Main country Library. (1986)

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Director: Tyapkin F.

Script writers: Nechaev Yu.

Operators: Oljshevskaya E.


Sightseeing tour of the State Library of Lenin with a story about the main activities of the library.

Institutions of science | Cultural Institutions | Literature

Science | Culture and Arts

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Pashkov House, the oldest building of the library.

The inscription above the entrance to the Rumyantsev Museum.

Portrait of NP Rumyantsev.




Opens registration book.

Record Lenin.

Book VI Lenin, "The Development of Capitalism in Russia".

Notes of Lenin.

The corridors of the library.

Top view of the reading room.

Pashkov House.

The camera switches to the main library building.

Chronicle of the Great Patriotic War:

Aircraft over the city.

Anti-aircraft gunners.

Anti-tank obstacles.

Patrol the streets.

On the way to carry the balloon.

Residents of Moscow.


View from the window.


Visitors descend and ascend the stairs.

Library Catalogues.

Librarians take orders.

Sort orders.

Selection of literature in the main store.

Delivery orders for pneumatic system.

Issuing orders to readers.

People work in the reading rooms.

Translation Literature in microfilm.

Creative evening.

Museum of books, valuable exhibits.

Collection lifetime editions D.Bruno. H.Shedel, "World Chronicle". D.Aligeri, "The Divine Comedy".

Pliny the Elder, "Natural History."

Figure under a magnifying glass.







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Old books, first editions.

Radishchev "Journey from St.

Petersburg to Moscow", the first edition.

Lifetime editions of Pushkin's novel "Eugene Onegin".

The first editions of the works of Russian classics.

The first publication of scientific works of Russian scientists.

The first translation of "Capital" K.G.Marksa.

Storage of archival documents.

Ancient prayer book with illustrations.

Novgorod diploma.

Pages manuscripts.

The manuscripts of famous Russian writers. "Lay."

A selection of books for the exhibition.

Works of Lenin.

Issues of "Izvestia".

Restoration workshop.

Experts restore books.

Meeting bibliography.

Thematic editions.

Library publishing collective. "The history of pre-revolutionary Russia in the diaries and memoirs."

Computer operators create an electronic catalog.

Readers prescribed literature librarians.

The main staircase of the library.

View of the stairs from the gallery.

Main entrance.