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Visit the exhibition “Created for centuries”


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The exhibition “Created for the centuries”  at the Russian National Public Library for Science and Technology has become of great interest to the students of Moscow “College of Architecture, Design and Reengineering No. 26”.

For two weeks, the college groups have been visiting the exhibition where the history of architecture and architectural styles are presented; the students acquaint themselves with unique, often rare publications. The books of architectural projects by prominent architects from antiquity to nowadays draw teenagers’ attention and arouse intensive discussions.


The ceremony of the National Award «The Book of the Year-2021»


Award 01sOn September 23, 2021, the award ceremony of the National Award «The Book of the Year-2021» was held at The Other Stage of Sovremennik theatre in Moscow.

Dr. Yakov Shrayberg, Director of Research of the Russian National Public Library for Science and Technology, got the special diploma in HUMANITAS nomination as the author of the three-volume book «My Friend Katya Genieva», memoirs of the Great Librarians and Person of Culture.

For this publication, Dr. Yakov Shrayberg also got the special diploma of the RLA 9th All-Russia Competition «The Best Professional Book of the Year-2021» in the nomination «The Book in the Cultural Life of the Society». The results of the competition were announced on September 24, 2021, within the framework of the 34-th Moscow International Book Fair.

The team of the Russian National Public Library for Science and Technology compliments Yakov Leonidovich Shrayberg with these prestigious and well-deserved awards and wishes him further creative and professional success.

The book «My friend Katya Genieva» by Ya. L. Shraiberg was published


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04.08.2021 The book «My friend Katya Genieva» in three volumes by Yakov L. Shrayberg, RNPLS&T Academic Advisor, is published by «Pashkov House». The National Library Association «Libraries of the Future» and Russian National Public Library for Science and Technology facilitated prepublishing and publication.


Digital transformation in archives and libraries


RusArchRound Table «Digital transformation in archives and libraries: Current state and prospects”


On December 8, 2020, at 11:00 am, the round table “Digital transformation in archives and libraries: Current state and prospects” will be held. The Federal Archival Agency and Russian National Archive of Research and Engineering Documentation (RNARED) act as the round table organizers. The round table is to gather experts of the Federal Archival Agency and other federal archives and libraries. They are to discuss urgent problems of archival and library digitalization, legislative foundations of digitalization and current reality of the information market. Prof. Yakov L. Shrayberg, Dr. Sc. (Engineering), RNPLS&T Academic Advisor, is to deliver his paper “Transformation of copyright and the information market in modern realities”. Alexander S. Karaush, Cand. Sc. (Engineering), RNPLS&T Director General, will also present his paper “Library reality in IT. Modern requirement for specialists”.

Information support of ecological management


EcoInform smallExhibition «Information support of ecological management»


The exhibition «Information support of ecological management» is now open at RNPLS&T’s Reading Room for Ecology and Priorities in Science and Technology (Room 210). The exhibition will run from December 8 through January 30, 2021. The presented publications comprise the issues of new eco-technologies for sustainable development, digital technologies for ecological safety, ecological standards in industries, ecological rights, etc. Special attention is given to the economic aspects of environmental protection and procedures of federal and public ecological control.

The bibliography is available through the RNPLS&T’s website, see For users/Exhibitions  and Ecology section Thematic exhibitions.


All-Russian online conference "Libraries and Ecological Education: Theory and Practice"


EcoConfOn October 28, the All-Russia online conference (with international participation) “Libraries and Ecological Education: Theory and practice” was held. The Conference was organized by the RNPLS&T under the aegis of the World Professional Forum “The Book. Culture. Education. Innovations” (“Crimea”). V. I. Vernadsky Non-Government Ecological Foundation and “Libraries of the Future” National Library Association (NALF) were among the conference co-organizers.