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Source of knowledge: names and events. Based on the materials of the periodical press of 1963–1965 of the "NLB in Press"

24 Jan 2024

In the periodical press of this period, many publications by employees of the Lenin State Library appeared, which introduced the reader to the activities of the institution: methodological and bibliographic assistance to libraries of the republic, the release and distribution of library reference books through bookstores, interesting exhibitions; revealed the fund of rare ancient books.

To the 100th anniversary of the National Library of Belarus

"The Belarusian State Library named after V.I. Lenin is the largest book depository not only of the republic, but also of the country"

15 Sep 2023

We continue to get acquainted with the pages of the history of the National Library based on the materials of the database "NBB in the press". We have previously covered the activities of our institution in the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s. On the eve of the Libraries Day, which has been celebrated since 2001, we will make an excursion into the second half of the 1950s.

To the 100th anniversary of the National Library of Belarus

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

A meeting of the International Round Table “Libraries and Library Public Associations in the context of modernity” was held

18 Nov 2022

On November 18, a videoconference session was held at the International Round Table “Libraries and Library Public Associations in the context of modernity”, dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the National Library of Belarus, the 30th anniversary of the Belarusian Library Association and the 5th anniversary of the Library Association of Ugra.

To the 100th anniversary of the National Library of Belarus

The National Library's anniversary is being broadcast on Belarusian television!

16 Sep 2022

A number of events commemorating the centennial will take place in 2022. The exhibition project "Diamonds of the Century: from the library collection," the exhibition "100 rarities: from historical book collections to modern art books," the mobile photo exhibition "National Library of Belarus," the educational campaign "Biblionoch," and many other projects are among the most notable.

To the 100th anniversary of the National Library of Belarus

25 Interesting Facts About the National Library of Belarus

15 Sep 2022

“The Belarusian diamond, the treasury of knowledge, the keeper of the historical and cultural heritage, the republican information, scientific and socio–cultural center and the business card of Belarus”, as our readers called the library. Hundred thousand people nave visited our institution since it has been established. In the running up of the centenary we have something to surprise you with: here you have a top of interesting facts! Check yourself, how much do you know exactly?

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Events

Talent, Kindness, Service

24 May 2024

The book and illustrative exhibition "Talent, Kindness, Service", dedicated to the 180th anniversary of the birth of Russian artist Vasily Dmitrievich Polenov (1844–1927), runs from May 24 to July 1 in the Fine Arts reading room (room 306).

The Song has Wings

22 May 2024

The jubilee book exhibition "The Song has Wings", dedicated to the 120th anniversary of the birth of the Belarusian poet Adam Gerasimovich Rusak (1904–1987), takes place from May 22 to June 13 in the Belarusian Literature reading room (room 205).