Scientific Library of Almazov National Medical Research Centre
Working hours: Monday-Friday 9:00-18:00
Address: 2 Akkuratova street (6th floor), St. Petersburg
Contacts: +7 (812) 702-37-70
Scientific library of the Centre is a modern informational centre, providing access to networks, printed and electronic sources of information and data bases.
Information capacity potential of the scientific library comprises more than 2 thousand copies of different kinds of publications of XIX– beginning XXI century: books, journals, documents on CDs. Annually accession comprises more than 300 copies of books, and about 78 subscriptions for home and foreign periodicals. Library fund is refilling also due to the gifts of the personnel of the Centre and due to sponsor support of such companies like Schering Plough, Olympus Rus and others. Scientific Library is the part of the National Electronic Information Consortium, whereby our library is provided with a variety of electronic resources for last 2 years.
Along with traditional publications the library collects on-line encyclopedia funds, monographies, and eBooks. Currently we build and develop own full-text electronic library which will include books, journal articles and other materials.
Our library has the access to the world leading electronic resources and data bases, accessible through the net that let to get the most modern scientific information about all orthogenics.
The library constantly aims to increase the amount of readers – doctors, students, PhD candidates and students. High attention is given to the creation of conditions for their creative and effective work.
21 working places in a cozy reading hall, 17 computer-aided working places, copy machines, personnel consultancies about work organization in search systems and data bases, help in search and choice of necessary documents are available for the readers of the Centre. Besides, in the library there is a conference hall equipped with up-to-date and original in its designer approach that can be used as a reading hall as well.