Periodicals and Electronic Resources Reading Room 

Over nearly 25 years of its existence, this reading room has gained special popularity among readers. You can always find relevant and up-to-date information in the pages of magazines and newspapers. Resources of the reading room comprise 78,000 items, or 500 titles of periodicals in all fields of knowledge and social life. The reading room has 3,124 permanent readers with total number of visits of 32,556 per year and 122,668 books in circulation. 

The following facilities are available to users of the reading room:

- 43 automated working places;

- Every computer is equipped with necessary software, electronic resources (including resources created and obtained by the Library and remote access resources) are available to users. 

- Electronic Library, created by the scientific library;

- RIEL (the Republican Interuniversity Electronic Library);

- UEL (National Center for Scientific and Technical Information JSC) United Electronic Library;

- Access to scientific electronic periodicals of Thomson Reuter and Elsevier on a free of charge basis under the National License. 

Users also have an opportunity to work with CDs stored in the library’s fund, and are also provided with all necessary textbooks and journals with electronic data storage devices.