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Scientific Library
Nina Sergeevna
Head of Scientific Library
Scientific Library of VNIGRI is one of the oldest libraries in the oil and gas industry. It contains most valuable specialized literature, collected since 1929. Total amount of scientific literature is more than 90 thousand units in the field of petroleum geology, stratigraphy, paleontology, geochemistry, and other sciences.
The Library has a unique edition of the founders of domestic and foreign geological science, full sets of journals such as "Oil Industry" (since 1920), "The Bulletin of Moscow Society of Nature Explorers" (since 1983), "Prospect of Mineral Resources" (since 1931), "AAPG Bulletin" (since 1926), "Oil & Gas Journal" (since 1931), special dictionaries, reference books, encyclopedias, atlases and maps.
Printed scientific works of VNIGRI’s scientists (five thousand units since 1930) are especially valuable.
There is a search system in the library (system of directories and cards) containing more than 7 million cards of the Russian and foreign literature, including roster of authors – VNIGRI’s scientists.
Basic tasks and functions:
  • Providing, informing and servicing the staff of the Institute with scientific literature
  • Indexing of incoming and outgoing print products
  • Organization of book exhibitions for conferences and meetings held at the Institute
  • Selection and provision of documents from the library
  • Search and selection of information on request, including using an electronic catalog
  • Making reference lists on request
  • Photocopying of documents.