Who can become a reader of the library?

Any citizen of Russia can become a reader of the library, irrespective of the place of residence.

How to register?

For the registration in the library you must have a passport with a mark of registration in the city of Vladimir.

If you do not have a permanent registration in the city of Vladimir, you can work in the reading room or obtain the necessary documents in a rental department.

Children up to 14 years are registered on the basis of the documents certifying the identity of one of the parents (legal representatives) and Guarantee (a librarian will give a form of Guarantee).

How many books can you take in a rental department?

At one time you have the opportunity to take 5 books.

For what period of time are books given?

Books are given to the readers for the term of up to two weeks.

How to prolong the period of use of books?

You can prolong the period of use of books when you either visit the library, over the telephone, or on our site with the help of service "To prolong the books on-line".

What to do if I lost or damaged a library book?

In case of loss or damage of the publication you can replace it with the same publication or other one recognized by the librarian equivalent.

Who can take on bail from the funds of the library? What documents can be taken on bail?

Valuable and expensive documents, reference books, rare literature which is in demand can be taken on bail.

Readers who do not have a permanent registration in the city of Vladimir can take the literature from the funds of the library only on bail.

What is the amount of the bail?

The amount of the bail is determined by the librarian who gives out the literature.

Can I leave my passport as bail?

You can’t leave your passport or other identity document as bail.

For what period of time are publications given on bail?

Publications are given to the readers on bail for the term of up to two weeks.

Is the amount of the bail repaid in full?

The bail is repaid to you in full.

In the case of long delay of the document received on bail (for more than three months) the publication is considered lost, the full amount of the bail is taken by the library and used to replace the lost document.

How to find out about the availability of documents in the library?

In the library there is electronic, as well as the card, alphabetical and systematic catalogues which include the whole library fund, and there is also systematic card index of articles, which reflects the articles from periodicals being subscribed by the library.

You can learn about subscribed magazines and newspapers from the consolidated list of periodicals.

Can I work with the network resources of the Internet in the library?

The library provides the access to the network resources of the Internet.

What to do if the book I need is absent in the library?

In case of absence of important documents in the library, you can take advantage of access to the electronic catalogue of the libraries of the Vladimir region, the consolidated catalogue of Russian libraries. This will allow to find out about the presence of the book in other libraries and its location. And in case of need you can order the book through interlibrary rental department.

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