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Reading Rooms of the Central Reference Library at the department of references and bibliography

How to find us:
Vozdvizhenka str., 3/5, Building A, Entrance 1, 2nd fl., room A-212
Opening hours:
Mon—Fri: 9:00—19:00
Sat: 9:00—19:00
+ 7 (495) 695-40-78
+ 7 (495) 622-85-48
+ 7 (495) 622-83-22

Here you can:

  • have access to all items of the Central reference and bibliographic stock (CRBS)
  • Use Digital Catalogue, card catalogues of the room and the corresponding department to access information on items from CRBS
  • refer to a bibliograpfer for operational advice on search and selection of sources, details and facts related to an item and subject-related selection of items
  • use items on display in reference rooms and those exhibited by the department
  • attend educational public events organised by the department: lectures, workshops, bibliographic reviews, excursions and exhibitions
  • retrieve the information on working hours of the library, the reference and bibliography rooms and forthcoming events
  • on approval of administrative personnel to bring and use unplugged devices with sounds switched off, such as laptops, voice recorders, audio players, audio and video devices (except CD and DVD players)
  • use library computers and software, reference and bibliographic sources, Digital Catalogue of RSL and data bases available on CDs or online in the self-service computer reference room


  • retrieve dedicated bibliographic and factual references and/or subject-related selection of sources based on the referential and bibliographic apparatus of RSL, in case a patron would like to outsource use of catalogues, reference and bibliographic sources
  • access the Web, licensed databases and digital copies of publications available from the IP-addresses of RSL according to license agreements
  • have dedicated subject-related consulting and advice on searching referential and bibliographic databases and Web sources
  • have items copied in accordance with 'The RSL Rule for providing copying, micro-copying and scanning services' (printed out or saved on an optic CD provided by RSL)

The full list of fee-based services of RSL

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