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Open Days of the NLB Virtual Reading Room

Open Days of the NLB Virtual Reading Room
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The library hosted a series of online seminars for Belarusian libraries on October 12, 14 and 16.

The seminars were organized to attract the attention of library staff and managers to the use of the world's best electronic information resources in library services. Their rich content and functional capabilities were introduced to the audience by Marina Rudakovskaya, Head of the Corporate Interaction Department, and Daria Rimsha, Department Specialist. At the final seminar, Andrey Sokolov, EBSCO Development Director, acted as an invited speaker.

Representatives of more than 40 organizations took part in the seminars every day: public, scientific, university and school libraries, institutes for advanced training and retraining.

The key topic of the seminars was the algorithms for using electronic databases in distance education and remote library services, as well as the benefits of a corporate subscription to licensed information resources.

A series of seminars were held under the auspices of the Belarusian Council of Libraries for Information Interaction.

We invite libraries of Belarus to cooperate in the framework of the Virtual Reading Room of the National Library of Belarus!

Corporate Interaction Department


"Belarusian Nightingale": a new virtual exposition dedicated to the 135th anniversary of the birth of Zmitrok Byadulya

7 May 2021

We present a new section of the virtual project "On the Waves of Time throughout Life", implemented by the National Library of Belarus, the State Museum of the History of Belarusian Literature, the Belarusian State Archive-Museum of Literature and Art and the magazine "Maladost" dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the formation of the literary association "Maladnyak".

To the 100th Anniversary of “Maladnyak

The Great Patriotic War in Fiction

6 May 2021

On May 9, our country celebrates a landmark holiday – Victory Day. A book exhibition "The Great Patriotic War in Fiction", organized together with the National Archives of the Republic of Belarus is timed to this event.

Book exhibitions

A very brief history of the beatniks

5 May 2021

60 years ago, at a poetry evening at the Town Hall Theater in Berkeley, a poem was read from the stage that changed American literature, and then the whole world – "Howl" by Allen Ginsberg. But is there really a need for a reason to write about this very important period in literature? The Beat period not only made modern poetry the way we see it, but even influenced music. Today we take a look at the history of the beat generation – in dates, numbers, faces and the most important aspects. Briefly and to the point.

Author's Point of View