Outlines of our world: Recent acquisitions of the Presidential Library

20 September 2018

"…In the course of 18th - 19th cc. the key objective of the Hydrographic Service was the creation of detailed and accurate maps and sailing directions for the seas, washing the shores of Russia, large rivers and lakes, to ensure the safety of ships and vessels... " - reads the 4-volume book “The History of the Hydrographic Service of the Russian Navy” (1997), which has recently become available on the portal of the Presidential Library.

Presidential Library spotlights the development of the historical science at Russian universities

19 September 2018

University traditions of higher historical education was the theme of the video lecture of the "Knowledge of Russia" series. The event initiated by the Far Eastern Federal University within the Cooperation Agreement between the Presidential Library and the Association of Leading Russian Universities took place in the Presidential Library on September 19, 2018. The video lecture brought together students of the humanities of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Region universities, while the Far Eastern Federal University students joined them via videoconferencing.

Discover Tula Region with the Presidential Library

19 September 2018

We keep on acquainting readers with the regions of our vast country. An individual collection of the Presidential Library spotlights Tula Region – a constituent entity of the Russian Federation, which is famous for pryaniks, samovars and weapons.

Chinese filmmakers have made a film about the Presidential Library

17 September 2018

People of Russia and China will see a documentary about the Presidential Library. In Russia the film shot by Chongqing filmmakers will be shown as part of the meeting of the Presidential Library cinema club, later it will be freely available on the portal of the institution. What is more, the film will be shown on the China Central Television on the national day of the People’s Republic of China to be marked on October 1, 2018. The announcement was made today on September 17, during the visit of the Chongqing People’s Government delegation to the building in Senate Square.