The Library of the Institute is a structural unit and a branch service department of the M. Maksymovych Scientific Library of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv.
In 1992, the library began functioning in the facility at the address: 36/1 Illenko st., as well as the educational building of the Institute of International Relations.
The library is structurally subdivided into the delivery desk and the reading room of the Institute of International Relations.
The total area of the library is 1317 sq.m. and includes two delivery desks, the computer room, the cabinet of electronic documentation and the book depository.
Annually the delivery desk provides services to about4 a thousand readers that visit it about 6,5 thousand times. Every year 8,5 thousand books are borrowed.
There are computers in rooms of the library which are provided for readers’ use of the e-catalogue of the Library of the Institute of International Relations.
The book stock of the library accounts for approximately 114 thousand copies of scientific and educational literature for the students of the Institute.
The friendly team consisting of eight members is responsible for the Library’s operation.
The Director of the Library is Lilia Vashchenko
Skilled employees of The Processing Division who have long-term working experience effectively render library, bibliographic and information support services to lecturers and students of the Institute of International Relations.
Natalia Katkova, the librarian of the second category, has an overall library experience is 43 years. She has been working at the Institute since its inception.
Lidiya Nosar, the librarian of NL, has 25 years of library experience
We quarterly inform our readers of new documents (books, magazines, electronic copies) in our collection of new documents (newsletters), which provides users with the opportunity to find the novelties.
For scientific and educational purposes of lecturers and students on the site of the library, there is an opportunity to use access information resources and databases.
Lecturers, PhD students, students of the ICO department as well as students from other faculties of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and readers from other institutions of the city can satisfy their library requests in a hall with 120 places. The staff of the IIR reading room helps an average of 14,000 per year (visiting).
For many years, over 38, the bibliographer of NL, Tamara Lukashevych, has been an indispensable leader in the world of knowledge for many generations of future international specialists.
Svitlana Titkova, NL bibliographer, the general experience of library work - more than 35 years
The staff of the reading room organizes thematic and informative book exhibitions for mass events, seminars and conferences held in the walls of our Institute, sensitive and attentive to the most complex requests of readers.
Natalia Franchuk, bibliographer of the first category, the overall library experience is more than 20 years
Larysa Momot, bibliographer of the first category, the overall library experience is more than 30 years
Valentyna Kovalyets, NL bibliographer, the overall library experience is more than 18 years
We are waiting for you!
36/1, Illenka st.
Contact phone numbers: 044 481 44 11, 044 481 44 42
Working hours: Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, Sunday – days off
Lunch break: 13.00 -14.00
Sanitation Day: the last Friday of the month. The library does not service readers