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Interlibrary loan and documents delivery reading room

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1st floor, room 164

The reading room has a service for proving documents by individual and interlibrary loan, access to the deposit collection and electronic information resources.

Individual loan

Employees of public authorities and management, candidates and doctors of sciences, scientific degree seekers, postgraduates, employees of research institutes and industrial enterprises engaged in research and development, teachers of higher, secondary specialized and general education institutions who have a reader’s ticket of library and live in Minsk can use an individual loan.

Documents from the Library's collections are issued for temporary use on a paid basis according to the Price List of paid services.

The procedure of user service of individual loan

Interlibrary loan

Interlibrary loan service is provided to the collective users: republican and foreign libraries and information agencies, and individual users, who has a reader’s ticket of the library.

The documents of the library are issued to the readers through the interlibrary loan system (non-library type entities get the documents of the library on the ground of an agreement for library services) and at the request of individual and collective users, the library documents are ordered from other libraries of Belarus and foreign counties if these library documents are missing in the library.

The procedure for servicing users with interlibrary loan and documents delivery 

Deposit Collection

The deposit collection comprises more than 70,000 copies.

The open part of the deposit collection is presented by educational, fine literature, and by periodicals for leisure. Users search for information on their own.

The closed part contains educational and scientific literature of all branches of knowledge. Documents are given by the librarian on duty on the request of the user and presentation of a library card. Deposit collections can be used by the library users who have reader’s ticket.

Electronic information resources

Additional services:

  • photocopying and scanning of fragments of printed editions;
  • copying of information from databases onto users’ data media;
  • printing of electronic information.

Opening hours:

Monday – Thursday: 10.00 am – 7.00 pm;
Friday: 10.00 am – 6.00 pm;
Days off: Saturday, Sunday.

Summer time:
Monday – Thursday: 10.00 am – 6.00 pm;
Friday: 10.00 am – 5.00 pm;
Days off: Saturday, Sunday.


Librarian on duty
Tel.: (+375 17) 293 27 10 (internal number 77 10), (+375 17) 293 27 08 (internal number 77 08)
Head of the department
Tel.: (+375 17) 293 27 12 (internal number 77 12)
Head of the Interlibrary Loan and Electronic Delivery Section
Теl.: (+375 17) 293 27 14 (internal number: 77 14)
Head of the Individual Loan Section
Теl.: (+375 17) 293 27 13 (internal number: 77 13)