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Webinar Series on Cataloguing Documents in RSEC

Webinar Series on Cataloguing Documents in RSEC
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The Library hosted a webinar on the methodology and technology of cataloguing documents in Regional Consolidated Electronic Catalogues (RSEC) on October 12.

The issues of generating bibliographic records in BELMARC format, including the creation of authoritative access points and classification indices, for documents coming into the collections of RSEC member libraries were discussed at the event. The specialists of the National Library answered questions related to the creation of retrospective bibliographic records in the RSEC.


A total of 67 specialists from more than 50 libraries in the Brest, Viciebsk, Homiel, Hrodna, Minsk and Mahiliou regions participated in the webinar.

We would like to thank all the libraries for their active participation in the webinar!

Library and Information Technologies Department



The State Library of the BSSR named after Lenin is one of the largest cultural and educational institutions of the republic: based on the materials of the periodical press of the first half of the 1950s, the database "NBB in the press"

20 Jul 2023

In the 1950s of the last century, the State Library named after V.I. Lenin was tasked with organizing activities as a centre for interlibrary subscription, scientific, methodological and bibliographic work and the main base of library and bibliographic services for research work in the republic, as well as the central state book depository of the BSSR. Thus, the role of the library in ensuring the social and cultural development of the state and society was emphasized.

To the 100th anniversary of the National Library of Belarus