17, 2014 in Volgograd Region. As part of the campaign, coordinated by the Volgograd Regional Centre of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, 100 libraries of Volgograd region from 17 to 27 September 2014 will be holding discussions, excursus to history, patriotic hours, oral journals, lessons of courage, book fairs and more.

 

On the International Day of Peace: a Meeting in the Chuvash Regional Center

The representatives of the executive authorities, the activists of youth organizations of the Chuvash Republic, heads of Rosmolodezh federal projects, young people who came from Ukraine and leading library professionals gathered on September 23, 2014, in the Chuvash regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Scientific and Practical Conference "Libraries in the context of socio-economic and cultural space of territories" was held in Khanty-Mansiysk

September 22-23, 2014, the State Library of Yugra hosted a scientific-practical conference "Libraries in the context of socio-economic and cultural space of territories " timed to the 80th anniversary of the regional library. The conference is organized by the Department of Culture of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Area - Yugra and the State Library of Yugra.

The opening ceremony was attended by Deputy Chairman of the Duma of the Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous Area - Yugra A. I. Salnikov.

 

A virtual exhibition at Penza Regional Center

Penza Regional Library named after M. U. Lermontov has launched a virtual exhibition dedicated to the 250th founding-anniversary of the pride and the hallmark of the Penza Region Nikolsky-Bahmetev Plant. On September 18, 2014, at the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library the virtual exhibition were presented to the 7th grade students of Penza Sixty Eighth High School.

 

The Presidential Library has participated in the INFOTECH 2014 exhibition

"Information Technology of Tyumen region - 2014" (INFOTECH 2014) exhibition took place September 10-11, 2014, in Tyumen in the framework of the Seventh National Forum "Electronic Government – a modern mechanism of managing the region." INFOTECH exhibition was held in Tyumen for the seventh time. This annual large-scale event promoting the development of information technology is the governor's project and is supported by the Government of the Tyumen region. The exhibition is an effective platform for the exchange of experiences of federal and regional IT projects, interaction between regions and IT companies in order to disseminate best practices in the field of information technology.

 

Relay of popular reading "Moscow - Volgograd. Book Russia - without borders!" in Volgograd regional center

September 11, 2014, the regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Library launched the "Relay of popular reading "Moscow-Volgograd. Book Russia - without borders! " organized by the Government of the Volgograd Region, the Ministry of Culture of the Volgograd Region, Russian Academic Foundation, AST publishing house.

 

News of the National Electronic Library of the Chuvash Republic (Issue 9)

The Chuvash regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library published a new issue of the electronic journal, "News of the National Electronic Library." The issue presents to the reader a collection of theses of the digital library, with bibliographic information about some of the theses on the history of the Chuvash region, ethnography of Chuvash people.

 

A cooperation agreement with the Admiral M. P. Lazarev Maritime Library (Sevastopol) signed

10 September 2014, an agreement to provide access to the resources of the Presidential Library on the basis of the Admiral M. P. Lazarev Maritime Library (Sevastopol) was signed. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be carried out from two workstations. Cooperation with the Admiral M. P. Lazarev Maritime Library has been developing since 2014. The library has repeatedly participated in remote mode in the events organized by the Presidential Library.

 

Sakhalin Regional Center: improving the civil-law culture of youth

September 9, specialists of the Sakhalin regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library in cooperation with specialists of LLC "Consultant Sakhalin" participated in the educational program of the Far East Youth Forum "Islands". One of the most important areas of work of the sector of the Sakhalin regional center is to increase civil culture and consciousness of youth, to examine the level of its political and legal culture.

 

Electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened in Bryansk

September 9, the F. I. Tyutchev Bryansk Regional Scientific Library held an opening of the electronic reading room with access to resources of the Presidential Library. The opening ceremony of the electronic reading room was attended by library professionals of Bryansk and the region, university professors, members of archives, museums, cultural workers and media representatives. On behalf of the Presidential Library the event was attended by N. A. Nuzhina.

 

Historical lesson "The history of military symbols" held In the Sakhalin regional center

On September 8, the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the Sakhalin Regional Universal Scientific Library hosted a historical lesson "The history of military symbols" timed to the memorable date - the day of the end of the World War II and the liberation of South Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands from the Japanese militarists.

 

Practical lessons in the Sakhalin regional center

September 8, at the Training Center of the Sakhalin regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library of there were held practical lessons for computer courses’ students to study the web pages of the "Social support centre of the Sakhalin region." The audience was told about the list of public services of the Ministry of Social Protection of the Sakhalin Region, posted on the website. Now the users know what kind of information can be obtained through the service "Answerphone", about the size of social benefits to different segments of the population, the order of getting an appointment with an expert of the Center of social support.

 

"Right of Choice" information day in the Sakhalin regional center

September 5, 2014, in the regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the Sakhalin Regional Universal Scientific Library there was held the Information Day "Right of choice", timed to the Single Day of Voting and Young Voter Day. Information Day began with a review of the exhibition "A single day of voting September 14, 2014," the presentation of legal resources of the Presidential Library and internet resources on the electoral law made by the staff of the Regional Centre of access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

For fair elections: opening of a "hotline" in the Amur regional center

On September 5, the Amur regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened a "hotline" "For fair elections". The chairman of the regional election committee N. A. Nevedomsky, deputy chairman V. V. Viskulova, chairman of the city election commission Yu. A. Mikov provided information on the course of the campaign to the media.

 

Month of Knowledge "Information - the key to success"

In September, the National Library of the Chuvash Republic is holding the month of knowledge "Information - the key to success." Within the event, September 2, the Chuvash regional center of access to information resources of the Presidential Library hosted a virtual tour, "The First World War in the collection of the NEL." There were presented new collections of the Presidential Library and the National Library of Chuvashia, dedicated to the World War I centenary celebrated this year. The National Library of the Chuvash Republic has formed a collection, "Chuvash area during the First World War."

 

The Presidential Library has traditionally celebrated the Day of naval knowledge

September 2, 2014, the Presidential Library traditionally hosted the Day of naval knowledge. The main events were organized at the site of the Presidential Library, as well as at the sites of several regions of Russia - Vladivostok, Arkhangelsk, Severodvinsk, Moscow, Kaliningrad and Tyumen. On behalf of the Commander-in-chief of the Navy of the Russian Federation, Admiral V. V. CHirkov, the conference participants were addressed by the Deputy Commander-in-chief, Vice Admiral A. N. Fedotenkov. T. I. Chekalova, Executive Secretary, Advisor to the Governor of St. Petersburg, welcomed the participants on behalf of the Maritime Council of the Government of St. Petersburg.

 

The Day of Knowledge in the A. S. Pushkin Magadan Regional Library

1 and 2 September 2014, in the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library open on the basis of the A. S. Pushkin Magadan Regional Library there were held festive events dedicated to the Day of Knowledge. High school students of Magadan schools attended multimedia lessons. Teenagers were really interested by an address of Y. E. Domrina, head of the department of electronic information resources, who spoke about the unusual schools around the world (the floating school, the underground school, the school "without rules").

 

Day of naval knowledge celebrated in Sakhalin

September 2, the regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library open on the basis of the Sakhalin Regional Universal Scientific Library hosted the "Day of naval knowledge", dedicated to the memorable date - the day of the end of the World War II and the liberation of the Southern Sakhalin and the Kuril Islands.

 

The Sakhalin regional center hosted a conference timed to the centenary of the First World War

September 1, the Day of Knowledge, there was held a scientific and educational conference "State, Society and Culture at the turn of the century", timed to the centenary of the First World War. The conference was organized by the Sakhalin regional center for access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The same day, the participants learned a lot of new and interesting owing to a multimedia presentation on electronic educational, scientific and legal resources, scientific and methodical publications, periodicals of universal nature on the history, legal science, health, medicine, oil and gas industry. Everyone had the opportunity to virtually touch the rare books from the digital collection of unique literary monuments of the Presidential Library and reference materials.

 

First information forum "Your Day. Your forum. Your Lermontovka"

September 1, the Day of Knowledge, the M. Yu. Lermontov Penza regional library held the first informational forum "Your day. Your forum. Your Lermontovka." Ninth-grade pupils visited the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Employees of the center told in detail about the structure of the website of the Presidential Library, the collection principle of development of the library’s resources, virtual exhibitions and tours, registration procedure on the website. Pupils had an opportunity to independently search for materials using simple and advanced search, familiarize themselves with the thematic catalog.

 

Day of Knowledge in the Trans-Baikal regional center access to resources of the Presidential Library

September 1, 2014, an informative and entertaining area for students was organized in the electronic reading room of the Trans-Baikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Students of the second, fourth and sixth grades of Chita schools enthusiastically browsed rare books and ancient maps from the Presidential Library collections. Next, the pupils watched a video presentation about the nature of the Trans-Baikal region, and then shared their impressions about their summer holidays. After the event, the staff of the regional center offered students to test their knowledge by participating in an online quiz "Scrabble".

 

September 1, in the regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library on the basis of SahOUNB, the "Day of Knowledge in the Presidential Library", dedicated to the beginning of the school year will be held

The event will begin with an introduction to the history of creation, resources and services of the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library in Sakhalin. Then, the event participants will be offered the following exhibitions:

"Three presidents" - about the first leaders of Russia, whose names are inseparably linked with the creation of the Presidential Library;

- "Electronic reading rooms of the Presidential Library abroad" – about the activities of the centers of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, located in different countries around the world, particularly in Belarus, Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, Slovenia, Finland, Great Britain, Italy and Spain.

 

Resources of the Presidential Library are now accessible in Rybinsk (Yaroslavl Region)

August 30, 2014 in Rybinsk (Yaroslavl Region), on the basis of the Library and Information Center "Rainbow" opened an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library is available from four workstations.

 

Cooperation agreement with the Centralized Library System of Rybinsk (Yaroslavl Region) signed

August 26, 2014, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the "Centralized Library System of Rybinsk."

At the site of the Library and Information Center "Rainbow" it is planned to establish a regional center to access resources of the Presidential Library.

 

Development of cooperation with the Centralized Library System of Moscow

August 22, 2014 the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Moscow "Centralized Library System of the Eastern Administrative District" and the Moscow "Centralized Library System of the North-Western Administrative District."

August 26, 2014 the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Moscow "Centralized Library System of the Southern Administrative District."

 

Training of a specialist of the A. S. Pushkin Omsk State Regional Scientific Library in the Presidential Library

August 19, 2014 A. T. Rayeva, specialist of the "Omsk regional center of access to information resources of the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library" of the AS Pushkin Omsk State Regional Scientific Library underwent a training at the Presidential Library.

T. Rayeva was told about the work of the main structural units of the Presidential Library. She held talks on organization of joint projects of the Presidential Library and the A. S. Pushkin library in Omsk, discussed current and future cooperation.

 

Agreement with the A. S. Pushkin National Library of the Republic of Mordovia has been signed

August 12, 2014, an agreement on cooperation between the Presidential Library and the A. S. Pushkin National Library of the Republic of Mordovia was signed. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be provided on the basis of the hall of electronic resources of the A. S. Pushkin National Library.

 

Cooperation development

August 12, 2014, the Presidential Library signed cooperation agreements with the Centralized Library System "Novomoskovskaya," library of the history of Russian philosophy and culture "House of A. F. Losev" (Moscow) and J. H. Yandiev National Library of the Republic of Ingushetia.

 

The Presidential Library signed an agreement on cooperation with the Kaliningrad Region

A ceremony of handing over a cooperation agreement between the Presidential Library and the Government of Kaliningrad region was held on August 4, 2014, in Kaliningrad. The event took place at the opening of "BIBLIOCARAVAN 2014" XIII Russian Public Libraries Forum. The Director of the Presidential Library Reserve Center inMoscow Y. P. Pimoshenko and Deputy Chairman of the Government of Kaliningrad region, A. N. Silane, attended the exchange ceremony.

 

Don Electronic Library: on the hundredth anniversary of the start of World War I

Don Electronic Library disposed the "Don Cossacks in World War I" collection that focused on the centenary of Russia's entry into the First World War. The collection includes the chronicles of war, diplomatic correspondence, legislations, the memories of the eyewitnesses of events of World War I andalso the editions of Russian abroad. The core of the collection consists ofdigital copies of the documents on the Don Cossacks involvement in World War I.

 

The Presidential Library opened an exhibition dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Tyumen Region

"Mikhail Zakharov. The Legends of Hoary Irtysh" exhibition, dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Tyumen Region, was opened on July 28, 2014, at the Presidential Library. The exhibition presents the paintings and drawings of Tyumen artist M. I. Zakharov, as well as the traditional Siberian artworks. Director of the Department ofCulture of Tyumen Region U. V. Shakurskaya, director of "Museum Complex of I. Y. Slovtsov" State Independent Institution of Culture of the Tyumen Region N. V. Hvostantseva, director of SIIC TR "Tyumen Regional Scientific Library named after D. I. Mendeleev" O. B. Adamovich, deputy chairman of the Committee for Culture of St. Petersburg A. N. Funnel, St. Petersburg and Tyumen Region museum communities representatives have attended the opening ceremony. This event will contribute to revealing of potential of Tyumen Region in the development ofdomestic tourism, as well as to the joint projects of the Presidential Library and the Tyumen Region in the field of culture and art.

 

Cooperation development with institutions of Sevastopol

In the period from July 14 to 18, Project Coordinator of the Presidential Library A. A. Razdolgin made a working trip to Sevastopol.

He had working meetings with the head of the P. S. Nakhimov Black Sea Higher Naval School, I. V. Smolyak; director of the Admiral Lazarev Maritime Library of Sevastopol, N. I. Krasnolitsky; the command of the Black Sea Fleet, representatives of the Black Sea Fleet Museum. They discussed prospects of cooperation with educational institutions and cultural institutions of Sevastopol, participation in the Day of naval knowledge through video conferencing, digitization of materials on the history of Russian fleet and expansion of the Presidential Library collections, as well as the possibilities of creation of a regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library at the Sevastopol Maritime library.

 

Cooperation agreement with the P. S. Nakhimov Black Sea Higher Naval School signed in Sevastopol

July 17, 2014 in Sevastopol, signed an agreement on cooperation between the Presidential Library and the Black Sea Higher Naval School named after PS Nakhimov. The document was signed by the Director of the Presidential Library, AP Vershinin and chief CHVVMU named after PS Nakhimov IV Smolyak.

 

Signed an agreement with the Centralized library system of Kursk

July 17, an agreement on cooperation between the Presidential Library and the Centralized library system of the city of Kursk was signed.

Access to the resources of the Presidential Library will be available through two workstations.

The Presidential Library to open Olympic reading rooms in Sochi

Sochi Olympic legacy will appear in the Internet and the residents of the resort will obtain access to unique books and documents on the history of Russian statehood. Agreement on cooperation to open electronic reading rooms in cultural and educational institutions of Sochi was achieved during the meetings of the Presidential Library Director General Alexander Vershinin on July 15. At the meeting with the head of Sochi administration Anatoly Pakhomov there were identified the prospects for cooperation in order to create electronic reading rooms of the first national electronic library in the country at the post-Olympic facilities owned by the city, as well as in educational and cultural institutions. It was emphasized that the Olympic Games was a grand event, their organization in the Russian Sochi was recognized magnificent, while outstanding results of the national team will be long remembered. Competitions brought together millions of fans, and they were not just sports fans. Probably every person who is interested in life, in the development of society and the course of world history, watched the games in Sochi.

 

The Presidential Library website - a window into the fascinating world of history for future first-graders

At the height of the summer holidays, the Penza regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library continues a series of events for children attending summer camps.

July 9, children took part in the learning game "The Presidential Library - your window into the fascinating world of history." Future first-graders actively participated in the quiz "Our great country," where they learned about the subjects of the Russian Federation, about federal districts, the powers of the President. Children were told about the website of the Presidential Library, saw digital pages of old editions.

 

The Presidential Library resources demonstrated at the "Student Spring" Festival in Chita

July 5, 2014, on the basis of the Trans-Baikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, functioned an information platform for participants of infotainment activity, "Book settlement" held within the international festival "Student Spring of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization member states." The platform opened with a presentation of resources and facilities of the Presidential Library. Students from India, Iran, Pakistan and other countries viewed with great interest videos on the creation and development of the first national electronic library of Russia. Then the guests were offered a video on the wonderful nature of the Trans-Baikal and the history of the festival "Student Spring".

 

Signed an agreement with the Sverdlovsk Regional Library for Children and Youth

June 27, 2014 the Presidential Library signed an agreement on cooperation with the Sverdlovsk Regional Library for Children and Youth. Access to the resources of the Presidential Library is organized through four work stations.

 

Presentation of the anniversary edition, "The plant the main caliber" in Volgograd

June 25, 2014 in the electronic reading room of the Presidential Library, situated in the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Library, a presentation of the anniversary edition "The plant of the main caliber" took place. The edition was timed to the 100th anniversary of the production association "Barricades." In 100 years, the plant "Barricades" had made an interesting and challenging way. For a long time the fate of the enterprise was part of the history of Russian missile technology, and behind many historical events there had always been particular actions to strengthen the defense and protect our nation.

 

A cooperation agreement with the V. G. Belinsky Regional Scientific Library of Kaluga was signed

June 25, 2014, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the V. G. Belinsky Regional Scientific Library of Kaluga. On the part of the Presidential Library the document was signed by the Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev, on the part of the Kaluga’s library – by its Director M. E. Arzhankova.

 

Specialists of the V. G. Belinsky Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library have undergone a training at the Presidential Library

June 23-24, 2014 specialists of the V. G. Belinsky Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library underwent a training at the Presidential Library: Deputy Director for IT, N. Yu. Shevchenko and chief specialist of the Center for creation of electronic copies of documents, P. V. Chunzhin.

 

The Presidential Library brings NEB to the suburbs of Moscow

Moscow regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted lectures and seminars for directors and specialists of municipal libraries of the Moscow Region united by a common theme: "Development of digital content and processing of electronic resources in the National Electronic Library (NEB)."

 

“Sushka” photo exhibition took place in Magadan

June 21, Magadan held its annual open exhibition of photographs "Sushka 2014." Several dozen professional photographers and about a hundred amateurs showed and exchanged their photographs. The event takes place in Magadan not the first year and organizers estimate that "it is dramatically gaining popularity." The action took place in the park of the 70th anniversary of Magadan, which is also called a public garden of bloggers. Every visitor of the photo exhibition "Sushka" can take part in it. Photos are hanging from a clothesline, anyone can come and pick the one he likes, replacing it with its own creation. It is also a way of communication between amateurs and professionals, and an opportunity to meet new people.

 

The fifth annual International Photo Contest “Foreign View”

The Presidential Library announced the fifth annual international photo contest “Foreign View”, which runs from June 9 to October 01, 2014. “Foreign View” is a project designed to capture the diversity of social, political, cultural and other manifestations and signs of the times in which we live. Rapprochement of peoples, cultures and traditions, travels and overcome of language barrier blur the boundaries more and more, penetrating into our lives. Deep and detailed view of a man with a camera impartially stops a moment, preserving for the history a photographic snapshot of today.

 

"The Presidential Library website - your window into the fascinating world of history"

On the eve of the Day of Russia, the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted the event, "The Presidential Library website - your window into the fascinating world of history." Students of the school N 74 gladly participated in the quiz "Our great country," where they learned about the subjects of the Russian Federation, federal districts, the powers of the President. Students were told about the possibilities of the Presidential Library website, saw electronic pages of old editions, and also learned about the photo contest "Foreign View" organized by the Presidential Library.

 

Opening of the electronic reading room with access to resources of the Presidential Library on the basis of Kostroma OUNB

June 11, 2014, electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library officially opened in the Kostroma Regional Universal Scientific Library. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the Department of Culture of the Kostroma region, employees of the Regional Juvenile Library, A. P. Gaidar Regional Children's Library, regional library center of cultural, educational and outreach work with visually impaired, A. S. Pushkin central city library, central library of the Kostroma region, Kostroma Region State Archive, State Archive of Contemporary History of the Kostroma region, scientists of the Historical and Architectural Museum Reserve, historians and local historians, collectors, philatelists, library users, and media representatives.

 

Roundtable on patriotic education took place in Volgograd

June 9, 2014 specialists of the regional center of access to electronic resources of the Presidential Library at the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Library jointly with the Volgograd State Academy of Postgraduate Education and Centralized city library system of Kamyshin held a roundtable via video conferencing on the "Russia is strong by its unity: patriotic education in the integration of resources in institutions of culture and education of the Volgograd region."

 

Delegation from Khabarovsk Krai visited the Presidential Library in the Days of the Khabarovsk Krai in St. Petersburg

June 6, 2014, during the Days of the Khabarovsk Krai in St. Petersburg, a delegation from the Khabarovsk Krai including the Minister of Culture of Khabarovsk Krai A. V. Fedosov; Deputy Minister of Culture, Head of the Department of Tourism V. E. Selyukov; Deputy Head of the Department of Tourism V. N. Khan; Director General of the Far Eastern State Research Library T. Yu. Yakuba and Deputy Director General R. V. Naumova; Deputy Director General of the N. I. Grodekov Khabarovsk Regional Museum N. A. Markova, representatives of tourism companies visited the Presidential Library.

 

Presentation of access to information resources of the Presidential Library at the VI International IT-Forum

4-5 June 2014, in Khanty-Mansiysk, the State Library of Yugra actively participated in the VI International IT-Forum including BRICS states, where it presented the exposure "We stand for the reading Ugra" as part of "The industry of information technology for public administration" exhibition. The forum addressed the issues of formation of electronic state, the use of innovative and investment technologies in the development of IT-business, training of specialists in IT, information security, as well as the use of information and communication technology in health care and culture. The exhibition displays the latest achievements in the field of information and communication technologies.

 

Students from China visited the Transbaikal Regional Center

June 4, 2014 Regional Centre for access to the resources of the Presidential Library received guests - students from China who study in the Trans-Baikal State University, the Department of Russian as a foreign language. First-year students were interested by the information on the resources of the Presidential Library, its website functionality. Having observed various options for searching documents, the students focused on one of the basic collections related to the concepts of the Russian state - a thematic collection "Russian language".

 

Visits to the Presidential Library during the holidays

Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library has launched study tours and educational activities for children, who spend their holidays in summer school camps. June 3, 2014 two groups of junior schoolchildren from the school N 76 visited the Penza regional library. First, the children saw the information hall and reading rooms of the library, learned how to find a book in the collections, were told about library resources, saw how the ordered books were delivered from stacks via a telelift, how to order a book having an electronic library card without help of librarian.

 

International Film Festival in the Trans-Baikal Territory

In 2014, Chita again was the host city for the annual Trans-Baikal International Film Festival. The Fourth Film Festival was held in Chita from May 29 to June 2. The jury of youth films contest "New Look" worked on the basis of a regional center to access resources of the Presidential Library. The program "New Look" included five feature films which represented the world's best examples of teen movies. Feature of the contest was a youth jury aged 18-26 years, which assessed the quality and deep meaning of the films demonstrated at the contest.

 

Final phase of web marathon "Trans-Baikal: Territory, People, Language, Power" in the Trans-Baikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library

May 28, 2014, the Regional Centre of the Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library hosted the final step of the web marathon "Trans-Baikal: Territory, People, Language, Power." During the school year, students of higher and secondary specialized educational institutions, students of 8-11 grades of secondary schools in the city of Chita and Trans-Baikal Territory completed tests online, sent in detailed answers to the questions posted on the official website of the A. S. Pushkin Transbaikal Regional Universal Scientific Library, carried out creative research work in the form of essays, writings, presentations and videos on "the history of development of the Russian Trans-Baikal.”

 

Electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened in Saratov

May 27, 2014, in Saratov, the electronic reading room with access to electronic resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of GUK "Regional Universal Scientific Library." The event was attended by Minister of Culture of Saratov Region, S. V. Krasnoshchekova, Director General of the M. I. Rudomino All-Russian State Library for Foreign Literature, E. Yu. Genieva. Director of the Regional Universal Scientific Library, L. A. Kanushina and Head of electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library, O. V. Uvarova told about the facilities of the electronic reading room, the prospects for attracting new categories of users.

 

Opening of a regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library in Kaliningrad

The opening ceremony was held on the All-Russian Library Day, May 27, on the basis of the Kaliningrad Regional Library. Symbolic red ribbon was cut by the Minister of Culture of the Kaliningrad region, S. A. Kondratieva and the chief federal inspector for the region A. I. Chaplygin. Minister of Culture of the region S. A. Kondratieva noted the importance of opening a regional center in the Year of Culture and on the Day of libraries.

 

Opening of a remote electronic reading room on the basis of the Don State Public Library

May 27, 2014, in Rostov-on-Don, opened a remote electronic reading room with access to resources of the Presidential Library on the basis of the Don State Public Library. The event was timed to coincide with the All-Russian Day of libraries and the campaign, "20 years on Pushkinskaya street," dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the opening of the new building of the Don State Public Library.

 

Events in the Volgograd regional center

May 25, 2014, the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library on the basis of the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Scientific Library hosted the events to mark the Day of Slavic Writing and Culture and the All-Russian Day of libraries.

Participants of the round table "Mysteries of Slavic writing" learned about the origins and the current state of the Slavic world, discussed the relevance of the literate writing. The panelists were: writer and ethnographer V. I. Gomulov, associate professor of the Volgograd State Agricultural University I. V, Yanovskaya, as well as students of the Volgograd Institute of Business and users of the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Scientific Library.

 

Acting Governor of the Tyumen Region V. V. Yakushev came to the Presidential Library with a working visit

May 23, 2014 the acting Governor of the Tyumen Region V. V. Yakushev came to the Presidential Library with a working visit. The visit took place in the period of participation of V. V. Yakushev in the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum.

V. V. Yakushev was offered a tour of the Presidential Library. He also had talks with Director General of the Presidential Library , A. P. Vershinin. The parties summed up the joint activities in the intervening period, agreed to organize joint events, to provide methodological support to the regions of the Urals, Siberia and the Far East in order to create digital content.

 

Presidential Library brings a new project to the Moscow region

May 23, 2014, the Moscow regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a meeting on the implementation of the project to create a digital library. The meeting was attended by more than 70 municipal libraries’ directors and their deputies. The project plan was presented by the specialists from the Presidential Library: Director for Information Resources of the Presidential Library E. D. Zhabko, Head of the Information Resources Formation and Processing, T. L. Maskhulia and Head of Users Service, L. D. Savelieva.

 

The V. G. Belinsky Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library opened an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library

May 20, 2014, an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the V. G. Belinsky Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library. The Presidential Library signed an agreement with the V. G. Belinsky Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library January 14, 2014.

 

Librarians of the Penza Region were presented the resources of the Presidential Library

One session of the training courses for the staff of rural libraries, which took place in the M. Yu. Lermontov Penza Regional Library from 12 to 17 May, was devoted to the practice of use of electronic resources of major Russian libraries. At the lab, rural librarians learned about the structure of the website of the Presidential Library, the registration procedure, learned to search, order and view books and other materials. Librarians appreciated the opportunities to use audiovisual materials such as video lectures , virtual tours and multimedia projects at school lessons.

 

Conference - webinar "Kronstadt and Sevastopol - the cities of naval glory of Russia"

May 20, 2014 the Presidential Library hosted the conference-webinar, "Kronstadt and Sevastopol - the cities of Russian naval glory."

For several years, the Presidential Library has been actively developing cooperation with the Navy of the Russian Federation. The Presidential Library maritime collections are being built up through the resources of the Central Naval Library, the Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union N. G. Kuznetsov Naval Academy.

 

A cooperation agreement with the Administration of Tomsk Region signed

May 22, 2014 the governor of the Tomsk Region S. A. Zhvachkin arrived to the Presidential Library a working visit. The governor had a tour of the Presidential Library. An agreement on cooperation between the Presidential Library and the Tomsk Regional Administration was signed. The governor of the Tomsk Regiona had talks with Director General of the Presidential Library A. P. Vershinin, during which they discussed the prospects of cooperation between the Presidential Library and Tomsk region, including the development of regional content.

 

Lesson of knowledge about the Victory

May 6, 2014, as part of the series of events, "The Russian State: Past and Present," the M. Lermontov Penza Regional Library held a lesson of knowledge timed to the anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War.

Students were demonstrated the ways of working in a remote electronic reading room of the Presidential Library. With great pleasure children flipped through the pages of e-books, which preserve the history of the Great Patriotic War, saw Soviet literature of the war years, and also looked at manuscripts and early printed books.

 

Presidential Library Regional Offices’ Management guest meeting in Tyumen

The Presidential Library has been working to develop a network of regional offices. It has already signed agreements with the heads of 33 subjects of the Russian Federation on the procedure for the establishment and operation of regional branches. A branch in the Tyumen region is successfully functioning as a pilot project. During the preliminary stage, 24 regional centers and 73 electronic reading rooms with access to the resources of the Presidential Library were created.

 

Training seminar for librarians from educational institutions of the Penza Region

April 23, the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted another seminar for librarians from educational institutions of the region. Presidential Library representatives told school librarians about the library’s resources as well as about the structure and functionality of its website. In the practical part of the workshop, participants learned how to use the advanced search to find different documents.

 

Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted an event to mark the 450th anniversary of book printing in Russia

April 17, 2014, the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted an event timed to the 450th anniversary of book printing in Russia. The event was attended by pupils of 8 "B" grade, school № 12 in Penza. Students learned what the book, which was the first in the history of Russian typography, looks like from the artistic and technical side.

 

Round table "Russian language and contemporary socio-cultural space"

"Russian language and contemporary socio-cultural space" round table took place April 16, 2014 in the Sakhalin Regional Universal Scientific Library in the framework of inter-regional theoretical and practical conference, "Libraries in the socio-cultural policy of the state." The initiator of the roundtable was a regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the Sakhalin Regional Universal Scientific Library.

 

The Boris Yeltsin Presidential Library took part in the XI International Book Forum "Russian West" in Pskov

April 16, 2014, a leading researcher of the scientific department of the Presidential Library R. A. Gimadeev made a video presentation at the International Dialogue "Borderland Culture" in the framework of the International Book Forum "Russian West". Report was devoted to cross-border cooperation in the field of preservation of Russian culture.

 

The Presidential Library develops cooperation with Sevastopol

April 9-10, 2014 a specialist of the department for branches of the Presidential Library, A. A. Razdolgin came to Sevastopol on a working visit . April 9 he had meetings in the P. S. Nakhimov Black Sea Higher Naval Order of the Red Star School. He had talks with the acting Chief of the PS Nakhimov Black Sea Higher Naval Order of the Red Star School, I. V. Smolyak, Deputy Chief of the College on scientific and methodological work A. P. Grinkevich, Deputy Head of the school to work with staff, head of the department A. N. Paliy. There was an inspection of the school’s museum and library.

 

Digitization of documents from regional sources

April 15, 2014 in Tambov, the scanning operations under the state contract of the Presidential Library were completed. Mobile group of the "Elar" corporation has done a large scope of work to scan book monuments. The array of documents was difficult in all respects: many attachments, including maps of various formats, convolutes, ramshackle cover, different quality of paper, which required special attention when flipping the pages.

 

V. I. Lenin State Regional Scientific Library in Nizhny Novgorod opened an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library

April 9, 2014 an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the Public Legal Information Center of V. I. Lenin State Regional Universal Scientific Library in Nizhny Novgorod. The opening ceremony was attended by the Minister of Culture of the Nizhny Novgorod region, S. A. Gorin, representatives of the regional administration, of the Office of Special Communication and Information of the Federal Security Service, of N. I. Lobachevsky Nizhny Novgorod State University, of the library community in the region. The Presidential Library was represented by N. A. Nuzhina.

 

Agreements on cooperation have been signed

April 4, the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Don State Public Library (Rostov-on-Don). On the part of the Presidential Library the document was signed by the Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev, on behalf of the Don State Public Library – by its Director E. M. Kolesnikov.

 

Regional Centre of access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened in Salekhard

April 2, 2014 in Salekhard opened a regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library at the National Library of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous District. The opening ceremony was attended by government representatives, administration of Salekhard, library and archival community. The Presidential Library was represented by Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev. Director of the Department of Culture of Yamal, E. E. Koltunov expressed gratitude to District Governor D. N. Kobylkin for the assistance in opening of the regional center.

 

Seminars on the capacities of the Presidential Library held in Krasnoyarsk

In March, the remote electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened on the basis of the State Universal Scientific Library of Krasnoyarsk Krai hosted the seminars which cover resource and service capabilities of the Presidential Library.

 

The Presidential Library for students

During school holidays, the M. Yu. Lermontov Penza Regional Library held a series of events for students of secondary schools NN 68 and 67. March 26, 27 and 28 the employees of the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library told the students about the resources of the Presidential Library, showed the possibilities of using its portal. Children were especially interested in browsing digitized books.

 

Moscow regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosts an exhibition

From February 11 to April 6, 2014, the Moscow regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, runs the exhibition "The image of the Virgin. Icons of the 16th - early 19th centuries. Reproductions from the collection of the State Historical Museum." The exhibition opened a series of activities that will be conducted by the N. K. Krupskaya Moscow Regional State Scientific Library together with the State Historical Museum in the framework of a cooperation agreement in 2014.

 

In the P. A. Stolypin Volga Institute of Management is opened the ERR with access to the resources of the Presidential Library

March 26, 2014 in the branch of the Ranepa – the P. A. Stolypin Volga Institute of Management opened electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

The event was held in the framework of a cooperation agreement between the Presidential Library and Volga Institute of Management, signed on February 27, 2013. The Electronic Reading Room is located in the room, Library and Information Center of the Institute.

 

The Presidential Library at the National Book Fair "Books of Russia"

March 26, 2014 in Moscow took place the grand opening of the national exhibition "Books of Russia". The main exponent of the exhibition was the joint stand of the "National Library of Russia", where for the first time in the history of book exhibitions were united the Russian State Library, the National Library of Russia and the Presidential Library.

The stand was attended by the director of the Moscow regional center of access to the resources Presidential Library P. S. Tishchenko.

 

The Presidential Library Has Participated in Scientific Conference

On March 18, 2014, the Presidential Library in video conference mode took part in "Public Legal Information Centers: New Challenges, New Stage of Development" regional scientific and applied conference from "Power. Population. Library" series.

The conference was prepared and carried out by the State Committee on Culture of Pskov and Pskov Region Universal Scientific Library. The representatives of the state and municipal authorities, the libraries, Pskov region government institutions and non-governmental organizations, and legal information centers attended the conference.

 

Seminar on the methodology and practice of forming digital content of the Presidential Library held in Kemerovo

18-20 March 2014 on the basis of the V. D. Feodorov Kemerovo Regional Scientific Library is held the interregional seminar "Methods and practice of forming digital content of the Presidential Library". The seminar is conducted by specialists of the Presidential Library – A. V. Shibalovich and M. Y. Smirnova.

 

The access to the resources of the Presidential Library opened at the Vladimir Regional Scientific Library

March 13, 2014 in the Vladimir Regional Scientific Library was opened an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The opening was held in the framework of information view-show "Books in the format 2014. Spring quarter". The exhibition is traditionally held four times a year, and it presents both print and electronic library resources.

 

Training course “Electronic Content of the Presidential Library to schoolchildren, studying history”

March 12 at the Penza regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library was held a training seminar, which was attended by students of secondary school № 64. The event was dedicated to the 150th anniversary of judicial and county reforms.

Regional Center specialists prepared an exhibition featuring the works of the pre-revolutionary and contemporary publications on the history of county and judicial reform in 1864. Among the book, presented in the exhibition, it should be noted first published in 1911-1914 a four volume of B. B. Veselovsky "History of zemstvo for 40 years", a veritable encyclopedia of the district councils, in all its diversity, as well as work by N. Evgrafov "The twenty-five activity of zemstvo institutions of the Penza province. 1865-1889 years".

 

State Duma deputy T. V. Pletneva visited the Tambov Regional Centre for access to the resources of the Presidential Library

March 6, 2014 in the Tambov Regional Center for access to the resources of the Presidential Library in the framework of the project "Dialog education" took place the meeting of students of Law Institute of the Tambov State Technical University, the Tambov branch of the Russian New University with the Deputy of the State Duma T. V. Pletneva.

 

Opening of an electronic reading room of the Presidential Library in Yugra

March 4, 2014 in Khanty-Mansiysk was held a grand opening of electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The opening ceremony was attended by Director of the Department of Culture of the region N. M. Kaznacheeva. The Presidential Library was presented by Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev.

 

Workshop of regional centers’ heads will be held in Tyumen

The Presidential Library informs that a workshop of heads of regional centers to access resources of the Presidential Library will be held April 21-25, 2014 in Tyumen. Preparations for the meeting are carried out by specialists of the Presidential Library and its branch under the support of the administration of the Tyumen Region.

 

The Day of the Arctic at the Presidential Library

February 28, 2014 the Presidential Library hosted the conference webinar "Day of the Arctic in the Presidential Library" which has already become traditional. The Presidential Library brought together teachers and students from St. Petersburg universities: A. I. Herzen Russian State Pedagogical University, Russian State Hydro-meteorological University, St. Petersburg State Marine Technical University, Admiral S. O. Makarov State University of Sea and River Fleet, National University of mineral resources "Gorny", St. Petersburg State University, State Polar Academy, as well as representatives of public organizations of St. Petersburg and regional offices in St. Petersburg.

 

An exhibition opened in the Volgograd regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library

The exhibition "Telephone in the history of Tsaritsyn-Stalingrad-Volgograd" opened February 27, 2014, in the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library on the basis of the M. Gorky Volgograd Regional Universal Scientific Library. The exhibition displays archival documents, photographs, fragments of periodicals and exhibits.

 

Grand opening of an electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library

February 25, the N. A. Nekrasov Yaroslavl Regional Scientific Library opened a remote electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library. The opening ceremony was attended by representatives of the Government of the Yaroslavl Region, regional cultural institutions, museums’ and archives’ staff, librarians, teachers and students of higher educational institutions of the region.

 

Training course "E-content of the Presidential Library – for students studying history"

February 25, the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted an event to mark the 150th anniversary of the Great Reforms of Alexander II. Prerevolutionary works and contemporary publications on the history of Zemstvo and judicial reform of 1864 were displayed at the exhibition organized by the specialists of the regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library.

 

An agreement signed with the V. I. Lenin State Regional Universal Scientific Library in Nizhny Novgorod

February 24, 2014 the Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the V. I. Lenin State Regional Universal Scientific Library in Nizhny Novgorod. Opening of the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library is scheduled for April 9.

 

Working meeting as part of the Public Hearings in the Tambov regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library

February 19, the Tambov regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a working meeting of representatives of the authorities within the public hearings "Public Uitlity: Problems and Solutions." Urgent problems of the utility were discussed in the Naryshkin Hall, where the Administration Head of Tambov region O. I. Betin met the deputy of the State Duma M. Yu. Nazarova , chairman of the Regional Duma A. V. Nikitin, Deputy Governor of the Tambov region N. M. Perepechin, Head of the Administration of Tambov A. F. Bobrov, head of the city of Uvarovo, chairman of the Council of municipalities of the Tambov region A. Yu. Kuznetsov.

 

The I. S. Nikitin Voronezh Regional Universal Scientific Library opened an electronic reading room

February 14, 2014, the I. S. Nikitin Voronezh Regional Universal Scientific Library held commemorative events to mark the 150th anniversary of the library. The event was attended by Governor of the Voronezh region A. V. Gordeev; Chairman of the Voronezh Regional Duma V. I. Klyuchnikov; Head of the Culture and Archives regional department E. N. Ishchenko; Head of the Natural Resources and Environment regional department A. F. Karjakin; Head of the Department of Culture of the Voronezh city administration I. P. Chukhnov; Leninsky district council head of administration of the city of Voronezh S. Y. Korolev; President of the Russian Library Association, Deputy Director General of the National Library of Russia V. R. Firsov; Director General of the State Public Historical Library of Russia, M. D. Afanasyev; chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Library O. G. Lasunsky; Metropolitan of Voronezh and Liskinkoye Sergius.

 

Transbaikal Regional Center of access to resources of the Presidential Library participated in the Fair "2014 Entrant"

From 13 to 15 February, specialists of the Transbaikal regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library participated in the V Interregional Fair "2014 Entrant," organized at the exhibition center "Transbaikal." The main purpose of the exhibition was to provide a comprehensive information about educational institutions of the Trans-Baikal Territory and other regions, help university entrants to determine the area of their future professional activity, to estimate the extent of its demand in the labor market.

 

Regional centers of access to the resources of the Presidential Library: professional tandem and guidelines for the future

February 12, 2014 Tambov and Volgograd regional centers of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, under the support of the Office of Culture and Archives of the Tambov Region and the Ministry of Culture of the Volgograd Region held an online round table " The librarian the year of culture." The topic "The librarian the year culture" is due to the need to improve the status of librarians and libraries’ authority as information centers that provide access to valuable resources of the society.

 

Training seminar for librarians of educational institutions

February 12, specialists of the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library held a training seminar for librarians from the regional educational institutions. The workshop initiated cooperation between the regional center of access and the Penza Institute for Education Development. School librarians were told about electronic resources of the Presidential Library, as well as about the structure and functionality of the electronic website.

 

The Presidential Library website is freely accessible to all

Beginning February 2014, the program of computer literacy courses for pensioners and unemployed developed by the Penza regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library, includes studying the Presidential Library’s website. Pensioners learned about the resources of the Presidential Library, how to find the right material on the website, how to view the sources. They managed to browse some of the books.

 

Сooperation agreement with the administration of the Kronstadt district of St. Petersburg signed

February 7, 2014; in Kronstadt; the Presidential Library signed an agreement on cooperation with the administration of Kronstadt district of St. Petersburg. On the part of the Presidential Library the document was signed by the Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev, and on behalf of the district administration – by the Head of Administration T. V. Mescheryakov. The signing ceremony was attended by representatives of the administration of the Kronstadt district of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad naval base, leaders of Kronstadt cultural institutions, experts of the “Information and methodical center" of Primorsky district of St. Petersburg, heads of Kronstadt libraries, local historians and historians of the city.

 

"E-content of the Presidential Library - a unique information resource" training held in Penza

February 6, the M. Yu. Lermontov Penza Regional Library held an educational training "E-content of the Presidential Library - a unique information resource" timed to the 90th anniversary of the first Constitution of the USSR. Specialists of the electronic reading room with access to the resources of the Presidential Library explained in detail how to use the website. The participants learned to independently find books, viewed the constitution of different years, including the Constitution used by all the Russian presidents to take their oath. Also the website contains a collection which covers the Penza region.

 

Videoconference “70th anniversary of the most important 1944 battles - the spiritual and moral resource of patriotic education of today’s youth"

February 5, 2014 the Volgograd regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library hosted a regular video conference on the Battle of Stalingrad. Partners in organizing and conducting the scientific and practical video conference "70th anniversary of the most important 1944 battles - the spiritual and moral resource of patriotic education of today’s youth" are: Resource Center of the federal system of patriotic education of the Russian State Military Historical and Cultural Center of the Government of the Russian Federation on the basis of the Volgograd Academy of professional development and retraining of educators, GBUK NSO "Novosibirsk Regional Youth Library" and GBU NSO "Youth House".

 

"Olympic class" was held in Tomsk Regional Center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library

January 31, the staff of the Tomsk Regional Center of access to the resources Presidential Library held the "Olympic class" as part of the nationwide library action.

The lesson participants were students of Tomsk Forestry College and other users of the electronic reading room at the regional center.

This lesson for young people was held under the motto of the Sochi Olympics "Hot. Winter. Yours" on the initiative of the organizing committee of the Olympic Games "Sochi - 2014" and the Russian Library Association.

 

Training at the Presidential Library

27 and 30 January 2014, Head of the Omsk regional center of access to the resources of the Presidential Library Yu. V. Tishkov visited the Presidential Library.

He held working meetings with experts of the Presidential Library. During the talks the sides discussed joint projects for 2014, the organization of a remote electronic reading room.

Cooperation between the Presidential Library and the A. S. Pushkin Omsk State Regional Scientific Library has been developing since 2009.

 

Agreement with the Far Eastern State Research Library signed

December 30, 2014 the Presidential Library and the Far Eastern State Research Library signed an agreement on cooperation. On behalf of the Presidential Library the document was signed by the Deputy Director General S. M. Makeev, and on behalf of the Far Eastern State Research Library – by its Director General T. Yu. Yakub.

 

Presentation of the Presidential Library’s resources

January 25, 2014, in the territory of school № 246 of the Primorsky district, took place a joint field meeting of the Russian National Committee of ICOMOS and UNESCO Chair for the conservation of urban and architectural monuments.

The meeting was attended by representatives of Russian and foreign ICOMOS national committees, heads of Russian and foreign regional offices of UNESCO Chair for the Conservation of urban and architectural monuments, representatives of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, the High Command of the Navy of the Russian Federation, St. Petersburg Administration, Education Committee under the Administration of St. Petersburg and the Primorsky district of St. Petersburg. On behalf of the Presidential Library the event was attended by the Deputy Director General of the Presidential Library S. M. Makeev and project coordinator of the Presidential Library A. A. Razdolgin.

 

The Presidential Library signed a cooperation agreement with the Law Faculty of the M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University

January 24, 2014, on the eve of the 259th anniversary of the founding of M. V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, the Faculty of Law hosted a ceremonial signing of a cooperation agreement between the faculty and the Presidential Library. On behalf of the Presidential Library the agreement was signed by the Director General, Doctor of Law, Professor A. P. Vershinin, and on behalf of the Faculty of Law – by the Dean, Doctor of Law, Professor A. K. Golichenkov. The purpose of the agreement was the establishment of a framework for cooperation in the field of librarianship, the use of libraries’ potential in the interests of national and international science, culture and education, including legal one, in the disclosure of cultural heritage, creation and maintenance of a single information space.

 

Moscow Region Governor A. Yu. Vorobyov has visited Moscow Regional Center of access to resources of the Presidential Library

January 22, 2014, Moscow Region Governor A. Yu. Vorobyov made a working visit to Pushkin district. One of the sites visited by the governor was the Library and Information Center, where he was told about the work of the Moscow regional center of access to resources of the Presidential Library. Later, in the conference hall of the regional center, the governor held a working meeting, which was attended by Minister of Culture of Moscow Region O. A. Rozhnov, Deputy Minister of Culture of Moscow Region S. N. Gorushkina, head of the municipal district of Pushkin A. I. Kuzmenkov, director of the N. K. Krupskaya Moscow Regional State Scientific Library.

 

Cooperation development

Since the beginning of 2014, the Presidential Library has signed a number of cooperation agreements with regional libraries: January 13 - with the Saratov Regional Universal Scientific Library, January 14 - with the V. G. Belinsky Sverdlovsk Regional Universal Scientific Library, 16 January - with the I. S. Nikitin Voronezh Regional Universal Scientific Library, 21 January - with the Kostroma Regional Universal Scientific Library and the State Library of Yugra.

 

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